Soft Lacrosse/Paperweight (Centre Wellington Mohawks Lacrosse)

PrintSoft Lacrosse/Paperweight

Soft Lacrosse (Peanut)

  • Available to 4 year old players

  • Box program that runs for 30 minutes once a week for 10 weeks ending the last week of school (end of April to end of June) 

  • Sessions take place from 5:30-6:00pm - typically Thursday nights

  • This program focuses solely on the basic skills and fundamentals (cradling, loose balls, passing, catching, and ball control)

  • Helmet, stick, gloves, jock/jill, running shoes, shorts, and t-shirt is required. Arm guards are recommended to avoid tears if your player falls backwards on the floor.

  • For insurance reasons soft/indoor lacrosse balls are used

  • For insurance reasons players cannot be moved up to the Paperweight program, regardless of skill level

Paperweight

  • Available for 5-6 year old players

  • Local program only - no travel required

  • Box program that runs for one 45 minute session once a week for 10 weeks ending the last week of school (end of April to end of June)

  • Jerseys will be provided after teams have been selected, usually week 2 or 3

  • This program focuses solely on the basic skills and fundamentals (cradling, loose balls, passing, catching, and ball control)

  • Full lacrosse equipment is required -- helmet, stick, gloves, arm guards, shoulder pads, kidney pads, jock/jill, running shoes, shorts, and t-shirt

  • Program will begin with skills and work towards small game play

  • Teams will be split as evenly as possible

  • 5 year olds interested in playing in the select program will be decided by the executive based on registration numbers and skill level

Paperweight Select

  • Available for selected 6 year old players who are interested in a rep program

  • Season runs from mid April to mid July

  • Players usually have 2 floor times per week, but sometimes more

  • Players will be participating in 10 structured and competitive travel games (Guelph, Cambridge, Kitchener, Milton, Arthur, etc.)

  • Every player gets the same amount of floor time as shifts are timed (3 minutes each)

  • A coach is on the floor with the players helping with their positioning and offering advice

  • Participation in two travel tournaments throughout the season

  • Additional team fees cover the cost of tournaments

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