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Training to return from May 25

Dear Members, The committee has met and discussed the possibility of returning to training with the recent easing of COVID-19 related restrictions. I am pleased to announce that the committee has come up with a plan that will allow us to resume training, whilst at the same time adhere to the government’s restrictions. Please […]

FLC response to COVID-19 pandemic

March 25, 2020 Hello Footscray Lacrosse Club members and family, This is an unprecedented time that we are all facing. An issue that is not limited to our community but to every community in the world. The Coronavirus Pandemic has presented and will present many more challenges to all of […]

Now recruiting for the 2019 season

Footscray Lacrosse Club is on the lookout for the superstars of tomorrow. We are looking for boys and girls to join our already strong junior programs from under 11’s right up to under 17’s. Lacrosse is one of the quickest growing sports and is a great game to keep your […]

Around the Grounds Issue 2 2018

Around the Grounds Issue 2 2018 Another big week of lax at the kennel this past week with our two under 11 boys team kicking of the weekend. The under 11 White team played a determined Williamstown Cities side and unfortunately led for most of the day but fell short […]

Around the Grounds- Issue 1 2018

What a weekend it was with all of our teams in action. The weekend got underway Saturday with the next generation of our club kicking off their season and many playing their first game of lacrosse. The under 11 boys Footscray Green team played Altona and put up a spirited […]

Senior Men and Women Coaching Positions Available

Footscray Lacrosse Club are currently seeking expressions of interest for our Men’s and Women’s State League, Division 1 and A Grade coaching roles. Expressions of interest should be emailed through to club secretary Aly Walsh at secretary@footscraylacrosseclub.com.au by close of business on Friday 17th of November. For further information on […]

Spring Under 11’s Lacrosse!!!

Footscray Lacrosse Club will be hosting an off season under 11s boys and girls lacrosse tournament and training sessions for all kids aged 11 and below. Location: Yarraville Glory Football Club Dates: Monday 23rd of October and each following Monday for 6 weeks Time: 5-6.30pm. There is no cost involved and for […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

Men’s Divisions The under 11s played another scratch match this past weekend to get ready for their highly anticipated matchup versus the parents. We expect this one to be a hotly contested matchup with plenty of fun to be had by all. The club will provide sticks for the parents […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

The under 11s this weekend played a scratch match against themselves on Saturday morning.  The teams will continue to train on during the week for the next two weeks having another scratch match this coming Saturday August 26, 2017 at Angliss Reserve 1 and then the much anticipated parents v […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

Men’s Divisions This past weekend all three of our under 11 teams played in the second lightning carnival.  Each of our three teams were in different divisions.  The green team was in the crocodile’s division.  The green team had a great day at the tournament winning 2 out of their […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

Men’s Divisions This past weekend all three of our under 11 teams were back in action at home.  Our Green team played a good Altona side that played a very good game.  The team came up short of the victory falling 13-8.  The leading point scorers on the day were […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

Men’s Divisions This past weekend all three of our under 11 teams were back in action.  The Green team took on a solid Williamstown Deacon team and played a tough game.  The final score of the game was 10-7 in favor of Williamstown Deacon.  The point leaders on the day […]

Maverick Challenge Recap

Footscray Lacrosse Club had a strong showing this past week at the 2017 ALA Maverick Challenge. There were six players that participated in the tournament, five with the Australian National team and Jordan Germershausen with the USA All-star team as well as Max Madonia who was the assistant coach for the […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

Men’s Divisions All three of our under 11 teams played this weekend with our Green team taking on Williamstown and unfortunately going down by a score of 17-7.  The team played very hard and gave their best effort behind the leading scorer of the day Harrison Lester who had 3 […]

Around the Grounds- Weekly Results

Men’s Divisions All three of our under 11 teams played this weekend with our Green team taking on Altona and earning a very hard fought win over them with a final score of 12-10.  Leading the team in scoring for the day was Samuel Tonelli and leading the team in […]

Dogs young gun Peter Kwas scoops national MVP

Footscray wunderkind Peter Kwas was an integral cog for Victoria as it stormed to back-to-back Australian Lacrosse Association men’s national titles. The left-handed midfielder took out MVP honours and was named in the all star team after scintillating performances for the Big V in Adelaide. Footscray president Tim Lane says […]

Footscray Lacrosse fill the senior state teams!

Jamie First, Maribyrnong Leader June 1, 2017 2:20pm FOOTSCRAY players are shooting for success at the national lacrosse championship after scooping up nearly a third of the spots on the Victorian senior men’s and women’s squads. Miles Blair, Jeff Melsopp, Peter Kwas, James Lawerson and Chris Plumb, along with Abbie […]

Pavilion Grand Opening Weekend

Its going to be a big weekend at FLC this Saturday 22nd of April and Sunday 23rd of April with all junior and Senior games scheduled at Angliss Reserve to mark the official opening of our new club rooms and facilities. The Maribyrnong Council will be doing an official opening […]

Become an Official!

Officiating is a fun and exciting way to become involved with lacrosse.  It’s a great way to keep fit, and you will have the best view of the action! Receive your accreditation by achieving a score of at least 60% on the relevant online test. Accreditation lasts for two years […]

Junior Registration & Bring a Friend Nights

BRING A FRIEND & REGISTRATION NIGHTS FLC will be hosting two registration and bring a friend nights on Tuesday 4th & Thursday 20th of April from 5 pm onward. Both nights will be hosted at Angliss Reserve (Yarraville) and we will be hosting these events at our brand new clubrooms, from 5pm onwards! There will be past and present Australian representatives on hand […]

FLC women in the Herald Sun

It was great to see two of our senior Australian team representatives Sarah Mollison and Abbie Burgess in the Herald sun talking about keeping women involved in playing sport, special thanks to Ally Walsh for organising the article. Read the full article below. Vicsport chairwoman calls for women to keep playing […]

FLC at the Seddon Festival

The sun was out and it was a beautiful day at the Seddon Festival. As a club we are so proud to be involved in such great community events like this and look forward to doing it again next year. It was great to see so many people at our […]

FLC a big hit at Yarraville Festival

Hundreds of locals have packed the streets of Yarraville for the annual Yarraville Festival. As a gloomy Melbourne Sunday morning cast doubts over the day, there were still a brave few who took on the cold to see what Yarraville had to offer. An array of local stalls filled the […]

Abbie Burgess stars on ABC 774

Footscray and Australian midfielder Abbie Burgess featured on ABC 774’s morning program, discussing all thing Footscray, lacrosse and her journey to the world cup and world games in June. Find her interview here: https://soundcloud.com/user-928203640/di-abbie-burgess-iv

Four Bulldogs selected for ASPAC tournament

Four Footscray players have been named to the Under 23 Australian ASPAC teams. Eliza Morgan and Stephanie Kelly are the only Victorians in the women’s side, while Lucas Parsons Quintiao joins Xavier Fiorentini in the men’s side.  The teams will first compete in the 2017 JLA Friendship Games in Japan, […]

Angliss Reserve clubroom redevelopment complete

The overhaul of the Angliss Reserve clubrooms has been complete after a season of works. The new clubrooms come complete with new change rooms, kitchen and a revitalised look for all members to enjoy. The club is excited for the season ahead with these new facilities.