Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why should I play for East Coast Elite Lacrosse?

East Coast Elite’s directors will provide organized, high-intensity training, and year round development, as well as top-notch coaching. Teams for players will train throughout the year and compete in the summer travel lacrosse circuit, with the ultimate goal of building players’ skills and preparing them to compete at the next level.

  • Player centered training philosophy (during Nov-March we will focus on your sons skills, development, IQ, speed and conditioning with our Trainers and his staff
  • Mostly Local events…teams come to LI to play, Why spend $1000 to travel and end up playing LI teams anyway
  • Best coaching around.. just look at the other programs
  • 22 years of program development has go into East Coast Elite- Once you start with us…. you will stay with us!
  • We are doing things different here at ECE. We will focus on your son’s development! “There’s a time to train and there’s a time to play.”


2. How will I know if I made the team?

Team rosters will be posted by tryout jersey number within 48 hours of the end of tryouts. If your number does not appear on any of the rosters, it does not mean that you will not make a team. Invitations will be ongoing until the team rosters are full.


3. How do I secure my spot as a member of East Coast Elite?

Once posted, we ask that players register online to secure their spot. We will begin fall practices within two weeks of the end of tryouts. All registrations are done online.


4. What is the East Coast Elite refund policy?

East Coast Elite Lacrosse strives to provide the highest quality family experience, both on and off the field. In keeping with that commitment, we want to clarify our refund policy as it pertains to your travel team registration – along with additional information regarding the registration process as a whole.

First, the policy:

All fees paid to East Coast Elite Lacrosse LLC (paid in full or installment plans) are nonrefundable/non-cancelable (paid or scheduled). 

What does this mean?

Our nonrefundable policy is in place to make sure that not only is your family ensured an unmatched experience within the program, but that all families within East Coast Elite are able to share that same benefit. Our registration fees are used to fund every aspect of the East Coast Elite Lacrosse infrastructure, including all of the logistics that make providing us a premier club program accessible and efficient, every step of the way.

What does my nonrefundable registration include?

Not only does your registration pay for all the core and added benefits of being an East Coast Elite member, but your registration cost is immediately put towards the following operational components to ensure that your season(s) operate at an industry-leading standard:

  • Full-time program directors
  • Part-time coaching staff
  • Field and facility rentals
  • Team uniforms and apparel
  • Tournament entry fees
  • College recruiting advisors
  • Full-time travel and accommodations staff
  • On-field liability insurance
  • Media coverage and tournament freelancers

5. What does my yearly tuition cover?

Check Select Team Membership under the “About” tab.