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GNLL Pre-Season Youth Box League

The Great Northern Lacrosse League (GNLL) Boys Youth Spring Box Season (March - April) provides a fun, safe and supportive environment where area youth teams compete, learn and grow. 

Participating teams play 6 games at conveniently located regional indoor arenas. Games run hourly on Saturdays & Sundays between 9:00 a.m. at 6:00 p.m. 

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 
    •    Loaner indoor-specific goalie gear

Age Levels: 14U, 12U, 10U. 

Divisions: A / B levels will be offered if demand allows. Historically, associations have opted to run even-teams instead of A / B. 

Eligibility: The league follows US Lacrosse indoor guidelines. USL membership is required for all players and coaches. Click here for a detailed break-down of league structure, rules and requirements. 

Mark Hellenack

Mark Hellenack

League Coordinator

Phone: 952-938-2723


Dates

Team Sign Ups: November 1 - January 31, 2017. *Game schedules are released in mid-February. 

Regular Season:  March 18 - April 23, 2017. Games run on Saturdays & Sundays (6 weekends in total) between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. 

Teams may request to take spring-break weekends off and have double-headers scheduled in their place. 

The GNLL Spring Box Season games may overlap with GNLL Spring Field Season games scheduled in early April (April - June). Most associations avoid scheduling field games until the box season wraps up. Some choose to schedule fields games around their box games which will already be set at the time of the Spring Field Season scheduling meeting. 

Summer Field July - August) and Fall Field (September - October) follows. 


Field Locations


*We will also continue to use STMA and Shoreview Arena's if we can get turf installed there.


Team Registration

Regular Season Team Fee: $1200 
Registration Opens: November 1, 2016 
Registration Deadline: January 31, 2017

⇒ Click here to register your team 

A $250 deposit required for each team registered. Deposits become non-refundable two-months prior to league start date. Remaining balances are due one-month prior to league start. 

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. 

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. 


2016 Participants


Northwest

Becker
Big Lake
Buffalo 
Maple Grove
Monticello
Rogers
St. Cloud 
Sartell / Sauk Rapids
St. Michael-Albertville
Wayzata


South

Hastings
 


North

Anoka-Ramsey
Blaine
Champlin (CPYLA)
Coon Rapids
Elk River
Spring Lake Park 
Mounds View


 


West

Armstrong/Cooper (ACYLA)
C3YLA
Delano
Hopkins/St Louis Park
Minneapolis
Minnetonka  
Mound-Westonka
Orono
Twin Cities Native


East

Chisago Lakes
Hudson
Forest Lake
White Bear Lake





 


Rural / Other

ROCORI (Richmond/Cold Springs)