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USA Lacrosse Youth Nationals Roster Guidelines

USA LACROSSE YOUTH NATIONALS ELIGIBILITY RULES & ROSTER REQUIREMENTS

Self-Rostering will be available shortly after registration closes.

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  1. All players and coaches must be USA Lacrosse Members through July 31, 2022. 

  2. All players must be age-verified through the USA Lacrosse age-verification system at least seven days prior to the start of Nationals.

  3. All Players competing in the 13U division (2027) must have been born on or after 9/1/2008.

  4. All players competing in the 14U division (2026) must have been born on or after 9/1/2007.

  5. All players competing in the 15U division (2025) must have been born on or after 9/1/2006.

  6. All coaches must have a current background check through NCSI (National Center for Safety Initiatives), USA Lacrosse’s partnered vendor (this is free). Coaches will be notified to obtain this when the final roster is submitted.

  7. The suggested roster size for the girls teams is minimum 16 total players and a minimum of two goalies at all times. The maximum roster size is 30 players. Players may only play for one team.

  8. Rosters may not be modified after submission of the official roster unless approved by USA Lacrosse.

  9. Any team in violation of the above roster rules will forfeit all games in which the ineligible player has participated and any title received by the team.

  10. Any team that forfeits a game during the tournament will be ineligible to advance to the playoffs.

  11. All players must meet the age requirements, no exceptions.