LACROSSE


  • 7U Intro to Lacrosse

    The 7U program is a COED introduction to the sport of lacrosse, focusing on having fun while learning the basic skills. This 6 week program utilizes drills, small station work and activities to keep kids busy and engaged. Soft balls will be used and actual lacrosse games are NOT played until players are able to catch, throw and move with the ball. Participants will only need sneakers.

    Lacrosse Program Outline

    CLINIC & EQUIPMENT SWAP | Feb. 9 ORHS

    PRACTICE DAY | Wednesday

    LOCATION/TIME | TBA

    SESSION DATES | May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10

  • 8U Lacrosse

    All players make a team at this age group for boys and girls. While games are played on weekends with the SAYLL league this program is still focused on teaching the fundamentals of the game. Players continue to develop their love for the game while honing their hand-eye coordination, throwing, catching, cradling ground balls, and an introduction to using weak hand.

    Lacrosse Program Outline

    REG DEADLINE | March 1

    CLINIC & EQUIPMENT SWAP | Feb. 9 ORHS

    PRACTICE DAY | Girls: M/W Boys: Tu/Th

    TIME & LOCATION | TBA

    INDOOR START DATE | Week of March 16

    OUTDOOR START DATE | ASAP

    SESSION DATES | March 16 – June 7

    GAME DAY | Saturday*

    LEAGUE | SAYLL

    *May change based on league scheduling

  • 10U Lacrosse

    All players make a team at this age group for boys and girls. Players build on what they’ve learned in 7U and 8U programs and begin to master some of their strong and weak hand skills. Other skills are introduced as players are ready and small sided tactics are introduced to develop game play.
    SMALL FIELD – 6 v. 6 – 3rd graders with or without previous ORYA lacrosse experience and 4th graders desiring small field games or 4th graders who are new to the sport. Seacoast league – Saturdays. The number of players registered will determine the number of teams and coach reserves the right to split the teams according to ability.

    Lacrosse Program Outline

    REG DEADLINE | March 1

    CLINIC & EQUIPMENT SWAP | February 9 ORHS

    PRACTICE DAY | Girls: Tu/Th Boys: Tu/Th

    TIME & LOCATION | TBA

    INDOOR START DATE | Week of March 16

    OUTDOOR START DATE | ASAP

    SESSION DATES | March 16 – June 7

    GAME DAY | Saturday*

    LEAGUE | SAYLL and/or NHYLA

    *May change based on league scheduling

  • 12U Lacrosse

    All players make a team at this age group for boys and girls. Players build on what they’ve learned in 8U & 10U seasons and begin to work on some advanced skills and team play.

    Skills are still introduced as players are ready but team offense, defense and specializing in positions may begin to take place.

    Lacrosse Program Outline

    REG DEADLINE | Feb 15

    LATE REG DEADLINE | Feb 20

    CLINIC & EQUIPMENT SWAP | February 9 ORHS

    PRACTICE DAY | Girls: M/W Boys: Tu/Th

    TIME & LOCATION | TBA

    INDOOR START DATE |Week of March 16

    OUTDOOR START DATE | ASAP

    SESSION DATES | March 16 – June 14

    GAME DAY | Sunday*

    LEAGUE | NHYLA

    *May changed based on league scheduling

  • 14U Lacrosse

    All players make a team at this age group for boys and girls. Players build on what they’ve learned in 10U & 12U seasons and begin to master some of the more advanced skills and basic tactics. Team play becomes more of the focus with players needing to understand their role within team tactics and positional awareness and specialization becomes more important.

    Lacrosse Program Outline

    REG DEADLINE | Feb 15

    LATE REG DEADLINE | Feb 20

    CLINIC & EQUIPMENT SWAP | February 9 ORHS

    PRACTICE DAY | Girls: M/W Boys: Tu/Th

    TIME & LOCATION | TBA

    INDOOR START DATE | Week of March 16

    OUTDOOR START DATE | ASAP

    SESSION DATES | March 16 – June 14

    GAME DAY | Sunday*

    LEAGUE | NHYLA

    *May changed based on league scheduling

ABOUT US

The Oyster River Youth Association provides inclusive, fair, diverse and developmentally appropriate recreational programs to the youth of Durham, Lee and Madbury, NH. ORYA meets the changing needs of the children and families in our community for sports and recreational activities by acquiring and maintaining facilities, promoting volunteerism and seeking collaborative and strategic partnerships.

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