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Westport PAL Girls Lacrosse 7/8B Team - Weekly Email
by posted 04/10/2021

Hi all,
 
Happy Spring Break!!!  With some of us traveling and some staycationing, there's some modification to this week's game and practice schedule that I see has been emailed to us.  Please, very important, make sure you RSVP for all of the games and practices listed below.  This can be done either by clicking on the links found in the automated emails sent to you or by opening the 7/8 B Team schedule on the Westport PAL website, http://www.westportpal.org.  Thank you in advance.
 
 
Modified Game Schedulefor this Weekend:
 
Sunday (4/11) at New Fairfield HS (54 Gillotti Road, New Fairfield, CT):
 
1:00 - 2:00 (additional game)
7/8 B team with 7A team vs. New Fairfield 7A team
 
2:30 - 4:00 (originally scheduled)
7/8 B team vs. New Fairfield 7 Blue team
 
4:00 - 5:00 (Optional, RSVP directly to
7/8 B team with 7A & 8A team vs. New Fairfield 8A team
 
 
 
Modified Practice Schedulefor this Week:
 
Tuesday, 4/13:  6:30-7:30 at Ginny Parker Field, SHS
Wednesday, 4/14:  6:00-7:30 at Ginny Parker Field, SHS
No Friday (4/16) practice
 
 
No games scheduled for this weekend of 4/17 - 4/18.
 

 

* COVID Quarantines - With a recent uptick in local cases and a greater number of students/classes in quarantine, please remember that if a school nurse directs your player to quarantine from school, she CANNOT attend sports practices/games during that time. Please alert in these instances.

 
 
Once again...

 

RSVP Emails - please make sure you are replying to these system RSVP emails! We always use these to get an accurate headcount for practices and games! 

 
 
And... continuing education!
 

Lacrosse Rules:  For anyone that is curious about girls lacrosse rules, Spring Break is a perfect time to study up!  Please check out our Girls Lacrosse Basics located on our website as well as rules specific to your age group attached below (hint:  Lightning U10 = 3rd and 4th grade, Juniors U12 = 5th and 6th grade, Seniors U14 = 7th and 8th grade).

 

Watch Some Lacrosse:  If you want MORE lacrosse, please come out and cheer on our Staples Lacrosse Lady Wreckers! Home games (Ginny Parker Field) this coming week are listed below. Please adhere to COVID-19 protocols.

Tues 4/13 - Westport vs. Ridgefield, V at 4p / JV at 5:30p

Thu 4/15 - Westport vs. Stamford, V at 4p / JV at 5:30p

Have a great & safe break! 


 
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7/8 B Games this weekend
by posted 04/08/2021

Dear Westport Girls Lacrosse Players,

 

Games are ON for this weekend with modified schedules. We’re combining teams to provide extra playing time and ensure our opponents a good match. Schedule below based on RSVP’s, please contact Amy with any questions. 


We need at least 5 players for Sunday’s 8A game at 4:00 (It’ll be the 3rd game that day for you!)

**Please email Amy at if you can stay!

 

All games at New Fairfield


Sun 1:00

7A and 7/8B vs NF 7 

 

Sun 2:30  

7/8B and 7A vs NF 7 Blue (B team) 

 

Sun 4:00

8A and any players who can stay - we need at least 5! vs NF 8

**7A and 7/8B players - Please email Amy @ if you can stay!


 

Quick glance:

7/8 B

Sun 1:00 @ NF

Sun 2:30 @ NF

Sun 4:00 @ NF** (yes, 3 games for the brave and mighty!)

 

Amy Alvord

Girls Lacrosse Coaching Director

amyalvord13@gmail.com

 


 
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Westport PAL Girls Lacrosse 7/8B Team - Weekly Email
by posted 04/05/2021

 
Westport PAL Girls Lacrosse
Dear 7/8 B Team,
 
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:
 
 
From Amy Alvord:
 
*Spring Break GAMES Response Required*
 
We have 1 game over the first weekend of spring break, and we want to be sure we’ll have enough players.  Please RSVP BY TUESDAY 12:00 NOON.
 
  1. Via the website RSVP system - you will receive an email asking for your RSVP for the game. Please reply by clicking YES or NO.
 
  1. OR if you can’t figure out the RSVP system yet that’s ok! But then please email Amy Alvord directly with your daughter’s attendance: .
 
Westport vs New Fairfield
Sun April 11
2:30 (arrive 2:00)
@ New Fairfield HS
 
Thank you, and please email any questions to
 
 
 
RSVPs: You should have begun receiving automated RSVP messages 48 hours before practices and games. Please get in the habit of clicking the Green “Yes, I can make it” or Red “No, I cannot make it” button in your email. It is TREMENDOUSLY useful for coaches, an essential for game roster make-up.
If you use the SI Play APP, you can RSVP there as well.  Our Coaches use these responses to plan practices and lineups for games. If there is no reply…..the coach can’t plan!
 
 
SignUps for Time Keeper and Score Keeper, Home Games Only:   https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080E4AAAAB2FA2FB6-time
 
 
Meet Your Coaches/Team Schedule/Calendar:  Coaches are listed on the website.  Check them out on your team page. While you are at it, stream your schedule right to your calendar so that you get all updates automatically
Your team page can be accessed at any time from our webpage (westportpal.org).
  1. On our website, click on TEAM in the top banner. Choose your team, i.e. Lacrosse 2021 → Travel → Westport PAL Girls 7A.
  2. In the left hand menu choose, you can choose SCHEDULE, CONTACTS, ROSTER, etc.
  3. To stream your calendar: On the SCHEDULE page go to “Options” and select “Calendar Feed” to add your schedule to your personal electronic calendar.
 
Upcoming Practices:
  • This week we are scheduled to have practice: Monday 4/5, 6-7:30pm @ Wakeman Field A and Wednesday 4/7, 6-7:30pm at Ginny Parker Field.
  • Early is on time! Arrive dressed and ready to play 10 minutes before practice start time.
  • Please bring: lacrosse stick, eye guard, molded mouthguard, face mask, clearly-labeled water bottle, pinnie & cleats/turf shoes/sneakers. Warm clothes (hats and gloves too) as needed.
    • GIRLS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO PLAY WITHOUT THEIR MOUTHGUARD or EYEGUARD
    • Always wear a pinnie to every practice. It doesn’t have to be the team pinnie or even a lacrosse pinnie, any pinnie with white and a dark color on the other side works.
    •  
Upcoming Games:
  • Sunday, April 11, Westport v New Fairfield, 2:30pm (arrive at 2:00pm), @ New Fairfield HS (54 Gillotti Road, New Fairfield, CT).
  • Early is on time! Please arrive 30 minutes in advance of the game dressed and ready to play. Players arriving late will not start.
  • Girls will wear pinnies for uniforms.
  • Please bring: lacrosse stick, eye guard, molded mouthguard, face mask, clearly-labeled water bottle, pinnie & cleats/turf shoes/sneakers.  Warm clothes (hats and gloves too) as needed.
  •  
Please remember that all COVID-19 protocols are in effect. Players and coaches will wear masks at ALL TIMES! We ask that you strictly adhere to our COVID-19 protocols so that we can have a safe & fun season!
 
If you have any questions, we are here to answer them. Please contact westportpalgirlslax@gmail.com
 
GO WESTPORT!!!!   ADD DIRECTIONS LINK FOR AWAY GAMES (SEE TECH CHEAT SHEET)
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Olivia Troy 
 
Grace MacCallum 
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Ashton Guilfoile 
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