LACROSSE

Indoor & Outdoor — Boys & Girls

Gold Stick StandardsSylvania Recreation has been offering Youth Lacrosse programs to Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan residents since 1995. There are a variety of lacrosse programs available to your aspiring lacrosse player. Our indoor programs are held at Tam-O Shanter in the Fall and Winter months. The outdoor programs are held the beautiful Pacesetter Park. We are proud to offer coaches training, clinics and player camps throughout the year. Join us and help enhance your child’s interest in Lacrosse — the ‘Fastest Game on Two Feet’.


Date: January 7, 2017
Grades: 5th & 6th Boys / 7th & 8th Grade Boys
Time: 5th & 6th Grade Boys (5pm-6:30pm) / 7th & 8th Grade Boys (7pm-8:30pm)
Location: Field House @ Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: FREE
Deadline: January 6, 2017

For more detailed information, please contact Rob Mahon, (419) 882-1500 X227

2017 Sylvania Travel Lacrosse Season

Sylvania Travel Lacrosse Fee: $175 – (Uniform and Helmet Included)
Winter Indoor Training: Begins mid-January through mid-March (Date & Time TBD)

2017 Schedule & Tournament Information

*All Tournaments and Dates are subject to change*

  • North Coast Championship – May 20th (7th/8th) & May 21st (5th/6th)
  • Hudson LaxFest – May 7th (7th/8th) & May 6th (5th/6th)
  • OMSLA Championship – May 13th & 14th (7th/8th ONLY–Overnight stay REQUIRED)
  • Ohio Cup – June 3rd & 4th (5th/6th ONLY – Overnight stay REQUIRED)
Includes 4 weeks of lacrosse skill development and situational game play. Fall is a great time to refine your lacrosse skills and IQ thru fun and educational clinics. See you there!

Dates: Week of September 12 – October 3 (4 sessions)
2nd – 4th Grade Boys: Tuesday / 5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
5th – 8th Grade Boys: Tuesday / 6:30 pm – 7:20 pm
3rd – 8th Grade Girls: Tuesday / 5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
Location: Pacesetter Park
Fees: $40
Deadline: September 9
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Reversible lacrosse jersey, Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Reversible lacrosse jersey, Boys Lacrosse Stick, gloves, Sylvania Recreation will provide helmet (If needed. Please contact our office to arrange a fitting.)

Our boys & girls leagues and clinics offer experienced and non-experienced athletes an opportunity to get reps in a game or clinic setting. Participating in our programs is a great way to stay active and in lacrosse shape. Parent volunteers are needed to coach the teams, please consider volunteering.

Teams of approximately 14 players, will be organized based on the school that players attend – individual or team registrations are accepted. Elementary, Junior High and High School divisions are offered. There are no practices for this program.

Little Laxers Clinics will run six weeks and are instructed by area lacrosse coaches. Focus will be placed on proper fundamentals and skill development. For more information, contact our office at 419.882.1500.

Little Laxers Clinics (Boys & Girls)

Dates: October 25/26 – November 29/30 (6 sessions)
Girls (Grades 3 & 4): Tuesday 4pm — 4:50pm
Boys (Grades 2-4): Wednesday 4pm — 4:50pm
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $50
Boys Deadline: October 25
Girls Deadline: October 24
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Player must provide girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear.
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Player must provide boys Lacrosse stick & gloves. Sylvania Recreation will provide helmet.

5th thru 8th Grade Boys Leagues

Dates: October 22 – December 3 (8 games)
Games: Saturdays (possible weekdays)
Objectives: Skill Development / League Play
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $85 (individual) / $1020 (team)
Deadline: October 7
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Boys Lacrosse Stick, elbow pads, shoulder pads, gloves, protective cup, mouth-guard. Sylvania Recreation can provide helmet.

Additional Information:

  • Team Registrations must provide their own team jerseys.
  • Sylvania Recreation can provide helmets to participants if needed.
  • This is a developmental league. The first half of the season teams will partake in a 20 minute practice, followed by a 32 minute game.
  • The second half of the season will consist of (2) 23 minute halves with a running clock.

Junior High Girls League

Dates: October 17 – November 29
Girls: Mondays and/or Tuesdays (8 games)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $85 (individual) / $1020 (team)
Deadline: October 7
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear

Additional Information:

  • Team Registrations must provide their own team jerseys.
  • This is a developmental league. The first half of the season teams will partake in a 20 minute practice, followed by a 32 minute game.
  • The second half of the season will consist of (2) 23 minute halves with a running clock.

5th-8th Grade Girls Skill Development Clinic

Dates: October 25 – November 29
Time: 5pm-5:50pm
Girls: Mondays and/or Tuesdays (6 sessions)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $50
Deadline: October 16
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear

High School Boys & Girls Leagues

JV & Varsity divisions available. Teams will be divided by High School.

