Amherst Youth Lacrosse Massachusetts

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Girls Lacrosse Program


Register Now to join the fastest growing sport in the U.S.!  Amherst Youth Lacrosse (AYL) is a long-standing community recreational program for athletes in grades 3-6.  This will be the 5th season for the Girls Lacrosse teams.  Girls that are new to the sport are encouraged to give the sport a try.  Teams hold regular practices and compete in games against other town teams throughout Western Massachusetts. 


​Registration is available to Amherst residents.  Residents of adjacent towns may also be welcome if their town does not currently offer a youth lacrosse program (some exceptions apply).




Pratices on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6 - 7:30pm and Saturday mornings from 9 - 10:30am, mid-March through early-June. Days will vary based on field and coach availability as well as weather.  Games may be played on any weekday or weekend, a schdedule will be published before the season begins.  Teams typically meet 3 times a week.



Practices and home games will take place on the Amherst Regional High School athletic fields.  Away games take place at the home fields of the other teams in the league (all in Western Mass).



  • Junior - Grade 5 and 6
  • Bantam - Grade 3 and 4



Beginners to Advanced players welcomed on all teams



Lacrosse stick, goggles and mouthguard (gloves are optional)


Registration includes a team uniform of shorts and a reverisble, numbered, game pinney.



If you have questions or would like registration forms contact:



Andrew MacDougall

President, Amherst Youth Lacrosse