Boy's Youth Lacrosse on Seattle's Eastside

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The Greater Eastside Lacrosse League (GELL) is a boy's youth lacrosse league open to all youth lacrosse clubs that feed into Washington State's KingoCo conference high schools. Our member clubs develop youth boys in the sport of field lacrosse. The league provides spring and fall game schedules for grade-based 3/4, 5/6, 7/8B, and 7/8A divisions. The spring game schedule, our main season, runs from March through May. The fall game schedule runs from September through November. 


2018 GELL 78A Championship

posted 05/26/2018
GELL 5/6 Honor Game & 7/8 All-Star Game

On Saturday, May 26th of Memorial Day weekend, GELL will be represented by players across our 17 programs in the GELL 5/6 Honor Game and the GELL 7/8 All-Star Game during the hours leading up to the 3A and 4A high school championship games. Here is the schedule for the day.


Field 1: Starfire Stadium
10:30 am
4A HS Championship
Skyline @ Eastlake
1:30 pm
1A/2A HS Championship
Columbia River @ Burlington-Edison
4:30 pm
Private HS Championship
O'Dea @ Seattle Prep
7:00 pm Award Presentation
7:30 pm
3A HS Championship
Mercer Island @ Bellevue


Field 2: Adidas Field
12:30 pm HS All-Star Game (Region 2 vs 3)
2:30 pm HS All-Star Game (Region 1 vs 5)
4:30 pm HS All-Star Game (Region 4 vs 6)


Field 3: Next to Athletic Center
10:00 am SMYLA 3/4 Honor Game
11:00 am SMYLA 5/6 Honor Game
12:00 pm SMYLA 7/8 All-Star Game
1:00 pm GELL 5/6 Honor Game
2:00 pm GELL 7/8 All-Star Game
3:30 pm
GELL 7/8 Championship
Eastlake Cardinal @ Bellevue Blue


Field 4: Next to Train Tracks
10:30 am SMYLA 5/6 Honor Game
11:30 am SMYLA 7/8 All-Star Game
12:30 pm SMYLA vs SSL 3/4 Honor Game
1:30 pm SYL vs SSL 3/4 Honor Game
2:30 pm SYL vs SSL 5/6 Honor Game
3:30 pm SYL vs SSL 7/8 All-Star Game



by posted 05/17/2018
Spring 2018 GELL Season Calendar [FINAL]

A draft of the Spring 2018 GELL Season Calendar was unveiled at the October 2017 GELL membership meeting. For reference, we've also included significant dates for WHSBLA, WALOA, and USL. This calendar will be updated as plans, dates, times, and locations are finalized. The final version is dated 1/25/2018.



by posted 01/25/2018
GELL One Team In-Season Rule

GELL “One Team In-Season” Rule (adopted by vote of 14-1-2 on 10/12/2017)

Youth players (grades 3-8) within all GELL member programs may only play for one team during the GELL season. The start date for playing for one team only is the Saturday of President’s Day weekend and the end date is the end of day Monday of Memorial Day weekend. The prohibition includes practices, tryouts, and games of lacrosse. Only lacrosse activities are prohibited.

Any GELL program with a player who violates this rule will be subject to a financial penalty and possible sanctions to be determined by the executive board.

Intra-program swinging of players, as specified in section IV rule 4, is allowed.

posted 10/12/2017