The Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation is the Long Island and New York City Chapter of US Lacrosse. We are dedicated to promoting participation in the great sport of lacrosse throughout Long Island and New York City in a manner that promotes safety, quality, and the high standard of sportsmanship of the Native American game.
The National Tournament, held annually in May, returns to Maryland in 2014 and will be played at Cedar Lane Sports Park in Bel Air. The Schoolgirls Division is the largest segment of the National Tournament, with nearly 60 teams participating from all over the country. This event has become one of the marquee recruiting events in the country. Players must try out for their regional team in order to participate.
The Long Island Metro Region will hold tryouts on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Mt. Sinai High School.
Date:Sunday April 27, 2014
RAIN OR SHINE
Location: Mt Sinai High School
110 North Country Rd.
Mt. Sinai, NY 11766
Time:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Check In Begins at 9:00am
Proof of USL Membership is required and must be brought to tryouts.
TRYOUT SELECTOR INFORMATION
Interested individuals, who are current USL members, are encouraged to complete an application online prior to April 24, 2014.
Prior to tryouts, players must go online and enter all of their personal data to be printed on the roster form and in the college profile book should they be placed on a team. Players must have current US Lacrosse membership and register ONLINE in order to try out.
Fill out: US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament Players Application
Fee: $35.00 Check made payable to: LIMLF
Mail to: LIMLF c/o Sallie Phillips
4117 Gilgo East
Gilgo Beach, NY 11702-4633
Last day to register: April 23, 2014
ADDITIONAL TRYOUT INFO:
NO MAIL IN REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED
NO WALK UP REGISTRATION IS PERMITTED ON THE DAY OF TRYOUTS
All players attending tryouts MUST be US Lacrosse members in addition to their HS Varsity Coach.
All players attending tryouts MUST be in grades 9-11. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Goggles and mouth guards are mandatory for all players.
Selection process is anonymous
Tryouts are closed to the public – NO SPECTATORS ALLOWED including PARENTS and coaches who are not working the tryouts.
Players MUST wear dark shorts and white tee shirts (no logos or affiliations).
No school or club names on shirts or shorts or on any equipment.
Players cannot wear bandanas, scrunchies, bows or any other distinguishing clothing or accessories that would make them stand out as a player.
US LACROSSE MEMBERSHIP
All players participating in the National Tournament must be current US Lacrosse members through June 1 2014 All non US Lacrosse member participants must register or renew their membership online at www.uslacrosse.org.
If you want to try out for the U-19 National Team you need to register online at uslacrosse.org and pay the USL $25 fee on line BEFORE the LI regional tryouts.
TOURNAMENT FEE CHECK (Must be brought to Tryouts)
Each player selected to a team must also pay a “tournament player fee” of $125.00
Fee: $ 125.00
Made payable to: LIMLF
Used only if the player is selected for a team
Check will NOT be collected unless player is selected for a team
NATIONAL TOURNAMENT EVENT INFORMATION
Dates: May 24-25, 2014
Location: Cedar Lane Sports Park, Bel Air Maryland MORE INFO: Official Event Website
SHOOTOUT FOR SOLDIERS IS COMING TO LONG ISLAND ON July 24th, 2014!!!!!
About the game: The 24 hour game will be divided into 24, 1 hour sections. Participants will play in one of the 1 hour sections, which features 12-minute quarters as well as time allotted between the quarters and games.
The Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation will hold its 1st Annual Shootout for Soldiers Shootout for Soldiers is a 24 Hour Lacrosse Game with all proceeds to benefit our veterans. Time: 9:00am-9:00am Massapequa NY To register go to:http://shootoutforsoldiers.com/ Space is limited For further information contact: Harry Jacobs at
or Tom Campolettano atCampilax@aol.com
Congratulations 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees & Award Winners!
by bsc posted 01/31/2014
LIMLF Hall of Fame
On a fun-filled evening on February 8th, 2014, the LIMLF and several hundred guests gathered at the LIMLF's 29th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to welcome the "Class of 2013" inductees and award winners. Great speeches and more than a few toasts were made in honor of this special group of people, and like past LIMLF induction ceremonies, the night provided an opportunity for players, coaches, referees, fans and family to celebrate and bond with fellow members of the region's tight-knit lacrosse community .
Please see below for the list of the "Class of 2013" award winners and inductees, and please scroll below for a slideshow of photos from the celebration:
2013 LIMLF "Harold Whitey Henrickson" Lifetime Achievement Award
Harvey Cohen 2013 Outstanding LIMLF Service Award
2013 Hall of Fame Inductees
Tom Campolettano, Kevin Cassese, Judy Stamatis
Ernie Olsen, Nicholas Polanco
Doug Shanahan & Rich Wehman