Tryout News

TRYOUTS FOR 2020-21 Season Are Here!

Missing a little lacrosse in your life? Still looking for the perfect club for your family? Then join us on Tuesday, August 18th and 25th at the Windlestrae Field Complex in Gilbertsville as Mesa Red will be hosting open practices for the 2028, 2029 and 2030/31 teams.

There is no charge to tryout but all players must register here

Lacrosse is Our Sport, The Bulldogs Are Our Family

Our Program

Mesa Red (formerly Olde English Lacrosse)  is the area's only travel lacrosse a program specifically designed to evolve 3rd to 8th grade boys into exceptional high school players.  Powered by a multi-year development plan, we provide players  the opportunity to be challenged throughout the year and focus on -

  • Fostering passion for the game of lacrosse
  • Developing individual skills while learning to excel within a system
  • Preparing for the next level while maintaining the right perspective
  • Never losing sight of having fun

Our Philosophy

The growth of travel sports programs have brought many new experiences to families, but all too often they force a player to make a commitment at the expense of other activities.

We believe that passionate, talented lacrosse players are best created out of a variety of experiences that balance with other youth sports.

Our coaches are focused developing balanced, coachable youth players that excel in a team environment and are leaders on and off the field.


Our Promise

To Strengthen Community Lacrosse Programs through fostering excitement and passion in youth players.

Mesa Red Lacrosse builds on your son’s Township and/or Recreational team experience – NOT a replacement.  While we practice and play together from the fall though the summer, our players and coaches are leaders in the growth of their local recreational lacrosse programs.

From hosting learn to play clinics to coaching summer development teams, every Mesa Red coach and player gives back to the game.

While Staying Loyal to Growing the Game

Our Training Partners

Olde English News & Updates

Olde English Lacrosse Joins the Mesa Family – A note to parents

Dear Olde English Parents, I want to let you know of some exciting news about Olde English and a new relationship that will help us achieve our long-term goal of preparing our boys to thrive as high school players and beyond. After several years of informal collaboration, scrimmaging and sharing ideas between coaches, we are…

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Travel Team Positions for 2017-18 Season

Dear Parents, Player evaluations are currently underway for rising 2nd – 7th grade boys looking to join an Olde English travel team for the 2017-18 season.  A limited number of open positions are currently available on the 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026 & 2027/28 teams with some rosters already close to full. Olde English is a…

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Travel Tryouts – 5 Tips for the Youth Lacrosse Parent

I’ll always remember the first recruiting call. Coach – This is Coach “Smooth Talker” from The “Elite Lacrosse Club”.  I wanted to talk to you about your son. Me – Really, my son? Coach – Yes, absolutely.  We were incredibly impressed with his tryout.  He’s a natural.  You can see it in his eyes, he’s…

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