The Great Northern Lacrosse League (GNLL) Boys High School Fall Field Season provides a fun, safe and supportive environment where area high school players can compete, learn and grow.
Participating teams play 10 regular season games throughout September & October at conveniently located regional host sites. Games run hourly on Sundays between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Participating teams also receive priority registration for our end of season Great Pumpkin Shootout Tournament.
The league provides the following for each game:
• Certified UMLOA officials
• Certified EMT's equipped with AED's
• Professional Site Managers / Scorekeepers
• Online team statistics, standings, schedules and updates
Eligibility: Open to boys in grades 8 - 12 (Based on 2017-2018 school year). The league follows US Lacrosse age & eligibility guidelines. US Lacrosse membership is required for all players and coaches.
Divisions: Varsity & JV
Regular Season: September 10, 2017 - October 15, 2017 *Games run on Sundays between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Post Season Great Pumpkin Shootout Tournament: October 28 - 29, 2016 *Site TBD. Team participation is optional.
Team Registration: May 15 - August 11, 2017
August 15, 2017 - First competition schedule draft released
*Associations who are not paid in full, will not be scheduled
August 18, 2017 - Revision requests are due
August 22, 2017 - Final competition schedule released
The GNLL HS Fall Field Season runs in tandem with the Fall HGL Premier League Season. Premier teams have 1 to 2 weeknight training sessions and games on Saturdays (*Schedules vary by age level). Players are able and encouraged to participate in both.
*Sites are subject to change. Capacity within each arena / region is limited. Team slots are awarded on a first come first serve basis.
Regular Season Team Fee: $2600
Great Pumpkin Shootout Team Fee: $825
*A $500 deposit is required for each team registered. Deposits are non-refundable and due at the time of registration. Remaining is balance due by August 28, 2017.
The Great Northern Lacrosse League is a subsidiary of Homegrown Lacrosse which is a registered 501c(3) non-profit organization. Team fees cover facility, officials, EMT, field staff, equipment and league administration costs. Additional proceeds and sponsorships sustain, expand and develop service based initiatives throughout the region.
Leagues and events often fill to capacity. Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first serve basis. Teams are not considered fully registered until deposit payments are received.
Deadline to register is August 11, 2017. A late fee of $75 applied to all registrations received thereafter.