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Welcome to Lacrosse SA

Lacrosse SA is the peak body for lacrosse in South Australia, managing competitions for Women and Men, and Girls and Boys from age 8.

The main field lacrosse season runs from April to September, but there are other competitions as well - Indoor Contact, Indoor "Sof-crosse", pre-season competitions and University and High School competitions.

You can find the name of Club Secretaries on the contacts page.

Lacrosse! Play it, live it, love it!

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Mad March Golf Day

Friday 20th March 2015
12 noon
Blackwood Golf Club

Please see attached flyer.

If you require further information please contact Paul Freeman
paul.freeman@ruralbank.com.au or 0438 020 590.more

2015 Junior Lacrosse Forum

Wed 4th March from 7 – 9 pm

University of SA - City West campus

Hawke Building H 6-16

The Hawke Building is on North Tce – about mid way along the city west campus buildings.more

Umpires Wanted!

The ALA U18 Boys and Girls Championships will be held in Adelaide this year from 15 – 18 April 2015.

We are calling for suitably experienced, women’s umpires to lodge an expression of interest. Your EOI may include a brief rundown of your lacrosse umpiring and playing history.more

Casual Vacancy - Director, Women's Competition

As a casual vacancy the position can be filled by the Board from expressions of interest received. It is a casual vacancy for appointment until the 2016 Annual General Meeting.more

Casual Vacancy - Director, Promotions

As a casual vacancy the position can be filled by the Board from expressions of interest received. It is a casual vacancy for appointment until the 2016 Annual General Meeting.more

Casual Vacancy - Director, Officiating

As a casual vacancy the position can be filled by the Board from expressions of interest received. It is a casual vacancy for appointment until the 2015 Annual General meeting.more

Coach Wanted - North Adelaide Lacrosse Club

North Adelaide Lacrosse club is looking for a Senior Men's Coach for the 2015 Season!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, experienced and devoted individual to coach our Senior Men's playing group in 2015.

If you would like more information, or to apply for the role, please contact Gemma Charles [NALC Chairperson 2015] on 0400 251 467 or email us at northadelaidelacrosseclub@gmail.commore

How to get your Police Check

As a volunteer at your club, you will require a South Australian Police Check. If you do not currently have a police check - please click on 'more' for instructions on how to obtain one.

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ALA Announcement - U23 Australian Men's Team

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephanie Rodgers as Manager of the U23 Australian Men's Team 2015.

Stephanie has a 30 year background in Travel Management and has been manager at the Wanneroo club for several years.

Congratulation on your appointment Stephanie!more

ALA Announcement - U23 Australian Men's Team

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Fisher as Assistant Coach of the U23 Australia Men's Team in 2015.

The U23 Australian Men's Team will compete at the 2015 ASPAC Championships, to be held in Bangkok Thailand, Saturday 4th - Saturday 11th July.

Congratulations on your appointment Steven!more

ALA Announcement - U23 Australian Women's Coaches

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Sachiyo Yamada and Peter Mathwin as Co-Coaches of the U23 Australian Women's Team.

The U23 Australian team will compete in a number of tournaments culminating at the 2015 ASPAC Championships, to be held in Bangkok Thailand, Saturday 4th - Saturday 11th July.

Congratulations Sachi and Pete!more

Team Nomination Forms

LSA is striving to simplify the budgeting process for Clubs by implementing a single "all inclusive" team fee. The 2015 team nomination fee structure will include the $5 player levy, 10 tickets at the LSA Presentation Dinner & inclusion of the player levy.

For more information and the forms, click on more!more

Compulsory Eyewear for Junior Girls

Lacrosse SA advocates player safety and has decided to make the wearing of protective eye wear compulsory from Under 13’s through to Under 18’s. Junior players 18 and under participating in senior grades are required to wear protective eye wear in the senior grade in which they are playing.

Please refer to the attached position statement and links below for further information.more

Under 18 Girls President Team - Coach / Manager

LSA is seeking expressions of interest for the positions of Coach and Manager for the Under 18 Girls Presidents team.

Should you have any questions or queries please don't hesitate to contact the office.

Please send your applications to tiffany.smith@lacrossesa.com.aumore

Under 18 Girls President Team

LSA is calling for any eligible Under 18 Girls to play in the ALA Presidents team.

You must also be financial with ALA, your association, your club and LSA.

