Big Dog Lacrosse is Stark County and Ohio's premier year round youth lacrosse club in Canton, Oh, for boys lacrosse and girls lacrosse providing beginner lacrosse, intermediate lacrosse, and advanced lacrosse players. The premier Stark county youth lacros

2016 U13 Travel Team Program

Big Dog Lacrosse travel teams will be focused on having player development to compete at a higher level. We believe that relentless work on the fundamentals will increase player confidence and playing ability. We identify each players strengths and weaknesses and improve on them to develop a well rounded player. We are committed to the kids and parents in the program.

Big Dog Lacrosse is also known for its club organization and communication. We work hard to make sure families know what to expect and to enjoy watching their son play. 

Which age group do I belong to? These teams follow the new US Lacrosse age group standards for participation. Players may play up but not down.

U13: players who turn 13 or younger between September 1, 2015 and August 31, 2016 

Are there tryouts? Yes, every player will be evaluated to determine which team they qualify for. Players are selected by skills, athleticism, and coachability.

Tryouts for U13:

Diamond Community Park
2782 Diamond St NE
Canton, OH 44721

Fee: $10.00 Fee (covers field expense)
Full Gear

Registration for evaluations is required


Summer 2016 Schedule

Tentative practice schedule:
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:30 - 8:30pm
June 7,9,14,16,21,23,28,30
July 5,7,12,14
(schedule depends on school dismissal, July 4th events, final tournament schedule)

Practice Location: 
Ariss Park
2520 Wise Rd
Green, OH 44232

Tournaments (Tournaments for 2016 are tentative. Dates and locations may change.)

1)Roller Coaster Rumble
Sandusky, OH
June 24 - 26, 2016

2) TBD

3) Summer Sizzle
Baltimore, MD
July 15 - 17, 2016

What is the fee?
The fee is $885.00
Fees include:

  • all program fees,
  • all tournament fees,
  • @ 12 team practices
  • game jersey, shorts, sublimated shooter shirt
  • practice jersey
  • practice equipment, practice field fees,
  • 2 coaches stipends, uniforms, travel
  • team insurance and miscellaneous fees or requirements.

Families will be responsible for their own transportation, room, and board.

Misc Information:

What about refunds? Refunds will NOT be provided since the uniforms are special order and the tournaments will already be paid for. Please make sure you are willing to make the commitment before making the first installment.

What is the commitment? We understand that families have other commitments but we would expect players to attend as many practices as possible and all tournaments. This only increases the experience and fairness to the other teammates. If you cannot make a particular tournament, please notify Jim Davis during evaluations.

Who will be coaching? We provide your players with the best coaching staff that knows how to coach young players. Our coaches are either current coaches or players that know how to develop young players. We want to make this an enjoyable experience for your kids.

Where do we register? Register at the “Registrations” tab. Please select the appropriate registration tab.