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BENET 2019 LACROSSE SCHEDULE IS POSTED

The 2019 Benet Lacrosse Game Schedule has been posted: http://il.8to18.com/benet/schedule/lacrosse/b/all/2018-2019


Benet vs. Pope John Paul II (Nashville)

BENET VARSITY LACROSSE NOTRE DAME TRIP

The Benet Varsity Lacrosse Team will play a full game at Notre Dame on the outdoor Arlotta Stadium ND Lacrosse field.   If there is inclement weather the game may be played in Loftus.  Benet Varsity Lacrose Players will  arrive at Benet at 8:30am on Saturday morning and depart immediately after on 2 large vans to South Bend, have lunch on campus, play a game, and spend the night in a Mishawaka hotel with coaches and adult supervision. All team members will ride on the bus unless they are taking the ACT Saturday morning.  The Benet Varsity Lacrosse team will play St Rita at 3pm ET on Saturday, April 13th.  Parents and players of all age groups are welcome to come and watch!  Additionally, the players and coaches will attend mass Sunday morning then watch Notre Dame Lacrosse play Cornell at 12 noon ET on Sunday, April 14th. ND Game tickets will be available for purchase. There will be an additional fee for this special event. 

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GREAT EXPERIENCES with BALAX

The BALAX Board provides off-season support for Lacrosse Activities.  

This includes the following activities and training every year:


  • Fall Lacrosse Ball at Benedictine University: September to October
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 1 :  November to December
  • Winter Strength & Conditioning Session 2:  January to February
  • Winter Captain's Practices @ 12.23:  January to February
  • Winter President's Day Tournament: 2/18/2019
  • Welcome to Benet Lacrosse Table
  • Notre Dame Trip (vs. St Rita) Saturday / Sunday, 4/13/2019
  • Picture Day:   Completed
  • Girls vs. Boys Lacrosse:  Wednesday, 4/17/2019
  • Pasta Party: Wednesday, 4/17/2019
  • Benet Lacrosse Cookout:  Saturday, 5/11/2019
  • Senior Night: Monday, 5/13/2019
  • Benet Lacrosse Alumni Game:  Friday, 6/7/2019
  • Benet Lacrosse End of Season Banquet:  Friday, 6/7/2019



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 Board 

The BALAX Lacrosse Club is operated by the Parent Board, a voluntary group of parents who support the offseason lacrosse program through their efforts. The Parent Board 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 Board?


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 Board:

If you are interested in joining the Parent Board, 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.