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
Westminster Area Lacrosse Registration is OPEN for Spring 2018.
To register, go to www.waxlax.org, and click on the Orange "Register Now" button on thr right side of the web page. We have an early bird discount for all registrations completed before January. Take advantage of this discount before it expires...the new year will be here soon.
Player assessments and team assignments for most age groups will start early January. We will also hold Lacrosse “Try it” nights in December for anyone interested in giving lacrosse a try this year. The boys “Try it” night will be Dec 7 and girls will be Dec 14th at 4 Seasons Sport Complex, more details will be forthcoming.
Expect practices to begin in the mid-late February time frame. Outdoor practices will start March 15th. First games for all ages, except the youngest "Pockets" age group, are tentatively scheduled to start April 7th. Pockets will get a little later start - once the weather warms for the little guys and girls.
If you're thinking of coaching this spring don't forget to register as a coach using the Volunteer to Coach registration online. All coaches and volunteers on the field are required by the county to have a background check completed. Details on background checks will be forthcoming to all who register to coach.
We have had a few changes to the Board in the off season. Beth Pruitt and Jay albright have stepped down from their board positions. From everyone on the board a sincere THANK YOU to both Beth and Jay for the amount time and effort they put in year in and year out on the board.
We have two new additions to the board this year, please join me in welcoming Maggie Brooke as our Secretary and Kevin Dombowski as our Assistant Boys Coordinator. Maggie was one of the original founding board members and coach and Kevin has been a long time coach with WAX. We are excited to have both join us.
If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to contact any board member. Thank you and "Go WAX!"
We hope everyone is off to a great start with their WAX Season! It has been so great to see the kids out there in their new uniforms and having a great time!
Now is a great time to order WAX Spirit Wear! The selection has been updated with some brand new colors and styles! Choose from t-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, hats, headbands and much more! Just click on the link below, or the WAX Wear tab to the left for a full display of what is offered. Please click on each option and notice all of the colors and size options that are available. Many have youth and adult size options! There is sure to be something to please everyone! All items can be ordered and then picked up at EmbroidMe in Westminster. Show your WAX Pride this season!!!
Did you know you can follow us on social media? Like us on Facebookat WESTMINSTER AREA LACROSSE, Follow us on Instagram at Westminster area lacrosse and on Twitter at WaxLax. Our social media coordinator, Helen Fischer has been doing an AWESOME job at keeping up with pictures, updates, and all kinds of great lacrosse information! Feel free to send in any of your pictures to be highlighted and tag us on your photos at #WAXLAX!
Also, smart phone users, did you know there is now an app that you can download to easily get to our WAX site? Download the "League Athletics" app and add "Westminster Area Lacrosse" as your organization. Once you log in, it is a quick and easy resource to the teams your children are registered to. You can easily email or text your coach or team, and get notifications right to your phone! You can still access waxlax.org from your phone and use the mobile site, but this app makes it even a little easier to get the updates and make the connections that you need! Try it out!
If you have any questions about Spirit Wear or the League Athletics app, please feel free to contact Beth Pruitt at
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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