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BENET 2020 LACROSSE SCHEDULE CAN BE FOUND ON THE BENET LACROSSE 8 TO 18 WEBSITE

 The BALAX Parent Volunteers 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
  • Welcome to Benet Lacrosse Table- Trylax meeting October 27th
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 1 :  September to October
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 2:  November- Beg. of January 
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 3: January-February 
  • Winter Captain's Practices:  January to February usually Sundays (TBA)
  • Winter President's Day Tournament, Varsity, McCook, IL: 2/17/2020
  • 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)

BENET VARSITY LACROSSE NOTRE DAME TRIP

In 2019, the Benet Varsity Lacrosse Team played a full lacrosse game at Notre Dame on the outdoor Arlotta Stadium Notre Dame 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 and then spent the night in a Mishawaka hotel with coaches and adult supervision.   The players and coaches attended mass at Notre Dame Cathedral Sunday morning then watched Notre Dame Lacrosse play Cornell at 12 noon ET on Sunday, April 14th, 2019.  The team returned to Benet Sunday afternoon.

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GREAT EXPERIENCES with BALAX

Frequently Asked Questions

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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 teampresident@balax.org


Coaches:

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.