News and Announcements
*WLA Game Friday May 12 7 pm Kitsilano Arena
See you there! Wear your Jerseys!
2017 VMLA PHOTO DAY
Location: KITSILANO ARENA
Time: Saturday May 13th, from 3:00 to 5:00pm
1. 50/50 Bring $!!! Draw @ 5pm (# will also be posted on VMLA site)
2. Team and Individual Photos
3. Fastest Shot (one prize/team)
4. Dairy Queen Treat (Players only)
5. Big Game 4:30 to 5:00pm Midget/Bantam Players vs Coaches/Parents
3:35-3:40 NOVICE A2
3:40-3:45 NOVICE C
3:45-3:50 PEE WEE A2
3:50-3:55 PEE WEE C
3:55-4:00 BANTAM A2
4:05-4:10 MIDGET GIRLS
4:10-4:15 MIDGET B
4:15-4:20 MINI TYKE 1
4:20-4:25 MINI TYKE 2
Note to ALL Players & Parents:
- Please be on location and ready 15 minutes PRIOR to your team scheduled Photo Time
- Gloves, stick, shoulder pad (in case), and TEAM JERSEY are required. Don’t forget!
- Bring your Photo Order Form (fill it up adequately please). Don’t loose it!
- Coaches and Managers will be in the picture as well. Be ready!
- Be on time! It will all be short and sweet!
Box Lacrosse season is off to a great start! Thanks to all our Coaches, Managers & volunteers for getting the teams playing!
A few important events are coming! Mark your calendars for…
Friday May 12 at Kitsilano Arena, 7pm.* * WLA is returning to Vancouver!** An event not seen since 1993! Come out for an exciting night of lacrosse! Coquitlam Adanacs vs Maple Ridge Burrards, Vancouver Burrards Alumni night, Mini Tyke game, lacrosse history display. Bring a friend, fun time for all! Admission by donation, doors open at 6.
Saturday May 13, Kitsilano arena, 3-5 pm. Photo Day Team photos, fastest shot, parents vs kids, food, lost ’n found table, swag sale.
Sunday May 14 Happy Mothers Day! Mamas, take the day off, eh?
May 8-14 Tiering break for Novice & above.
May 27 & 28 Killarney Arena Sid Dann Memorial Pee Wee Tournament Come out to cheer on VMLA Pee Wee teams for our annual tournament! Volunteers still required, please contact Ginette firstname.lastname@example.org to help out. More details to follow.
Congratulations to our new Junior Refs! VMLA is proud to have so many new Referees in our association. Thank you Riley for keeping them all organized!
Look at VMLA Arena Schedules. Everyone is invited to cheer our teams on. Come early, stay late from your own game. We’d love to see you! Wear your colours, be VMLA Proud.
Wednesday May 10, 7-9 pm Killarney CC , boardroom, *VMLA Executive meeting *
From the BCLA…
The 2017 Wayne Goss Scholarship, Dorothy Robertson Memorial Bursary, and Ted Fridge Scholarship application forms are available on the BCLA Website
The Direct Link is https://bcla.imeetcentral.com/bcla/doc/WzIsMjM2ODkxNF0/?&pgref=#BCLAScholar
DEADLINE for applications is Thurs June 8, 2017 by 4:00 PM to the BCLA Office.
Any questions, comments, concerns or compliments…we’d love to hear from you.
2017 WLA Exhibition Game between the Coquitlam Adanacs and the Maple Ridge Burrards is being hosted by Vancouver Minor Lacrosse on
Friday, May 12th at Kitsilano Arena (2690 Larch Street, Vancouver) starting at 7:00 PM.
Bring the kids and come out to watch a Senior A Lacrosse game in Vancouver. We hope to see Burrards Alumni come out for a fun-filled night to reconnect with some old friends.
Admission is free, donations will be accepted for Vancouver Lacrosse Association to further develop their programs.
Let’s show the Lacrosse world that Vancouver Lacrosse is very much alive & kicking!
Remember to wear your jerseys!
Vancouver is proud to be sending 2 of our Female Midget players to participate in the NAIG games this July in Toronto. The games will be livestreamed on cbc.ca.
Thank you all again for braving the terrible March weather at SMB. In all these years, we have not had to cancel assessments this often.
Coaches & Managers will now be communicating directly to the teams. We are in a transition time now…leaving Saturday & Sunday at SMB, opening arena times, games starting, etc. Check with your manager for game & practice times.
A great Thank You to Dan & Josh from Coquitlam Adanacs for coaching our Goalie Clinic Sunday April 9. We have had great feedback from our coaches & goalies! We will have them return for a follow up clinic later in the season. Our apologies again, for the abrupt schedule change.
Need shorts? $20 Please contact your Manager.
Check the Calendar often for VMLA home games. Let’s all go out to support our teams!
April 23rd Team BC Tryouts at Killarney- go to BCLA for more information
May 12 VMLA is proud to announce the WLA is coming to Kitsilano Arena! More info to come.
May 13 Photo Day at SMB – Photos, bbq, fastest shot, kids vs parents game! Plan to spend the day with your lacrosse family, then take Mothers Day off ;)
May 27&28 Sid Dann Tournament Killarney Arena, more info to come.
Have fun, Play hard!