2015 YLM Championships We had 78teams with over1,700lacrosse players
at 6 separate YLM tournaments at Bloomington Jefferson, Centennial HS,Chanhassen HS andEden Prairie HS.
U11-A 1st PlacePrior Lake 2nd Place Bloomington 3rd Place Stillwater
U13-A Division I 1st PlaceMinnetonka 2nd Place Edina - Gold 3rd Place Stillwater
U13-A Division II 1st PlaceRosemount 2nd Place Mahtomedi 3rd Place Cottage Grove
U13-B 1st PlaceBurnsville 2nd PlaceApple Valley 3rd Place Stillwater
U15-A 1st PlaceMinnetonka 2nd PlacePrior Lake 3rd Place Eden Prairie andRosemount (co-winners)
U15-B 1st PlaceApple Valley 2nd PlaceOrono 3rd Place St. Paul
13different associations received medals.
The Rosemount and Eden Prairie U15A teamscollectively received the"Spirit of the Game"award for the sportmanship they displayed in the third place match-up. The boys reminded all of us that sports should primarily be about having fun and together they demonstrated the true meaning of the game: the enjoyment of the experience is far more meaningful than the final score. It was one of thehighlightsof the tournament.
January 15, 2015 - Deadline for Association registration and dues ($500).
April 13, 2015 - Registration for pre-season opens on website. Associations will provide the number of pre-season teams, the age levels and weekends they prefer to participate. The sites, dates and game times will be published by April 25th.
April 15, 2015 - Field and Team registrations open on website.
April 18, 2015 - Deadline to declare participation in pre-season play.
May 1, 2015 - Deadline to pay pre-season jamboree team fees ($100/team).
May 18, 2015 - Deadline to register teams for YLM season. Team fees due . YLM will not accept late team registrations.
May 21, 2015 - Coach and CHILL Manager registration open on website. Every Association is required to complete background checks on all coaches, certify that all coaches are compliant with Minnesota mandated concussion training, verify that all coaches are US Lacrosse members and that all Head Coaches have completed YLM certification training. Deadline to withdraw a team.
May 28, 2015 - Preliminary YLM schedule released to all District Directors for review.
June 1, 2015 - YLM schedule made public. The first week of the season will be FIRM. It is possible that the schedule may still change because of team subtractions and official’s assignments. It is important to check the schedule regularly throughout the YLM season.
June 15, 2015 - YLM regular season play begins.
July 1, 2015 - Final rosters due with players’ name, jersey number, date of birth and US Lacrosse number. Every Coach, CHILL Manager and Team Manager’s name and cell numbers needs to be current on the YLM website. All are needed to receive Association refund (up to $350).
July 25 - 26, 2015 - U9 and U11B jamborees. Sites to be determined.
July 27 - 30, 2015 - Statewide B level playoffs for U15 and U13.
August 1 - 2, 2015 - State Tournament pool play for all U15, U13 and U11A teams. Sites to be determined.