Boys Lacrosse

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KYS boys lacrosse is open to children ages 5-14. Players will be divided into age groups (8U, 10U, 12U, and 14U). We welcome and encourage new players, even those who will be seeing and holding a lacrosse stick for the first time. Our coaches especially love coaching new players and giving them the chance to love and excel at the “Fastest Sport on Two Feet”.

Please contact Knox Youth Sports for any questions regarding sign-ups.

Any boy who wants to try lacrosse for the first time is welcome to up to 2 free practices to see if he likes the sport before committing.

Spring Season:

  • Late February to Mid May
  • 8U Starts March 22nd
  • 10U & 12U Starts March 2nd
  • Middle School Starts February 16th

Fall Season:

  • Mid August through the end of October

High School 7v7 Fall Season:

  • 7v7 High School Teams
  • High Schools Can Bring Their Own Teams
  • Opportunity for players to get a lot of touches and playing time.
  • 20 minute running clock per half.
  • Games on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday evenings, starting at 6:00, 7:00 and 8:00.
  • Season runs from September 15th to November 10th
  • Costs: $150/person
  • Teams are on their own regarding practices.
  • All games will be played at ESK on the lower fields. 950 Episcopal School Way, 37932.


  • Two Practices and One Game per week.  


  • Practices will be at Lakeshore Park and other locations.
  • Games will be held at Lakeshore Park, Farragut and John Tarleton Park.


All players are required to wear a full set of equipment as described below:

  • Mouth guard
  • Stick
  • Helmet (NOCSAE approved)
  • Shoulder pads
  • Arm pads
  • Gloves
  • Protective cup (required for goalies and defensemen)
  • Mouth guard (repeated for emphasis, every player needs a properly trimmed and fitted mouth guard)


  • Cleats (lacrosse, soccer, or agile football style) are recommended.

Please contact Knox Youth Sports with any questions or for advice. We may be able to help save time and money.  Note: we have some loaner equipment and scholarship-type options for those in need of assistance.


  • Fall and Spring Seasons: $125 for 8U, $200 for 10U and 12U and $225 for 14U. Registration fees include a matching team jersey for each player.

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