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​Upcoming Onsite Registration and Vernon Lacrosse Open House​
 

Stop by and meet some of the Girls and Boys coaches, existing players, and learn about the game. Bring a friend too who might be interested in joining the league !!!

 

Where and When to Register:
​       Vernon Center Middle School Cafeteria
       777 Hartford Turnpike
​       Vernon, CT 06066

 

January 11th (Wed) – 6pm to 8pm
January 23rd (Mon) – 6pm to 8pm

 

Online Registration is Now Open Too !!!

 

 


by posted 01/05/2017
Boys Lacrosse Spring Program Information Grades K-8

Lightning: Grades K-2

Introduction to lacrosse that will focus on stick-handling, passing, catching, shooting and game concepts using a variety of fun drills and activities. During the season we will schedule games and a jamboree with other area towns.
Typically there is one weekend day practice and an occasional weekday practice.

No equipment required.

 

Registration Fee: $25 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee (includes a new lacrosse stick, tee-shirt, and the use of a helmet and gloves for the season)

Bantam: Grades 2-4  (Players in grade 2 are only eligible with league approval)

The Bantam program builds on the fundamentals taught in the lightning division.  Basic skill development is the goal of the Bantam program.  Catching, scooping, cradling, passing and shooting will be emphasized.  Players will learn how to play lacrosse as a team.  Players learn these skills during practices and games played against other teams in the CVYL.  Players are allowed to stick check but not body check.
Typically there is a 2-3 day weekly commitment (practices and/or games).


Registration Fee: $70 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee   (includes use of a helmet) *Rental Equipment Available

Junior:  Grades 5-6  

In the Junior program advanced skills are developed (including body checking). Games are played against other members within the CVYL. Typically there is a 2-3 day weekly commitment (practices and/or games).


Registration Fee: $70 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee   (includes use of a helmet)

Senior: Grades 7-8

The Senior program seeks to advance the skills of players further as they prepare for play at the high school level. Games are played against other members within the CVYL.
Typically there is a 2-4 day weekly commitment (practices and/or games).


Registration Fee: $70 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee 


 
Vernon Lacrosse teams play in the Connecticut Valley Youth Lacrosse League (CVYL) and travel within CT and MA is required.

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posted 11/05/2016
Girls Lacrosse Spring Program Information Grades K-8

Lightning: Grades K-2
Introduction to girls lacrosse that will teach the fundamentals of lacrosse. Drills will focus on catching, cradling, throwing and picking up ground balls (scooping). Girls will have an opportunity to learn in a positive environment and have fun with the game of lacrosse. Scrimmages with other local programs will also be scheduled.
Saturday practices and an occasional weekday practice.
No equipment required.

Registration Fee: $25 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee (includes a new lacrosse stick, tee-shirt, and the use of goggles for the season)
Bantam: Grades 2-4 (Players in grade 2 are only eligible with league approval)
This division will teach individual skills and introduce team concepts. Coaches will teach the fundamentals of lacrosse, focusing on catching, cradling, throwing and picking up ground balls. Typically there is a 2-3 day weekly commitment (practices and/or games).
Lacrosse stick, eye goggles and mouth-guard are required.

Registration Fee: $70 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee 
Junior: Grades 5/6

While continuing with the advancement of individual skills, team play takes on a bigger role. Modified checking (sticks only) is introduced at this level. Coaches will be continuing to focus on stick skills and footwork. Typically there is a 2-3 day weekly commitment (practices and/or games).
Lacrosse stick, eye goggles and mouth-guard are required.

Registration Fee: $70 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee 

Senior: Grades 7/8

Continued development of individual skills as well as more advanced game strategies will be taught in a fun and supportive environment. Players will continue sharpening individual skills, with an emphasis on communication.  Full checking (sticks only) is introduced at this level.  The concepts taught in the younger levels form the basis for the team offense and defense that will be reinforced at this level.
Typically there is a 3-4 day weekly commitment (practices and/or games).
Lacrosse stick, eye goggles and mouth-guard are required.

Registration Fee: $70 + $30 US Lacrosse Fee 


 The Vernon girls lacrosse teams play in the Connecticut Valley Girls' Youth Lacrosse League (CVGYL) and travel is required.

 

 


posted 11/05/2016
Boys Winter Lacrosse 2016/17

2016-17 Boy's Lacrosse
Middle and High School
 Winter Leagues

 

The Boys 7th/8th Grade team has been registered under Vernon Lax. You can register your son by visiting www.sportsworld.cc

 

 

Visit SPORTSWORLD to bring your outdoor game indoors! Most leagues take place on our three indoor Pro-Green Turf "SmartGrass" fields. Each field measures 100 x 200 feet, and feels like you are playing on real grass. The fields are lined just like…
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Any questions contact Coach Brian at  .

 

by posted 10/14/2016
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The page is updated frequently with tips for players and information about lacrosse clinics and camps as well as news about the league.

Please help us get information out by liking the Vernon Lacrosse Facebook page and sharing our stories, it is a great way for us to reach potential players.

 


posted 09/22/2016
Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed 
 
Vernon Lacrosse is a 100% volunteer organization

Your help is needed for the continued success of the boy's and girl's lacrosse programs.

Email or click on the feedback tab of our website and let us know where you would like to help.

 


posted 04/29/2013
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