Quinte Minor Lacrosse Association (a member of the Ontario Lacrosse Association) offers a representative lacrosse program as an opportunity for local players to compete at a higher level against teams from all over Ontario, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. Below you will find general information related to the participation in representative lacrosse. Look for more information to be posted as the season nears, such as tryout dates and age groups. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. ALL PLAYERS MUST BE REGISTERED IN ORDER TO ATTEND TRYOUTS.
2. PLAYERS RESIDING IN OR NEAREST TO OTHER ASSOCIATIONS MUST HAVE WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM THEIR HOME ASSOCIATION TO ATTEND TRYOUTS FOR QUINTE BAYHAWKS.
3. PLAYERS WITHIN OR NEAREST TO QMLA BOUNDARY WHO WISH TO REQUEST A RELEASE TO PLAY WITH ANOTHER CENTRE MUST FIRST REGISTER WITH QMLA PRIOR TO MARCH 15th. THIS IS A FIRM DEADLINE IMPOSED BY THE ONTARIO LACROSSE ASSOCIATION.
2021 TRYOUT DATES: TBD
Approximately $700-$800 per player. Teams are expected to find sponsorship and do fundraising to bring these costs down.
The competitive season schedule will begin in May and conclude at the Ontario Lacrosse Festival (provincial championships) at the beginning of August (specific dates depend on age division).
Representative teams are expected to practice once a week and play 1 game per week up to a total of about 10-12 zone games. Teams are also expected to enter 1 or 2 tournaments.
For zone games, teams may be expected to travel to locations in Durham Region, Peterborough, Kingston and Ottawa as part of zone game play.
PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP / ONTARIO LACROSSE FESTIVAL
The competitive season culminates with the Ontario Lacrosse Festival in early August, where provincial championships are held for all age divisions. This event is held in Durham Region (Whitby, Oshawa, Clarington, Ajax, Pickering).