KC Blue Lion Lacrosse Club was founded in 2008 to provide youth and high school lacrosse players in the Kansas City area the opportunity to compete year round on both a regional and national level. KC Blue Lion Lacrosse Club fields teams in the following groups: Boys: U-19, U-17, U-15, U-13, U-11 and U9. Girls: U-19, U-17, U-15, and U-13.
Introduction to Lacrosse Beginner and Advanced Beginner Programs- Boys and Girls age 6 to 12
The five-week program is designed to introduce the concepts and fundamentals of lacrosse to new players or players with less than 6 months lacrosse experience. The sessions will teach basic individual techniques of throwing, catching, cradling as well as introduce team concepts and positioning. Equipment will be available for purchase the first Sunday of camp. This is ideal for all beginners interested learning more about the sport prior to the Spring KCYLL Season
Coaches: Current KC Blue Lion Players recognized as area All-Stars at their respective high schools
Class times Sessions
Boys and Girls: Saturday January 10th, 24th, 31st, February 7th, 21st
Time: 5:00- 6:00
These classes will run simultaneously. All players new to the game are asked to attend the beginner session.Players who have mastered the art of catching and throwing should registrer for the advanced beginner session.
Inside 68 sports lacrosse conditioning and skill work
KC Blue Lion Lacrosse is excited to announce our 2014 training program offered in partnership with 68 Sports. The format will consist of 30 minute of lacrosse skill work directed by our Blue Lion Coach, Ryan Zupa followed by 30 minutes of speed, agility, and overall conditioning training directed by the Inside 68 trainers. The training program will be offered twice a week on both Monday and Thursday afternoon
5:00-6:00- HS Boys minimum three year lacrosse experience
5:30-6:30 4th-8th Boys: minimum two year lacrosse experience
6:00-7:00 8th-12th Girls: minimum two year lacrosse experience
Five week training session will be offered beginning:
Monday October 20th.
Session choices are as follows
10/20-11/20 Session 1
12/1-1/8 Session 2 (excludes the week of Christmas)
* Select Tournaments will only include our top teams in each age grouping. Team Selection/placements will be held in May prior to our summer tournaments. Players selected for our top teams will be asked to commit to be a member of this team though January 31,2014 unless their birthday requires a change in player category effective August 31, 2014. This commitment will include adhering to mandatory practice/ training schedule and availability for at least 1 tournament in each season- ie Spring/ Summer-Fall-Winter KC Blue Lions will have tryouts for our top "Select Teams" in the following age divisions HS Boys - 2015/2016( graduation years), HS Boys 2017, U-15 Boys, U-13 boys, U-11 Boys -- HS Girls -2015-2017, U-15 girls
Other age divisions such as Boys U-9 and Girls U-13 - will be divide into 2 equal teams if new player interest mandates more than one team.