Ryquin has offered a variety of opportunities over the years from U9, U13, U15, U17, U19, Mens level and
Girls lacrosse teams, camps/clinics and tournaments. Ryquin continues into its third season of a U9 boys
The Wicked Owls were the first Sacramento based U9 team. It is comprised of boys and girls under the
age of 9 (as of August 31, 2015) who love lacrosse and/or want to experience the rush and fun of playing
lacrosse for the first time this spring. If you are 9/10 years old and never played, please contact us
directly about playing.
LEVEL OF PLAY
- No experience needed, just a desire to learn and play hard in the "Fastest growing sport on two
- Learning the fundamentals, skills and understanding of the sport of lacrosse. The players will also
be provided a fun opportunity to run around and work on their hand-eye coordination. Players will
receive individual and group trainings through each practice to help them grow as a player and as a
- The Wicked Owls will be coached by Steve "Coach Mac" McLaughlin (Coach's Bio). He has a
passion to grow the sport properly and instill valuable life lessons of what it is like to play on and for
a team. Throughout the season guest lacrosse players will be invited to help assist in practice,
including current and former college players, local high school players and other regional coaches.
- Two practices a week leading up to the start of game season in April.
- Minimum once a week practice once game season starts.
- Practices will be at Cresta Park and TBA
GAMES & TRAVELING
- Before daylight savings: Sundays 3:30pm - 5:00pm
- After daylight savings: Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30pm - 7:00pm
- Some travel will be involved, but we are making every effort to keep our games as local as
- Majority of games will be Friday evenings. Our hope is that through thoughtful scheduling our
players will not have to choose between Spring sports. However, there may be times when conflicts
arise. Please do your best to attend as many games and practices as possible, and communicate
with the Coaches and Admin in advance of such conflicts.
- Full lacrosse equipment: Helmet, Shoulder Pads, Elbow Pads, Gloves, Stick, Cleats (soccer or
football cleats acceptable), Protective Cup and Mouthguard. White helmets.
- Starter kits are available for purchase at lacrosse Fanatic. Tell them you are with Ryquin for
the special kit pricing.
- Player will need: A helmet, shoulder pads, elbow pads, gloves and a stick
- US Lacrosse Insurance Membership (annually/mandatory) $25 (as of 2015)
- Click here to register www.uslacrosse.org Required by all lacrosse organizations and not
specific to Ryquin.
- Uniform Deposit $50 (Refunded in May) Payment is to be received by the first practice of the
season. Checks payable to Ryquin LLC or paid at time of registration.