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NBR LAX Trophies - update
Please know that your kids can pick up their trophies on Friday 6/9 between 11 AM - 2 PM and 5:30 Pm - 8:30 PM. If you are unable to make those times, please email Stephanie for other arrangements. Please see email blast for exact details.
If you cannot make it to the Neville's residence today, you can pick up your trophy from the North Brunswick Rec Dept next week at the address below:
710 Hermann Road
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Please call 732 247 0922 ext 475 to make arrangements.
End of season party cancelled
Due to unforeseen circumstances, our end of season party has been cancelled. Arrangements will be made to get the kids their trophies. If you have any questions, please contact Sean Gaither.
Thanks for an awesome season. See you next year!
Practice, Game and Robbinsville Shootout
Just a reminder that we have our last two practices and . we will play at Edison at for the 2/3/4 graders, for 5/6 graders, and for 7/8 graders. Field is located at 340 Central Avenue, Edison. Please arrive a half hour prior to the start of the game.
I have attached the schedule for and a Map of the field areas. We will set up a North Brunswick tent area at the corner of Field 3 and the First Aid tent. Please bring foldable chairs and a tent if you so desire. The 2/3/4 are scheduled for 2 games while the 5/6, 7/8 are scheduled for 4 games each. It is going to be a long day so please bring plenty of food, and water. We have been able to purchase food in the past, but it is better to be safe than sorry. Please let the coaches know your availability for this weekend. It is important for us to see if we will have enough players to make it through the day. If you have any questions, please see coach Tim at practice or .
Game cancelled - 5/13/2017
Due to weather, today's game has been cancelled. We are working on rescheduling this game for next week.
Happy Mother's Day and stay dry.
Change in Saturday's game location
Please be aware that there is a change in location for Saturday's game versus Edison. The game will now be home at Sabella. The times are the same.
We would like to remind everyone to please let us know as soon as possible if your child is not going to make any of the remaining games. We are aware of some First Holy Communion Ceremonies this coming weekend and already know that a few kids will not be able to make it. Even if you are using the TeamSnap app and marking your child as unavailable, please also send an email to me, along with your kids team so that I can forward the message on to the coaches. Below are the remaining games:
home vs Old Bridge
away vs. Edison (340 Central Ave, Edison, NJ 08817)
- Robbinsville Shootout
game schedules are still being worked out.
Also remember that all 4th graders are welcome to play with the 5/6 team and all 6th graders are welcome to play with the 7/8 team. If you cannot make any of these times, please let us know as soon as possible
Upcoming confirmed games and practices - Week of 5/08/2017
Please see below for this weeks practice and game schedule.
Tuesday 5/09 practice at
Letter from league President
Game cancelled - 5/05/2017
Due to the weather, game (5/05/2017) versus Monroe has been cancelled.
Upcoming confirmed games and practices - Week of 5/01/2017
Please see below for this weeks practice and game schedule.
260 Meadowbrook Road
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
RU vs Ohio LAX Game
NBR LAX club at the RU vs Ohio LAX game. RU wins in OT to beat #4 Ohio! Great game!
Rutgers vs. Ohio Lax Game - 4/29/2017
I have the tickets for those of you that gave me money. We will be there around 11 am for the noon game. We can all meet at Gate "B" and I will give you your tickets. If anyone else would still like to go to the game, you can purchase tickets at the game.
Best place to park if you have never gone to a RU event is the Scarlet Lot (off Sutphen Road), which is closest to the stadium has plenty of parking for a LAX game. If you arrive at the gate and I'm not there, just give me a call on my cellphone (found in email). It's going to be a great day for a LAX Game!! See you there...
Upcoming confirmed game - 5/06/2017
Please know that we have another confirmed game onat home versus East Windsor. The time are below:
East Windsor will not be able to field a 5/6 team. Any 6th graders that wants to play up with the 7/8 team, you are more than welcome.
Practice cancelled - 4/25/2017
Due to the weather,practice has been cancelled. Also we are working on rescheduling the photographer for another date/time. Once that is rescheduled, we will let you all know.
