Welcome to Raider Girls' LacrosseThis spring, Scarsdale High School will field two Girls' Lacrosse teams:
- Varsity is for the top lacrosse players, who demonstrate the strongest skills and abilities, regardless of grade-level.
- JV is for freshmen and sophomores to develop their skills and capabilities to give them the best chance to move up to the Varsity level.
Gold CardsSubmit all Gold Card paperwork to the SHS Nurse before March 4, 2020 to insure that the Gold Card can be issued prior to the start of tryouts.TryoutsTryouts begin on March 9, 2020 and players must have their completed gold card from the school nurse. Information on how to get a gold card can be found atThere is a Interest meeting on March 9, 2020 for Varsity only. Time and location TBD.Tryouts will take place at Scarsdale High School, either on the field or in the High School Gyms per the following schedule:
Times will be determined by field availability and weather conditions.
- Varsity - Monday, March 9, 2020 to Wednesday, March 11, 2020
- JV - Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Each player must have a mouth guard, water bottle and proper lacrosse equipment.Players are expected to be present at all tryout sessions. Missing sessions will be incorporated into the coach's evaluation of players for the Varsity team.Tryouts consist of assessments of individual lacrosse skills. Players will be evaluated based on a rubric. Players will be assigned to Varsity or JV based on that rubric.The coaching staff also tests the athletes for general athleticism.Players are also evaluated on their cooperation with other players and their ability to take direction from the coaching staff.
Preseason PracticeTeam practices for Varsity begin on Thursday, Monday, 3/12/20. A calendar will be shared with the team and parents listing the practice and game times and dates. Changes might be made based on field space and weather conditions.Varsity Practice:Monday through Friday from 3:15 pm-5:30 pmSaturday, from 8:00 am-10:15amVarsity practices during Spring Break.JV Practice:Monday through Friday from 3:15 pm-5:30 pmPlayers must be prepared to practice inside or outside.
Girls' Lacrosse is a commitment of about 2.5 hours per day, 6 days a week and occasional Saturday practices, games and competitions. It is our expectation that athletes will be present for all team tryouts, scrimmages, practices, games and tournaments.
The regular season ends in late May for both teams.
Varsity is then eligible for post-season play.
For additional information please contact:
Art Bonifati: email@example.com