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14U coaches needed! (and others!) If interested, please contact ankenylaxnews@gmail.com

USA Lacrosse

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Nebraska High School Lacrosse Association

Nebraska High School Lacrosse Association

Iowa Lacrosse Association

Iowa Lacrosse Association

Click on the registration tab above to register for the 2024 season. For questions, please email us at ankenylaxnews@gmail.com

Indoor Practice Information

Indoor practices are about to begin! Please see our calendar (click on the "tab" button on the bottom right of the calendar and select your teams if you don't see anything on the home calendar)

All indoor practices are held at GAME READY 3217 NW Prairie Lane Des Moines


UNDERSTANDING THE GAME

GREAT VIDEOS TO HELP WITH SCOREBOOK DISCUSSION!

Every team needs help at the score table!

 Here are some great videos to get a jumpstart in learning! Being at the table is a great way to get to know the game and the players!

2 Great videos which cover all of the basics:

1). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEe5-hnguno

2). Penalties:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59rQrqdpJ8A

An overall summary of scorekeeping: (A little lengthy)  (13:05)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsjR_aTScMg

A groundball video: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U6aqrgZPMSs

An Assist: (16 Seconds)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=796GJMcCtrQ



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USA Lacrosse Age Reference Chart

Officials NEEDED

Officials NEEDED

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Girls 3rd- 12th grade

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ANKENY THUNDER LACROSSE MISSION STATEMENT

"Our mission is to grow the sport of lacrosse, help young players build strong character and realize their potential through learning the fundamentals of lacrosse while demonstrating integrity, good sportsmanship and respect."