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Boys Rec Lacrosse

At A Glance

Eligibility Schedule Price Downloads
Indoor: Grades 3 thru 6




Outdoor: Grades K thru 6
Indoor:
2018 Registration: Sept. 1, 2017
Season: January 5 -  March 9
Wait list: Max 30 participants

Outdoor:
2018 Registration: Jan. 1 - Feb. 15
Wait list: Feb 16 
$20 late fee: Mar 1
Season: Early March - May
Indoor: $150




Outdoor:
K - 2nd - $110
3rd/4th - $150
5th/6th - $150


OYAA NIghts at Olentangy area High Schools

Wear your boys' lacrosse jersey and get in free with a paying adult.
Olentangy HS - April 20
Olentangy Liberty HS - April 17
Olentangy Orange HS - May 3


Boys Rec Lacrosse Information

2018 Winter Indoor Lacrosse Clinic

This clinic is open to boys lacrosse players of all skill level in grades 3-6.  Players will be grouped with peers of similar age and skill level for appropriate instruction and drilling.  New players will be introduced to the game and focus on basic fundamentals.  Returning players will be instructed on deeper fundamentals and game play IQ.  Each session will begin with fundamental work and transition into game play concepts and small area scrimmaging.

When:    Friday evenings for 10 weeks from January 5 - March 9
3rd/4th grade: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
5th/6th grade: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM      

Where:  SuperKick Columbus
409 Orange Point Dr
Lewis Center, OH 43035

What to bring:  Players must have full set of equipment as follows:

                           Required:

  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Stick
  • Arm pads
  • Shoulder pads
  • Mouthpiece
  • Protective cup

 

                           Recommended:

  • Practice jerseys (reversible)             
  • Any non-metal field or turf cleats
  • Water 


*** There is a maximum number of 30 participants per session. Once the cap is met, there will be a wait list. A wait list does not guarantee participation.

Refund Policy
All Important Registration Dates, Wait List Dates and Refund cut-off dates are shown in the Program Registration Calendar (click to view).
Eligible refunds will be prorated and reduced by a $20 admin fee.

Make-up Dates:  
OYAA does not guarantee a minimum number of games. Refunds are not given for events canceled due to weather, field conditions, or unforeseen circumstances.

2018 Outdoor Lacrosse

It is the Mission of OYAA Boys Lacrosse to provide Olentangy youth a safe and fun environment that fosters development of fundamental lacrosse skills, sportsmanship, and lacrosse gameplay IQ. Our program will help educate and inspire families within the community to embrace the game of lacrosse.

We seek to create the best lacrosse experience for younger ages. Our program encourages player growth of all skill and experience levels. Our coaching and gameplay strategy is designed to ensure skill development appropriate to age, physical size, maturity and skill. Progression through the program will prepare our boys’ for higher levels of competition and position them to successfully transition into middle school and high school play.

The program is divided into 3 divisions for interleague play:

Stingers (K thru 2nd Grade) – NON-CONTACT* Click here for 2018 SCHEDULE

Equipment:  this level requires only gloves and mouthpiece supplied by player/parent. Your child will be provided with a stick from OYAA as part of the registration.
Coaching:  focus on player development of fundamental skills and introductory gameplay IQ
Games:  played in a 6v6 small area format.  Goals are 4’x4’ with no goalie.  Passing rules are in effect for inter-league play. Games played on Sundays between 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM (first game 4/8/18, exact game times TBD**).

Juniors (3rd/4th Grade) – LIMITED CONTACT* Click here for 2018 SCHEDULE

Equipment:  this level requires full equipment supplied by player/parent. This includes: helmet, shoulder pads, arm pads, gloves, mouthpiece, protective cup, non-metal cleats and stick.
Coaching:  focus on player development and strengthening of fundamental skills and intermediate gameplay IQ
Games:  played on a full size lacrosse field 10v10 format. Goals are regulation 6’x6’ with goalie play. Defensive long poles are NOT used at this level. Passing rules are in effect for inter-league play. Games played on Sundays between 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM (first game 4/8/18, exact game times TBD**).

Seniors (5th/6th Grade) – CONTROLLED CONTACT* Click here for 2018 SCHEDULE

Equipment:  this level requires full equipment supplied by player/parent. This includes: helmet, shoulder pads, arm pads, gloves, mouthpiece, protective cup, non-metal cleats and stick.
Coaching:  focus on player development and strengthening of fundamental skills and intermediate/advanced gameplay IQ
Games:  played on a full size lacrosse field 10v10 format. Goals are regulation 6’x6’ with goalie play. Defensive long poles are used at this level of play. OYAA will provide each team with long poles for players to use during practice and games. Passing rules are in effect for interleague play. Games played on Sundays between 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM (first game 4/8/18, exact game times TBD**).

* Body contact is allowed and expected to be introduced to players over time to safely prepare them for higher age levels and outside league competition.  Our coaches will introduce these concepts to players as they advance through the program to ensure they understand the proper rules and technique of contact.

**Game schedules will be determined after teams are formed some time in Mid March.  First Game Day is Sunday April 8, 2018.

OYAA Select Teams (3rd/4th Grade) & (5th/6th Grade)  

In addition to interleague play, OYAA Boys Lacrosse will offer a select team option for families and players who are looking for a more competitive and higher skill level of play. This will be available for players of intermediate/advanced skill sets. Select teams will be formed from OYAA players during the course of the interleague season and will participate in round robin and tournament play with other select teams in Central Ohio. Participation in Select will be in addition to interleague play and will add 1 practice a week with games held on some (not all) Saturdays. Additional fees apply.  Schedule is TBD.  

Assessments: All boys grades 3 - 6 must be assessed prior to team assignment. The assessments for 2018 will be held on Sunday March 4 between 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Time slots will be based on grade level and announced closer to the evaluation dates. (players will NOT need to be there for an entire 4 hours, each age group will have a 1 hour slot which will be determined closer to the dates)  Dates are subject to change based on weather. Make-up dates TBD.

Please note the priority for team placement will be to ensure teams are as balanced as possible. Assignments will be based first on player assessment and then elementary school attendance area. OYAA recognizes the size of the district and difficulty of commuting for weekday practices. To reduce the burden on parents and caregivers for weekday transit, there will be every effort made to keep players in the same general geographic location on teams that will practice in those same areas. OYAA is under no obligation to honor parent requests for player team assignments based on coaches, teammates, or any other reason. We value our coaches and the friendships among players and we can appreciate the want for placement on teams for a specific desire; however, balancing the program for level competition is a priority and will supersede individual needs if they conflict with this objective.

Uniform Size Chart Guide

Note for returning players: the uniforms will be the same brand as 2017 for comparison on sizes and fit.




For additional information or with questions regarding the program, please contact us at egleckler@oyaa.org.

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Refund Policy
All Important Registration Dates, Wait List Dates and Refund cut-off dates are shown in the Program Registration Calendar (click to view).
Eligible refunds will be prorated and reduced by a $20 admin fee.

Make-up Dates:  OYAA does not guarantee a minimum number of games. Refunds are not given for events canceled due to weather, field conditions, or unforeseen circumstances.

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