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Early bird registration ends today for ‘Stoga 5v5 Fall Lax Fest girls’ tourney on Oct. 16

Thursday, 15th September 2016

Categories Events, Girl's/Women's, Tournaments, Posted 9/15/16

Registration remains open for the 3rd Annual ‘Stoga 5v5 Fall Lax Fest, an afternoon of small-sided round robin games for girls in multiple age groups and brackets — all played in a competitive, participatory 5v5 format (4 field players plus goalie; goalies will be provided if needed). The event will be held on Oct. 16 at Conestoga High School, 12-4:15 pm. Sign up your team before September 16th to take advantage of the “early bird” discount.stoga-5v5

The ‘Stoga 5v5, organized and hosted by Conestoga High School’s girls lacrosse team, will attract an array of 6-10 member township/club teams who will participate in clinic sessions, contests and multiple “half-court” games in quick succession. The atmosphere will be festive and fun, with food, refreshments, vendors and prizes.

• Grades 5-9 / Graduation Yrs. 2020-2024 (A & B levels/subject to interest).
• One hour clinic from 12-1 pm (3 stations plus goalie instruction) with credentialed clinicians.
• 5v5 round robin format (6 field players/team minimum; 9 field players/team maximum (goalie help provided if needed).
• “Half-court” format is fast-paced / participatory — lots of touches and action on offense / defense / in transition. The small-sided format is “what’s in” from a player development standpoint!
• Teams play multiple short-sided games with periodic breaks (games approximately 10 minutes long; modified checking).
• Emphasis will be on having fun! Testimonials abound!! In the word(s) of one of last year’s parents, “Amazing, amazing…”
• Can’t assemble a team? Individual sign-ups permitted, house teams will be formed.
• Event will help raise money for the Fighting Back Scholarship Program and its Peter Kienzle Fund. Organizations/individuals interested in sponsorship, please click here.
• Press release / articles from previous years: 2014; 2015; Use of 2015 Sponsorship Proceeds!

Registration Deadline:
Monday, October 10, 2016 (registrations will be accepted on a “first come first served” basis until the event is full). For team/Player Registration, click here.


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