It includes the best features of the most popular sports:
Soccer – similar positions and tactics, but much faster, more scoring. Basketball – defensive play, everyone involved Football – limited body contact (not girls or youngest boys) Baseball & Tennis – eye/hand coordination Track – speed & endurance MOST OF ALL IT’S FUN TO PLAY!
Lacrosse players are considered to be ELITE ATHLETES because of the unique skills they have mastered. Unlike most sports, every player must have all of the basic skills. Colleges know this.
Grades 2 thru 12 can begin anytime; game season starts Spring 2014.
WHY SHOULD PARENTS LOVE LACROSSE? (besides all of the above)
Players become better citizens: US Lacrosse and Positive Coaching Alliance
coaches training emphasize “Respect the Game” which leads to:
>> Sportsmanship >> Teamwork
>> Leadership >> Decision Making
In the last eight years more than 30% of the colleges added lacrosse to their sports menu: 3 times as much as other sports. They will be have to work hard to keep those teams populated: that means more opportunities for Nevada County lacrosse players.
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Lacrosse Home Schooling
Interested in improving your lacrosse skills at home?
Check out our Home School program, developed for Gold Country Lacrosse by National Lacrosse Hall of Fame member Avery Blake. This program encourages frequent, convenient practice with the help of parent monitoring.