FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do I have to know anything about lacrosse to play?
No prior experience is required or expected. We will teach the basic skills necessary to play.
Do I need special equipment?
Please see our equipment page for a list of necessary equipment.
Do I need a US Lacrosse registration?
Yes. US Lacrosse membership is a requirement to play because it offers insurance coverage that protects the player and the program in the event of a serious injury to one of its players while playing in the program. In addition this membership includes a magazine subscription and parent and player resources.
For our girls program and our First Stick program, you will be guided through USLacrosse.org to ensure you have a current US Lacrosse membership. In the event that you need to register or renew, you will be charged for their annual membership ($30).
For our boys program, yuo will need an MBYLL (Mass Bay Youth Lacrosse League) membership at the cost of $40. Once you have a number from MBYLL, you will be able to complete your registration with us.
What does the season consist of?
- Season: mid-March thru June
- Practice Schedule: Two times per week, usually in the early evenings (5:45pm to 7:45pm)
- Practices will be at Nicholson Stadium Complex and the Tenney fields
What is the game schedule?
Games are usually Sunday afternoons between 9:00AM and 5:00 PM. There will be a few mid-week games (boys program only), as well. The games last about 1-1/2 hours.
Select games ar Friday night or Saturday mornings and will have a practice during the week on top of the regular season.
Can I volunteer?
Coaches and other volunteers are needed to ensure this program runs. Interested parents should contact any MYL Board member or email
What do I get for my registration fee?
The $190 registration fee covers MBYLL/MBGLL league dues, the referees, field use, team supplies, end-of-season MBYLL/MBGLL tournament, goalie equipment, lacrosse balls, use of game uniform (must be returned at end of season), etc.