News and Announcements
Coaches and Managers Meeting - April 2nd
There will be a Coaches & Managers Meeting in the Braefoot Park Boardroom at 6:30 pm on Sunday April 2nd.
All coaches & managers are required to attend as we want to pass along all the information you need to have an awesome season. We promise to keep it brief! After the meeting Ryan, our Equipment Co-ordinator will be handing out jerseys, balls, etc.
This invitation is also open to anyone who wants to volunteer as a coach or manager with Saanich Lacrosse this season, but hasn’t been assigned to a team yet.
Calling all Female U13 & U15 Players
The U13 & U15 Female teams are super close to having enough players to declare teams. If you know someone who played in the past, someone who is looking to play this year or someone who should be playing and hasn’t signed up yet, then go to velacrosse.com to get signed up today!
Player Evaluations this Week
Here’s a quick reminder of the Player Evaluations that will be occurring this week:
U11: Saturday, March 11 (8 am-9 am)
U13: Tuesday, March 7 (5 pm-6 pm) & Saturday, March 11 (9:05 am-10:30 am)
U15: Friday, March 10 (5 pm-6:30 pm)
All Evaluations take place at Eagle Ridge Community Centre (1089 Langford Parkway).
IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGES - U11, U15 & NEW PLAYERS (in U11-U15)
NEW PLAYERS in U11, U13 & U15
We are adding an Icebreaker Session for NEW PLAYERS ONLY in U11, U13 & U15 Divisions. This is open to both Registered and Unregistered Players. If you know someone who is interested in lacrosse, this is the perfect chance to gain confidence on the floor and learn some basic lacrosse skills before the season starts. Helmets required. If you need to borrow a stick please email email@example.com
When & Where: Sunday February 19th, 6-7pm @ G.R. Pearkes FieldHouse/Recreaction Center
While not mandatory we do ask that you please pre-register to help our coaches with planning. https://teampages.com/forms/24826-Icebreaker-Registration-2023U11 Division Schedule Change
U11 Icebreaker Changed from Sunday February 19th at Pearkes FieldHouse to Monday February 20th 5 pm-6:30 pm @ Eagle Ridge Community Centre, 1089 Langford Pkwy, Victoria, BC
- U15 Division Schedule Change*
U15 Evaluation on Monday February 20th has been CANCELED.
U15 will now only have two evaluation sessions. Players that want to be considered for the A Team will need to attend at least one session and are highly encouraged to attend both.
2023 Box Lacrosse Evaluation Dates - Just Released
Hot off the Press! The Evaluation Schedule for U11, U13, U15 & U17 has just been released.
All sessions take place on the dry floor at Eagle Ridge Community Centre, 1089 Langford Pkwy, Victoria, BC. Evaluations for players in U11 are for the purpose of building balanced teams. Players in U13, U15 & U17 seeking to make an A Team, need to attend at least 2 of the 3 evaluation sessions for their age group.
Schedule by Age Group
U11: Feb. 25 (8 am-9 am), Mar. 11 (8 am-9 am)
U13: Feb. 25 (9:05 am-10:30 am), Mar. 7 (5 pm-6 pm), Mar. 11 (9:05 am-10:30 am)
U15: Feb. 27 (5 pm-6:30 pm), Mar. 10 (5 pm-6:30 pm)
U17: Feb. 15 (6:30 pm-8 pm), Feb. 22 (6:30 pm-8 pm), Feb. 25 (10:35 am – 12 pm)
Please have your player at the Arena, fully geared up at least 10 minutes before the session starts in order to register all the players and maximize the floor time.