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NCAA Hockey (PSU vs. Princeton)

 

NCAA Hockey Game - (Penn State vs. Princeton)

December 15, 7:30pm at the Wells Fargo center. 

We have a Private Club Box (#14) reserved for the Wissahickon Boys and Girls Lacrosse teams with a dedicated Wait Staff and Refreshment Bar, Private Mens and Womens restrooms.  Holds 121 seats.  Cost is $30.00 per tickets for family and friends.  email steven.lehman@wfadvisors.com and you can pick them up at one of the open turf nights this fall, Checks made payable to WALAP.

 


Coaches Meeting - Wednesday November 14

Coaches Meeting for 2019 Season

For Parents & Players

When: Wednesday, November 14, at 6:30pm, Open Turf Practice to immediately follow...

Location: Upper Cafeteria, WHS (across from Audion)

Topics

What to expect for 2019 Season

What you can do to prepare for tryouts

Practice and Game Schedule

WHS Athletic Department Team Rules

 

 


Communication Is Very Important - Here is How We Do It!!!

 

HUDL

HUDL is the coach’s primary communication method with our student athletes.

  1. Accept Invite in School Email Account  @wsdweb.org
  2. Download Hudl App on Smart Phone
  3. Enable Pop - Ups through the app

HUDL allows college coaches the ability to get up-to-date player info and highlight videos in one place. Please take the time to keep this information accurate & current.  Opponent Scouting videos will also be available through this site.  

 IMPORTANT:  Per District rules No Student is to have direct ‘social media’ or text / phone contact with one of the coaches.  The coaches will use the following to communicate directly

 

Other Important Communication Methods

  1. Remind Text Message App – Player and Parent Run
    • WHS LAX Players: To sign Up: Text  @whslaxplyr  to  81010   or on smartphone browser go to rmd.at/whslaxplyr and follow instructions.

 

    • WHS LAX Parents: To sign up:  Text  @whslaxprnt  to  81010  or on smartphone browser go to rmd.at/whslaxprnt and follow instructions.

 

 

  1. Email Distribution - Parent Run: On right side of our website page 'click' on "Subscribe to our Newsletter" and join the WHS Boys Lacrosse group
  2. Twitter:  follow us on twitter @wisslaxboys .
  3. Instagram:  follow us on Instagram @wissboyslax 

 


2018 Fall Lacrosse Program

 1.      Fall Turf - 7-9pm, Dates: Sept 19, Oct. 3, Thurs Oct 11 (7-8pm) , 17 &24, Thurs Nov. 1, Nov. 7& 14 (changes will be communicated to students via HUDL app)

 2.       Upper Dublin Fall League (bring check payable to WALAP for $30) - Please arrive a half hour early...

 

Week

Field

Home Team

 

Away Team

 

Game Time

Sept 16th

Upper Turf

Holy Ghost

 

Wissahickon

 

10:30am

Sept 23rd

Upper Turf

Hatboro-Horsham

 

Wissahickon

 

10:30am

Sept 30th

Lower Turf

Pennsbury

 

Wissahickon

 

10am

Oct 7th

BYE

BYE WEEK

 

BYE WEEK

 

BYE

Oct 14th

Upper Turf

Pennridge

 

Wissahickon

 

9:30am

Oct 21st

Lower Turf

Springfield

 

Wissahickon

 

9am

Oct 28th

Upper Turf

Wissahickon

 

CB South White

 

11:30am

 

 The following players responded that they wanted to commit to attending:

Goalies: Pfeiffer & Shea (Kane and Lawson - reserves)

Long Poles - Reichard, Pearson, Ott, Licata, Dougherty, Smith, Schank, Fonash, Brown

Short Sticks - Williams, Lehman, Licata, Malott, Baim, Myers, Brown, Glass, Jordan, Michaels, Carey, Baker, Wolfe, Lynagh, Keller, Ryan

3.  Fall Tournament – November 10 at Haverford High. Schedule to be released soon

4. Tuesday / Thursday Morning Wall Ball - Starts 9/18 on Tennis Courts at 6:50am, bring stick and gloves if you wish.  If it is raining it is automatically cancelled.

