Mini-Tykes is for players born between 2012-2013
The purpose of the Mini-Tyke and Tyke leagues is to introduce, emphasize, and develop the fundamental skills of lacrosse.
The focus of practices as well as games is to promote an environment that encourages participation, skill development, and overall enjoyment of the game.
Please refer to the Equipment Guide page under the Parentâ€™s Resource Tab. Note that mouth guards are optional (not required) for Mini-Tykes.
The Mini-Tyke season begins in April and ends in June.
For 2017, the Titans had 4 Mini-Tyke teams.
Kids will be divided into teams of approximately 9-11 players.
Mini Tyke Games will be 1 hour - 5 minute warm up, three 15 minute periods and 3 minute period breaks.
Clock is run time with only stoppage being for time outs.
Games will be cross floor with two games per floor.
Each team shall be composed of three players, and a recommended 6 substitute players
In club participation will occur on Wednesday from 6 to 7 pm. Practices will be scheduled on Mondays.
All teams will participate in one game played on up to three Saturdays through the season, with an additional 3 Games to be played on the June 17,18 weekend during the Mini-Tyke Festival.
Throughout the season, in order to encourage the development of this environment, there will be no standings for Mini Tyke or Tyke.
Team selection dates TBA.
The Director will attempt to accommodate reasonable friend/coach requests where possible while still maintaining parity teams (teams being made equal with respect to ability level). No GUARANTEES are made with respect to friend/coach requests and make sure the friend/coach you are requesting is aware of your intentions.
If you would like to make a friend request, please contact Miles Mackow at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2018.
Additionally, there is always a need for head coaches and assistant coaches. If you are interested in coaching, please contact Miles Mackow