Birth Years: 9/1/1999 to 8/31/2003
Required Equipment for 14U: Helmet (sport-specific) in Solid White or Solid Grey, Standard Lacrosse Stick measuring 40-42 inches for attackmen and midfielders and 52-72 inches for defensemen, Arm Pads (or Arm Guards), Gloves, Shoulder Pads, Mouth Guard and Athletic Cup
In Spring 2018, Empire will offer one Junior Varsity boys team. The JV roster is listed below and will be fluid with the Varsity roster.
The JV team will practice alongside the Varsity team at Memorial Stadium (address: 30 Buchanan Avenue. Asheville, NC 28801) on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons from 5:00pm – 6:45pm. The first practice begins Monday, February 12, 2018.
Varsity/JV schedules are listed below. Please check this page often for schedule changes. Due to the nature of the sport and limited opportunities in our area, travel for all divisions/teams is required.
Fee Schedule (all fees include required membership to US Lacrosse):
Varsity/JV: $299 per player (payment plans are offered) *
* We offer family discounts for two or more siblings.
Unlike other rec sports programs in our area, our coaches are not volunteers, rather, they are skilled and certified lacrosse coaches using a curriculum designed by our well-qualified and experienced head coaches.
Jake DiSabatino, Head Coach
Coach Jake DiSabatino was born and raised in Pennsylvania. He played many sports but played club lacrosse throughout his youth and high school. Coach Jake graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He moved to Asheville in 2013 and works for Trane. Coach Jake plays on the Asheville Men’s Lacrosse Club as a defenseman. With his 15 years of lacrosse experience, he wants to give back by teaching the kids the game of lacrosse and play it with good sportsmanship, hustle and teamwork. Coach Jake has been an Asheville Empire coach for four years and this his his first year at the High School level.
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