Please complete the registration of interest and return to the LSA office tiffany.smith@lacrossesa.com.aumore

Under 18 Boys/Girls National Championships

For all information on the ALA Under 18 National Championships head to the Championship webpage and facebook page.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/alalaxchamps
www: http://www.foxsportspulse.com/assoc_page.cgi?client=1-2691-0-0-0
Twitter - follow @lacrossesa - If you tweet yourself, please use #u18lax in your tweetsmore

Junior Goals now available to Purchase

Junior Goals now available for purchase for clubs, schools and individuals.

For more information and to place an order please contact John Fuss 0412 694 852 or president@lacrossesa.com.aumore

Australian Lacrosse Champion, Sue McSolvin, awarded an OAM

Australian Lacrosse Champion, Sue McSolvin, has been awarded an Order of Australia Medal, General Division on Australia Day 2015 for services to Lacrosse.

Congratulations to Sue on this most prestigious award. This is a wonderful recognition of Sue’s contributions to our great sport.more

Mad March LaxFest & Golf Day

The 3rd annual Mad March LaxFest, which incorporates the Lacrosse SA Golf Day and an 8 a side lacrosse tournament will be held from 20th – 22nd March.

This year sees both the golf and lacrosse being played locally for the first time, with the LSA Golf Day kick starting the weekend from midday Friday at Blackwood Golf Course and the Mad March Lax Tournament at Sturt Lacrosse Club.more

ALA Announcement: Head Coach Australian Women’s Team 2017

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Sue Sofarnos as Head Coach of the Australian Women’s Team 2017.

The Australian Team will compete at the 2017 FIL World Cup, to be held in Guildford England, Thursday 13 – Saturday 22 July 2017.more

ALA Announcement: Men Indoor 2015 Assistant Coaches

Together with Head Coach Bob Carter, ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Lewer and Greg Mollison as Assistant Coaches of the Australian Men’s Indoor Team 2015.

The team will compete at the FIL 2015 Men’s Indoor World Championship, to be held in Syracuse & Buffalo USA, 18 – 26 September 2015.more

What's happening around the clubs!

Great to see clubs getting back in to Lacrosse mode!

Burnsides second week of softcrosse. Looks like it's an early preseason for Burnside players this year!more

Put your hands up for a $50 Sports Voucher!

All kids love playing outdoors and enjoying sport with family and friends. That’s why the State Government is making junior sport more affordable. From term one 2015, families will receive $50 for each primary school aged child to help with the cost of sports club fees. For more information and for clubs to register visit: www.sportsvouchers.sa.gov.aumore

ALA Announcement U23 Australian Men’s Team 2015

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Glenn Morley as Head Coach of the U23 Australian Men’s Team 2015.

The U23 Australian Men’s Team will compete at the 2015 ASPAC Championship, to be held in Bangkok Thailand, Saturday 4 – Saturday 11 July.

Glenn brings with him a depth of knowledge and experience as both a coach and player, to pass on to our aspiring U23 Australian players.more

South-East SAPSASA 2015

When: Wednesday 25th March 2015
Venue: Sturt Lacrosse Club (Women’s Memorial Playing Fields – Gate 2 – Shepherds Hill Road, St Marys)
Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm
Cost: $25 per team – Schools will be invoiced after the carnival

Nominations Due: Monday 16th March 2015
Email: marilyn.fuss@lacrossesa.com.au or Fax: (08) 8355 3360more

Northern SAPSASA 2015

When: Wednesday 11th March 2015
Venue: North Adelaide Lacrosse Club – Terama Street, Gepps Cross
Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm
Cost: $25 per team – Schools will be invoiced after the carnival

Nominations Due: Monday 2nd March 2015
Email: marilyn.fuss@lacrossesa.com.au or Fax: (08) 8355 3360more

Under 18 Sports Trainer required

The Under 18 boys team is in need of a sports trainer!

Click on 'more' for the application form!

