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Welcome to HC Lax

What is HC Lax Recreational Lacrosse?

HC Lax is the spring recreational lacrosse opportunity for players of all skill levels in Howard County.

Lacrosse is one of the largest sports in Howard County, and you have a chance to join in. Whether you are a beginner who would just like to learn the game, an athlete who plays other sports, or an avid, strong lacrosse player, HC Lax is the program for you!

How to Register?

Registration for HC Lax is done through Howard County Recreation & Parks.

Use the Age Eligibility chart below to find your child's birth year and month and then use the link in the appropriate age group description below to complete registration.

You may also register by calling 410-313-7275 between 8:30 AM-4:30 PM or by visiting Howard County Rec & Parks at 7120 Oakland Mills Rd. Columbia, MD 21046.

For Financial Assistance and Scholarship information, call 410-313-4659

Parents who wish to have their child play outside of their designated age group should register and then complete the Age Group Exception Request form below and email it to Exceptions@HCLacrosse.org


2019 HC Lax Age Eligibility Guidelines


Girls Age Groups


Girls Clinic

This age group is focused on teaching the game in a cooperative and instructional environment and is designed for participants in kindergarten and pre-K, but first year players in first grade can benefit from the skills taught in this instructional group.

Ashley Jones

Girls Clinic Coordinator


Girls U8

This age group is focused on teaching the game in an instructional environment, while starting to add in game play. Score will not be kept for scrimmages/games.

Lisa McCollum

Girls U8 Age Group Coordinator


Girls U10

This age group is focused on developing a technically sound set of lacrosse skills and athletic movement skills necessary in lacrosse with instructional game play, while starting to instill a sense of competition.

Mark Debels

Girls U10 Age Group Coordinator


Girls U12

This age group is focused on combining technical skills with tactical understanding of the game to develop as a well-rounded lacrosse player, while also improving physically and psychologically in a competitive setting.

Maureen Antil

Girls U12 Age Group Coordinator


Girls U15

This age group is focused on combining technical skills with tactical understanding of the game to develop as a well-rounded lacrosse player, while also improving physically and psychologically in a competitive setting.

Jonda Martin

Girls U15 Age Group Coordinator


Boys Age Groups


Boys Clinic

This age group is focused on teaching the game in a cooperative and instructional environment and is designed for participants in kindergarten and pre-K, but first year players in first grade can benefit from the skills taught in this instructional group.

Wendell Thomas

Boys Clinic Coordinator


Boys U8

This age group is focused on teaching the game in an instructional environment, while starting to add in game play. Score will not be kept for scrimmages/games.

Julie Jones

Boys U8 Age Group Coordinator


Boys U10

This age group is focused on developing a technically sound set of lacrosse skills and athletic movement skills necessary in lacrosse with instructional game play, while starting to instill a sense of competition.

Glenn Fuller

Boys U10 Age Group Coordinator


Boys U12

This age group is focused on combining technical skills with tactical understanding of the game to develop as a well-rounded lacrosse player, while also improving physically and psychologically in a competitive setting.

Lea Clink

Boys U12 Age Group Coordinator


Boys U14

This age group is focused on combining technical skills with tactical understanding of the game to develop as a well-rounded lacrosse player, while also improving physically and psychologically in a competitive setting.

Jeff Taylor

Boys U14 Age Group Coordinator


HC Lax Refund Policy: 

A 25% administrative fee will be applied to refund requests made by Jan 14th. 

Refund requests between Jan 15 and Mar 1 will be honored at 50%.

There are no refunds after Mar 1.