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FALL TRYOUT INFORMATION

Date: Saturday, August 20, 2022

Location: Shawnee Mission East High School (7500 Mission Rd, Prairie Village, KS 66208)

Registration & Check-In: 4:30 - 5:00 PM

Tryouts: 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Cost: $95 (includes reversible Top Gun pinnie)

*Youth player will check-in and have tryouts on the upper turf fields & High School players will check-in and have tryouts on the lower turf stadium.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Our tryouts are used to help evaluate which players will be a part of our Top Gun Girls program and which specific team they will be placed on. This fall we anticipate having five teams:

  • Top Gun 2023/2024 Elite (this team will be for juniors and seniors)

  • Top Gun 2025/2026 Elite (this team will be for freshmen and sophomores)

  • Top Gun Mavericks - Open (this team will be for any high school aged player)

  • Top Gun 2027/2028 Elite (this team will be for 7th and 8th graders)

  • Top Gun Mavericks - 2027/2028 (this team will be for 7th and 8th graders)

 

We evaluate players based on four main categories:

  • Technical - Stick skills with dominant & non-dominant hand, dodging, defensive skills & offensive skills

  • Tactical - Vision & awareness, position specific knowledge, lacrosse IQ

  • Physical - Speed, strength, quickness & agility, explosiveness, endurance, toughness

  • Mental - Coachability, mental fortitude, competitiveness, leadership, attitude, communication

At tryouts, players will be put through various drills, stations and scrimmages to help coaches evaluate based on the criteria listed above. Players can expect to go through the following at tryouts:

  • Speed & Agility

  • Stickwork 

  • Position Specific Stations

  • Competitive Drills

  • Full Field Scrimmage

If you have any questions regarding tryouts, email midwesttopgungirls@gmail.com or call Kallie Muck at (913) 638-0828.