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A Roadmap for the Expansion of Iowa High School Lacrosse Part 3

0 - Published March 28, 2014 by in Adult, Cedar Rapids, CILA, Des Moines, Dubuque, Girls, Growth, High School, HS Boys, HS Girls, Iowa Colleges, Leagues, MCLA, Middle School, NCAA, Nebraska League, Northern Iowa, Quad Cities, Sioux City, Summer League, Valley, Waterloo, Youth

*Notice:  This article will focus on boys lacrosse at the high school level as it is the area that I am most directly involved in.  Girls lacrosse in Iowa is developing at a slower clip, so we may visit that topic in the future. Part 1 of this article discussed the history of high school […]

A Roadmap for the Expansion of Iowa High School Lacrosse Part 2

0 - Published March 27, 2014 by in Cedar Rapids, CILA, Des Moines, Dubuque, Growth, High School, HS Boys, Iowa Colleges, MCLA, Middle School, NCAA, Northern Iowa, Quad Cities, Sioux City, Summer League, Valley, Waterloo, Youth

*Notice:  This article will focus on boys lacrosse at the high school level as it is the area that I am most directly involved in.  Girls lacrosse in Iowa is developing at a slower clip, so we may visit that topic in the future. Part 1 of this article discussed the history of high school […]

A Roadmap for the Expansion of Iowa High School Lacrosse Part 1

0 - Published March 26, 2014 by in Cedar Rapids, CILA, Des Moines, Dubuque, Growth, High School, HS Boys, Iowa Colleges, MCLA, Middle School, NCAA, Northern Iowa, Quad Cities, Sioux City, Summer League, Valley, Waterloo, Youth

*Notice:  This article will focus on boys lacrosse at the high school level as it is the area that I am most directly involved in.  Girls lacrosse in Iowa is developing at a slower clip, so we may visit that topic in the future. Some History When I started the Central Iowa Lacrosse Association in […]

Dubuque: Free Lacrosse Clinic and Spring Sign Up

0 - Published March 24, 2014 by in Dubuque, Growth

Dubuque Lacrosse Bulldog Association:   Free Lacrosse Clinic and Spring Sign Up.   Date: April 12, 2014 Time:  10:30am till 12:30pm Location: Courtside Sports at 2095 Holliday Dr.   Just arrive dressed in standard athletic apparel.  All lacrosse equipment needed to participate will be available to borrow on site, but feel free to bring and use […]

Wartburg Adds Lacrosse

1 - Published April 11, 2013 by in Dubuque, Growth, Iowa Colleges, NCAA, Northern Iowa, Waterloo

Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa recently announced the addition of women’s lacrosse as a varsity sport.  The team will pay its first season in the spring of 2015. Wartburg is the third Iowa school to add women’s lacrosse at the NCAA D3 level.  Fellow Iowa Intercollegiate Athletics Conference members Dubuque and Loras announced the addition […]

Free Lacrosse Clinic at Loras College Tomorrow

0 - Published April 5, 2013 by in Dubuque, Growth

FREE LACROSSE CLINIC! April 6th 11-12:30 pm at Rockbowl (outdoors) At Loras College! REGISTRATION SIGNUP: Click here for the registration form (PDF). We will be taking registration signup for our lacrosse program this Saturday. If you have any questions send email at info@dbqlax.org Alan Temperly Dubuque Lacrosse   DBQLAX.org

Dubuque Lacrosse: Spring Clinics

0 - Published February 19, 2013 by in Dubuque, Growth, High School

Our friends in Northeast Iowa have set up a couple of clinics this spring! New FREE Clinic Dates! March 10th 11-12:30 pm at Graber April 6th 11-12:30 pm at Rockbowl (outdoors) At Loras College! Send us a reply at info@dbqlax.org  if you plan on attending the clinic. They have also released some new information about their upcoming league. Join us on […]

Dubuque Lacrosse Launches League

1 - Published January 15, 2013 by in Dubuque, Growth, Youth

The Dubuque Lacrosse Association has been steadily growing the game in northeast Iowa over the last few years. In addition to hosting a free clinic this Saturday (January 19), the DBA recently announced the formation of a spring lacrosse league.

Dubuque Lacrosse: December Clinic

0 - Published December 4, 2012 by in Clinic, Dubuque, Girls, Growth, Youth

The Dubuque Lacrosse Association will be holding a free clinic this Saturday at the Graber Athletic Center at Loras College. Coaches from Loras and the University of Dubuque will be on hand to provide instruction.

