Rockaway Lacrosse Day
On Saturday, March 22, Far Rockaway High School will host Lacrosse Day Carnival, which starts at 12 p.m., and all are welcome to attend. J.P. Morgan Chase, the Rockaway Sports Association, the NYPD Lacrosse team, St. John’s University Sports Management Club and B.O.S.S.-The Brotherhood of Subway Sandwiches, sponsor the event.
Boys and girls from the ages of 10-14 will learn about the game and participate in workouts. The Urban Patriots team, which was formerly knows as the Far Rock Huskers, will be holding registration for boys and girls 10-14. The team will hold regular season practices at Far Rockaway high School or Beach Channel High School. The team will face opponents from within the city and in other cities.
Contests will be held during the event, which include Skills Drill and Scoring contest to win one of two new bicycles. Refreshments will also be served from 12-12:30 p.m. for the first 50 youth participants. Rain date will be held on March 29.