FALL/WINTER LACROSSE PROGRAM FOR GIRLS IN GRADES 5 THROUGH 12
Velocity Lacrosse in an elite lacrosse program designed to provide young woman with the opportunity to play for a competetive, out-of-season lacrosse club. This program has been established to develop the skills and talent in the greater Hudson Valley. It's mission is to provide our players with the core skills and game development, while instilling self-esteem, sportsmanship and indvidiual and team responsibility in preparation for future endeavors both in lacrosse and in life.
Our progam director is Gail Lozado, the head coach of the John Jay Girls Varsity team. Her complete bio can be found here.
We offer three levels based on school grade:
JUNIOR (5th and 6th grade)
RISING STARS (7th and 8th grade)
HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9 through 12 - 2 teams)
Our fall/winter program will start on September 27 and and conclude in early January 2010.
Practice sessions are scheduled for:
October 4, 18, 25
November 1, 8, 15, 22
Practices will be held at the John Jay Middle School from 3:00 to 4:30 pm. High school grades on the west side of the field. All other grades will practice on the east side of the field.
Tournaments: Velocity Lacrosse will attend a variety of tournaments over the course of the year, depending on availability. As an out of season elite theam the Club expects that its players will make a serious commitment towards attending these tournaments and other Velocity events. Tournament fees are the responsibility of the the players.
For this season we expect to participate in the following tournaments:
Sunday, October 25: Marist 7v7 Fall Classic (JV & Varsity)
Sunday, November 1: Iona Classic or Moonlight Halloween 7 v 7 Classic (Varsity)
November 27-29: Hudson Valley Classic 7 v 7 (5th through 8th grades, JV, & Varsity)
Sunday, January 10: North Branford (JV & Varsity)
Notes: All tournament registrations are on a first come basis. Cancellation fee is 50%. If we do not have enough players two weeks prior to a tournament we will cancel our participation.
Team gear: We will provide our players with a reversible jersey for the fall/winter season.
Membership Fees: A fall/winter membersip fee of $350 is required from each player, which will cover the cost of coaches, field rentals, team gear, training fees, college references, reduced rate Velocy Lacrosse camps & clinics and othe miscellaneious items for the year.