Empire United Soccer Academy

Coming Soon -Niagara Lacrosse Association- Tournament Team Tryouts

Coming Soon

The Niagara Lacrosse Association (NLA), a group of dedicated lacrosse ambassadors from various school districts in Niagara County, has formed to support the growth of lacrosse in Niagara County, and surrounding areas.  NLA supports youth programs at the house level as well as managing travel/tournament teams for players that are looking for play that is more competitive.

NLA will be hosting tryouts for our tournament teams in early 2022 and we have provided 2 options to ensure that all players can make it to tryouts.  

The teams will be for grades 3rd - 8th and organized in pairs for graduation years 2026-2031
2027 (7th) / 2026 (8th)
2029 (5th) / 2028 (6th)
2031 (3rd) / 2030 (4th)


The cost to try out is $40.   These fee covers the cost of the field time as well as provides insurance for the organization.  


Ongoing team fees are $900 per player per year and all players must be members of USA lacrosse.  Those fees cover annual field / indoor fees, uniforms, as well as participation in 4 tournaments and multiple scrimmages. 


Two options for tryouts:



Sportsplex 90 Ridge Rd North Tonawanda, NY 14120

Tournament Teams:
Our tournament teams are being created to give players an opportunity to practice year-round during the off season, build their skills through multiple clinics as well as play in competitive games/tournaments in New York State.

Link to register https://www.empireunited.soccer/club/buffalo/niagara-lacrosse-association


Steve Federico