Welcome to the Spring 2017 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 2017.
We expect to have three travel (3) 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 '17.
There will be eight (8) FGLL Sunday travel games scheduled for grades 5-8 beginning April 2nd and seven (7) for grades 3/4, starting April 9. Our home dates this year on Brooks Field at Milton High School, are not set yet, but we alternate Sundays with the boys. 3rd/4th grade likely play at home on Faulkner Field or at Andrews Park.
No games are scheduled for Easter Sunday, April 16 or Memorial Day Weekend, May 28.
The season concludes after the FGLL Jamboree scheduled June 11, 2016 at Lincoln-Sudbury HS.
SUNDAY GAME SCHEDULE (grades 3-8):
- April 2 (Week #1 for 5/6 & 7/8, 8 week season) (most likely on TURF FIELDS ONLY)
- April 9 (Week #1 for 3rd/4th grade, a 7 week season)
- Off for Easter
- April 23
- April 30
- May 7
- May 14 (Mother's Day)
- May 21
- Off for Memorial Day weekend
- June 4 - Games will likely be away. No use of MHS due to graduation
- June 11 – Jamboree @Lincoln-Sudbury HS
PRESEASON PRACTICES are weekends in MARCH at Marina Bay Sportsplex.
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 – no change from 2014. 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: 10-12+.
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.