U12/14 Girls Travel 2023 - 2024 #Wehavemorefun

East Ave Families - We are looking forward to getting our second travel season going and making it better than the last! Please note that tryouts on August 7th are for all players that plan to play in any season during Fall 2023 - Summer 2024.

Day by day Schedule

Questions? Email Grainne@eastavelacrosse.com

Table of Contents

  • #WeHaveMoreFun
  • Coaching Staff
  • Fall 2022 - Summer 2023 Plan
  • East Ave Girls Travel tryout info

Fun First Lacrosse!

We will never forget where we came from and our number one goal since day 1 - to provide young student-athletes with an amazing lacrosse experience that will foster a life-long passion for the sport.

Coaching Staff

We pride ourselves on staffing tremendous leaders who have a tremendous knowledge of the game.

Click the link below to see why our staff is the best around!

Practice Locations

Since we opened the doors on our Elmhurst-based indoor training facility in November 2021, the place has been packed with East Ave players having fun while improving their game. We will also practice at Nazareth Academy, Elmhurst University and Fenwick High School turf fields.

Fall 2023

Training

  • Season Over

Tournaments

  • Shootout on the Shore October 7 in Saint Joseph, MI SITE
  • Top Draw November 4 - 5 in Vernon Hills IL SITE

Winter 2023 - 2024

Training

  • Tuesday Practices 6:15 - 7:45 pm at East Ave Indoor Facility (833 Church Rd, Elmhurst IL 60126 MAP) [November 14, 21, 28; December 5, 12, 19; January 9, 16, 23, 30; February 6, 13, 20]
  • Sunday Practice 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at TOCA Naperville 1740 Quincy Ave, Naperville, IL 60540 MAP) [January 28th]
  • Sundays Practices 8:30 - 10:00 am at East Ave Indoor Facility (833 Church Rd, Elmhurst IL 60126 MAP) [March 3, 10, 17, 24]

College Coaching Clinics (U14 Players Only)

We are excited to bring in college coaches this winter to work with our players this winter! These clinics are at no extra cost, all you need to do is fill out this FORM so that we can let the coaches know how many players to expect to plan the best training session possible! These are only for U14 and high school players.

All clinics are on Fridays at East Ave Lacrosse Indoor Facility in Elmhurst from 5:00 - 7:00 pm.

  • December 8th with Coach Kelly and Coach Kushina of Illinois Wesleyan.
  • December 15th with Coach Fried of Aurora University.
  • January 12th to be rescheduled
  • January 19th with Coach Tice of Augustana College
  • More to be scheduled!

Additional Training Options

  • Box Lacrosse HERE
  • Shooting & Agility HERE [Free for all travel players]

Tournaments

  • At this time we are looking to see if there are any winter tournaments that will be a good fit for us.

Summer 2024

Training

  • Tuesdays 5:15 - 7:00 pm at Hinsdale Central High School (June 11, 18, 25. July 9, 16)
  • Wednesday Skill training at our East Ave Facility in Elmhurst (June 5, 12, 19, 26. July 10, 17) U12/14 Offense 5:00 - 6:00 pm. U12/14 Defense 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Thursdays at Elmhurst University 5:15 - 7:00 pm (June 6, 14, 20, 27. July 11, 18)

Team Building

  • End of Summer Sixes TBA (July 20 or 21)
  • End of summer party July 24 at East Ave Indoor Facility in Elmhurst 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Tournaments

  • TI Summer Showcase June 29 - 30th Rockford, IL
  • Pipe City July 12 - 14 Vernon Hills, IL

Season plans are subject to change.