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Saanich Lacrosse Tryout Reminder

Posted by Saanich Lacrosse at Mar 11, 2017 8:53PM PST

A reminder of the tryout schedule for tomorrow, March 12/17 (all sessions at Eagle Ridge).

PLEASE REMEMBER THAT CLOCKS CHANGE TONIGHT!

  • PeeWee – 9am-10:30am
  • Novice – 10:30am-12:00pm
  • Bantam – 12:00 – 1:15pm
  • Midget – 1:15pm – 2:30pm

Thanks!

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Tax receipts for Saanich Lacrosse

Posted by Saanich Lacrosse at Mar 11, 2017 3:57PM PST

As we get closer to the due date for individual tax returns we are receiving some questions about tax receipts for the Saanich Lacrosse registration fee.

The tax receipt is part of the email you receive on confirmation of your online registration.

Each year you will receive an email with the following subject line: Saanich Lacrosse Association 2016 Registration Successful. If you search your old emails by this subject line you will find your 2016 registration confirmation. Scroll down, and you will see the British Columbia Lacrosse Association Registration Receipt. Your 2017 receipt will also be in one of your email folders.

Any questions, please contact our registrar Rich Burman at registrar@saanichlacrosse.com.

Thank you.

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The BC Lacrosse Association is hosting a Female Only Community Coach Development Box Lacrosse Clinic for any/all interested women/girl’s on Vancouver Island. The goal of the clinic is to create an engaging learning environment for new and/or experienced volunteers looking to get involved in lacrosse.

The clinic will be facilitated by Development Coach, Naomi Walser. Naomi is an amazing coach/teacher who makes it easy to learn even if you are inexperienced. She has coached a variety of male and female start up teams, local teams, and Team BC squads. She has been facilitating coaching clinics across BC and is looking forward to sharing techniques that enable coaches to feel confident teaching lacrosse.

Learning how to teach the basic fundamentals of lacrosse can be fun and easy. Girls are excited to play, and they are a lot of fun to coach. If you have a knack for fun, and are looking for a new way to get involved in the community, this clinic is for you.

When: Saturday April 1st, 2017

9:00am – 12:00pm Classroom
12:00pm – 12:30pm Lunch (not provided)
12:30pm – 4:00pm Gymnasium

Where: Duncan Christian School – 495 Beech Avenue, Duncan

  • Please bring a Pen or Pencil, and gym shoes
  • Box lacrosse sticks are available for use, and indoor balls provided
  • For more information contact: Naomiwalser@gmail.com
  • To register contact Saanich Head Coach

St. Paddy's Day Shootaround

Posted by Saanich Lacrosse at Mar 5, 2017 6:44PM PST
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Saanich Lacrosse is pleased to be hosting the annual Victoria Shamrocks St. Paddy’s Day Shootaround! We encourage all Saanich Lacrosse players and families to drop by.

Please see details below from the Shamrocks as well as the attached poster.

Mark your calendars, our 2017 St. Paddy’s Shootaround will be held Sunday March 19 at Braefoot Park (1359 McKenzie Ave) from 12-4 with the help of Saanich Lacrosse Association. We are inviting players, executive, coaches, volunteers, media and their families from the Senior, Intermediate and Junior Shamrock teams. There will be a BBQ put on by Country Grocer with smokies (beef and vegan), salads and drinks with proceeds from the BBQ (by donation) to be donated to Saanich Lacrosse Association.

We are planning a special media announcement at 2pm during the event (in the upstairs boardroom) with more details released closer to the date.

See you there.


Jason Sperling | Operations Manager
Victoria Shamrocks Senior A Lacrosse

Updated Icebreaker and Tryout Schedule

Posted by Saanich Lacrosse at Feb 12, 2017 3:05PM PST
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New ice-breakers have been added for mini-tykes and tykes, as well as bantam. Below is an updated schedule for all ice-breakers and tryouts.

*ICE BREAKERS – all players welcome *

For mini-tyke and tyke – helmet and gloves required. All other ice-breakers require full gear.

Mar 5 – 10am-11am – Mini-tyke (at Pearkes Fieldhouse)
Mar 5 -11:15am-12:15pm – Tyke (at Pearkes Fieldhouse)
Feb 17 – 5pm-6pm – PeeWee (Eagle Ridge)
Feb 24 – 5pm-6pm – Novice (Eagle Ridge)
Mar 5 – 12:30pm-2pm – Bantam (at Pearkes Fieldhouse)

Tryouts
Please be dressed and ready to go (full gear), including time to register prior to your start time. All sessions at Eagle Ridge.

NOVICE:
March 1 – 5pm-6:30pm
March 3 – 5pm-6pm
March 12 – 10:30am-12pm

PEEWEE:
March 1 – 6:30-8pm
March 3 – 6-7pm
March 12 – 9am-10:30am

BANTAM:
Feb 24 – 6-7pm
March 11 – 5:00-6:30pm
March 12 – 12-1:15pm

MIDGET:
Feb 17 – 6-7pm
March 11 – 6:30-8pm
March 12 – 1:15-2:30pm

Thanks,
Saanich Lacrosse Executive