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Boys Lacrosse

Brighton Youth Boys Lacrosse is a community based program focused on lacrosse programs for 1st - 8th grade players. 

Our players align into teams based upon current grade and age, typically:

  • 8U: 1st and 2nd Grade
  • 10U: 3rd and 4th Grade
  • 12U: 5th and 6th Grade
  • 14U: 7th and 8th Grade

The specific cut-off date for birthdays in a US LAX program is 8/31. This chart details exact birth month & year and which division a player is required to play in:

https://www.uslacrosse.org/sites/default/files/public/documents/rules/age-group-chart-18-19.pdf

2020 Winter Session

Times:  Wednesdays – 12/4, 12/18, 1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26.  One 1-hour game will be played between 5:30-8:30pm. Detailed schedules will be provided at the close of registration.

Description:  10 weeks.  GAMES ONLY.  No practice.  No drills.  Priority registration will be given to 2019 spring players.   Registration will be capped at 48 total participants.  All others will be waitlisted.

Where:  242 Community Church – Indoor Field

Age / Grade brackets:  14U (7th & 8th grade), 12U (5th & 6th grade)

Cost:  $150 (Sports Engine fees may apply)

Registration:  Registration will open Monday, November 18 – Sunday, December 1 via our website at https://www.brightonlacrosse.org/home

 

2020 Spring Season

Our board is working hard to finalize plans for the 2020 Spring Season.  You can expect a season similar to 2019 (Season At-A-Glance is below).  2020 details are forthcoming and registration will open in December.

2019 Spring Season At-a-Glance

Season Overview:

  • Our season will begin on February 25th, with indoor practices once a week (Mondays)
  • Regular season practice is M/W/F
  • Regular season games will be scheduled in early February, and announced as soon as finalized
  • Our season will run through early June, concluding with the Cranbrook tournament 

Parent Meeting: 

  • To be scheduled early in season
  • Location: Likely 2/42

Indoor Practice: 

  • Location: 2/42
  • Dates: 2/25, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18 (no practice 3/25)
  • Times:
    • 1st - 5th Grades: 5:30 - 7:00PM
    • 6th - 8th Grades: 7:00 - 8:30PM

Outdoor Practice:

  • Location: Maltby
  • Dates: 
    • 8U: Monday, Wednesday, beginning April 1st
    • 10U-14U: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, beginning April 1st 
  • Times:
    • Practices are 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Early season practice may be shortened due to cold weather and available daylight

Tournaments:

  • Big Blue:  April 27-28 (10U-14U)
  • Motor City LAX Jam: May 17-18 (8U-14U)
  • Cranbrook: June 1-2nd (10U-14U)

Required Equipment

  • Helmet (black or white; effective spring 2021 - black)
  • Stick
  • Gloves
  • Shoulder Pads
  • Elbow/Forearm Pads
  • Athletic Protector/Cup
  • Cleats

These items can be found at our local sporting goods stores  such as Perfect Edge (Howell) and Dick's Sporting Goods (Brighton).  The Dick's in Novi typically has a larger selection than the Brighton store.

Several online shops also offer "starter packages" including all or most of the equipment required. 

Spring registration is now closed. 

Please inquire about possible late registration if spots are still available. 

Email byblacrosse@gmail.com

Summer Camps

BHS Youth Boy's LAX Camp:   Details on the BHS Boys Summer Youth Camp will be available in the Spring.