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

December-April -- Winter/Spring regular league season
May-July -- Summer Box (tbd)
September-November -- Fall Box

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

Boys Winter/Spring

Season Highlights

  • Boys grades 1st - Middle School
  • Program runs December 5 through April 13
  • Lax4Life tournament December 16 at Copper Sky Regional Park
  • Practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays (usually between 5:00-8:00, depending on age group) at Lone Mountain Elementary
  • Shootout Jamboree scrimmage games at Cactus Shadows Varsity Field - January 6
  • AYL (Arizona Youth Lacrosse) Games on Saturdays starting end of January - 20 Jamboree games
  • Cactus Cup - April 12 & 13
  • Uniform - same as last season, required for new players only (reversible jersey, shooter shirt, shorts, socks, pinnie) - must register by December 15 to guarantee receiving a uniform in time for first games.  Option for returning players to purchase uniform pieces as well.
  • Boundaries:  Youth Lacrosse of Arizona supports geographical boundaries that align with the Cave Creek Unified School District.  If your child attends a CCUSD school, or you live in the area (even if attending a charter or private school) you are eligible to play with Cave Creek Lacrosse.  (These boundaries apply to YLA regular season only, not summer or fall programs which are open to anyone.  Click HERE to see a boundary map.)
  • Pro-rated refunds must be requested in writing and include a $25 processing fee.
  • Not sure about LAX? Check out our Camps/Clinics page to try a session for FREE.

8U - $275 per player
10U - $350 per player
12U - $375 per player 
(roster spots limited)
14U - $425 per player 
(roster spots limited)
(option to split into 2 payment installments)

IMPORTANT:  Valid USA Lacrosse Membership REQUIRED prior to registering.   

Uniforms

The 2023 season is the second year in our uniform cycle.

Kits consist of a reversible jersey, shorts, and a shooter shirt.  Cost is $95 and can be added to your registration.  =========>

Practice pinnies (below) are also available for $30.

Our goal is to get at least two years from each uniform cycle, so be sure to purchase a size to get through two seasons--and remember the equipment worn underneath.

During the ordering process, you will be asked for your top 3 jersey number choices. Number assignment will be based on seniority, and a first-come, first-served basis by team.  Click HERE for sizing chart.  The club office may have samples as well.  Contact [email protected].


What Equipment Will I Need?

BOYS
BOYS Stick - 3 ft.*
Helmet**  
Gloves
Elbow Pads
Shoulder Pads/Chest Protector (must meet NOCSAE standard)
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.

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.

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