Benet Lacrosse   Home of the Redwings




 The BALAX Board provides off-season support for Benet Academy Lacrosse Activities.  This includes the following activities and training every year:

  • Fall Lacrosse Ball at Benedictine University through the TRUE Fall Ball program: September to October
  • TryLax - a great get together at Benet for new players
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 1 :  September to October
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 2:  November- Beginning of January 
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 3: January-February 
  • Winter Captain's Practices:  January to February
  • Winter President's Day Tournament: 2/17/2020
  • Welcome to Benet Lacrosse Table- Trylax meeting October 26th
  • Picture Day:  March 2020
  • Girls vs. Boys Lacrosse:  April 2020
  • Pasta Party: April 2020
  • Benet Lacrosse Cookout:  May 2020
  • Senior Night: May 2020
  • Benet Lacrosse Alumni Game:  TBD
  • Benet Lacrosse End of Season Banquet:  June 2020

Benet vs. Pope John Paul II (Nashville)


In 2019, the Benet Varsity Lacrosse Team played a full game at Notre Dame on the outdoor Arlotta Stadium ND Lacrosse field.  Benet Varsity Lacrosse Players arrived at Benet at 8:30am on Saturday morning and departed immediately after on 2 large vans to South Bend, had lunch on campus, played St Rita ant then spent the night in a Mishawaka hotel with coaches and adult supervision.   The players and coaches attended mass Sunday morning then watched Notre Dame Lacrosse play Cornell at 12 noon ET on Sunday, April 14th, 2019



Frequently Asked Questions


BALAX Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

 The IHSA and Boy's Lacrosse

Benet has joined the IHSA Lacrosse program as of 2017.  


Benet Lacrosse Parent Volunteers 

The BALAX Lacrosse Club is operated by a volunteer group of parents who support the offseason lacrosse program through their efforts. The Parent Volunteer group is responsible for nurturing  a competitive high school lacrosse program.  The coaches are responsible for running a competitive high school lacrosse program.

How do I volunteer to help a team or to join the Parent Volunteer Group?

Game Volunteers:

We need volunteers for our home games for all of our teams. See the VOLUNTEERS section on our website for more info about our needs for home games  and volunteer!

Parent Volunteer Group:

If you are interested in joining the Parent volunteer group, contact our President at


The coaches' mission is to develop our players into a team capable of winning conference and state championships. Moreover, the coaches want to use the sport of lacrosse to help our players learn to understand and to adopt the values of preparation, planning ahead, hard work, discipline, team work and a great attitude as the core values to having a successful lacrosse career and a successful adult life after lacrosse.