Eli Lacrosse is New Haven, Connecticut�s youth lacrosse program. The club fields youth teams for boys between 8 and 15 years old for play in the CONNY Lacrosse League.

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Hello Eli New Haven Youth Lacrosse Parents and Players!!!



Your Coaching Crew is BACK: Led by Kiernan Griffin

and Ty Hong feat. Matt Gozzi.


The quality coaching you have come to expect from Eli New Haven Youth Lacrosse!


Practices for both squads:


MON WED (5:30-7:00PM); SAT (11:00AM-1:00PM)

2021 Location:   Bailey Middle School West Haven  

                             106 Morgan Ln 

                             West Haven, Connecticut, 06516


Juniors this year are officially listed with CONNY as

West Haven 5/6 U12.


Seniors this year are listed as Eli Senior Boys 14U - GAME: home SAT MAY 8 - 3:30 West Haven High School vs Clinton - arrive by 2:45PM


If you are not registered (WHY NOT???)

SIGN UP with the REGISTER NOW button in upper right corner! 

Financial aid and scholarships available upon request.

REMEMBER to Recruit your friends!




Andrew, Kiernan, Matt M, Ty and Matt G

Eli New Haven Youth Lacrosse


Go ELI!!!


Eli Youth Lacrosse Covid 19 Mitigation plan

1) Communication to Coaches, Parents & Players: A document with these points should be emailed to all staff, players (if appropriate), and parents/guardians prior to participation in the first practice outlining what our program is doing to comply with state and local guidelines, and to keep all of the players, coaches and parents safe while participating in any practices.. In addition, this document will be posted on the sports organization’s website and any applicable social media.

2)Waiver / Release: two waiver form will be provided during completion of registration/payment.  1) Us Lacrosse Waiver/release with COVID-19 language form must be signed by all parents and players, team staff including coaches and volunteers prior to participation.

3) Players and Coaches: To participate or attend, organizers should ensure that participants, volunteers, and coaches must show no signs or symptoms of COVID-19. Current list of symptoms is available here

4) High Risk Population: Players, coaches, volunteers, parents/guardians in high risk categories should not participate or attend organized sports activities. List of high-risk categories available here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-at-higherrisk.html

5) Stay Home When Appropriate: Players, staff, parents/guardians, and spectators should stay home when they are showing signs of COVID-19, have a temperature, or have had close contact with a person with COVID-19.

6) If COVID Symptoms Exhibited: If a staff member, player, parent/guardian, or spectator exhibits symptoms during a practice, they should immediately be separated and sent home or to a health care facility depending on the severity of the symptoms. They should not be allowed to return to activity until they have met the CDC criteria for discontinuing home isolation.

7) Quarantine Requirements:  participants should not be allowed to engage in athletic activities until at least 14 days after their quarantine period begins.  See CIAC guidance for further details.

9) Outdoor Face Coverings - Coaches: Coaches and staff are required to wear a face mask or cloth face.  Players:  are required to wear a face mask when not actively competing.  (Following CIAC/DPH guidelines)

10) Parents/Spectators: All parents and spectators must wear a mask.  Spectators will be limited and must ensure social distancing between families on the sidelines or other observation areas. One warning will be provided – additional notifications could result in canceling the event.

11) No Contact: No Handshake Policy: Athletes should be discouraged from high fives, fist bumps or other social contact during practice.

12) Personal Hygiene: Staff, players, parents/guardians, and spectators should practice proper hygiene, wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, use hand sanitizer (at least 60% alcohol), abstain from touching their face (mouth, nose or eyes), refrain from spitting, and cover their cough or sneeze with a tissue and throw tissue in the trash. In addition as a back up, players and staff should carry their own hand sanitizer. League will provide sanitizer to all coaches to have on sidelines.

13) Player Equipment: Players should dress in their equipment before coming to the field and remove equipment at their vehicle to avoid players congregating as the dress and undress.

14) Shared Equipment: The use of team provided equipment should be limited to the greatest extent possible and should be disinfected between each use if possible. Balls should be disinfected whenever possible and an adequate supply should be kept on hand. Coaches will be responsible for placing and picking up all cones. 

16) Sidelines:  Cones/markers will be used to help maintain proper social distancing on the sidelines

17)  Pregame / Postgame: based on CIAC recommendations


i. No equipment inspections prior to the game – Goalkeepers (new NOCSAE guideline) or field players.

ii. Masks for coaches and officials during coach meetings/certification.

iii. No line up. Coaches to relay information to their teams.

iv. No meeting with faceoff players (if performed).

v. Meeting with Captains: One captain for each team, official wears a mask, captains stay apart, official shows coin result to each captain.

vi. Officials must wear a mask when instructing table personnel. Table personnel must wear a mask.

vii. Minimize table personnel – official scorer and timekeeper, visiting team personnel should be at their team bench and not at the table. Extend the table if needed.

viii. Team bench areas should be more clearly marked to remind players of proper location.


i. No handshakes.

ii. Teams stay in their team areas, no running onto the field for pile-on celebrations.

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