Registration is November 1st to December 15th, 2018. Register at http://www.gbyla.org
All players must be US Lacrosse Members to participate in a GBYLA program. US Lacrosse Youth Membership is $30 and High School is $35. US Lacrosse Membership dues are paid directly to US Lacrosse. Please click HERE for US Lacrosse member information. A membership may be renewed or purchased through the GBYLA registration process.
SPRING SEASON 2019 AGE REQUIREMENTS:
Use chart below for Boys 8U, 10U and 12U, Middle School & Girls Grades 1-12
||September 1, 2010 - August 31, 2012
||September 1, 2008 - August 31, 2010
||September 1, 2006 - August 31, 2008
||January 1, 2004 - August 31, 2006*
*All 9th graders play High School regardless of age
SMALL SIDED GAME FORMATS
Boys 8U Format: 5 v 5 no goalie, no offsides, Face Off (2018 GBYLA small sided rules apply)
Boys 10U Format: 7 v 7 with goalie, offsides, Face Off
Girls 8U Format: 4 v 4 no goalie, no draw
Girls 10U Format: 7 v 7 no goalie, players must hold for possession on the draw
Girls 12U Format: Small Sided TBD based on registration numbers.
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR FEMALE PLAYERS:
Per US Lacrosse Youth Girls Rules; earrings are prohibited during play. Please make sure your player is compliant with this rule.
Avoid issues by not newly piercing ears prior to or during the Spring Season.
(player equipment not included in the Spring Season program fees)
Required girls equipment: solid color mouth guard, goggles and stick
Required boys equipment: athletic cup, helmet, solid color mouth guard, shoulder and arm pads, gloves and stick