Dubuque Lacrosse: November & December Clinics

0 - Published November 5, 2012 by in Dubuque, Growth, Iowa Colleges, Youth

Lacrosse continues its growth in Northeast Iowa!

Dubuque Fall Update

1 - Published August 16, 2012 by in Dubuque, Growth, Iowa Colleges, NCAA, Youth

Dubuque is the first city in Iowa to sponsor a men’s NCAA lacrosse program. The city sponsors two women’s programs as well.

Grow the Game – East & South Iowa Edition

0 - Published June 29, 2012 by in Cedar Rapids, Coach, Dubuque, Growth, High School, Iowa Colleges, MCLA, NCAA, Quad Cities, Southern Iowa, Waterloo, Youth

While nothing is set in stone and all options are open, the potential for an Eastern Iowa lacrosse league/division is greater than it has ever been.

Grow the Game – Central Iowa Edition

0 - Published June 27, 2012 by in Ames, Cedar Rapids, CILA, Clinic, Coach, Des Moines, Dubuque, Growth, High School, Iowa Colleges, MCLA, Nebraska League, Northern Iowa, Official, Quad Cities, Sioux City, Southern Iowa, Summer Lax, Summer League, US Lacrosse, Valley, Waterloo, Youth

Since I live and work in Des Moines, my primary focus is on developing lacrosse in the city and is suburbs.  My organization is the Central Iowa Lacrosse Association to reflect this commitment.  But as we continue to grow here, I cannot help but feel responsible for the growth (or lack thereof) in other parts […]

Iowa Gains First NCAA Varsity Men’s Lax Team

2 - Published December 23, 2011 by in Dubuque, Growth, Iowa Colleges, NCAA

The University of Dubuque has officially announced Jake Olsen as the new head coach of the Spartans’ men’s lacrosse team.  The Spartans are the first NCAA varsity men’s lacrosse team in the state of Iowa.  Lacrosse Iowa first reported that Dubuque was searching for a head coach in October. 12/22/2011 – UD Announces Jake Olsen […]

December Happenings & Coming Soon

1 - Published December 22, 2011 by in Box, CILA, Des Moines, Dubuque, Growth, Iowa Colleges, NCAA, US Lacrosse

For some reason it seems that I have had a bit more free time to post on here over the last few weeks.  Maybe it’s due to carpooling with the wife and not being able/forced to work overtime this month.  Maybe it’s just a seasonal burst of energy.  Who knows?  The important thing is that […]

Not All Quiet on the Eastern Front

1 - Published November 1, 2011 by in Dubuque, Growth, Quad Cities

Over the last week I was contacted by two individuals in the Quad Cities.  Although I cannot get into too much detail, one of these individuals represented a larger organization exploring the possibility of bring youth lacrosse to that metro on a permanent basis.  The other was a relocated laxer looking for some action.  Although […]

Another NCAA Program in Dubuque?!

1 - Published October 18, 2011 by in Dubuque, Iowa Colleges, NCAA, Women

After giving me the scoop on the University of Dubuque, Walt 89 sent me information about another Dubuque college adding lacrosse at the NCAA DIII level. The Loras College Department of Athletics and Athletic Director Bob Quinn are pleased to announce plans to add women’s lacrosse as the 22ndsport at Loras College and first sport […]

University of Dubuque

2 - Published October 17, 2011 by in Dubuque, Growth, Iowa Colleges, NCAA

The University of Dubuque in northeastern Iowa is adding men’s lacrosse for the 2013 season.  Although no official announcement has been made, the school is advertising for the head coaching job.   The Spartans have already announced their women’s team, which will begin playing in 2013 and join the Midwest Women’s Lacrosse Conference. Dubuque most likely […]

Spread the Word: Lacrosse is coming to Dubuque

2 - Published October 6, 2011 by in Adult, Clinic, Dubuque, Growth, Youth

Alan Temperly started the Dubuque Lacrosse Association in March, 2010.  Prior to relocating to Northeast Iowa, Temperly was the president of the Waterford Lacrosse Association in Michigan.  The DLA works with True Lacrosse and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville lacrosse club to provide lacrosse opportunities in the Dubuque metro area. ______________________________________________________________ The Dubuque Lacrosse Association will […]