Newport Lacrosse in Bellevue, WA serves boys grades K-12 living or attending school within the Newport High School attendance boundary. Newport Lacrosse plays in the KingCo Conference and the Greater Eastside Lacrosse League (GELL).

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Youth Program Grades K - 8

K - 2nd Grade  Our K-2 program consists of Sunday practices run in a clinic style to introduce young players to lacrosse and to develop basic stick and ball skills in a fun and safe environment.  The K-2 program is overseen by an experienced, adult lacrosse coach and implemented by experienced high school players.  The program will begin in late March/early April and run through May. 

3rd & 4th Grade  Our 3/4 program is developmental with a focus on fundamental skills and the introduction of team offense and team defense.  Players are evenly divided on teams based on skill as determined by player evaluation during the initial practices. Teams practice twice a week starting in February with games on Saturdays starting in March.  Games are played through Greater Eastside Lacrosse League.

5th & 6th Grade  Our 5/6 program is developmental and focus remains on fundamentals and the development of multiple team concepts.  Players will be divided evenly between teams based skills evaluation during the initial practices. Teams practice twice per week starting in February with games on Saturdays starting in March.  Games are played through Greater Eastside Lacrosse League.

7th & 8th Grade   Our 7/8 program is developmental and focus remains on fundamentals and the development of multiple team concepts.  Players will be divided evenly between teams based skills evaluation during the initial practices. 7/8 teams practice 3 times per week starting in February and play games on Saturdays starting in March.  Games are played through the Greater Eastside Lacrosse League.

Newport Lacrosse Youth Program is part of the Greater Eastside Youth Lacrosse League (GELL).  GELL includes many of the area’s highly developed lacrosse programs and teams in the Northwest including Bellevue, Eastlake, Issaquah, Mercer Island, Mt. Si, Northshore, the Overlake School, Redmond, Skyline, Tahoma and Woodinville.  GELL specifically serves youth lacrosse 3rd through the 8th grade.

Calendar Outline (Please view our online calendar for exact dates during the season)

  • Late January | Youth Kick-off Meeting (for grades K-8).  Come meet your coaches and learn about the club and season ahead!  We will have an equipment exchange, Newport Lacrosse swag, volunteer information, and more.
  • Early February | Practices Start for 5th-8th Grades
  • Late February | Practices Start for 3rd-4th Grades
  • Early March | Picture Day
  • Early March | Games Start for 5th-8th Grades
  • Mid March | Games Start for 3rd-4th Grades
  • Late March | K-2 Program Begins
  • April | Youth Night at Varsity Game
  • Late May | End of Regular Season
  • June/July | Post-season Tournaments (tournaments vary for different grade levels, additional fees required)

 

High School | Grades 9 - 12

Our high school program includes two teams:

  • Junior Varsity
  • Varsity

All high school players must attend tryouts the first week in March.  

High school players practice M-F evenings at Newport High School starting the first week in March.  Games are played through the end of May.  Varsity travel is not included in the spring registration fee.

Newport High School plays games through the Washington High School Boys Lacrosse Association.

Calendar Outline (Subject to Change)

  • January/February | Pre-Season Conditioning
  • Early March | High School Tryouts
  • March | Picture Day
  • Late May | Playoffs