Welcome to the Scranton Youth Lacrosse Association
"Head, Heart, Hustle.... and FUN!"
Please take a look around our site and learn more about the fastest growing sport in the country, LACROSSE. Lacrosse is quickly catching on in North East Pennsylvania, and the SYLA is helping organize programs for boys and girls in the Greater Scranton Area. We field teams in the spring & early summer (main season,) as well as run camps & clinics year round that kids from any youth programs can attend. For more information please surf the site and sign up for our mailing list.
What is Lacrosse? 02/11/2010 Please follow the link below to US Lacrosse for a full introduction...
Special Night for U-15
We would like to thank Matt Marcinek for speaking to the U-15 team on Thursday May 21. He a great motivational speech and was an inspiration to the team. Please scroll thru the photo gallery to see some pictures from this great night.
Join Premier Lacrosse summer league run by the Marywood University coaching staff. This summer league is very informative & a ton of fun. While on break from Lacrosse season you can step up your game on Tuesdays and work on what you might have been lacking during the season. You will get the following: a minimum of four, hour long sessions of competitive games in a championship format with a chance to play 5 games. A minimum of a one hour session of skill development, teaching, and instruction. At U11& U9 levels it will be approximately 50% of the time to skill development, teaching, and instruction. Use of Marywood University's multipurpose synthetic turf field & an official Premier Lacrosse T-shirt. Join Premier Lacrosse this summer! Go to http://www.premier-lacrosse.com/summer-league.cfm to register,
When: Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30, 2015
Age Groups/Grades: U9 & U11/U13 and U15/9th-12th
Fee: $125/player by 11:59PM May 15th After May 15th $150/Player
Back Mountain Bandits LAX are offering a boys lacrosse camp July 27-30, 2015. The camp will be held at the Bear Creek Township Recreational Fields across from the entrance to the PA Turnpike. Brian Scheetz from Croker College in South Carolina will teach the camp. The camp is open to anyone interested in advancing their skills & techniques. Camp info is as follows:
-Boys must be entering grades 3-8 as of June 1, 2015
-Monday-Thursday July 27-30, 2015 10:00AM-3:00PM
-Registration Fee $125
For further questions regarding camp contact Coach Scheetz directly at 585-406-7074 email@example.com
Northeast LAX is in the preliminary stages of offering a Girls Lacrosse Travel Team and they are looking for input of players and parents to see if there is enough interest. Go to www.NortheastLAX.org and fill out the Girls Lacrosse Travel Team Survey.
Great news for SYLA...Dick's Sporting Goods has agreed to be a sponsor this upcoming 2015 season! A few benefits of having Dick's Sporting Goods as a sponsor of SYLA is a 20% off "Shop Day" & a sponsorship kit that will include some goodies for our team. "Shop Day" will be held on Saturday February 14, 2015 at Dick's Sporting Goods in Dickson City, PA. Simply print the coupon below or go to Dick's Sporting Goods on Saturday 2/14/15 and stop at the check in table to receive discount details. You will be allowed to get 20% off protective gear, sticks, cleats, etc. This is a great opportunity to get new or replacement equipment for the upcoming season!