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Spring 2019 Girls Program Information
 
Stafford Lacrosse Association offers two programs in the spring: Local Recreation and the Northern Virginia Youth Lacrosse League (NVYLL).  Please see the information on both below.

2019 Girls Local Recreation Program

 
The Stafford Lacrosse Association Local Recreation Programs feature small-sided teams, instruction, practice, coaching, and games following the U.S. Lacrosse Athlete Development Model (LADM).
 
The local recreation season will begin on March 2 (kick-off) with practices starting March 10 and run through May 18.
 
Practices
 
Cost - $60
 
Practices
 
Practices will occur in Stafford County, and your daughter's coach(es) will determine the practice times at the start of the season. For planning purposes, local recreation teams will practice 2 times a week, and practices will start no earlier than 5:30pm on Monday through Friday.    
 
Games
 
Saturday will be blocked off as game days for local recreation athletes.  Games will begin April 6, 2019.
 
Equipme
 
Athletes must provide their own equipment:
 

Uniforms

You are required to order your daughter's uniform.  For local recreation athletes, only a reversible jersey is required.  You will recieve an email at a later date with uniform ordering information.

Coaches

Please consider volunteering and helping Stafford lacrosse grow.  If we do not have enough coaches we will be forced to cancel the season at that age group.  If you are new to the sport, do not worry!  We have programs that will help you learn with your daughter.  

Frequently Asked Questions

Please visit our FAQ Page.

 

 

2019 Girls Northern Virginia Youth Lacrosse League

 

The Stafford Lacrosse Association (SLA) is a member of the Northern Virginia Youth Lacrosse League (NVYLL).  The purpose of NVYLL is to provide the youth residing within the geographical boundaries of northern Virginia a healthful, enjoyable leisure time activity and as a corollary to develop qualities that may help them in later life, sportsmanship, team play, and integrity.
 
Please register here if you wish your daughter to be assessed for an NVYLL team.  By making the commitment to playing on an NVYLL team, you understand that while it is a recreation league you will be require travel to Northern Virginia for at least 4 games during the season.  Depending on registration, the SLA will only field one NVYLL team of 24 athletes at each grade group paring (e.g. 3/4, 5/6. 7/8).  If your daughter does not get assessed for NVYLL, she can still play with local recreation. The SLA girls program assessment criteria are:
 
Assessment Criteria
Rt Hand Cradle Left Hand Cradle Passing and Catching Groundballs  1v1 Team Play Athleticism
 
 
 
Depending on field or county facility availability, NVYLL athletes will have the opportunity to practice individual skills throughout January.
 
The NVYLL season will begin on February 9 and run through June 9.
 
Cost - $120
 
 
Practices
 
Practices will occur in Stafford County, and your daughter's coach(es) will determine the practice times at the start of the season. For planning purposes, NVYLL teams will practice up to 3 times a week, and practices will start no earlier than 5:30pm on Monday through Friday.  Practices can also occur on Saturday, and will start no earlier than 1:00pm.    
 
Games
 
Sundays will be blocked off as game days for NVYLL athletes.
 
Equipment
 
Athletes must provide their own equipment:
 

Uniforms

You are responsible for ordering your daughter's uniform.  You will recieve uniform ordering information in a later email, and uniform ordering details will be posted to the SLA website.  All NVYLL athletes are required to purchase a reversible jersey, skirt, or shorts.

Coaching

Please consider volunteering and helping Stafford lacrosse grow.  If we do not have enough coaches we will be forced to cancel the season at that age group.  If you are new to the sport, do not worry!  We have programs that will help you learn with your daughter.  

Frequently Asked Questions

Please visit our FAQ Page.