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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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Park 25 Rosters

Park 25 Set Up / Pack up & Canteen Roster!

If your club wishes to do any of the available canteen spots please contact the office.more

Information update – Junior events

This communication space has been created to provide an opportunity to share achievements, information, and to respond quickly in any matters impacting on the Junior programs.more

ALA Planning Forum

The ALA are seeking support from the lacrosse community in developing the Strategic Plan for Lacrosse to take us through to 2018 and beyond.more

Casual Vacancies – LSA Board Positions

Casual Vacancies – LSA Board Positions

LSA are currently seeking nominations for the following Director positions:

President (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)
Director, Women’s Competition (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)
Director, Promotions (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)
State Teams Representative (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)more

Casual Vacancies – LSA Board Positions

LSA are currently seeking nominations for the following Director positions:

Director, Men’s Competition (until 2015 Annual General Meeting)

Director, Women’s Competition (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)

Director, Promotions (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)
State Teams Representative (until 2016 Annual General Meeting)more

ALA Announcement: Australian Men’s Indoor Team 2015 - Alternates

Together with Head Coach Bob Carter,
ALA is pleased to announce the Alternates for the Australian Men’s Indoor Team 2015.
Alternates
Dylan Nangle SA
Kieran Sandow SA
Nigel Wapper SA

The team will compete at the 2015 FIL World Indoor Lacrosse Championship WILC, to be held in Syracuse (Onondaga) USA, Fri 18 – Sun 27 September 2015.

Please find the full announcement at www.lacrosse.commore

ALA Announcement: Australian Women’s Team 2017

ALA is pleased to announce the appointment of Kate Simpson as Manager 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

Vale Kelli Lynch

It is with much regret that we share the news of the sudden passing of Kelli Lynch. Kelli was a past player with Sturt LC and friend to many in the Lacrosse community.more

ALA Announcement: Australian Men’s Indoor Team 2015

Together with Head Coach Bob Carter, ALA is pleased to announce the Australian Men's Indoor team 2015.

The team will compete at the 2015 FIL World Indoor Lacrosse Championship WILC, to be held in Syracuse (Onondaga) USA, Fri 18 - Sun 27 September 2015.

Please find the full announcement at www.lacrosse.com.aumore

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

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, 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

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

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

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

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

Men's State League
POS TEAM PTS
1 Brighton 20
2 Burnside 16
3 Glenelg 12
4 ETP 8
5 Woodville 8
6 Eagles 8
7 Sturt 4

Ladder

Women's State League
POS TEAM PTS
1 Brighton 16
2 Glenelg 16
3 Burnside 8
4 Woodville 8
5 Wilderness 4
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 office@lacrossesa.com.au to get the details of a club near you!

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