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Girls Youth Pre-Season 6s League

The Great Northern Lacrosse (GNLL) Girls Youth Pre-Season 6s League  (March - April) provides a fun, safe and supportive environment where area youth teams compete, learn and grow. 

Participating teams play 5 regular season games throughout March & April at conveniently located regional indoor arenas. Games run on Saturdays & Sundays and consist of four 8-minute quarters with a 2 minute half time. 

The league provides the following for each game:  
    •    Certified MLUA officials
    •    Certified EMT's equipped with AED's 
    •    Professional Site Managers / Scorekeepers
    •    Mobile-responsive schedules, statistics, and standings. 

Regular Season: Saturday & Sundays, March 27, 2021 - April 18, 2021.
*Off on 4/4 for Easter. Games run between 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM.

Locations (Turf Surface):
- Northeast: Northeast Ice Arena (Games run 8-5PM)/Centennial Ice Arena
- Southeast: Eagan Civic Arena (Potentially if southern teams join)
- Northwest: Anoka Ice Arena 
- Southwest: Hopkins Pavilion (Games run 8-6PM) / St. Louis Park ROC (Games run 9-1PM)

Divisions: 14U / 12U / 10U

Rules: Modifications to the  World Lacrosse approved "Lacrosse 6s" format.

  • 6v6 (5 Field Players, 1 Goalie)
  • :30 Second Shot Clock (Starts on Possession)
  • Four 8 Minute Quarters
  • Draw At Start of Quarter Only
  • Following Goal, Goalie has :05 Seconds To Put Ball Back In Play
  • 12 Player Roster (2 Coaches Allowed)
  • 60.96 x 25.9 Meters (Modified from 70x36 Meters)

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. 

Regular Season Participation Fee: $850 per team

Girls 14U House Team

Registration closes Friday March 19, 2021. 


Practice Time at Northeast Ice Arena

Game Times

Roster Cap


Girls 14U House Team (Skilled 12U Players May Sign Up)

3/25 Thursday 5-6PM


3/30, 4/6

Tuesdays 6-7PM

Tuesdays 5-6PM

Saturday & Sundays, 3/27, 2021 - 4/18, 2021.


*Off on 4/4 for Easter. Games run between 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM.



Will be available by Monday March 1

Jing Peng

Jing Peng

Director of Leagues and Events

Phone: 608-395-5312

Team registration deadline is Friday March 5th, 2021

Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis. Registrations received after the deadline are not guaranteed to be scheduled and will incur a $100 late fee per team.

Homegrown Lacrosse 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.