Greater Birmingham Youth Lacrosse

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The Greater Birmingham Youth Lacrosse Association is currently sponsoring the following programs and tournaments:


    • Spring Season

      Over 70 teams of boys and girls from 1st grade through high school. In season play runs from mid January thru mid May.
    • Dan Anderson Lacrosse Classic

      Now in its 10th year, this lacrosse tournament has grown from a four team tourney in 2004 to include over 84 boys and girls teams in 2012 competing in a weekend of tournament play. In 2012, teams participated from Huntsville, and the States of Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi, Louisiana.
    • Summer League

      This GBYLA sponsored league runs from mid-June thru late July with total enrollment of over 200 boys & girls ranging from grades 3-10 for boys and grades 6-8 for girls.
    • Fall Lacrosse

      Fall Lacrosse offers an opportunity to introduce new players to the sport and provides existing players a chance to refine their skills in scrimmage play. Fall Lacrosse involves nearly 600 boys and girls ranging from grades 1-12. New & Experienced divisions were introduced in 2012 for Boys U11 through U17. Lacrosse facilities are located at Rathmell Sports Park in Mountain Brook and Sicard Hollow Athletic Complex in Vestavia.
GBYLA Operations Manager
Susie Margotta
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GBYLA President
Steve Ammons
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GBYLA Master Scheduler
Bill Wittig
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Alabama Lacrosse Officials Association (ALOA)
Tom Lewis
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