Berkeley Lacrosse Club complies with the NCJLA and US Lacrosse rules and will form teams based on age for both our fall and spring programs, see the age group reference table.
Registration for the 2018 Spring Season opened October 7, 2017. We provide girls and boys in grades 1-8 the opportunity to play lacrosse. We have first time players on teams at every age level and new players are welcome. Registration will close when capacity is reached and no later than February 1, 2018. Contact us at
with any questions.
2018 Spring Registration Fees
There will be no increase in registration fees over the 2017 season.
Earlybird Discount - All registrations completed by Sunday, November 5 will receive a $50 Earlybird Discount.
Sibling Discount - We have increased the sibling discount to $50, so sign up that younger brother or sister!
Also, we LOVE to give scholarships to athletes coming out for lacrosse.
We want to encourage all interested players to come out for the team, scholarships are available! Please
if you need to make arrangements for a payment plan.
2018 Proposed Spring Practice Schedule
Because our home field at Tom Bates is being replaced this winter (yay!), we have secured practice space on Sundays at Berkeley High School and during the week in the BYA gym at 1255 Allston Way through the anticipated reopening of Tom Bates on March 5. Once we get back on our field, 14U players should anticipate practicing 3 times per week; 12U and 10U players 2 times per week and 8U players once per week.
Beginning January 14 through March 4 at BHS
Boys 8U, Boys 10U and Girls 10U: Sunday 1-2:30pm
Boys 12U and 14U: Sunday 2:30-4pm
Girls 12U and 14U: Sunday 3:30-5pm
Beginning February 1 through March 2 at BYA
Boys 14U: Monday, 4:30-6pm
Boys 12U: Tuesday, 4:30-6pm
Girls 12U and 14U: Thursday, 4:30-6pm
Beginning March 5 at Tom Bates
Girls 10U: Wednesday, Friday 4-5:30 pm
Tuesday, Thursday 4-5:30 pm changed to Monday, Wednesday 5-6:30
Girls 14U: Monday, Wednesday 5:30-7pm and Thursday 4-5:30 pm
Boys 8U: Friday 4-5:30 pm
Boys 10U: Wednesday, Friday 4-5:30 pm
Boys 12U: Tuesday, Thursday 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Boys 14U: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00-5:30 pm
Game schedules will not be available until January, however there will generally be 1-2 games per weekend every weekend from the beginning of March until early May. Home games may be held Saturday mornings at Tom Bates Field or Sunday afternoons at Berkeley High School. Away games may be held at other times during the weekend and are generally less than a 1 hour drive from Berkeley.
Each family is responsible for a volunteer deposit of $100. The $100 deposit is reimbursed upon completion of 6 volunteer hours. Families will select from available volunteer opportunities during registration, so make sure to review the list of volunteer duties in advance. Note: only one volunteer deposit is required per family. Volunteer hours/deposits run on a September 1 - August 31 schedule and there are no partial refunds.
See our refund policy. If you have more questions please contact us.
If you want to DONATE or BORROW equipment, contact
2018 Summer Skills Camp
Berkeley Lacrosse Club Summer Camp will take place at the Tom Bates Field in Berkeley August 13-17, 2018 from 8 am - 12 noon each day. Camp will be for boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 14 (1st - 9th grades). Summer Camp will emphasize skills development with lots of instruction and fun. Both returning players looking to polish their skills and new players who want to try out lacrosse are welcome. Campers will be separated into groups by age and skill, no previous lacrosse experience is required.
Campers will need full lacrosse gear and sticks, gear may be available for rental at an additional fee through our normal gear rental program later this summer.
The registration fee has not been set for 2018. In 2017, the fee was $175 with a $25 sibling discount. Late registration fee ($25) after May 30, 2018.
Fall Ball 2017
6 - 14 (grades 1-9)
Fall Ball will take place Sunday afternoons between September 17 to October 29, 2017 at the Ocean View Field in Albany. The schedule is as follows:
All Girls Age Groups - 12:30 - 2:30 pm
All Boys Age Groups - 3 - 5 pm
Players will be grouped by age and/or skill level. Registration opens August 10. Siblings receive a $20 discount on registration. Scholarships are available to cover registration fees ONLY; they do not cover US Lacrosse membership or gear rental.
US Lacrosse membership is required and costs $30 per year. You will have a opportunity to set up membership and pay (direct to US Lacrosse) during the registration process.
Uniforms are not required for Fall Ball, but normal gear is required. Limited gear may be available for an additional fee through our Gear Rental program. A full set of boys' gear costs $30 for the season. A full set of girls' gear costs $10 for the season.