Scheduled events for week of 4/23/2017
Below are the confirmed events for this week:
Team photos at sharp. Please arrive wearing your team uniform for the photo but also bring your practice gear as practice will be held immediately afterwards.
Away at South Brunswick:
Team photos - Tuesday 4/25 at 6 PM
The team photos are scheduled to be taken sharp. Please come dressed in your team uniform but bring your practice gear with you as practice will be held immediately after the photos.
NB Snack Shack
Now that the season is in full swing I would like to set up the snack tent like we did last year. I am asking for donations of items from the parents to sell at the tent during home games. The money made goes right to the end of season team picnic. Any items leftover I pass out to the kids at tournaments or we use for the end of season picnic. Items like individual chip bags, pretzels, waters, small Gatorade, cookies and candy or anything along those lines would be wonderful. Please drop your donation off to Coach Tim at practice. Hopefully we get enough it ems to set up the tent at our next home game. Your donation is much appreciated and please feel free to text the person mentioned in the email if you have any questions..
Practices during spring break
While there are no games scheduled during spring break, we are still holding practices for all teams on the following days:
There will be no practice on Thursday 4/20. The next game will be Thursday 4/27 at South Brunswick
Updated information for tomorrow's game 4/8
Sorry for the many emails and posts today. This should be the last one. For tomorrow's home game versus Allentown, the time for the 7/8 game has been moved to. So below is a summary of all the craziness that has gone on today:
game ( ) at East Windsor has been cancelled due to poor field conditions.
5/6 game ( ) has been cancelled because Allentown cannot field a complete 5/6 team.
2/3/4 game ( ) at home is at
7/8 game ( ) at home is now
Any 6th grader interested in playing in tomorrow's 7/8 game, is more than welcome.
If you cannot make the game, please let us know as soon as possible so that the coaches can make adjustments to their roster. Otherwise, please arrive 30 minutes ahead of game time.
Game cancelled - 4/7/2017 vs East Windsor
Due to the field conditions in East Windsor, all of games have been cancelled.
Saturday 4/8 - 5-6 game with Allentown cancelled
The 5/6 team game , , with Allentown has been cancelled since they cannot field a complete team. As of this email, the 2/3/4 and 7/8 games are still scheduled.
Please make sure you are at the field 30 minutes prior to your scheduled game time for all games. If you know that you cannot make a game, please let us know as soon as possible.
Practice cancelled - 4/6/2017
Practice , Thursday April 6 has been cancelled due to weather. We are still scheduled for our games in East Windsor
Upcoming confirmed games and practices
The following 3 games have been confirmed:
at East Windsor. They have two fields so games will be held as follows:
Their fields are located at: EWPAL Complex, 30 Airport Rd, East Windsor NJ, 08520
home versus Allentown
at South Brunswick
- Turf Field
- Turf Field
Games are at Rowland Park on 235 Broadway Rd, Cranbury, NJ 08512
Directions can be found at: http://www.sbpalsports.org/clubs/2708/pages/81991
In regards to practices during the spring break weeks, coaches will still be holding practice. If you cannot make it, please let us know.
Upcoming confirmed games - 4/4/2017 & 4/7/2017
Game cancelled - 4/1/2017
We are cancelling this morning's game vs Edison. The field needs a few hours to drain and unfortunately the field is soaked. Enjoy the weekend and we will see you
Tonight's game cancelled - 3/31/2017
Due to the weather, game has been cancelled. We are still watching the weather for scheduled game Vs Edison. As of this email, it is still scheduled as planned.
Rutgers men's lacrosse - 4/29/2017 at 12:00 PM
We are scheduling a trip to see the Rutgers men's lacrosse team (ranked #10) play Ohio State (ranked #6) on April 29th at 12:00 PM at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway. Tickets are $5.00 each. If you are interested, please see Sean Gaither at any of the games or practices coming up. The deadline to get Sean your payment is April 15th.
Upcoming confirmed games
Our first 3 games have been confirmed and are listed below. Have your child arrive 30 minutes prior to game time and check in with their coach. Please make sure your child has all their equipment needed, including water. If your child cannot make the game, let us know as soon as possible so that the coach can make adjustments to their roster.
