The Jr. Wildkits Lacrosse program run by Evanston Youth Lacrosse Association (�EYLA�) has been formed for the purpose of strengthening youth lacrosse for boys and girls in Evanston, IL by (1) creating a communication channel between national lacrosse orga

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Lacrosse equipment: Boys Lacrosse requires generic athletic items: mouthguard, athletic supporter with cup, football or soccer style field cleats (not metal), as well as unique Lacrosse equipment: helmet, shoulder pads, arm pads, and gloves.  Hockey shoulder and arm pads may be used, hockey gloves are safe enough, but may not be flexible enough.  Hockey Helmets are permitted only for U-9 and younger.

 Equipment will be required for the first practice.

New equipment can be purchased from these recommended retailers

(in order of geographical closeness, all are lacrosse-knowledgeable/experienced):

  • Wilmette Bike Shop 605 Green Bay Road, Wilmette  847-251-1404
  • The Lax Shop 1216 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago   773-525-1600
  • All major sporting goods locations such as Dicks Sporting Goods and Sports Authority

Used equipment:

     Play it Again Sports Evanston  1908 Dempster St Unit C. Evanston  847-866-1733