Whether your child is interested in trying out lacrosse for the first time or furthering their skills on the field, this summer’s YMCA Cradle Lacrosse & Y Lacrosse League will be sure to improve their stick handling, passing, field positioning, and confidence. NOTE: The 2017 Lacrosse Registration Form must be on file with the YMCA in order for your child(ren) to participate.  Forms can be dropped off at the front desk or mailed to 302 W 1st St. Duluth, MN 55802.

Cradle Lacrosse: Ages 4-8

This 6 week program is the perfect introduction to lacrosse for new players.  The fun, fast-paced curriculum will keep kids engaged as they learn the following skills:

  • Proper hold and grip of a stick
  • Cradle, scoop, catch and throw
  • Dodging and stick protection
  • Shooting form and technique
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Confidence and sportsmanship

Dates/Times:

  • Tuesdays from 6-7 pm
  • June 13th—July 25th, 2017 (No lacrosse on July 4th)

Locations:

  • 6/13 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins) 901 E 11th St, Duluth, MN 55805
  • 6/20 – Irving Park @ 20 S 57th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55807
  • 6/27 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins)
  • 7/4 – NO PRACTICE THIS WEEK!
  • 7/11 – Irving Park
  • 7/18 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins)
  • 7/25 – Irving Park

Registration & Cost*:

  • April 1—May 13th: $40 Y Member  |  $55 Community Member
  • After May 13th: $55 Y Member  |  $70 Community Member

 

Y Lacrosse League: Ages 8-12

This 8 week developmental league will meet twice a week at centrally located Duluth fields.  Tuesday practices will emphasize stick handling, catching, throwing, passing, shooting, and field positioning; Thursday games will be full of energy as teams go head-to-head to put their newly learned skills to work!

Dates/Times:

  • Tuesday Practice: 6-7 pm  |  Thursday Game: Start time of 6 or 7 pm
  • June 13th—August 10th, 2017 (No lacrosse on July 4th or 6th)

Locations:

  • 6/13 & 6/15 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins) 901 E 11th St, Duluth, MN 55805
  • 6/20 & 6/22 – Irving Park @ 20 S 57th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55807
  • 6/27 & 6/29 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins)
  • 7/4 & 7/6- NO PRACTICE OR GAMES THIS WEEK!
  • 7/11 & 7/13 – Irving Park
  • 7/18 & 7/20 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins)
  • 7/25 & 7/27 – Irving Park
  • 8/1 & 8/3 – Grant (Myers- Wilkins)
  • 8/8 & 8/10 – Irving Park

Registration & Cost*:

  • April 1—May 13th: $100 Y Member  |  $135 Community Member
  • After May 13th: $135 Y Member  |  $160 Community Member

 

Program scholarships and rental equipment available.  Please contact Emily Ranta for more information: eranta@duluthymca.org or 218.747.7722 x171.

DULUTH AREA FAMILY YMCA
302 West First Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: (218) 722-4745
Fax: (218) 722-4746

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