At Royal Lacrosse, it is our priority to build well rounded athletes that will allow us to connect their passion for lacrosse with their individual skill set and talents.


 

 

What you should be doing each year to put yourself in the best postion possible..


 

SOPHOMORE YEAR:

Fall of your Sophomore Year:
- Attend Fall Recruiting Tournament 
- Compile a list of schools you are interested in.
- Visit as many schools unofficially as you can in the Winter
- Attend winter camps/clinics.
- Maintain your skills and play in the off season - attend winter tournaments if possible.

Spring of your Sophomore Year:
- Video your spring HS games. 
- Send highlight video of spring HS season to college coaches at schools you are interested in. 

Summer after your Sophomore Year- Leading into your Junior Year:
- Attend Summer Recruiting Tournament (i.e. IWLCA Capital Cup).
- Maintain email contact with schools you are interested in.
- Email coaches your Summer Tournament Schedule.
- Send a re-cap to coaches 1 week after the Summer Tournament.
- Attend Showcase events that you are invited to participate in.

JUNIOR YEAR: 


Fall of your Junior Year:
- Take strong academic classes and get A's and B's in them.
- Visit as many schools unofficially as you can.
- Take SAT/ACT. 
- E-mail and/or call college coaches you are interested in playing for.
- Inquire about JR Days and/or Winter Camps/Clinics. 
- Attend Fall Recruiting Tournament (i.e. IWLCA President's Cup).
- Create 3-5 min highlight video from spring/summer 2010. 
- Send video to college coaches 2 weeks prior to Fall Tournament. 
- Send college coaches e-mail of Fall Tournament Schedule.
- Video games at Fall Tournament if possible.
- One week after Fall Tournament send college coaches a short recap of your performance at tournament (1-2 mins).

Winter of your Junior Year:

- Retake SAT/ACT - attend JR Days, camps, and clinics of the schools you are interested in.
- Maintain your skills and play in the off season - attend tournaments if possible.
- Maintain e-mail contact with coaches at least once a month of the schools you are interested in.

Spring of your Junior Year:
- Video your spring HS games.
- Maintain e-mail contact with coaches you are interested in. Follow their teams online and let the coach know you know something about their program. 
- Try to attend games of schools you are interested if possible. Pay attention to coaches styles; how teammates get along on field; how many members of the team actually play in games; etc. 
- Send highlight video of spring HS season to college coaches at schools you are interested in.

Summer after your Junior year - leading into your Senior year:
- Attend Summer Recruiting Tournament (i.e. IWLCA Capital Cup)
- Maintain e-mail contact with coaches you are interested in.
- Email your Summer Tournament schedule to coaches that you are interested in. 
- Video games if possible - follow up one week after the Tournament with coaches.
- Attend Showcase events that you are invited to participate it.

 

NCAA INFORMATION:

 

For NCAA Recruiting Rules and Guidelines CLICK HERE 

For NCAA Recruiting Calendars CLICK HERE 

For Complete Lists of NCAA D1, D2, D3, MCLA, JR College Teams CLICK HERE