The focus is on teaching the fundamentals of the fastest sport on two feet through games and drills that emphasize the child’s enjoyment of the game. Basics of cradling, shooting, passing and groundball techniques will be taught, along with game concepts and team play. Clinics are coed and offered once a week for an hour for 1st through 4th graders.
Before you go and purchase all of the equipment needed for lacrosse have your child try a clinic with at the Y. All clinic drills and games are non-contact and the YMCA supplies sticks and balls.
The Duncan YMCA offers lacrosee in the Spring (Mar.-May) and Fall 1 (Aug.- Oct) seasons. The Schlessman YMCA also offers lacrosse in the Fall. Check with whichever YMCA is closer to you to see when they are registering for the next season of lacrosse.