Home vs Princeton
Team 2/3/4 @
Team 5/6 @
Team 7/8 @
Home vs Edison
Team 2/3/4 @
Team 5/6 @
Home vs S. Brunswick
Team 2/3/4 @
Team 5/6 @
Team 7/8 @
Please keep an eye on your email and our webpage calendar for further updates.
Practice canceled - 3/28/2017
Practice for , Tuesday March 28th, will be cancelled. We will see you on
NBR LAX uniforms
If you purchased a uniform for your child for the 2017 spring season, they will be shipped to your home address. You should receive your uniform by . If you do not receive your uniform by , please contact Sean Gaither
Lacrosse Practice is on for 3/21/2017
Just to let you all know, there will be practice tonight, 3/21/2017.
Lacrosse Practice - 3/16/2017
Practice for today, 3/16/2017, has been canceled due to field conditions.
NB Spirit Wear Store Closes Tomorrow
The NB spirit wear store closes . Last chance to get your orders in. There are a couple new items, pink shirts for ladies and girls and another sweatshirt option. Follow the link below to browse the items and place your orders. Any questions feel free to text or email the person mentioned in the email blast.
Car Magnets for sale at practice $5.00 each, see Coach Tim
Snack tent reminder... You may start bringing donations to practice for the snack tent. All proceeds go to the end of season team party. Any items left over are brought to the tournaments for the team. Items like water, gatorade, chips bags, cookies, and candy are greatly appreciated.
Lacrosse Practice - 3/14/2017
Due to the State of Emergency, Lacrosse Practice for has been cancelled. We will keep you posted about practice. Enjoy the snow!
NB Spirit Wear coupon ends tomorrow
The NB store will be open until next Friday but the coupon code 10AGAIN is only good till 3/10. If you would like to order I encourage you to do so by tomorrow to get that extra 10% off. Also there are a couple new items on there so please take a look. I've added pink t 's for the ladies and girls and an additional option for the sweatshirt. Thank you and any question feel free to text or email the name sent out in the blast.
NB Spirit Wear
Hi North Brunswick Families,
The season is about to start and I know I am looking forward to it. The Spirit Wear shop will be opening up and will stay open for 2 weeks, closing on 3/16. After the close of the store it takes about 3 weeks for the items to arrive. Follow the link below to view and order items. Everything will be shipped right to you. Size charts are listed in the item description and I have found the Under Armour items are pretty true to size, the Badger items in my opinion run a little big but please go by the size charts and order what you think is best. There are no returns or exchanges. Please use 10AGAIN at checkout for 10% off. Please know that the coupon code is only valid until March 10th.
*There are items that you can personalize for an additional fee. You can do name, number or both but please be aware it will be on the upper left arm with name over number in block letters.
*Car magnet are also available to purchase for $5.00, see Coach Tim or myself. Please see image below:
*I also will be setting up the snack tent again this year for home games. If you could donate an items such as chips, cookies, Gatorade, water, and candy it would be very much appreciated. Those items can be given to Coach Tim at practice.
Dick's Sporting Goods Appreciation Day This Saturday
Dick's Sporting Goods Appreciation Day for the North Brunswick Youth Lacrosse Club is coming up at the East Brunswick store. Parents, families, coaches and friends will receive a flat discount of 20% off your entire purchase on the event day. So this includes all lacrosse equipment as well as anything else they purchase in the store (some exclusions will apply). Just print out the flyer sent with the blast and bring it with you for the discount.
Upcoming 2017 NBRLAX season
Please know that we are starting to schedule practices and games for the upcoming 2017 Spring season. All dates will be added to our webpage calendar, not the Facebook group calendar. Please find the registration flyer that went out with the email blast, if you haven't signed up for the Spring season yet. Also, please make sure your child as a US Lacrosse membership.
First practice is scheduledat Sabella Park from .The first game is tentatively scheduled for .
Games will be scheduled on either anight or . Please keep open as we are trying to schedule the annual LAX end of season family picnic.
For those who are new to our team, please visit the below sites for more information:
If you have any questions, please let us know.
