U18 Autumn competition to kick off March 2nd
The Under 18 Autumn Lacrosse competition is scheduled to start
on Friday 2nd March 2012. The following teams have entered
Under 18 Females
Newport, Williamstown and Eltham
Under 18 Males
Altona, Eltham, Footscray, Moreland, Williamstown and a Composite
As there are 6 teams for the Men, the season will run as
published from the 2nd March to the 11th May, 2012.
Due to the lack of teams in the female competition it has been
decided to cut the season short with the season running from 2nd
March to 29th March, 2012.
All games will be played on Friday evenings at 6.30pm and
The current rules for U18 boys will apply to this competition.
Rules pertaining to U17 girls will be used for the U18 girls
competition. The only differences to the rules will be the
- Game duration is 4 x 13 minutes - 1 minute break at
quarter and ¾ time and a 2 minute break at half time - no time
- 8 Players on the field - 2 forwards, 2 defenders, 3 midfield
and 1 goalie
Only those players whose birthday falls between the dates listed
below will be eligible to play
- Males born between January 1st, 1994 and December 31st,
- Females born between January 1st,1994 and December 31st,
Clubs will need to provide a Referee/Umpire and scorer as per
the standard competition.