News and Announcements
Do you have a little one that may be interested in giving the GREAT game of box lacrosse a try this year?
Kingston Krossfire is looking to SPARK that interest into a love for this fabulous fast paced game! To help ignite that fire the KLA executive is offering a 10 week FREE program to any players who are born in 2014, 2015 or 2016. The program will run on Saturday mornings and all participants in this program will receive a new lacrosse stick, a practice ball and Krossfire t-shirt just for participating.
Share the news with your family and friends and let your little one bring a friend along to learn a new sport!
To register, please select the 2020 Box Lacrosse Registration page from the Registration drop down menu at the top of the page.
CALLING ALL PEEWEE AND BANTAM AGED GIRLS!!!
We are looking for girls born in 2006 to 2009 to come play lacrosse with us! Grab a friend and come join the Krossfire girls to play the amazing game of box lacrosse!
No experience is necessary. We have experienced coaches and players that are excited about sharing their knowledge and love for this great game.
We want to continue to build on the success of our girls box lacrosse teams from the 2019 season with Peewee Girls Box and Bantam Girls Box lacrosse teams for the 2020 season.
These teams will have practices and games scheduled on Monday and Wednesday evenings this season. They will play regular season games with our neighbouring clubs such as Tyendinaga and attend the Chicks with Sticks tournament in Whitby June 12-14. To wrap up their season both teams will participate in the girls box lacrosse provincials at the OLA Lacrosse Festival held in Whitby, August 4-6th.
To register please select the 2020 Box Registration page from the Registration drop down menu at the top of the page. If you have any questions about the program prior to registering please contact our Girls’ Coordinator, Sarah Utting by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PLANNING MEETING FOR THE 2020 LACROSSE SEASON
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 29TH
INVISTA CENTRE BOARDROOM A
We need ALL families with an interest in playing lacrosse in 2020 to be represented at this planning meeting. We need NEW people to come out and support this association.
The only way to ensure your child can play lacrosse going forward is to come out and contribute. We need some people to contribute in bigger ways than others but we need everyone to come out to show support. We had great feedback after last season and we want to grow and continue that success.
Here are some of the major roles we need filled ASAP. Please read and consider. They require no lacrosse knowledge or experience. If you think you may be interested, please let me know before the meeting if you can.
President: Oversees the operation of the association – ensures operations are in compliance with the OLA. Represents or ensures we have representation at zone 5 meetings. Has signing authority. Tana Wells (acting president) will help guide someone into this role over the course of this year.
Vice President: Assists the President with the operation of the association. Shares in the responsibilities of ensuring the association is represented at zone 5 meetings. Has signing authority.
Secretary: · Receive and disperse all correspondence. Record and distribute minutes of all KLA Board, Annual and other meetings of the Association. Maintain a list of all Directors and contact information.
Has signing authority.
Treasurer: Responsible for all the financial record-keeping for the association. Formulate a budget for the season. Keep an accurate account of all receipts and disbursements. Prepare and present an annual financial statement at the Annual General Meeting. Has Signing Authority.
Registrar: Responsible for organizing and completing the online registration of all players. Assisting people with the online process when needed. Our past registrar will work with someone new to get them comfortable with this role.
Any questions feel free to ask by contacting Tana Wells at email@example.com
We will be holding our AGM for the 2019 season on Thursday, October 24th at 7pm. The meeting will be held at the Cataraqui Arena in the Meeting Room.
Please plan to attend to provide feedback on this past season .
We are also looking for people to come forward and volunteer for the 2020 season. We all want to have a well run program for our children to play this great sport of lacrosse…Canada’s first national sport but it takes people coming forward and volunteering to help in some capacity.
Note the dates and times of the tryouts have changed!!!
The tryouts for the 2019 Midget Rep Box Lacrosse team will be held on Tuesday April 23rd and Wednesday April 24th.
Tues Apr 23rd at Henderson Arena (Amherstview) 8:30 -10:00pm
Wed Apr 24th at Henderson Arena (Amherstview 7:00 – 8:30pm
All players trying out for the Midget Rep Box team MUST be registered prior to participating in the tryouts. To register please go to the 2019 Box Lacrosse Registration page found under the Registration tab drop down menu at the top of the page.
If you have any questions about the Midget Rep Box team please contact team manager, Janet Pomeroy.
If you encounter any issues or have any questions about your registration please contact our registrar, Diane Osborne.