Indoor session - Tuesday Feb 14th 2017
NB Swag Gear - Store closes 2/6
Just a reminder that the NB swag store will be closing in 3 days....Closes 2/6....Get your orders in...any questions email or text the Steph..Thanks
Dick's Sporting Goods Appreciation Discount Event
LAX Parents meeting - Change in location
The location for the LAX parents meeting is being changed to the North Brunswick Township Municipal Complex at 710 Hermann Road, North Brunswick. The meeting will be held in the court room and will begin at 6:00 PM.
NBR LAX 2017 Meeting - update
The admins have scheduled a meeting to discuss the upcoming 2017 spring season and everyone is invited. On Friday, Jan 27th 6 PM at the East Franklin Volunteer Fire Dept located at 121 Pine Grove Avenue, Somerset NJ 08873. Below are some of the topics that will be discussed:
- Our programs make-up (i.e. Admin, Coaching Staff, Volunteers)
- Meet and greet the coaches for this spring season
- Update everyone on the spring season schedule
- We also need someone to take over the team scheduling duties for George next year.
- Go over some of the things that we are planning for this season (i.e. Family Picnic, Players Pictures Day, Swag Gear).
- Some new changes to the league (Central Jersey Youth Lacrosse League) which we are members.
- And hopefully have a representative from the Rec. Dept. there to answer any questions that new parents to the program may have.
If you have any questions, please reach out to Sean via email or cell phone.
NB Spirit Wear - update
We have just been informed that the company doing our spirit wear is having a 10% price increase effective 1/19. They have given me a coupon code to use to offset the increase in our orders. Please use the coupon code which was sent in the email blast. The coupon is valid 1/19-2/15
NB Store will be open for business starting 1/16/2017
Car magnets have been ordered and should arrive the end of this week. They will be for sale at practice for $5.00 per magnet. See Coach Tim.
Also the "Snack Tent" went over well last year so I would like to do that again so we can offer light snacks and drinks at the games. As we get closer to to the start of games I will send out email requesting donations.
Thank you and let's have a great season!
NBR LAX 2017 Meeting
Our league admins would like to offer up a meeting with all the parents to discuss the future of the NBR LAX league. 2 possible dates are January 27th or January 29th. The location is TBD but it would be somewhere local to North Brunswick. Sean is asking that people email him directly if they can or cannot attend and what date would be better for them. Please email Sean directly.
Update to Winter sessions
Please know that the Thursday night winter sessions will not be held. We will only be keeping the Tuesday night session. Also, if you have any questions regarding equipment or uniforms, please contact Sean.
Uniform ordering webpage
To those who need to order a uniform for the spring season, please use the link below:
If you need to know what size your child is or what numbers are available, please come down to the fitting session next weekend, Jan 14th at the Sabella Park clubhouse from 9 AM to 12 PM.
If you have any questions, please contact Sean Gaither.
NB Spirit Wear
The lacrosse season is about to start. This year we are using a different vendor for spirit wear and almost all of our items are Under Armour, so quality will not be an issue. The store is all online and you can shop, customize and purchase. Items are shipped right to you. The store will be open for purchases 1/16/17 and will close 2/6/17. Items should arrive the week of 3/6/17. We will reopen the store for a second run the beginning of March for two weeks but keep in mind those orders will not be received before our first game. The store is up and available for you to view and pick what you may like. The only item we suggest purchasing for the players is the white shooter shirt to wear under their uniforms. The webpage calls the shooter shirt a "Locker" tee. Follow the link below to view the site and we will email you when the store opens.
I am also working on getting car magnets so I will keep you posted.
Any questions feel free to contact the person mentioned in the email blast.
Update to the Winter sessions starting in January
We've been informed that you need to register with North Brunswick Rec for this Winter session. Please use the link below to register for this session. It will be required to also send in a photo so the town can create a photo ID for your child. It's a $10 fee. The program codes needed on the registration form can be found in the PDF file that went out with the email.
With this information, the start date for the winter session has been changed. It is now Jan 10th. Not Jan 3rd as previously communicated.
Also, please make sure you sign up for a US Lacrosse membership, if you have not done so already. There are many reason to have this membership but most importantly, there is a small amount of insurance coverage from this membership. Please see the link below for the membership link.