Note: You do not need to be a student at Dutchtown High School to play. Any Ascension Parish student is welcome to join our team. The Dutchtown Lacrosse Club is a community club, and is not affiliated with Dutchtown High School.
Voluntary practice: Every Wednesday (3:30-5:30 p.m.) and Saturday (9-10:30 a.m.) in October, November and December at Lamar Dixon in Gonzales.
Mandatory Saturday practice begins on Sat., Nov. 3 at Lamar Dixon in Gonzales.
Mandatory practice begins on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 and will be held every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11:30/noon at Lamar Dixon in Gonzales.
2012 Sign Up Information
First - Please complete the Contact info page Contact Information
Second - please register the athlete at https://secure.uslacrosse.org/default.cfm?fuse_action=NewMem
Please forward the membership confirmation email to firstname.lastname@example.org. This provides supplemental insurance and team liability coverage, as well as subscribes the athlete to Lacrosse Magazine. The cost is $35 for a high school player. The USLacrosse number will be required to complete following documents, and is mandatory for all players in the state of Louisiana. US Lacrosse identification card must be carried on the player at all times.
Fourth - Please have the LHSAA Physical completed Lacrosse_LHSAA_Med_Form.pdf
Fifth - Pay team dues ($350 for 2012-2013 Season for new players and returning players who need a ). Dues gets you a helmet, jersey, league dues, tournament entry fees, and contributes to team required items.
Sixth - Buy all necessary pads and stick Check out gear here:
Dick's Sporting Goods in Baton Rouge carries mid-range gear, so definitely check them out.
If you have any questions about gear, please email Ryan.Empson@apsb.org
Suggested starter gear - this is by no means the cheapest or most expensive, best or worst. This is just some good, middle of the road stuff that is excellent for beginners.
Here's a good resource for beginner gear
Head - STX Head
Shaft for Attack/Middies - 30" Shaft
Shaft for Defensemen - 60" shaft, possibly have to drill new whole to make head fit
Gloves - 13" Gloves
Arm Guards - Large Arm Guards
Shoulder Pads - Large Shoulder Pads
You'll also be responsible for cleats (soccer or football cleats will work if you do not have lacrosse cleats), mouth guard, and athletic cup.