Westminster Area Lacrosse. WAX is a youth program for beginners and experienced players. WAX provides instructional pockets program for boys and girls ages 5-6. Boys and Girls ages 7-8 play in a Carroll County League with limited travel. Boys and Gi
The 14th season of Westminster Area Lacrosse will be here before we know it and registration for Spring 2016 youth lacrosse is now open.
To register, go to www.waxlax.org, and click on the orange "Register Now" button. As always, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact a WAX Board member for assistance.
WAX is an all volunteer organization, and as a member the Westminster Area Recreation Council of Carroll County Rec and Parks, provides the opportunity to both learn and play the sport of lacrosse. WAX provides a home for youth lacrosse players, both experienced and new players, boys and girls, ages 4-14.
If you're thinking of coaching, WE WANT YOU! Don't forget to register as a coach using the Volunteer to Coach registration online. WAX will hold several coaching seminars over the winter, so be on the lookout for more information.
Speaking of Volunteers, a very sincere Thank You is in order for our long time Board member Jeff O'Connell for his years of service to WAX. Jeff has moved on to volunteering with high school sports, so if you happen to see him, please thank him for his service to WAX.
Matt Fischer has been elected to fill the vacancy on the Board. Matt is a longtime coach with our Girls program and we're delighted to have Matt volunteer additional time to help run the program. Welcome aboard! As always, if you have any questions regarding WAX, feel free to contact me or any Board member.
The process of player assessments and team assignments will begin indoors in late January, so please register early!
Expect practices to begin in the mid-February time frame. Outdoor practices will start March 15th. First games for all ages except Pockets, are tentatively scheduled to start April 2nd. Pockets will get a little later start - once the weather warms for the little guys and girls. Don't forget to mark your calendars for the annual WAX DAY extravaganza, which will include the Juniors, boys vs. girls, Graduation Game. This year, WAX DAY will take place on Saturday, May 7th.
Thanks for "sticking" with WAX!
Westminster Area Lacrosse
PS- Wax Spirit wear makes a great holiday gift!!! Check out our store on www.waxlax.org
Dec 10th Green Turtle Registration & Fundraiser
Join us on December 10th from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the Green Turtle for some great food and fun.
General Announcement regarding winter indoor lacrosse 2015-2016...
WAX Pockets (Pre-K, K, grade 1) will play on Sundays, indoor at the Moton Center gym...11:00 to 12:00, starting November 1.
WAX will be fielding teams at Tykers (one team), Lightning (multiple teams) and Midgets (multiple teams) in the indoor league at the Indoor Sportsplex in Reisterstown. League games begin 11/7 and run through 1/31/2016....10 games
Note that league play is NOT for new players.
Juniors will have weekly clinic/practice at 4 Seasons and will not participate in the indoor league.
League game times:
Tykers (grades 2 & 3) play on Sundays...1:00,. 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00.
Lightning (grades 4 & 5) play on Wednesdays and Thursdays...6:00, 7:00, and 8:00.
Midgets (grades 6 & 7) play on Mondays...6:00, 7:00, 8:00.
Clinics and Practice:
Tyker Clinic (at 4 Seasons in Hampstead) will be on Thursday, 7-9 PM, 11/5 to 1/27/2016.
Clinic for Lightning and Midgets and Juniors (at 4 Seasons in Hampstead) will be on Saturdays, 1-3 PM, 11/7 to 1/30/2016.
Pockets fees will be $40.
League play fees at Reisterstown will be $100;
Clinic will be $150.
This note is going to all families (on the boys side).
Westminster Area Lacrosse, WAX, is a member of the Westminster Area Recreation Council, and is part of Carroll County Recreation and Parks.
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