FAQ

Steps to register & sign up ONLINE

Go to www.eastislipyouthlacrosse.com and Click on the “REGISTRATION” tab on home page. Then follow the instructions given.

Players MUST play for their own grade level, as dictated by their expected High School graduation date.  In certain circumstances players may play up if approved by East Islip Youth Lacrosse Board of Directors and not in contradiction to any other PAL or governing body rules.

Only players with a permanent residence in East Islip, Islip Terrace, or Great River are allowed to register and play in the East Islip Youth Lacrosse League.  The only exception is if the player is from another town that DOES NOT offer a youth lacrosse program and/or team (i.e., Central Islip, Brentwood)

*In addition, no player that resides within the confines of the East Islip, Islip Terrace, or Great River area, will be permitted and/or released to play for any other town program.

EIYLL teams, at all levels, are defined as competitive lacrosse teams.  Starting in 3rd grade (PAL separates to 3 divisions based upon ability). Players abilities and experience may be taken into consideration when forming teams, however EIYLL gives opportunity to players of all skill levels to play. All children signing up for EIYLL will participate and be given the opportunity to play.

We recognize the cost of equipment, and understand that parent & players may wish to use helmets they already have. Ideally we’d ask that you wear a Red helmet but will allow other helmets to be worn

Typically, the uniform fitting will take place in early-mid December. Uniforms will be ready prior to the spring season.  The cost of the uniform is approximately $45.  These uniforms can be used for multiple years.  You can purchase just the shorts or just the jersey, if requested, at a discounted price.

Helmet, lacrosse stick, NOCSAE Certified shoulder pads, mouthpiece, arm pads, lacrosse gloves, cleats, rib pads (optional). The goalkeeper is required to wear a throat protector and chest protector, in addition to a helmet, mouthpiece, gloves and a protective cup.

Lacrosse stick, mouthpiece, cleats, close fitting gloves (optional).  All field players must properly wear eye protection (goggles or helmet) that meets ASTM specification standard F803 for women’s adult/ youth lacrosse for the appropriate level of play.  The goalkeeper must wear a helmet with face mask (NOCSAE approved), separate throat protector, padded gloves, mouthpiece, and chest protector. The goalkeeper may wear padding on arms, legs, and shoulders which does not excessively increase the size of those body parts. High school level and below must wear padding on thighs and shins. Youth level must wear some form of abdominal and pelvic protection. 

Yes, there is a $25 discount for each additional child that registers to play in the East Islip Youth Lacrosse League, regardless of gender.  Discounts ONLY apply to the Spring Registration.

Typically, outdoor practices start in mid-March.  They are held at East Islip High School or town elementary schools.  Coaches will determine their day and time to practice by mid February before the season begins.  Typically, practices are during the week and games are on Sundays.  Home games are at East Islip High School and away games are held at the opposing towns home field.

Typically, indoor practices start at the beginning of December.  They are held at the East Islip SD Elementary Schools and coaches will determine their day and time to practice by the beginning of November.  Indoor practices are during the week between 5-9pm, depending on age.