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2017 GNLL Boys Youth Fall Field League

2017 Fall GNLL Resources

Coaches Registration Now Open. Coaches Self assign to the appropriate team.

Players Registration Now Open. Athletes self assign to rosters. If you are a Free Agent self assign to Free Agent

Players Registration Now Open. Athletes self assign to rosters and Free Agency.

The Great Northern Lacrosse League (GNLL) Boys Fall Field Season provides a fun, safe and supportive environment where area youth players can compete, learn and grow. 

Participating youth teams play 6 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 

The GNLL Fall Field Season is preceeded by Spring & Summer Field Seasons (April - July) and followed by Pre-Season Box League (March - April).

Age Levels: 14U / 12U / 10U

Divisions: 1 division at each age level

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

League Dates

Regular Season: September 10, 2017 - October 15, 2017, *Games run on Sundays between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. 

Team Registration:  May 15 - August 11, 2017

Schedule Release:

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

Great Pumpkin Shootout Tournament: October 28 - 29, 2016 @ The National Sports Center. Team participation is optional. 

The GNLL Youth Fall Field Season runs in tandem with the Homegrown Fall Premier Box 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. 

Field Locations


  • Irondale High School 
  • Vadnais Heights Sports Center


  • Burnsville High School


  • Wayzata High School

*Sites are subject to change. Capacity within each arena / region is limited. Team slots are awarded on a first come first serve basis. 

Team Registration

14U and 12U Regular Season Team Fee: $1750

10U Regular Season Team Fee: $1250

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 balance is 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. 

Team Registration will close at 11:59pm on 8/11/2017

2016 Fall Season Participants


Eagan Goats
Eastside Dragonflies
Elk River
Forest Lake
Inver Grove Heights
Maple Grove
Minneapolis/Hopkins/St. Louis Park/White Bear Lake
Oakdale Titans
St. Paul
St. Michael-Albertville Blue
St. Michael-Albertville White
Wayzata Blue
Wayzata Gold
Woodbury Blue
Woodbury Black


Eastside Dragons
Elk River
Forest Lake
Maple Grove Gold
Maple Grove Crimson
Minneapolis/Hopkins/St. Louis Park/White Bear Lake
St. Michael-Albertville
Twin Cities Native


Elk River
Mahtomedi Zephyrs
Maple Grove
Minneapolis/Hopkins/St. Louis Park/White Bear Lake
St. Michael-Albertville

Christopher Sherman

Christopher Sherman

Executive Director

Phone: 612-877-2566

Mark Hellenack

Mark Hellenack


Phone: 952-938-2723