Ahwatukee Lightning Lacrosse promotes amateur boys' youth lacrosse and supports the growth and development of the game in the Phoenix area..

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Lacrosse is a contact sport with metal sticks and solid rubber balls. Each Player is required to wear the following equipment on the field at all times. Equipment can be purchased locally, at Dick's Sporting Goods, or online at numerous vendors, including Lacrosse Unlimited, Lax.com, or Lacrosse Monkey, among several others. Players who are not wearing the appropriate equipment will not be allowed to practice or play.

  • Mandatory equipment list for 10u, 12u, and 14u players:

  • Lacrosse Stick
  • Lacrosse Helmet - NOCSAE Approved
  • Mouth Guard
  • Shoulder/Chest Pads
  • Arm Pads
  • Gloves
  • Protective Cup - Strongly Recommended
  • Cleats

Coaches are happy to help with adjusting equipment for the proper fit, and we will offer new players the opportunity to purchase complete "starter kits" at the beginning of each season. Equipment is also available for purchase at many local sporting goods stores (Dick's Sporting Goods in Tempe is the nearest to Ahwatukee) and from dozens of online retailers.