The Lakes Region Elite Lakers
The LRE Lakers are traveling tournament teams, with seasons in the fall and spring. These are competitive teams who play against top talent from all over New England. Laker Teams are coached by experienced coaches, who provide a safe environment for each player to improve his/her skills.
LRE Lakers will having a spring season, with tryouts scheduled for February 1st. Spring teams will consist of 5th grade boys, 6th grade boys, 7th grade boys 8th grade boys, and 7th grade girls.
Each team will play in 4 weekend tournaments throughout New England (see below). There will be one scheduled practice each week per team. Practices will be held at the Gilford Youth Center, Gilford Middle or High School.
Saturday, Feb 1st- Tryouts
Sunday, Feb 2nd- Make-Up tryout for anyone who cannot make Saturday's Tryout
March 21-22- ZQ NH Hoop Festival (Durham, NH)
March 28-29- ZQ Northern NE Championships (Saco, ME)*
April 18-19- ZQ Buzzer Beater Classic (Hampton, NH)*
May 1-3- ZQ NH State Championship
Tryouts will be held on Feb 1st (Feb 2nd will be a make up date for those who can't attend on the 1st). It is FREE to tryout. Players will be evaluated and chosen by the LRE Coaching staff. Each team will range between 8-10 players. All who tryout are NOT guaranteed a roster spot. Players who make the team will be contacted by their coach in the days following tryouts.
The cost for the spring season is $275 per player. This will includes weekly practice, 4 tournaments, uniforms and travel sweatshirts. Fees are due at the first scheduled practice.
These teams are competitive travel teams. We are looking for players who want to improve their game, be challenged by their coaches, and compete against top talent from all over New England. We expect players to be at practice, to work hard, and represent LRE in a positive way. Coaches will push our players to be the best they can be. Playing time is not distributed equally, as players are expected to earn playing time through attendance, hard work, and skill.
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