2019 HYLAX BOYS – 5/6 Group Player Evaluations and Team Placements
The 5th and 6th graders will be divided into 3 teams (2 if numbers are low) to meet playing time needs and most closely match the current format used by all of the other programs in Ohio. It is our goal that each of these teams will have an equally great experience and gain training needed via proper coaching to continue to learn and grow in Lacrosse and life lessons.
REGISTER for Spring by March 3rd to be eligible. If any financial issues, feel free to contact us.
Select (Eagles) – Will compete mostly versus 6th grade A teams and in Ohio Cup.
Silver - Will play a mixed level schedule. Mix of Upper level and some Development teams.
Blue - Will play a mixed level schedule. Mix of Upper level and some Development teams.
Under Boys Director Matt Brown and guest evaluators, players will be evaluated for proper team placement.
All players will be evaluated on 4 basic categories:
- Physical - Speed, Agility, Size, Strength.
- Technical – Ability to execute 4 Fundamentals: Pass, Catch, Scoop, Shoot. Dominant and Off hand will be measured.
- Tactical – Understanding of the game and game situations both offense and defense. Field and general lacrosse awareness.
- Intangibles – Attitude. Responsiveness to coaching. Works well in team environment. Unselfish play.
March 10th – Assessment Day 1 at The Edge (Twinsburg) 6:30-8pm
March 16th - Assessment Day 2 at NC Soccer Club, Field 4, 12:30 - 2:00 pm
March 17th - Assessment Day 3 at The Edge (Twinsburg) 6:30-8:30pm
Rosters posted before Spring Break
Team Placement details:
Attendance is expected.
Select team will likely be composed of mostly 6th graders and in cases of close comparison, 6th grader will be chosen over 5th grader.
Players will not move between teams once assigned.Matt Brown and Coaches for 5/6 group will be running the Evaluation sessions. Additional Evaluators will be selected by Matt Brown.