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#57801 - 04/21/14 07:33 AM Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout  
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Anyone know who's running this? Same crew as in prior years?

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#57805 - 04/21/14 08:15 AM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Powderfinger]  

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Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Anyone know who's running this? Same crew as in prior years?


is this UnderArmour? Or is it something else?

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#57807 - 04/21/14 08:34 AM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Powderfinger]  
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#57814 - 04/21/14 10:55 AM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Anonymous]  

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Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Anyone know who's running this? Same crew as in prior years?


is this UnderArmour? Or is it something else?
Different from Under Armour. Through US Lacrosse...

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#57824 - 04/21/14 12:52 PM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Anonymous]  

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Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Anyone know who's running this? Same crew as in prior years?


is this UnderArmour? Or is it something else?
Different from Under Armour. Through US Lacrosse...


Kid trying out for both, new to this. Is one (Schoolgirl/UA) better than the other or roughly equal?

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#57827 - 04/21/14 02:42 PM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Anonymous]  
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Okay (deep breath, diving in), both these programs have, in the past, been run by CR/the YJ. There has been a feeling that the tryouts are therefore biased. You can search this forum a year ago or so for that discussion because of course there are those who claim that it is in no way biased.

This is why I wanted to know who is running it this year, although I guess I can safely assume it's the YJ organization again since tryouts are being held at Mt. Sinai. smirk

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Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Okay (deep breath, diving in), both these programs have, in the past, been run by CR/the YJ. There has been a feeling that the tryouts are therefore biased. You can search this forum a year ago or so for that discussion because of course there are those who claim that it is in no way biased.

This is why I wanted to know who is running it this year, although I guess I can safely assume it's the YJ organization again since tryouts are being held at Mt. Sinai. smirk


It's sad that the LI Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation has allowed this to go on for so long. This is supposed to be a US Lacrosse sponsored event.

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Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Okay (deep breath, diving in), both these programs have, in the past, been run by CR/the YJ. There has been a feeling that the tryouts are therefore biased. You can search this forum a year ago or so for that discussion because of course there are those who claim that it is in no way biased.

This is why I wanted to know who is running it this year, although I guess I can safely assume it's the YJ organization again since tryouts are being held at Mt. Sinai. smirk


It's sad that the LI Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation has allowed this to go on for so long. This is supposed to be a US Lacrosse sponsored event.


The very strong kids from other clubs will make it, they have too otherwise it reflects as a job badly done. The crime is on the borderline kids and the lean towards your own. Don't worry with so many yj teams in every age group these days, many yj kids will be overlooked as well.

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Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Okay (deep breath, diving in), both these programs have, in the past, been run by CR/the YJ. There has been a feeling that the tryouts are therefore biased. You can search this forum a year ago or so for that discussion because of course there are those who claim that it is in no way biased.

This is why I wanted to know who is running it this year, although I guess I can safely assume it's the YJ organization again since tryouts are being held at Mt. Sinai. smirk


It's sad that the LI Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation has allowed this to go on for so long. This is supposed to be a US Lacrosse sponsored event.


MS is hosting because no other high school would step up to do so. Pls check with US Lacrosse if you doubt this. In fact a memo from US Lax went asking for field offers for next year. Further, at last tryout there were coaches from many different high schools and organizations: YJ, top gun, 91 and Express.

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#57842 - 04/21/14 05:57 PM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Powderfinger]  

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My daughter is not a YJ , tried out made 2 nd team last year, coached by Daniel Gallagher. Her high school teammate is YJ , they are of about equal ability , her teammate did not make any team. The 2 nd team , although not sure had about 3 Yj kids. Take that info for what it's worth.

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#57851 - 04/21/14 10:03 PM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Powderfinger]  

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Originally Posted by Powderfinger
Okay (deep breath, diving in), both these programs have, in the past, been run by CR/the YJ. There has been a feeling that the tryouts are therefore biased. You can search this forum a year ago or so for that discussion because of course there are those who claim that it is in no way biased.

This is why I wanted to know who is running it this year, although I guess I can safely assume it's the YJ organization again since tryouts are being held at Mt. Sinai. smirk

Please stop with the conspiracy theories already. Angela Richie (president of US lacrosse LI chapter) is a MT Sinai resident and son Chris was an all american there, I am sure that had more to do with it.

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#58041 - 04/24/14 10:09 AM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Anonymous]  

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The problem is that the high school coaches are not showing up to evaluate. US lax has send tons of requests for evaluators. CR is the only one providing the evaluators. Unless non-YJ high school coaches step up, the problem will continue. Averyone should contact their AD at their school and demand that an evaluator be sent on their behalf. Also, it is a full Sunday afternoon. Unpaid. Most coaches are not that interested in giving up their free time.

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#58054 - 04/24/14 11:48 AM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Powderfinger]  

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will the tryout be closed again? I believe in the past that parents etc were told to drop off and leave.. I havent seen that "warning" this year

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#58057 - 04/24/14 12:15 PM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Anonymous]  

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Originally Posted by Anonymous
The problem is that the high school coaches are not showing up to evaluate. US lax has send tons of requests for evaluators. CR is the only one providing the evaluators. Unless non-YJ high school coaches step up, the problem will continue. Averyone should contact their AD at their school and demand that an evaluator be sent on their behalf. Also, it is a full Sunday afternoon. Unpaid. Most coaches are not that interested in giving up their free time.


Coaches are not wasting their time because CR has controlled this for so many years. LIMLF should bring in independent evaluators. Ones who's paychecks are not in conflict with their evaluations.

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#58065 - 04/24/14 12:59 PM Re: Schoolgirls Tournament/Tryout [Re: Anonymous]  

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No parents allowed at all! Not even the ones manning the Mount Sinai concession stand!!!!

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