Invitational Sports: Men's & Women's Lacrosse Coaches Corner

Invitational Sports: Men's & Women's Lacrosse Coaches Corner

Lacrosse Coaches Corner


Timeline to Championship Status: Year 1;

AUG 2015

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JAN 2016

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August-October Invitational Site Selection           Beginning of NAIA Season  Invitational Qualifying Tournaments  May 4-7, 2016: 1st NAIA M/W Lacrosse Invitational  NAC reviews and approves policy and legislation for 2016-17

Timeline to Championship Status: Year 2 

AUG 2016

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JAN 2017

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New NAIA student-athletes must be cleared by the NAIA Eligibility Center going forward              Invitational Qualifying Tournaments 2nd NAIA M/W Lacrosse Invitational   

LACROSSE NEWS   COACHES RESOURCES

 











Declaration of Intent If a Varsity program will not fulfill the Declaration of Intent commitment, the deadline to undeclare is four weeks prior to the start of postseason competition. 

Postseason Team Rosters Postseason rosters will be filled out via the SIDHelp admin website. You must have an account in order to fill out a postseason roster. If you don't have an account, please sign up and create your won. Your access will be granted (usually) within 24 hours.

Reporting Statistics - All official game statistics must be submitted by each institution within 72 hours of completion of a contest via Dakstats Websync. Should a member institution fail to file statistical information on any athlete for two consecutive weeks or a total of four weeks during the national statistical reporting period; the institution shall be penalized in the following manner: The first violation will be a warning. A second violation (first penalty), will be a $500 fine. The third violation will be a $1,000 fine and a loss of postseason awards. the fourth violation will be a $1,000 fine and will be addressed at the discretion of the Council.

Reporting Results- In order for schools to be eligible for ratings, results from contestes must be reported to the NAIA Scoreboard within 24 hours of the completion of the contest.


REMINDERS

Buffalo Funds Five Star Champions of Character Team Award - November 1

Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete - November 1

All-Conference Teams - November 15

Champions of Character Individual Award - November 18

Scholar Team Award - June 30, 2016

A full list of the NAIA National Awards can be found on the Forms Page

 

National Office Event Manager: Dustin Wilke
NAC Liaison: David Dunham


LACROSSE COACHES MANUAL
Men's Qualification Plan |  Women's Qualification Plan

Coaches Manual (August 2015)

Men's | Women's



 


OTHER

Character-Driven Coaching Course — All new NAIA coaches must complete the course within the first 60 days from the effective date of employment.

Conduct in Competition Guide Procedures for all NAIA Contests  — This guide offers practical recommendations for home and visiting insititution review of their responsibilities before, during and after the game to meet the NAIA standards for behavior during all NAIA competition.

Open Dates — free online posting service for NAIA members to advertise or search for open competition dates to compete their regular season.

Webinar

Potential Qualifier Packet: Men's and Women's Brackets, Hotels, etc.