Dates: October 17 – November 29 (8 games)
Girls: Sundays (early afternoon Sunday / Monday evening)
Boys: Sundays (late afteroon Sunday / Tuesday evening)
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Boys Fees: $85 (individual) / $1020 (team)
Girls Fees: $85 (individual) / $1020 (team)
Deadline: October 7
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eye-wear
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Boys Lacrosse Stick, elbow pads, shoulder pads, gloves, protective cup, mouth-guard. Sylvania Recreation can provide helmet.

Lacrosse Club

The Sylvania Lacrosse Club is for Sylvania children who are interested in expanding their lacrosse knowledge and skill through a challenging, engaging, and fun learning environment. The Sylvania Lacrosse Club will help proper player development in a safe and positive atmosphere. The club will also place necessary emphasis on coach’s and parent education.

Grades: 5th – 8th
Fee: $40 — Includes Window Decal
Functions: Indoor Training Sessions, Specialized Clinics, Coaches Clinics and Other Lacrosse Related Activities
Practice: Thursdays (4 sessions), Begins October 27 / 4pm – 4:50pm
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Deadline: October 26

Our boys & girls leagues and clinics offer experienced and non-experienced athletes an opportunity to get reps in a game or clinic setting. Participating in our programs is a great way to stay active and in lacrosse shape. Parent volunteers are needed to coach the teams, please consider volunteering.

Teams of approximately 14 players, will be organized based on the school that players attend – individual or team registrations are accepted. Elementary, Junior High and High School divisions are offered. There are no practices for this program.

Little Laxers Clinics will run six weeks and are instructed by area lacrosse coaches. Focus will be placed on proper fundamentals and skill development. For more information, contact our office at 419.882.1500.

Little Laxers Clinics (Boys & Girls)

Dates: January 10 (girls) / January 11 (Boys) through February 14 (girls) / February 15 (Boys) (6 sessions)
Girls (Grades 3 & 4): Tuesday 4pm — 4:50pm
Boys (Grades 2-4): Wednesday 4pm — 4:50pm
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $55
Boys Deadline: January 10
Girls Deadline: January 9
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Player must provide girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear.
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Player must provide boys Lacrosse stick & gloves. Sylvania Recreation will provide helmet.

3rd thru 8th Grade Boys Leagues

Dates: January 7 – March 4 (8 games)
Games: Saturdays (possible weekdays)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $90 (individual) / $1080 (team)
Deadline: December 16
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Boys Lacrosse Stick, elbow pads, shoulder pads, gloves, protective cup, mouth-guard. Sylvania Recreation can provide helmet.

Additional Information:

  • Team Registrations must provide their own team jerseys.
  • Sylvania Recreation can provide helmets to participants if needed.
  • This is a developmental league. The first half of the season teams will partake in a 20 minute practice, followed by a 32 minute game.
  • The second half of the season will consist of (2) 23 minute halves with a running clock.

Junior High Girls League

Dates: Early January – Late February
Girls: Mondays and/or Tuesdays (8 games)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $90 (individual) / $1080 (team)
Deadline: December 16
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear

Additional Information:

  • Team Registrations must provide their own team jerseys.
  • This is a developmental league. The first half of the season teams will partake in a 20 minute practice, followed by a 32 minute game.
  • The second half of the season will consist of (2) 23 minute halves with a running clock.

5th-8th Grade Girls Skill Development Clinic

Dates: January 9 – February 13
Girls: Mondays and/or Tuesdays (6 sessions)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $55
Deadline: January 6
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear

High School Boys & Girls Leagues

Teams will be divided by high schools. JV & Varsity divisions available.

Dates: January 8 – February 19 (8 games)
Girls: Sundays (early afternoon Sunday / Monday evening)
Boys: Sundays (late afternoon Sunday / Tuesday evening)
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $90(individual) / $1080 (team)
Deadline: December 16
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear
Equipment (Boys) Needed: Boys Lacrosse Stick, elbow pads, shoulder pads, gloves, protective cup, mouth-guard. Sylvania Recreation can provide helmet.

Lacrosse Club

The Sylvania Lacrosse Club is for Sylvania children who are interested in expanding their lacrosse knowledge and skill through a challenging, engaging, and fun learning environment. The Sylvania Lacrosse Club will help proper player development in a safe and positive atmosphere. The club will also place necessary emphasis on coach’s and parent education.

Grades: 5th – 8th
Fee: $30 — Includes Window Decal
Functions: Indoor Training Sessions, Specialized Clinics, Coaches Clinics and Other Lacrosse Related Activities
When: Thursdays (Mid January – Mid February)
Time: 4pm – 4:50pm (5 sessions)
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Deadline: Mid January

Discover Lacrosse is for 2nd thru 8th grade boys & girls who want to try the game for the first time. Players will be introduced to lacrosse by local High School coaches, youth lacrosse coaches, and high school players. Participants will only need to bring gym clothes, tennis shoes or cleats and water.

