Council Rock Youth Lacrosse was established to instruct youth players in the basics of the game of lacrosse, to encourage youth to discover, learn and participate in the lacrosse experience.
 
 
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COUNCIL ROCK LACROSSE ASSOCIATION

NEW LACROSSE FAMILY NEED-TO-KNOW INFO

 

Welcome to Council Rock Lacrosse Association!   This flyer provides you with all the info you need to get your new lax player started in this great sport in our great community!  If you have any additional questions, feel free to contact us.

 

Club Website:   www.councilrocklacrosse.org

Club E-mail:   councilrockyouthlacrosse@gmail.com

Required Equipment:

Boys:   Helmet, shoulder pads, arm pads, gloves, mouth guard, stick, supporter, cup, and cleats

Girls:   Eye Goggles, mouth guard, stick, and cleats

Equipment Vendors:  Dicks Sporting Goods, Sports Authority, Modell’s Sporting Goods, Schuylkill Valley Sports in Newtown PA, and Universal Lacrosse in Doylestown PA

 

US Lacrosse Player Membership:

All players, coaches, and administrators need to be a member of the US Lacrosse, the governing body of lacrosse.  The annual membership ($25/annually) includes a subscription to US Lacrosse magazine and insurance coverage.  One can become a USL member by registering at www.uslacrosse.org.  All new players must have an active USL membership before participating in organized practices and games.

 

Lacrosse Season Overview:

Optional Fall Ball Program at Newtown Elementary School on Saturday afternoons in September and October

  • 7 weeks of skill and Lax IQ development through drills and scrimmage play
  • This is an absolute must for new players who want to get a head start on skill development and game sense before the upcoming spring season
  • Registration period generally begins August 1st and ends early October
  • On-line Registration at www.councilrocklacrosse.org
  • Program begins first weekend after school starts and ends the third weekend of October

 

Player Evaluations at an indoor facility in mid January

  • ~1.5 hour session for evaluation of player skill development and Lax IQ progress from last season
  • SMG Sportsplex in Warminster, PA and NAC Sports Center in Newtown, PA have been used previously
  • CRLA will issue e-mail notifications to all parents with dates and times for player evaluations and team assignments

 

Optional Winter Indoor Training at SMG Sportsplex in late January and February

  • Dates and times slots for 1-hour weekly training will be issued to all coaches and team members
  • Great opportunity for skill development and team building strategies; this will be highly encouraged

 

Spring Season starts March 1st and ends the first weekend in June

  • Registration period for the Spring Season runs from mid October to December 31st
  • On-line Registration at www.councilrocklacrosse.org
  • Outdoor practice begins March 1st for all teams; generally 2 days per week and 1 weekend practice
  • Practice schedule is based on field and coach availability
  • Games begin third weekend in March with home games played at Newtown Elementary School on Saturdays or Sundays; Girls play on Saturdays and Boys play on Sat or Sun depending on grade level
  • No games on Easter Weekend or Memorial Day Weekend
  • Girls season ends weekend before Memorial Day Weekend
  • Boys season ends first weekend of June
  • Team specific information will be issued by team parent; club information will be issued by CRLA

 

We look forward to meeting your family and we are glad to have you as part of our organization!