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 12, 2018
Grades: 5th & 6th Boys (Coach Eben Corron) / 7th & 8th Grade Boys (Robert Cripe)
Time: 5th & 6th Grade Boys (5pm-6:30pm) / 7th & 8th Grade Boys (6:30pm-8:00pm)
Location: The Sports & Exhibition Center @ Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: FREE (Fee if selected is $260, includes Spring outdoor season fee.)
Deadline: January 11, 2018

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

2018 Sylvania Travel Lacrosse Season

Sylvania Travel Lacrosse Fee: $185 – (Uniform and Helmet Included)
Winter Indoor Training: Begins mid-January through mid-March (Date & Time TBD)

2018 Schedule & Tournament Information

*All Tournaments and Dates are subject to change*

  • North Coast Championship – May 19 (7th/8th) & May 20 (5th/6th)
  • Hudson LaxFest – May 5 (5th/6th) & May 6 (7th/8th)
  • OMSLA Championship – TBD (7th/8th ONLY–Overnight stay REQUIRED)
  • Ohio Cup – June 2 & June 3 (5th/6th ONLY – Overnight stay REQUIRED)
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 11, 2018
Time: 1pm-3pm
Grade: All Ages BOYS & GIRLS
Location: Tam-O-Shanter Field House
Fee: $35 (Lacrosse stick and ball included)
Limited Space: 30 Participant limit!
Deadline: March 2, 2018

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 8 – May 14
Grade: 1st & 2nd Grade
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 23
Instructors: High School Lacrosse Coaches and Players.
Equipment Needed: Players should provide boys Lacrosse Stick & Gloves.

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

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – TBD

3rd & 4th Grade Boys

Dates: April 8 – May 20
Grade: 3rd & 4th Grade
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 16
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 a few weekends of local travel. We will be collaborating with many other community based Lacrosse programs in NW Ohio and SE Michigan.

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – TBD

5th thru 8th Grade Boys

Dates: April 8 – May 20
Grades: 5th thru 8th Grade
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 & 6th Team Fee) / $1150 (7th & 8th Team Fee)
Deadline: March 16
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 a few weekends of local travel. We will be collaborating with many other community based Lacrosse programs in NW Ohio and SE Michigan.

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – TBD

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 8 – May 14
Grade: 2nd & 3rd Grade
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 23
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 8 – May 20
Grades: 4th thru 8th Grade
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, 5th & 6th ($1000) / 7th & 8th ($1150)
Deadline: March 16
Equipment Needed: Women’s Lacrosse Stick, Eye Protection and Mouth Guard

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Lacrosse Appreciation Day – TBD
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!

Boys Dates: Early September – Late September (4 sessions)
Girls Dates: Mid September – Early October (4 sessions)
2nd – 4th Grade Boys: Thursday / 5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
5th – 8th Grade Boys: Thursday / 6:30 pm – 7:20 pm
2nd – 8th Grade Girls: Monday / 5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
Location: Pacesetter Park
Fees: $45
Boys Deadline: Early September
Girls Deadline: Early September
Equipment Needed (Girls) : Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear
Equipment Needed(Boys): 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)

Girls (Grades 2-4): Monday 4pm — 4:50pm, Late October – Late November
Boys (Grades 1-4): Wednesday 4pm — 4:50pm, Late October – Late November
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $50 (5 sessions)
Boys Deadline: Late October
Girls Deadline: Late October
Equipment Needed (Girls): Player must provide girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear.
Equipment Needed (Boys): Player must provide boys Lacrosse stick & gloves. Sylvania Recreation will provide helmet.

5th thru 8th Grade Boys Leagues

Dates: Mid October – Early December (8 games)
Games: Saturdays (possible weekdays)
Objectives: Skill Development / League Play
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $90 (individual) / $1080 (team)
Deadline: Early October
Equipment 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.

5th-8th Grade Girls Skill Development Program

Dates: Mid October – Early December
Time: 5pm-5:50pm
Girls: Mondays and/or Tuesdays (6 sessions)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $70
Deadline: Mid October
Equipment (Girls) Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear

Additional Information:

  • This is a developmental program. The program will consists of a 20 minute practice, followed by a 32 minute game each week.

High School Boys & Girls Leagues

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

Dates: Mid October – Late November
Girls: Sundays (early afternoon Sunday / Monday evening)
Boys: Sundays (late afteroon Sunday / Tuesday evening)
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Girls Fees: $90 (individual) / $1080 (team)
Boys Fees: $90 (individual) / $1080 (team)
Deadline: Early October
Equipment Needed (Girls) : Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eye-wear
Equipment Needed (Boys) : Boys Lacrosse Stick, elbow pads, shoulder pads, gloves, protective cup, mouth-guard. Sylvania Recreation can provide helmet.

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)

Girls (Grades 2-4): Mondays 4pm — 4:50pm, Early January – Mid February
Boys (Grades 1-4): Wednesdays 4pm — 4:50pm, Early January – Mid February
Location: The Sports & Exhibition Center @ Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $60
Boys Deadline: Early January
Girls Deadline: Early January
Equipment Needed (Girls): Player must provide girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear.
Equipment Needed (Boys) : Player must provide boys Lacrosse stick & gloves. Sylvania Recreation will provide helmet.

3rd thru 8th Grade Boys Leagues

Dates: Mid January – Mid March (8 games)
Games: Saturdays (possible weekdays)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $90 (individual) / $1080 (team)
Deadline: Mid December
Equipment 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.

5th-8th Grade Girls Skill Development Program

Dates: Early January – Early March
Time: 5pm-6pm
Girls: Mondays (8 sessions)
Objectives: Skill Development
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Fees: $90
Deadline: Early January
Equipment Needed: Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eyewear

Additional Information:

  • This program focuses on skill development and situational game play.
  • Skill clinics are a great way to refine your skills and IQ through fun, educational drills and simulated play.
  • This is a developmental program. The program will consists of a 20 minute practice, followed by a 32 minute game each week.

High School Boys & Girls Leagues

JV & Varsity divisions available. Teams will be divided by High School.
This format will allow for continued growth, player development, and integrity to the leagues

Dates: Early January (Girls) / Early January 9 (Boys)
Girls: Sundays (early afternoon Sunday / Monday evening)
Boys: Sundays (late afternoon Sunday / Tuesday evening)
Location: Tam-O-Shanter
Boys Fees: $90 (Individual) / $1080 (Team)
Girls Fees: $90 (Individual) / $1080 (Team)
Deadline: Mid December
Equipment Needed (Girls): Girls Lacrosse Stick & Protective Eye-wear
Equipment Needed (Boys): Boys Lacrosse Stick, elbow pads, shoulder pads, gloves, protective cup, mouth-guard. Sylvania Recreation can provide helmet.