Dates: March 4
Time: 6:30pm-8pm
Grade: 2nd – 8th Grade BOYS & GIRLS
Location: Tam-O-Shanter Field House
Fee: $35 (Lacrosse stick and ball included)
Limited Space: 30 Participant limit!
Deadline: February 24

Our program is open to all Sylvania Recreation District residents as well as non-residents. This program is suited for children of all ability levels. The philosophy is to promote a fun learning experience in an organized environment. With a desire to learn and practice, children should improve on the skills of the game from the beginning to the end of the season though sound coaching. Our volunteer coaches will place emphasis on teaching the fundamentals, working as a team and having fun.

Program Details: Games will be played at Pacesetter Park! This program is for boys who are currently enrolled in grades 3 &4. No prior experience is required for those interested in learning this exciting, fast paced game. Practices will begin in early April. Most games will be played on Sunday afternoons along with some weekday evening games. The season will consist of 8 games.

2nd Grade Boys – Learn to Play Lacrosse

Dates: April 2 – May 21
Grade: 2nd Graders
Location: Pacesetter Park
Games: Sunday at 12:00pm
Individual Resident Fee: $45 (late fee additional $10)
Individual Non-Resident Fee: $55 (late fee additional $10)
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Instructors: High School Lacrosse Coaches and Players.
Equipment Needed: Players should provide their own Lacrosse Stick & Gloves. If needed, we can loan you a helmet & gloves for the season.

This program will focus on all aspects of learning lacrosse, including: proper fundamentals and skill development.

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – April 1 & 2

3rd & 4th Grade Boys

Dates: April 2 – June 3
Grade: 3rd & 4th Graders
Location: Pacesetter Park
Games: Sunday afternoons (occasional weeknights or Saturdays possible)
Individual Resident Fee: $75 (late fee additional $10)
Individual Non-Resident Fee: $95 (late fee additional $10)
Team Fees: $1000
Deadline: March 17, 2017
Equipment Needed: Lacrosse Stick, Gloves, Mouth Guard, Shoulder Pads and Elbow Pads — We provide a game jersey to each player in the league and if needed, we can loan you a helmet for the season. Helmet and game jerseys must be returned at the end of the season.

This league will require one weekend of local travel. We will be collaborating with the Anthony Wayne and Perrysburg Youth Lacrosse programs.

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – April 1 & 2

5th thru 8th Grade Boys

Dates: April 2 – May 26
Grades: 5th thru 8th Graders
Location: Pacesetter Park
Games: Sunday afternoons (occasional weeknights & Saturdays possible)
Individual Resident Fee: $75 (late fee additional $10)
Individual Non-Resident Fee: $95 (late fee additional $10)
Team Fees: $1000 (5th & 5th Team Fee) / $1150 (7th & 8th Team Fee)
Deadline: March 17, 2017
Equipment Needed: Lacrosse Stick, Gloves, Mouth Guard, Shoulder Pads and Elbow Pads. We provide a game jersey to each player in the league and if needed, we can loan you a helmet for the season. Helmet and game jerseys must be returned at the end of the season.

This league will require one weekend of local travel. We will be collaborating with the Anthony Wayne and Perrysburg Youth Lacrosse programs.

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – April 1 & 2

Our program is open to all Sylvania Recreation District residents as well as non-residents. This program is suited for children of all ability levels. The philosophy is to promote a fun learning experience in an organized environment. With a desire to learn and practice, children should improve on the skills of the game from the beginning to the end of the season though sound coaching. Our volunteer coaches will place emphasis on teaching the fundamentals, working as a team and having fun.

Program Details: Games will be played at Pacesetter Park! This program is for girls enrolled in grades 5 – 8. No prior experience is required for those interested in learning this exciting, fast paced game. Practices will begin in early April. Most games will be played on Sunday afternoons along with some weekday evening games. The season will consist of 8 games.

3rd Grade Girls – Learn to Play Lacrosse

Dates: April 2 – May 21
Grade: 3rd Graders
Location: Pacesetter Park
Games: Sunday at 12:00pm
Individual Resident Fee: $45 (late fee additional $10)
Individual Non-Resident Fee: $55 (late fee additional $10)
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Instructors: High School Lacrosse Coaches and Players.
Equipment Needed: Players required to provide their own Lacrosse Stick & eye protection.

This program will focus on all aspects of learning lacrosse, including: proper fundamentals and skill development.

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – TBD

 

4th thru 8th Grade Girls

Dates: April 2 – May 26
Grades: 4th thru 8th Graders
Location: Pacesetter Park
Games: Sunday afternoons(also occasional weeknights)
Individual Resident Fee: $75 (late fee additional $10)
Individual Non-Resident Fee: $95 (late fee additional $10)
Team Fees: 4th, 5 & 6th ($1000) / 7th & 8th ($1150)
Deadline: March 17, 2017
Equipment Needed: Women’s Lacrosse Stick, Eye Protection and Mouth Guard

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – April 1 & 2