Website Manager



Programs for Boys Grades 2-8
Serving the Cave Creek, Carefree, and North Scottsdale communities

Tim Jones, Director
[email protected]


Summary of Programs/Seasons

January-April -- Winter/Spring regular league season
September-November -- Fall Box
December -- Lax4Life Tournament

Check out our Camp/Clinics page for other lacrosse opportunities. 

Boys Fall Box League

Season Highlights

  • Boys grades 2 - 8
  • Program runs August 31 through November 21
  • Arizona Elite Box League "Indoor games" at Arizona Sports Complex
  • 7 Sunday Games (October & November) - game times between 3:00-8:00 pm
  • 2 weekly practices on Tuesdays & Thursdays (one box session at Casey's Sports World and one field practice)
  • Option to purchase BOX jersey (click HERE for sizing chart)
  • New players - some loaner equipment available (no helmets) depending on size
  • All players must have a valid USBOXLA Membership (see below)
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COST:  $350 (payment plan available)


IMPORTANT
:  USBOXLA Membership is required.
Go to www.membership.usboxla.com. Choose "Arizona Box Lacrosse" for Sanctioned League/Event.

What IS Box Lacrosse?

Box is played 6 v 6 off the boards of a hockey rink, with smaller goals, bigger goalies, no long poles, tighter space and a much faster transition combined to equal increased skill at all levels.  It’s more like basketball and hockey than it is field lacrosse.  The benefits of Box lacrosse to the developing player is well documented and evident with Denver University’s box oriented offense domination in the NCAA, winning the National Championship in 2015.  What is less talked about is that Box, when played properly, is actually safer than field lacrosse, which is a great change of pace for field-only players...and a lot of fun!

USBOXLA provides a common structure and governance for nationwide youth Box lacrosse leagues, tournaments, and travel teams.  Additionally, USBOXLA provides support and member benefits to Indoor Sport Facility Owners/Managers, league operators, coaches and referees to assist their Box lacrosse efforts. 

USBOXLA Member Benefits Include
· Liability and property damage insurance for Sport Facilities, Box lacrosse league operators, coaches and referees.
· Ability to play the game of Box Lacrosse without compromising the integrity of game plays while ensuring the safety of its participants.
· Player excess medical insurance and liability insurance coverage.
· Official Box Lacrosse training materials, Official USBOXLA Rule and Situational hand book and certification for coaches and referees.

Boys Summer Box & Chumash

Season Highlights

  • Boys grades 1 - 8
  • Program runs April 27 through July 22 - 13 weeks
  • Tuesdays - skills sessions at Lone Mountain Elementary School from 6:30-8:00 pm
  • Thursdays - Box sessions at Casey's Sports World* (time split between drills & intersquad box games)
  • CHUMASH 3v3 tournament
  • Must have a pinnie (available for purchase)
  • New players - some loaner equipment available (no helmets) depending on size
  • All players must have a valid USLacrosse Membership (see below)


COST:  $195 10U-14U, $100 8U
          
* Gone most of the summer?  Feel free to drop-in at Casey's on Thursdays and pay a $15 drop-in rate.


Chumash is a lacrosse game played by two teams of 3 players each. Each team may have two substitutes. There is one goal in the center of the field. The purpose of each team is to score on its respective side of the goal. Long sticks are illegal unless agreed upon by both sides.



IMPORTANT:  Valid US Lacrosse Membership REQUIRED prior to registering.

What Equipment Will I Need?

BOYS
BOYS Stick - 3 ft.*
Helmet**  
Gloves
Elbow Pads
Chest Protector
Mouth Guard
Recommended - cup or soft cup protection

* We may have a loaner stick available to start, so ask your coach.
** You can pick up a helmet at Dick's or Play-It-Again Sports that has used equipment.
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