Oconomowoc Lacrosse Club

Welcome to the Oconomowoc Lacrosse Youth Girls' Programs

The Oconomowoc Lacrosse Club (OLC) is committed to providing high-quality and affordable opportunities for girls to learn and play the game of lacrosse. Our primary objective is to provide a safe, positive, and fun environment in which girls can:

  • learn the game of lacrosse
  • develop their movement ABCs-agility, balance, coordination, and speed
  • learn life skills and empowerment through participation in sport
  • and to honor the game of lacrosse through good sportsmanship

Spring Season Programs

Registration for the Spring season opens in the October of the preceding year and runs thru February and remains open during the season.

Indoor practices start in January until Mid-March, then practices are shifted outdoors regardless of the weather, except lightning.

The season runs from February through June with games starting in April.

Girls in grades 1 - 8 are eligible to participate in these programs.

  • Girls in grades 1 and 2 will be grouped together at the LIL SCOOPER (8U) level
  • Girls in grades 3 and 4 will be grouped together at the BANTAM (10U) level
  • Girls in grades 5 and 6 will be grouped together at the JUNIOR (12U) level
  • Girls in grades 7 and 8 will be grouped together at the SENIOR (14U) level

League

The Spring Season teams participate as members of MAYLA which is a spring recreation league.

Other teams in the conference that we may play are:

There may also be opportunities to play games with club teams from outside of the league as the schedule allows.

Laxtravaganza Festival

As a member of MAYLA, OCL also participates in the annual Laxtravaganza festival. Laxtravaganza is a two-day event held near the end of the season where all of the MAYLA teams play each in a round robin fashion for the joy and honor of the game.

Practices and Games

  • Indoor practices are TBD for January, February, and March.
  • Outdoor practices are scheduled on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5-7pm.
  • All outdoor practices are held at Nature Hill Intermediate School.
  • Home games will also be played at Nature Hill Intermediate School.
  • Games are normally scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays (excluding Mother's Day Weekend and Memorial Day Weekend).
  • Saturday games are normally scheduled for the morning to early afternoon
  • Sunday games are normally scheduled for the late morning to afternoon

Lil' Scooper Program (8U)

The Lil Scoopers is a developmental program for girls and boys in 1st and 2nd grade based on US Lacrosse LADM model intended to develop their movement ABCs-agility, balance, coordination, and speed. They'll learn the basics of the game while emphasizing fun, cooperation, and maximum touches with the ball. Our Lil' Scoopers program is Co-op (boys and girls together.)

  • Practice will be one day a week and include scrimmages with other MAYLA teams when possible
  • Girls will rent a reversible practice pinnie
  • Required equipment:
    • Crosse (stick)
    • Protective eyewear (goggles)
    • Mouthguard

Bantam Program (10U)

The Bantam level is the first introduction to competitive game play, the program is still focused on continued development of fundamental stick skills, athletic aptitude, and sportsmanship. In addition, the athletes will be introduced to basic team concepts.

  • Practice will be twice a week (Tuesday, Thursday),specific practice time will be determined based on coach availability
  • Required Equipment Below

Junior Program (12U)

The Junior level is the first introduction to full size field play, the program remains focused on continued development of fundamental stick skills, athletic aptitude, and sportsmanship. In addition, the athletes will be introduced to team concepts.

  • Practice will be twice a week (Tuesday, Thursday), specific practice time will be determined based on coach availability
  • Required Equipment Below

Senior Program (14U)

The Senior level is more competitive than the other age groups, the program is still focused on continued development of stick skills, athletic aptitude, and sportsmanship. In addition the athletes will be introduced to advanced team concepts.

  • Practice will be twice a week (Tuesday, Thursday), specific practice time will be determined based on coach availability
  • Required Equipment Below

Required Equipment

  • Crosse (stick)
  • Protective eyewear (goggles)
  • Mouthguard
  • Jersey (purchase)
  • Black bottoms (athletic shorts, athletic skirts, or leggings)
  • Cleats (Juniors/Seniors)

Recommended Equipment

  • Plain white garments for cold weather (thermal wear, sweater, etc. for under Jersey)
  • Cleats (Lil Scoopers/Bantam)
  • Helmet (For those with glasses or for extra safety)