COMMUNITY: WESTERN SPRINGS / PLEASANTDALE

REGISTRATION

STEP 1: PLAYER INFORMATION FORM (PIF)

The PIF gives your coach important information about you and your daughter, including uniform sizing, teammate requests, and other key information to facilitate IGLA communication. The PIF also includes the IGLA waiver which must be accepted in order to complete the registration and participate in the program.
Please note, an IGLA pinny is required to be worn at all games. If the player has an IGLA pinny from a past season, she may wear that pinny for subsequent seasons. If the player requires a new pinny, they are available for purchase through the IGLA PIF for $20Complete pinny payment online or by mailing in a check.

To complete the PIF and/or purchase a pinny, click HERE

STEP 2: PAYMENT

The Western Springs practice location accepts program registration and payment through the Pleasantdale park district and Western Springs Recreation as follows:

~ In person at Western Springs Recreation, 1500 Walker St. Western Springs
~ Online at www.wsprings.com/lacrosse
~ Via phone at 708-246-9070
~ Via fax to 708-246-1309

SPRING INFORMATION

Spring League 2018 is April 8th – June 3rd.

Leagues Practices (2nd-8th grades)

The first practice is Sunday, April 8th from 1:00-2:30pm. All other practices are as follows:

PINK: Monday
8U and 10U 6:00-7:00
12U and 14U 6:00-7:15

PURPLE: Monday and Wednesday
10U 6:00-7:00
12U and 14U 6:00-7:15

6U (K-1st grades)

6U League will be held on Monday from 6:00-7:00pm at Springdale on 4/16, 4/23, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, and 5/28

Game Information

Games take place on Sunday afternoons between 12-5pm. Locations include Springdale and fields in the West Division. Spring game dates are 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20 and Youth Fest, 6/3. Games are scheduled as follows:

8U: 60 between 12pm-2pm (:30 practice, :30 game); 10U: 75 between 12pm-3pm (:30 practice, :45 game); 12U: 75 between 1pm-4pm (:30 practice, :45 game); 14U: 75 between  2pm-5pm (:30 practice, :45 game).

Teams may be scheduled for double-headers. View Game Schedules and Locations on League Athletics.

Team Rosters

Want to know who is on your daughter’s team? Log onto League Athletics and follow these steps:

  1. From the purple menu bar across the top of the home page, select “Team”, “Choose a Team”. You’ll choose your League (Pink or Purple), location, and grade.
  2. At the next screen, head to the “Team” option at the top and choose roster. From there you will be able to see your daughter and her teammates!

Getting There

Springdale Park is located at 5200 Caroline Ave, Western Springs.

ADDITIONAL SPRING INFORMATION

Be in the know–attend your location’s parent meeting during the first practice on Sunday September 9th. We also invite you to join the parent informational conference calls. Dial in to 605-477-2100, access code 330773#. Come with questions!

Market your business to families in your community: sponsor IGLA! Please contact IGLA Sponsorship Director Jacqui Lurie at sponsorship@iglax.org or 847-274-5589. Thank you for supporting the IGLA!

SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION

IGLA summer camps are for players in K-9th grades of any experience level. Activities are designed to introduce basic lacrosse techniques to beginners and to provide more in-depth instruction to those players who have experience.

Camp Information

IGLA offers summer camps in the following western suburbs: Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn. Hinsdale, and River Forest. Please click here for details and to register!

Getting There

FALL INFORMATION

Fall Season is September 9th – October 21st.

Leagues Practices (1st-9th grades)

The first practice is Sunday, September 9th from 1:00-2:30pm at Springdale Park in Western Springs. All other practices are as follows:

PINK: Mondays
8U (1st-2nd graders) and 10U (3rd-4th graders): :60 from 5:30pm-6:30pm
12U (5th-6th graders) and 14U (7th graders-9th graders): :75 from 5:30pm-6:45pm

PURPLE: Mondays and Wednesdays
10U (3rd-4th graders): :60 from 5:30pm-6:30pm
12U (5th-6th graders) and 14U (7th graders-9th graders): :75 from 5:30pm-6:45pm

Pink League Fee is $185. Purple League Fee is $285. Purple League participation requires either Spring or summer 2018 Purple participation or a past assessment at the Purple level. If your daughter has never played or assessed at the Purple level she must assess to play Purple. Please click here to register for a Purple Skills Assessment.

6U (Kindergarten)

1 day per week/6 weeks/$130. Mondays 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15 from 5:30pm-6:30pm (:30 practice and :30 scrimmage.) The clinic is held at Springdale Park in Western Springs.

 

Game Information

Games take place on Sunday afternoons between 12-5pm. Locations include Springdale Park and fields in the West Division.  Fall game dates are 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14 (Fall Fest!), and 10/21.

We make every attempt to schedule games as follows when possible:
8U: 60 between 12pm-2pm (:30 practice, :30 game); 10U: 75 between 12pm-3pm (:30 practice, :45 game); 12U: 75 between 1pm-4pm (:30 practice, :45 game); 14U: 75 between 2pm-5pm (:30 practice, :45 game).

Teams may be scheduled for double-headers and the schedule will be posted here.

Team Rosters

Want to know who is on your daughter’s team? Log onto League Athletics and follow these steps:
  1. From the purple menu bar across the top of the home page, select “Team”, “Choose a Team”. You’ll choose your location and grade.
  2. At the next screen, head to the “Team” option at the top and choose roster. From there you will be able to see your daughter and her teammates!

ADDITIONAL FALL INFORMATION

Director

Monique Rucker
info@iglax.org

Be in the know–attend your location’s parent meeting during the first practice on Sunday April 10th. We also invite you to join the parent informational conference calls on March 16th or April 6th at 7pm. Dial in to 605-477-2100, access code 330773#. Come with questions!

Market your business to families in your community: sponsor IGLA! Please contact IGLA Sponsorship Director Jacqui Lurie at sponsorship@iglax.org or 847-274-5589. Thank you for supporting the IGLA!

Getting There

Practices are held at Springdale Park, 5200 Caroline Avenue in Western Springs.

WEATHER INFORMATION

Practices and games will have a 30 minute delay for any thunder or lightning. Severe weather may cause cancellations. Cancellations will be posted on the IGLA home page. IGLA also uses a text message service for any cancellations within one hour. Please ensure you ensure that the cell number you indicate on your daughter’s Player Information Form is the number you wish to be contacted at for weather-related texts.