5. Paint Ball - November 18, Go to this website to Register (Capped at 40 players) https://www.pocolocopaintball.com/book-now

*** Use Group Name:  Wissahickon Lacrosse Team

*** Game Time 9:45am , not check box of group organizer, Pay and you are registered

 5. NCAA Hockey Game - (Penn State vs. Princeton) December 15, 7:30pm at the Wells Fargo center. We have a Private Club Box (#14) reserved for the Wissahickon Boys and Girls Lacrosse teams with a dedicated Wait Staff and Refreshment Bar, Private Mens and Womens restrooms.  Holds 121 seats.  Cost is $30.00 per tickets for family and friends.  email steven.lehman@wfadvisors.com and you can pick them up at one of the open turf nights this fall, Checks made payable to WALAP.

 

 

 

 


Offseason Workout Ideas

Every Position on the 2019 WHS Lacrosse Team is Open Competition 

For those looking to get better here are some ideas

Paul Rabil Offseason Shooting Workouts

1.      

Invest in a case of Balls:    www.lacrosseballstore.com or www.lacrosseballsdirect.com

Wall Ball Routine:  https://www.uslacrosse.org/sites/default/files/public/documents/coaches/drills/mens/steps-to-success.pdf


2018 WHS Lacrosse Golf Outing Recap

 

Thank you to all our Volunteers, Sponsors and Golfers to making this year’s Golf Outing a tremendous success.  Take a look here for a picture recap of the event:  https://www.snapfish.com/photo-gift/share?via=link&token=De34tmhZsr-GqdbDeb99UQ/AUS/27948100699070/SNAPFISH


Winning Team (-14): Matt Conway, Jimmy Sinnott, Eric Farris, Joe Mirabile

2nd Place Team (-11): Dan Layfield, Matt Repko, Luke Wiles, Bill Myers

Longest Drive: Luke Wiles

Closest to the Pin: Bill Mayo


A special Thanks to Mark Michaels for once again single handedly organizing the golf outing, putting together the raffle baskets, and taking full responsibility for the outing's success.

Thanks to our Volunteers:  Joyce Fritz, Mandy Myers, Carole Pearson, Tiffany Lehman, Peter Carey, Kim Ott & Nicole Intrieri.  Without them we would have be lost and thirsty….


Thanks to our Sponsors:

Course Sponsor: Wells Fargo Advisors

Beer Cart Sponsor: Rotary Club of Ambler

Lunch Sponsor: Be Your Best Lacrosse

Signage Sponsor: Fast Signs of Willow Grove

Putting Contest Sponsor: Mallot Family

Dinner Sponsor: Wharton Hill Advisors

Raffle Prize Sponsor:  Wisslax Boys


Hole Sponsors:

Liberty Jobs, Harry’s Taproom, Tompkins Vist Bank Insurance, Fast Twitch Training, LaxZone, MaGerks, Glanzman Subaru, Nasuti & Miller Law, Tabakin Wolfe LLP, Bandits Lacrosse, The Greene Turtle - North Wales, Premier Payments, Connoley Landscaping, Steve Schivick, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Hatboro Dental, Glass Family, Hanlon Creative, Urban Funeral Homes, Utis + Tokasz Orthodontics, Del Rossi Family, Seravalli Inc, The Run Around, Panache Wood Fire Grill, Kyle Jamaitis, Shaeff Myers Funeral Home, McCarthy & Company PC, Maro’s Floor Covering, Bayspan Wealth Group

Keep on the lookout for a Hold the Date for the 2019 Golf Outing, we are evaluating a change of venue and if anyone would like to help Mark in planning next years event please reach out to him mark.r.michaels42@gmail.com


Wissahickon Athletics Team Rules

The Wissahickon Athletic Department has standardized the "Team Rules" to be consistent and apply to all sports teams at Wissahickon High School. We will be following the 3 Strike Policy recommended by the Athletics Departments. 

Excused absences are generally in one of the 3 categories:

  1. Grade Bearing Academic Reasons (tests, classes or field trips - must be related to recieviing a grade)
  2. Religious Reasons / Holidays
  3. Family Emergencies / Funerals, etc.

All other reasons for missing a practice or game are considered unexcused.

Please Click on this site to access the Wissahickon Athletics Department Rules:    https://wissahickonathletics.org/main/filesLinks/