New England Oaks will be fielding an Open High School Team for a series of Box Competitions with the Maine Northmen and Woodchuck Lacrosse for Summer 2021. This team is being filled by invitation only and will consist of experienced and newer Box Players that we feel will compete at a high level. The team is being coached by Joe O’Neill, Charlie Edwards, and Matt Huggett. Coach O’Neill has extensive experience in the Box Game coaching with the O2 program and 5 years in NAMLA. Coach Edwards has coached two years of NAMLA Lacrosse and 4 years of Catamount USBOXLA Lacrosse. Coach Huggett has played for both the US and Israeli Junior National Teams as well as the Seneca War Chiefs and the Kahnawake Hunters where he was coached by Darris Kilgour and Miles Thompson respectively.
Competition will consist of two full 45 minute games with Woodchuck Lacrosse and the Maine Northmen at the following dates and locations:
7/25- Greenfield, MA Collins Moylan Skating Arena
8/15- Falmouth, ME Casco Bay Arena
8/29- Barre, VT Barre Outdoor Skating Arena
All games will be played under USBOXLA Rules with Certified USBOXLA Officials. Player Jerseys will be provided.
The team will have three practices at the Collins Moylan Skating Arena on Wednesdays 6-8pm preceding the events (7/23, 8/11, 8/25)