Distinctive qualities of Pop Lacrosse

  • There are two teams with 5 players on each team (six if a using a goalkeeper at over 12 level only).
  • Teams can be mixed or single sex.
  • For the annual Under 11 Schools Pop-Lacrosse National Championships, teams must be mixed.
  • The goal must be a four by for foot cage with a net.
  • The sticks must be plastic pop-lacrosse sticks, which may or may not have a bar across the front to aid in keeping the ball in the stick.
  • The ball must be a soft plastic pop lacrosse ball.
  • A goalkeeper may be used for Under 12’s and above.
  • If using a goalkeeper, a helmet must be worn.