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Girls Lacrosse Program

Girls Program Overview

Minnetonka Lacrosse is at the forefront of developing the girl’s youth players. We are proud to be part of the fastest-growing youth sport in America and intend to foster a love for the sport of lacrosse through fun drills and competitive play. All skill levels are accepted, beginners are encouraged!

Minnetonka Lacrosse Association is one of the oldest lacrosse programs in the state of Minnesota.  We are nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting Girls Lacrosse.  We meet once a month and you are welcome to come join us or join the board.  We are an ALL volunteer program!

 

2024 Minnetonka Girls Lacrosse Key League Dates:

  • January 20: Dome clinics begin, times TBD. AVAILABLE TO 8U-14U girl players.
    • January 20, January 27, February 3, and February 10.
  • Sunday, March 12: Spring Registration Closes
  • Mid April: Spring Practices Begin
  • Early June: Spring Tournament - Location TBD
  • Early June: Summer season practices begin
  • Late July/early August: Summer Tournament - Location TBD

Seasons:

8U GIRLS

The 8U season runs from early May - late July with weekly practices and tentatively 3 Jamboree/Play Days scheduled.  

10U, 12U, 14U Girls 

1. Spring: early April - late May.  

2. Summer: early June - early August.

 

US Lacrosse Membership

USA Lacrosse Membership: All participants must have a current US Lacrosse (USL) Youth Membership ($30). To complete registration for this program, you must input your child's USL membership number and membership expiration date. We recommend that you confirm your child's USL membership status prior to beginning the registration process. 

https://membership.usalacrosse.com/login 

2023-2024 AGE GUIDELINES

Effective Sept. 1, 2023 through Aug. 31, 2024

Age Level DOB from DOB to Typical Grade Level
14U 6/1/2009 8/31/2011 7th or 8th
12U 9/1/2011 8/31/2013 5th or 6th
10U 9/1/2013 8/31/2015 3rd or 4th
8U 9/1/2015 8/31/2017 1st or 2nd
6U 9/1/2017 8/31/2019 Pre-K to K

 

*6/1 cut-off date is for current 8th graders only. 

Current 9th graders are not allowed to play on a 14U team per league rules. Visit Minnetonka High School Girls Lacrosse for information on how to join the high school team.

Required Equipment:

Girls will need a mouthguard, goggles and a girls lacrosse stick. Cleats are not required, but highly recommended. Visit our EQUIPMENT page for recommendations.

**New January 1, 2020** - USLacrosse has announced that all eyewear (goggles) must be SEI certified to the current ASTM standard F3077 in order to be regarded as legal for play.  Go to this link to see if your goggles are legal:   https://www.uslacrosse.org/safety/equipment/approved-eyewear-list