South Bend Bears Youth Lacrosse provides lacrosse instruction, youth league play, and high school competition for children between 2nd and 12th grade in the South Bend / Michiana Area.

2022 Girls High School Lacrosse

Register here for the South Bend Bears Girls' High School Lacrosse team. This year, the Bears will operate as a JV squad, competing in the Indiana Girls' Lacrosse Association. For more information about the team, practice schedule, games, etc., please see this overview.

Full registration fee is $300; scholarships are available. Initial registration fee is $10, with $90 due on February 11, and two subsequent payments of $100 each on March 1 and April 1. Unpaid registration fees may be canceled for girls who need to withdraw from the team. 

Note: Registration requires a valid USA Lacrosse High School membership ($35). Go here to renew your membership or join USA Lacrosse.

Please e-mail with any questions or text 574-514-6578.

Open to: Girls

In Grades: 9 to 12 for 2021-22 School year

2022 Middle and Junior High Youth Lacrosse Spring Season

Register here for the South Bend Bears' spring 2022 middle and junior high youth lacrosse  programs (both boys and girls), 4th - 8th grade. Registration for elementary school lacrosse will open in early February. Note that all youth programs require a USA Lacrosse membership ($30); create an account or renew your membership here

Boys are eligible to play with the Bears if they meet one of the following criteria: (a) attend a public school outside the PHM district, OR  (b) are homeschooled, OR (c) attend a private school that is not part of the Inter-City Catholic League (ICCL). (The ICCL will be organizing its own boys lacrosse teams this spring.)

Program details for boys' youth (including schedules, registration fees, and equipment) are available here.

Girls are eligible to play with the Bears if they do not attend a public school in the PHM district. (Note: girls at Catholic schools are eligible to play for the Bears since the ICCL does not currently run a girls' youth lacrosse program.)

Program details (including schedules, registration fees, and equipment) are available here.

Please contact with any questions.

Opened: 01/02/2022
Late date/fee: 02/16/2022$25.00

Open to: Boys & Girls

In Grades: 4 to 8 for 2021-22 School year

2022 HS Boys

Registration for 2022 Spring HS Boys Lacrosse - we are an IHSLA club program open to any 9th-12th grade student:

1.  Attending a SBCSC School

2.  Attending another Indiana school in the South Bend area that does not have their own program (Elkhart, Marian, Mishawaka, Northridge, Penn, SJHS, etc. students CANNOT register w/ SB Bears)

Practices are planned M-F, 4:30-6:00PM, location TBD.  We will start outdoor practices as soon as weather permits (typically mid-February).  Indoor practices will start the first week of January.   After registering, please keep your eye on email and our social media as there will be parent meetings, strength & conditioning sessions, etc. that come up along the way.  We understand that players may be competing in another winter sport and will happily work around those schedules.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please email or call/text 574-274-9425.

**Scholarships and loaner gear available**

Opened: 10/17/2021
Closes: 04/01/2022

Open to: Boys

In Grades: 9 to 12 for 2021-22 School year

18 registrations