The 8U (formerly Tyke) age division is for players born 2014-2015. The 2022 registration fees are $200.00. The 8U season is set up as follows:
8U teams have two floor times per week (Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday)
8U play the cross width of the floor, so two 8U teams will share every floor time
8U floor times are split into a 1/2 hour practice followed by a 1/2 hour scrimmage
The 8U division does not participate in Playoffs or Provincials, however have traditionally participated in a Tyke and Novice Festival held in Calgary; more information will be provided as and when available
8U require full gear. Visual guidelines of gear expectations are available here
The purpose of 8U is to introduce, reinforce, emphasize, and develop the fundamental skills of lacrosse. The focus of skill sessions as well as games is to promote an environment that encourages participation, skill development, and overall enjoyment of the game.