Fall Girls

Fall Girls 2019


1. Online registration with the Western Springs Recreation Department
2. Registration form with payment can be returned to Western Springs Recreation Department, 1500 Walker Street, Western Springs, IL 60558 or faxed to 708-246-1309.
3. Fill out the Player Information Form on Illinois Girls Lacrosse Association (under the Registration tab)


Be part of a youth lacrosse league exclusively for girls from Chicago, north, northwest, west, and south suburbs. The goals of the program are to understand the rules of lacrosse and to promote active teamwork and sportsmanship, foster personal development in a respectful environment – all led by positive coaching. IGLA is adopting the US Lacrosse “PLAYERS FIRST” ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT MODEL which means smaller fields and a smaller number of players. Kids are more engaged, get more touches on the ball,and further develop their skills.       


Ages: 2nd-9th grades  

Dates: Sunday, August 25
Locations: Katherine Legge Memorial Park, Hinsdale
Times:         1:00-2:30 pm
Fee: $10.00
Instructor:      IGLAX


1. Register and pay at the Western Springs Recreation and 
2. Register at www.iglax.org 

IGLA offers two levels of league play. Both are recreational, community lacrosse. Pink teams practice once a week. Purple teams practice twice a week and may travel more for games. If considering Purple, players must first attend an assessment (visit iglax.org for dates and locations) where participants are assessed on stick skills and game play. Current Purple players do not need to attend an assessment and can register directly for the league. 

Dates: September 8 to October 20
Days & Times: See below 
Location:            For games, see IGLAX.ORG
Practice:             First practice for all levels: Sunday, September 8, 1:00- 2:30pm at Springdale Park, Western  Springs
Instructor:            IGLAX
Equipment. A stick, goggles, and mouth guard required. 
League Uniform:   IGLA pinny is required and may be purchased during registration at www.iglax.org. 

Fee: $189.00 R/NR.  Late Fee of $20 after 8/31/2019.  NO EXCEPTIONS.
Code Grade
520621 A 8U Pink 1st/2nd grade 
520621 B 10U Pink 3rd/4th grade
520621 C 12U Pink 5/6th grade
520621 D 14U Pink 7th/8th/9th grade

8U & 10U   5:30-6:30pm  Mondays at Springdale Park, Western Springs
12U & 14U 5:30-6:45pm  Mondays at Springdale Park, Western Springs

8U: 12:00-2:00pm  8U Sundays are 60 minutes (30 practice, 30 game)
10U: 12:00-3:00pm 10U Sundays are 75 minutes (30 practice, 45 game)
12U: 1:00-4:00pm  12U Sundays are 75 minutes (30 practice, 45 game)
14U: 2:00-5:00pm.  14U Sundays are 75 minutes (30 practice, 45 game)
Fee: $285.00 R/NR.   Late Fee $20 after 8/31/2019.  NO EXCEPTIONS.
Code Grade
520621 A1 U8 Purple 1st/2nd grade 
520621 B1 U10 Purple 3rd/4th grade
520621 C1 U12 Purple 5th/6th grade
520621 D1 U14 Purple  7th/8th/9th grade

Practices (2x week):
8U and 10U 5:30-6:30pm on Mondays & Wed at Springdale Park, Western Springs
12U and 14U  5:30-6:45pm on Mondays & Wed at Springdale Park, Western Springs

8U: 12:00-2:00pm   Sundays are 60 minutes (30 practice, 30 game) 
10U: 12:00-3:00pm   Sundays are 75 minutes (30 practice, 45 game)
12U:  1:00-4:00pm    Sundays are 75 minutes (30 practice, 45 game)
14U:  2:00-5:00pm   Sundays are 75 minutes (30 practice, 45 game)

Fall Girls Little Laxers Lacrosse Clinic (PreK (4 yrs)-Kindergarten)   
Ready to start lacrosse? Join IGLA this fall for a weekly one hour clinic for the younger lacrosse player.  The goals of this program are to introduce and develop basic skills for our youngest players using fun games and coaching techniques.
Dates: September 16-October 14
Day: Monday
Times: 5:30-6:30pm
Location: Springdale Park, Western Springs
Fee: $130.00 R/NR
Instructor: IGLAX
Code Grade
520621 E U7: PreK (4 yrs)-Kind.

Equipment: Sticks available or bring your own. No goggles or mouth guard required (soft ball is used).

INTRO TO LACROSSE - K - 2nd beginners and experienced Boys & Girls!

520245 A   Kind. thru 2nd grade 
      (Under 5 yrs of age, parent must be willing to be on field with child)

Day/Dates: Sundays, September 8-October 20, 12:00-1:15pm

Location:     Lyons Township HS South Campus

Instructors: Western Springs Coaching Staff

Fee:             $115.00 R/NR

 REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: Kind-2nd grade will use a soft ball. Bring your own stick or we have sticks available. All other equipment is optional.

Indoor Play is a different–but equally fun–experience from that of traditional outdoor lacrosse. The field is smaller and faster, and the walls are the boundaries. Indoor winter lacrosse is a perfect way to keep your skills intact between fall and spring, or to try the sport for the first time. IGLA Winter Camps & Clinics are designed for K – 8th graders of all experience levels.
Grades:             K-8th grade
Days:                Wednesdays, 6:00-7:00pm
Location:          Grand Ave Gym
Min/Max:          10/15
Coaches:          Illinois Girls Lacrosse Association
Fee:                  $130.00 R/NR
Code                 November 6 – December 18 (No class Nov 27)
For more information on girl’s house lacrosse, email Kelly kletten@wsprings.com. 


Click on the “volunteer” tab at Illinois Girls Lacrosse Association. NO LACROSSE EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Training classes available.

All dates, fees and information are subject to change. Questions should be directed to Kelly Letten, Lacrosse Coordinator.