Welcome to the Spring 2018 lacrosse season
The MYL girls' program again features 1st/2nd Grade Skill Development and travel teams for 3/4 Grade, 5/6 Grade, and 7/8 Grade in the Spring of 2018. We will have 4 teams at the 3/4 Grade Team Level, two (2) Teams at the 5/6 Grade team Levels and two (2) Teams at the 7/8 Grade Team Level in '18.
There will be practice 2x/week at fields in town.
There will be eight (8) FGLL Sunday travel games scheduled for grades 3-8 beginning April 8th Our home dates this year are 4/8, 4/22, 5/13 and 6/10. We alternate Sundays at home with the boys. 3rd/4th grade home game fields will likley switch each week, utilizing Brooks, Pierce, Faulkner and Andrews. Just to keep you hopping! A good way for parents with younger kids to get a feel for all our fields!
No games are scheduled for the first Sunday of the public school break, April 15 or Memorial Day Weekend, May 27.
The season concludes after the FGLL Jamboree scheduled June 17, 2018, possibly at Lincoln-Sudbury HS.
SUNDAY GAME SCHEDULE (grades 3-8):
- April 8 Home
- April 15 no game but MHS will do clinic Sat or Sun!
- April 22 Home
- April 29 Away
- May 6 Away
- May 13 (Mother's Day) Home
- May 20 Away
- May 27 OFF - Memorial Day weekend
- June 3 - Games will be Away. No use of MHS/Milton Academy due to graduation
- June 10 Home
- June 17 - Jamboree possibly at Lincoln-Sudbury HS w/ 8v8 short sided game format - fun!
PRESEASON PRACTICES are weekends in MARCH at multiple indoor venues See calendar on home page
Approximate time: 1 hr
Please remember protective gear and women's stick. Cleats work fine on this surface.
Arrive 15 minutes ahead of time to be prepared to practice.
Upon arrival please head to the cafe area or to the benches along the side. Do not congregate at the double doors.
7/8 – 12v12, full field, modified checking, no 3-pass rule. Roster size: 18+. No Coast to Coast Written Rule, Coaching Issue/Refs may call if egregious
5/6 – no change from 2014. 12v12, full field, no checking, 3-pass rule. Roster size: 18+
3/4 – 8v8 (7 plus a goalie), no checking, 3-pass rule: 2 remain behind midfield line; Roster size: 13 or so.
Skill Development will meet one day per week, beginning in early April on Friday evenings at approximately 6:15 on Upton Field at Milton Academy.