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Boys Summer

The Heights

2021 -  Inver Grove Heights Lacrosse changed our summer competition team’s names to “Heights Lacrosse''. This name change allows us to maintain our identity while also recognizing the important partnership we have created with Mendota Heights Athletic Association's lacrosse program and communities.  This collaboration is essential to our program's growth and our team’s success while allowing both communities to get more kids involved in this fantastic sport. 

Inver Grove Heights and Eagan have a long history of collaborating.  We will continue this partnership with Eagan Lacrosse in welcoming Eagan girls into our program as well!

Boys Lacrosse

 Program Details
U8/U10 Teams participate in Dakota Box Lacrosse during the Spring (schedule on U10 page) and the Youth Lacrosse Minnesota league (YLM) in the Summer
 

U12 Boys will play GNLL spring league during May then the YLM league during June/July.

U14 Boys will play for their respective High School through the end of the school year then play in the YLM league during June & July. Due to low registration numbers, IGH will co-op with Eagan. Practice/Games will be held at Eagan facilities.

 
U6 will practice 1 night per week
U8 will practice 1 or 2 nights per week M,T,W or TH
U10 will practice 2 nights per week, M,T,W or Th 
U12 will practice 2 to 3 nights per week, M, T,W or Th
U14 will practice 4 nights per week M-Th
 
YLM games start the week of June 3rd. Games will be on Monday to Thursday in the metro area.  Eagan, Rosemount, Hudson, White Bear Lake, ect. 
 
Each Team could have one Weekend  tournament.
 
U12 and U14 will participate in league playoff and could advance to the state tournament which is the last weekend of July.

2022 Equipment changes

2022 brings a new equipment rule effective January 1, 2022*

THE RULE

All shoulder pads used in boys lacrosse must meet the NOCSAE standard ND200 on January 1, 2022.  This means unless you’ve already purchased a ND200 compliant shoulder pad, you must purchase new shoulder pads for your male player.

A FAQ ABOUT THE RULE

HOW DOES THIS IMPACT MY PLAYER?

First, the rule applies to ALL boys players. 

Second, retail shortages may cause *USA Lacrosse to suspend this rule temporarily. However, we strongly recommend that you obtain new, compliant pads sooner than later

Required Equipment

All players will need the following equipment

Helmet,  Mouth Guard, Elbow pads (Hockey or Lacrosse), Shoulder Pads (see new rule above), Gloves,  Groin Protection

BOYS  EQUIPMENT RENTAL

We have a limit number of full sets of equipment for U8 and U10 players to rent for $20.00 for the season!

   This includes all pads and a helmet.  Players provide their own stick.  If you would like more information or are interested in renting equipment please email   ighlacrosse@gmail.com