Detroit United Lacrosse is proud to announce, Crosse R.O.O.T.S.,
our signature program for Detroit’s youth, running January-February.
About Crosse ROOTS
The eight-week program will help 20 boys and 20 girls, 12-15 years old, develop their lacrosse skills, gain personal enrichment, and envision a lifetime of success.
Each fun and engaging session at Crosse R.O.O.T.S aims to boost overall confidence, increase creativity, and enhance problem-solving skills by incorporating interpersonal and life skills—all while learning to play lacrosse!
The program will promote character education, professional development and pathways to prosperity for Detroit’s youth. Grounded in R.O.O.T.S.–Respect for others, Officials, Teammates and Self—our goal is to build a culture of young people that reflects the values of lacrosse: respect, honor and integrity while growing the sport.
Benefits of Crosse R.O.O.T.S: – A developmental environment that encourages participation
– Introduces new things to young people, encourages them to enjoy the process
– Motivates them to have a greater vision for themselves
– Peer-to-peer leadership development
– Learning new skills on the field and off the field