Spring Season Information
Practices: Practices for all the teams will be held at Countryside HS 3001 SR 580Clearwater FL 33761. Practices will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Games: All home games will be played at Countryside Sports Complex 3060 McMullen Booth RD Clearwater. We will have 8U, 10U,U12 and U14 teams which will travel throughout the Tampa Bay area for away games (S. Tampa, N. Tampa, Citrus Park, St. Pete etc.)
Registration Forms: Please note we need the registration form, concussion form, and the Commitment form before we consider you enrolled.
All players must have a valid City of Clearwater Recreation Card in order to be eligible to play. All Recreation Cards must be purchased through the City of Clearwater (Recreation Cards cannot be purchased through the Yellow Jacket Lacrosse Program). PLEASE NOTE: The City of Clearwater and the City of Safety Harbor have an agreement where City of Safety Harbor can get a rec card from the City of Clearwater at resident rates.
Clearwater and Safety Harbor Residents - $7.00 plus tax
Non-Resident of Clearwater - $120.00 plus tax
If you own a business that falls within the City Limits to be considered a Clearwater resident by Parks and Recreation, you can use that address to procure the Clearwater resident recreation card rate.
The purchase of a City of Clearwater Recreation Card not only allows your child to play lacrosse, but you are also able to access City of Clearwater sponsored parks and programs at a discounted rate!
Where can I go to purchase/renew my child's City Rec Card?
Most information can be found on the City of Clearwater website - See the "Recreation Cards" link listed in their left margin. To purchase/renew your City of Clearwater Rec card, you can go to either of the following locations:
Countryside Recreation Center
2640 Sabal Springs Drive, Clearwater, FL 33761
The Long Center
1501 N. Belcher Rd., Clearwater, FL 33765
Please Note: Through Fundraising we have secured enough funds to help off set 30 City of Clearwater Rec Cards covering $65.00 of the $120.00! By off setting the rec card you actually will not get a rec card but will be able to participate in our program. Please check with us as this is a first come first serve bases.
Coaches Contact: We will be adding contact information on our coaches on line at www.yellowjacketlacrosse.com
Schedules: The Scheduling meeting is held in Late November and will be posted soon after.
Season Dates: Season begins the week of January 14th and runs through Mid April
Communication: Most of our communication is through both our web site www.yellowjacketlacrosse.com, email and our twitter feed (Which is on our main page).
Tax Deductable Donation: On our registration for is a line item that allows you to donate to the Clearwater Youth Lacrosse program a non profit 501 © 3. Any and all money raised goes directly back into the program for things such as equipment, marketing and uniforms.
SPRING Divisions we will be running this year (2018) are as follows:
All boy players will need the following: Stick, gloves, elbow pads, shoulder pads, helmet and a mouth piece. A protective cup is highly recommended.
All girls will be a stick, eyewear and a mouth piece.
We have an equipment rental program. More information can be found on our web site at www.yellowjacketlacrosse.com We have a limited number of sets so it is first come first serve.
The Clearwater program will supply game shorts and a jersey. After the season players may keep their game shorts but MUST turn in the jerseys!
US Lacrosse Membership:
All players/coaches and administrators must be US Lacrosse members in good standing for the entire season. (Membership is on a 12 month cycle) This is a league mandate to be part of the West Florida Lacrosse League and is also how the program maintains its program insurance. http://www.uslacrosse.org