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Lacrosse 2024 - A Season Well Done

Our End of the Season meeting  will be on Wednesday, June 12, at 7:00.  The Teams Meeting link has been sent to your email.  We will wrap up the season and be voting on Executive Board positions for 2 year terms.  Additional nominations may be sent to Margaret Metz at mmetz715@gmail.com  This years the position up for re-election are:

Secretary-Treasurer - Linda Osborne

Members at Large - Dave Pelletier, Dave Salvation and Carleen Pfluger

Congratulations to our Tournament Participants!  

There were some great games at the end of the season.  Hoping you got to attend some of the games.  

Division 1 - Portsmouth 12 v Bishop Guertin 7

Division 2 - Windham 10 v Winnacunnet 6

Division 3 - St. Thomas 13  v Guilford 8

Summer Play Opportunities - A Great Way to Keep Your Game Going!

Below is a list of tournaments Katie Hopp will be assigning.  Most are local but there are few if you are looking to do a little traveling.  Please sign-up for any of them you are interested in.  I will confirm your availability closer to the date.


June 23rd - Youth

New England Invitational

Amherst, MA (UMASS)



June 28-30 - High School

New England Cup

Amherst, MA (UMASS)

Hotel Provided for those 100+ Miles away



July 6-7 - High School & Youth

Bulldog Brawl

Amherst, MA (UMASS)



July 13-14 - 

Summer Sizzle - High School and Youth

Wilbraham, MA (Minnechaug Regional HS)



Vermont Classic - High School and Youth

Essex, VT



West Coast Cup - High School

San Jose, CA

Hotel Provided for those 100+ Miles away



July 19-21

Capital Cup - High School

Frederica, DE

Hotel Provided for those 100+ miles away



Any questions - Please reach out -



Interested in Getting Your Certification to Officiate?

Training for the 2024 season has concluded but we are always looking for those interested in becoming an official.  Our trainings usually occur in January and February.  There may be some additional opportunities for training before then so sign up now to get on the list.  Cost of the training is $100, which covers training, a rule book, whistle, cards and a flag to get you started in the game, along with your NHWLUA membership.  If you  or anyone you know is interested in becoming an official, please have them complete the New Official’s Form. Jackie Driscoll, our Training Chair, can be reached at jbdrisc@comcast.net.  

Should you need to review new rule information from our Annual Meeting see below.

Here is the link to our Annual Meeting Presentation from Monday 3/8.  

Preview the 2024 Rules Interpretation Video.  Log on.  Click on Professional Development to find the rules video.  You will also see just the PDF slide presentation.  You can also find the text here.  

Rulebooks come from US Lacrosse.  Click HERE for additional information on how to order your rulebook.

Other helpful resources from US Lacrosse can be found HERE.

Tri-County Middle Schools Rules Interpretation from Dave Pelletier can be found HERE

Updated 6/9/24