Fall (Sept.-Oct.) and Winter (Jan.-Feb.) Programs

Winter Programs

Rookie, Youth & Junior Season (3rd-8th grade)

The winter season is a 6-7 week program consisting of one lacrosse session per week in January and February. Indoor balls are used and the only equipment needed is a lacrosse stick, which will be provided to new players. Practices will be filled with drills and game variations to help players prepare for the upcoming spring season.
MetroLacrosse is in the process of confirming indoor space in both Chelsea and Dorchester (see the locations below), and will notify all registered participants as soon as we finalize the details. The below info will also be updated accordingly:

Dates: Practices are expected to start the week of Jan. 9th and run through the week of Feb. 22nd.
Times: 6:00 -7:00pm
Location: The Mary Burke Elementary School Complex in Chelsea; Melnea Cass Recreation Complex in Roxbury.
Eligibility: Boys and girls who live or go to school in Boston or Chelsea and who are currently in 3rd-8th grade.
Registration:  Click to register for the winter season

 

High School Winter Workouts

This winter season consists of weekly “workouts” that will be held at the Melnea Cass Recreation Complex in Roxbury for Dorchester based participants and in Chelsea (location to be determined) for Chelsea based participants. The teams will meet once a week from 6-7:00pm to work on fitness and stick skills. Several other dates will be added as the season progresses, including workouts at other facilities and enrichment sessions.

The boy’s high school team: Will meet on Thursday evenings from 6-7:00pm.  The first session is January 12th.
The girl’s high school team: Will meet on Monday evenings from 6-7:00pm. The first session is January 9th.
Location: Melnea Cass Recreation Complex in Roxbury (120 M.L.K. Jr Blvd) for Dorchester based participants and in Chelsea (either the Williams School or Burke Elementary Complex) for Chelsea based participants.
Eligibility: Boys and girls who live or go to school in Chelsea and Boston currently in the 9th-12th grade
Registration:  Click to register for the winter season


Fall Programs

Rookies, Youth & Juniors Fall Season (3rd-8th grade)

Fall season is 6-7 weeks long with practices twice per week as well as 2-4 Saturday morning events (games or clinics with a local college).  Sessions are held at your local field on Tuesday and Thursday in Dorchester under the lights (Ronan Park, 135 Adams Street, Dorchester | Important Directions), Monday and Wednesday in Chelsea (Chelsea High School | map). There will also be two special events on Saturday mornings at Franklin Field (130 Talbot Ave, Dorchester | map) .  There will be a bus to take players from Chelsea to Dorchester on the Saturdays.  This is a great chance for new participants to learn the basics of the game and for returners to sharpen their skills.

Dates: September 14th—November 7th, 2015
Times:

  • Dorchester – Tuesday/Thursday 6-7:30pm
  • Chelsea – Monday/Wednesday 6-7:30pm
  • Both locations at Franklin Field – Saturday Dates are TBD

Eligibility: Boys and girls who live or go to school in Boston or Chelsea and who are in 3rd-8th grade
Team Placement: Rookies: 3rd-4th, Youth: 5th-6th, Juniors: 7th-8th
Registration: Closed - email mmarkevich@metrolacrosse.com to be added to our email blast when winter registration opens

High School Fall Season

Fall season is 8 weeks long and practices are held weeknights. Tuesday and Thursday nights are at Ronan Park in Dorchester, 6:00-7:30pm. Participants are required to get themselves to and from practice.  No transportation is provided.  This is a great chance for new participants to learn the basics of the game and for returners to sharpen their skills.
Dates: September 14th-November 7th, 2015
Times: Practices are Tuesday/Thursday nights, 6-7:30pm
Eligibility: Boys and girls who live or go to school in Boston or Chelsea and who are in 9th-12th grade
Registration: Closed