Wayland Youth Lacrosse envisions our lacrosse program being a central, competitive, and successful part of the athletic life for both boys and girls of Wayland, Massachusetts. We aspire for our program to transform the skills and character of our players and to create a passion for the game of lacrosse in all members of our community.
Wayland Youth Lacrosse Mission Statement
The mission of Wayland Youth Lacrosse is to provide all youth of Wayland, Massachusetts with the opportunity to learn the sport of lacrosse, develop both skills and lifelong values, and acquire a sense of pride in their accomplishments. We seek to create a lacrosse program that supports the athletic and character growth of each player and advances the understanding of and love for lacrosse in the town of Wayland.
Wayland Youth Lacrosse Values
Wayland Youth Lacrosse is guided by core values that inform all we do. Our program seeks not just to develop the lacrosse skills and enjoyment of every player, but also character traits that will benefit each of them on and off the field now and in the future. Players and coaches commit to uphold the following values at all times:
Fun - Our first priority is for all participants to have fun playing lacrosse. We want the experience in our programs to be rewarding for all.
Respect - All coaches, parents, and players must show respect for all teammates, coaches, opponents, rules, and officials at all times. There are no exceptions. Good sportsmanship is imperative.
Commitment - While we recognize all have busy lives, we expect our players and coaches to make their lacrosse teams a priority. We also seek for every participant to give their best effort in all they do.
Contribution - The contributions of every player in our program matters regardless of skill level. We value the impact each player has and recognize that everyone has something to offer.
Team - Each player and coach takes responsibility for building solid relationships with all teammates. Lacrosse, like life, is about caring for and working with others and making those around us better.