Late Summer/Fall Programming Begins Soon
The Bandits popular late summer/fall lacrosse programming will be beginning August 14th. Programs usually sell out so please register as soon as possible. This year we will be starting August 14th on Mon/Weds. and some Saturdays. The program will run until October 7th. The main focus of the fall is to upgrade skills for established players in a relaxed and fun environment. Additionally, we use the fall program to help instruct new players on the basics of lacrosse. It is a great time of year to really work on skill level no matter what level your daughter may be at.
Bandits add Team Spirit Wear
The Bandits are excited to announce a partnership with The Loyalist, a spirit wear provider. Please visit their website and buy some fun “swag” at https:www.TheLoyalist.com. Enter our team name Bandits Lacrosse in the search box at the top, to see all the choices.
Spring 2017 Season Kicks Off
The Bandits will enter 3 teams in league play this spring 2017. There are still a few spots left on the 7th/8th grade & 4th grade teams. We have begun a wait for the 5th/6th team. We will be practicing indoors for a couple of weeks, then heading outdoors on April 3rd at 6:15pm at Lake Forest College, behind the ice hockey arena.
New Free Educational Website Launched
TrueSport has just launched their free new educational website at http://truesport.org/ for athletes, coaches, and parents with tons of great information on the following: Bullying Prevention, Goal-Setting, Nutrition, Preparation, Recovery, & Teamwork.
Winter Clinic begin Sunday, Jan. 15th
The Bandits popular winter clinics will begin Sunday, Jan. 15th and continue for 8 Sundays of lacrosse instruction. Winter times: 3PM-4PM (4th & 5th grades); 4PM-5PM (6th*, 7th, & 8th graders). The Bandits spring season will begin indoors on March 12th.
2017 Registration is Open!
Attention all Bandits and other interested girl lacrosse players. The 2017 season is right around the corner, as the Bandits enter their 4th year. We are offering our popular winter clinics beginning Sunday, Jan. 15th—these skills and drills sessions will run for 8 Sunday afternoons. This year we will start our spring season early—-team practices will begin indoors Sunday, March 12th. Registration for both programs is open. Please sign up early and reserve your spot—-last year the Bandits sold out all programs. http://banditslacrosseclub.org/register-and-pay-2/
Fall Tournaments 2016
Our Bandits Fall Season will end with two separate tournaments: October 8th (7th-8th grades and a few select 6th graders) will play in the LA Shootout Tourney. Our younger and developmental team will play on October 16th (4th-6th grades) in the Fall Fest Tourney.
Bandits hire 5 coaches for Fall lacrosse
The Bandits are proud to announce the hiring of 5 qualified college level players to coach our fall ball teams. We look forward to another outstanding lacrosse program this fall with excellent coaches and excited and enthused players. Fall is a great time to begin learning lacrosse or to sharpen your lacrosse skills.
Fall Ball begins August 22nd
With summer coming to an end and school beginning soon, the Bandits are gearing up for their fall ball season—-seven weeks of lacrosse skills and drills followed by a season ending local tournament. Fall is the ideal time of year to work on your lacrosse. The Bandits are busy trying to secure fields for fall. Practice days will be Mondays and Wednesday at South Park.
Thurs., May 5th-Bandit Recognition Night
Bandits are excited to announce that all teams will be announced at the halftime of the Lake Forest HS Girls’ Varsity lacrosse game, May 5th versus New Trier. The Bandits are encouraged to attend and show their support and appreciation to LF’s coach Catherine Catanzaro for recognizing our Bandit teams. Girls will sit together by team and should wear their game uniform (jersey only). Let’s have a great turn-out !! Game begins at 6:15pm at LFHS West Campus, 300 S. Waukegan Rd..