If you have any queries please contact Coach James Newton 0412 575 447, jwnewtonii@hotmail.com or the office 8355 3350, office@lacrossesa.com.aumore

Aussie Crocs - Lacrosse Ball Fundraiser

Do you, your team or your club need lax balls ahead of next season? Grab our approved, custom Croc balls and support the 2016 U19 Men’s Team at the same time.more

Coach Wanted - Eagles Lacrosse Club

The Eagles Lacrosse Club is seeking applications from interested person for the role of Head Senior Women's Coach.more

Coaches Wanted - Burnside Lacrosse Club

The Burnside Lacrosse Club (BLC) is seeking applications from interested person for the role of Head Senior Men's Coach and Head Senior Women's Coach.more

Lacrosse SA 2015 U18 Girls State Team Trials

Trial Dates/Times:
Saturday, November 22, 9.00am - 10.30am - Lacrosse SA, Barratt Reserve, Cnr West Beach & Military Roads, West Beachmore

2014 Northern SAPSASA Carnival

The Northern Primary Schools Lightning Carnival will be held on Thursday 27th March at North Adelaide Lacrosse Club, Tarama St, Gepps Cross

Grades: Girls 4/5, Boys 4/5, Girls 6/7, Boys 6/7
Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm
Cost: $25 per team (invoices will be sent after carnival)
Nominations Due: Monday 17th March, 2014

Click on 'more' for more info, the Nomination Form & Rulesmore

ALA Announcement 2015 Men's Indoor Team

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of the Bob Carter to the position of Head Coach of the 2015 Men's Indoor Team - please see attachment and ALA website www.lacrosse.com.au.more

ALA Announcement - 2015 Aust Men's Indoor Team - Positions

ALA is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the Men's Indoor Team 2015 Team Personnel positions of -

Team Manager
Squad Coaches

Please see attachment and the ALA website www.lacrosse.com.au for full information and Position Descriptions.more

ALA Announcement - 2016 U19 Men's Team - Positions

The Australian U19 Men's Team will compete in the FIL 2016 U19 World Championships in Coquitlam, Canada.

ALA is now calling for applications for the following positions
Team Manager
Squad Coaches (SA, WA, Vic)
Team Analystmore

i-lax news

Indoor Lacrosse for Seniors (novice, senior and open division)at Westminster
(U15 and U13 will take place at another location - stay tuned for more info)more

Under 15 Tournament Results

Can be found at www.lacrosse.com.au - select Nationals from across the top and "fixtures and results" from the drop down menu.
You can also find them on the event Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/U15LacrosseTournament2013more

Personal Accident Insurance

Information about the Lacrosse SA Personal Accident Insurance cover can be found by clicking on "info forms and downloads" - "LSA Forms" on the menu at the top of this page. You'll find a summary of cover and the claim form there, and a link to "Insure Me Now' where you can find further information and increase or take out additional cover.more

Like to play Lacrosse in South Australia?

Our Senior Men's and Women's seasons run late April - mid September.

For more info...................

Men - playinsouthaustralia_men@lacrossesa.com.au

Women - playinsouthAustralia_women@lacrossesa.com.aumore

Play by the Rules Update

A new free Play by the Rules online training course is now available.

 

The course features two modules - 'Child Protection' and 'Harassment and Discrimination' - which replace all of the previous online training courses. The course is succinct, user-friendly and features the latest interactive technology, including case studies, practical scenarios and a quiz. It is suitable for coaches, administrators, officials, players, parents and spectators.

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Men's ALA/FIL Rules Update 2012

The ALA Rules for Season 2012 are now on the ALA website. The Rules have been amended to include the Variations introduced by the FIL in 2011, and shall be the Rules used in all Australian National Competitions as of this date.

ALan Chiron
Referee in Chief (Men’s) ALA

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Women's Rule Book update

ALA wishes to inform Member Associations, Umpires, TD's and players that the revised 2011-2014 Women's Rule Book has been edited and is now available on the FIL website at www.filacrosse.com/?fileid=rules.

All of the clarifications and changes to Rule 3 & 25, Manufacturers Specifications are in blue. The Table of Contents has also changed some due to lengthy editing.

These changes take effect immediately.

Please Note: The Debeer "Gripper Pocket" will be legal for FIL play until January 1, 2013.

 

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Sports Coach and Sports Official online magazines

Sports Coach and Sports Official online magazines are available on the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) website. The magazines provide valuable information for coaches and officials of all sports on areas including sports science, roles and responsibilities, nutrition, psychology and planning, and feature new technology as well as profiles of successful coaches and officials.

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Ladder

Women's State League
POS TEAM PTS
1 Brighton 52
2 Wilderness 44
3 Glenelg 40
4 Woodville 23
5 Burnside 12
6 Sturt 0

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Like to Play it, Live it, Love it?

Like to play lacrosse? All ages, from Under 8 Girls and Boys to Senior Women and Men

email playlacrosse@lacrossesa.com.au to get the details of a club near you!

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