This registration is for high school players who will be in grades 9 -12 in the 201-19 school year. Experienced rising 8th graders may also participate in the high school program.
The Triad Blackhawks program is played under the boys lacrosse rules. For further information, see triadblackhawks.com.
Cost. The program cost is $235. Registrations received on or before Sunday, April 29, 2018 will receive an early-bird discount of $50.
PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER WITHOUT PAYING. Registrations without payment will be deleted automatically at the end of the registration session.
Program. The focus of the Blackhawks program is on lacrosse fundamentals through instruction, drills, short-field play, and full-field HOTT Lax league play. The first several summer sessions will be focused on stickwork, conditioning, and short field play. Registered players will be able to attend position clinics and participate in the HOTT Lax scrimmage league (which will be officiated by coaches). Players must regularly attend and participate in HOTT Lax games and clinics to be eligible for the HOTT Lax playoffs and for travel team consideration. The Blackhawks may in their discretion divide the high school HOTT Lax league into more than one division based upon experience and age.
Apparel. Registered players will receive a Blackhawks pinnie.
The program is limited to the first 120 registrants.
Schedule. The composite summer schedule cuurently appears at Summer 2018 Schedule. The program will begin on Monday, May 21 and will conclude on Wednesday, June 29. The primary program location is Cash-Bagley Fields, 4700 Old Hollow Road, Kernersville, and the primary program days are Monday (HOTT Lax games), Tuesday (position clinics) and Thursday (position clinics).
Travel Team. Registered summer Blackhawks are eligible to participate in a high school travel team tryout on the afternoon of Sunday, April 29, 2018 at Cash-Bagley Fields The travel team will participate in the Southern Sizzle in Charlotte on June 23/24 and in the Freedom Cup in Winston-Salem on June 30/July 1. Selection to tournament teams will be made in the discretion of the Blackhawks based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to performance in HOTT Lax play, attitude, effort, attendance, and team focus. Players selected to the travel team will be invoiced for an additional amount of $215 to cover tournament and coaching fees. Travel team players will have a mandatory travel practice each Thursday, in addition to HOTT Lax and position clinics. Players should not register for our program based upon any expectation of playing on a travel team.
Rising seniors who have more than two years playing experience have the OPTION of playing HOTT Lax in the Adult division on Sunday evenings (to obtain experience against college level players) at no additional cost, but will nonetheless be eligible to be considered for an invitation to a Blackhawks high school tournament team. Regular attendance is required to take advantage of this opportunity. Rising seniors should still register using this, and not the adult, registration portal.
Violations of the Blackhawks Code of Conduct by either player or parent is grounds for dismissal from the program.
The Blackhawks reserve the right to close registration at any time.
All fees are non-refundable.
Base Cost: $235.00