Lacrosse is a fast-paced sport that combines the speed of
hockey, the strategy of soccer and the teamwork of basketball.
Youth lacrosse in Jersey City is organized through a
partnership with Jersey City Lacrosse (www.jerseycitylacrosse.org) and
the Department of Recreation of Jersey City.
Register for the Spring season online at: www.jerseycitylacrosse.org/register
The program is for boys and Girls from Kindergarten through
Children K-2 play in the Little Laxers program, which
exposes kids to the game of lacrosse through drills, games and modified
scrimmages. The program uses a soft ball and players only need a lacrosse
In the Spring, starting in 3rd grade, boys put on equipment
and play on teams in the Spring season (March through June). The teams play a
full game schedule as a member the North NJ Junior Lacrosse League. The home
field is at Berry Lane Park, and teams travel to play teams in NY and NJ,
including tournaments. Jersey City Lacrosse also hosts the Chilltown Classic
boys lacrosse tournament.
The girls program is similar, playing in the Spring on teams
beginning in 3rd grade. The girls program is a member of the Jersey Girls
Lacrosse Association league.
In the Fall, the older boys play a short season.
In the winter, kids can enjoy several free introductory
clinics held across Jersey City. Visit www.jerseycitylacrosse.org for
updates and details.
The goal of Jersey City Lacrosse, an all-volunteer 501c3
organization, is to ensure that any child who wants to play lacrosse has that
opportunity. As such, equipment loans and scholarships are available.
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