• Summer
  • Winter
  • Fall
  • Format & Rules
  • Why Origins Box!
  • Covid-19 Action Plan

2021 Senior Summer Box

This Summer we are very excited for some serious elite training of our staff by former and current NLL staff.  Our commitment to growing the game will never stop! 

For this summer We hope to form 4 equal teams via a draft.  If we do not get enough for 4 teams we will run our normal format of making equal teams and paying great box each week!  This is a long shot but lets give it a try! We will need at minimum 60  dedicated guys to make a 4 team league. 

  • When: Tuesdays/10 weeks - June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29  July 6, 13, 20, 27 August 3
  • Times: 6:30-10:30 pm (1.25 hour time slots per game)
  • Location: 5301 East St Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46219
  • Format & Rules: Modified NLL Rules, See rules tab for more.  3 x 20 min periods. 2 officials per game.  Our officials will also be receiving training from current and former NLL Staff. 
  • Cost: $150 per player
    Includes a reversible pinnie for new players.  Replacement pinnies are $20.00.

2020/21 Senior Winter Box

For our Winter session we are offering 9 weeks of box following NLL Rules.  We will form 2 equal teams and full games each night.  

  • When: Tuesdays - December 8, 15 January 12, 19, 26 Feb 2, 9, 16, 23
  • Times*: 7:30-9 pm
  • Location: 5301 East St Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46219
  • Format: NLL Rules with Four 18 minute Periods.  No take out checks or fighting permitted, 2 officials per game.
  • Cost: $135 per player.  Late fee of $20.00 will be added to all registrations after 12/1
  • Includes a reversible pinnie for new players.  Replacement pinnies are $20.00.
  • *Times and divisions may be modified based on registration numbers.  We will also follow all state and local Covid-19 guidelines and may have to adjust if necessary.

2020 Senior BOX

*New players only.  Replacement pinnies can be purchased for $20.00

  • Dates: Tuesday Evenings - September 1,8, 15, 22, 29 October 6, 13, 20
  • Times: 7:00-8:30 pm*
  • Updated Dates: Tuesdays - June 30 July 7, 14, 21, 28 , August 4 
  • 7:30-9:00 pm

Premier Box League Highlights

  • Real Box taught by the most established and respected organization in the state!
  • Experienced Box Coaches and Officials trained by current and former NLL officials and coaches.
  • Sign up’s are done individually or as a small group. 
  • Have a full team? Please contact us.
  • Sport court surface.  Only wear basketball style shoes.
  • Youth Format will be approximately 30 min of real box training followed by an exciting box game.  During the game all players will have an experienced coach teaching the nuances of the box game.
  • Adult are games only.
  • Selected games to be recorded and available on our YouTube channel for the public or player highlight videos.
  • Great Barn to play in, even the Canadians are jealous!
  • Authentic Box Lacrosse Experience.
  • Professional Goalie Gear Is Provided to those that need it.  (Cat 3 for HS and Cat2 or 3 for Middle School) .
  • 30 Second Shot Clocks.

Premier Box League Format & Rules

Updated 3/25/2021 1:26 pm est.

  • NLL rules with a few modifications.

  • Shot clock is 30 seconds, clearing time is 10 seconds.

  • Wooden sticks and large goalie sticks or walls are NOT allowed.  Exclusions for our Tendy from Moosejaw since he cannot go back home.  

  • Goals will be  4′ by 4’6″ 

  • Maximum number of players on a team is 20, including goalies. A player can only play for one team.

  • Time-served penalty releases: In the case that a penalty which impacts the manpower on the floor expires during a dead-ball situation, due to the running clock, the player may not exit the penalty box until live play is whistled in.

  • Fighting is not permitted at any time. All fighting will result in a major penalty, a game misconduct and immediate expulsion from the game and possible league expulsion.

Premier Box League Time Scenarios 

  • Adult Playing Time:
    2 teams: 3 × 20 minutes running time periods. 
    4+ teams: 3 × 15 minutes running time periods.
  • Youth Playing Time:
    2 teams: 2 × 20 minutes running time periods. 
    4+ teams: 3 × 12 minutes running time periods.

     

    During the last 2 minutes of the game clock stops with the whistle. 2 minute breaks between periods and 10 minutes before your game to warm up.
    Time-outs: each team shall be allowed a maximum of one 30 second time-out per game. Championship game, two 30 second time-outs per game. There are no timeouts in overtime.
    In the event of a tie score at the end of regulation, one 5 minute sudden victory period will be played. Sudden victory, no timeouts (timeouts do not carry over from regulation). After that will be a 3 man shootout.
  • All times may be further adjusted at the discretion of the league.

The Origins Difference

  • Fun and Very Competitive Environment
  • 2 Officials Per Game and Experienced Staff - Our staff and officials have regular meeting with Current and former NLL officials and coaches  to make sure we are coaching and officiating the best and safest game.
  • Sign up’s are done individually or as a small group.
  • Sport court surface.  Only wear basketball style shoes.
  • NLL Rules with minor amendments.  
  • Great Historic Barn to play in!
  • Authentic Box Lacrosse Experience.
  • No box experience is necessary but you must be a solid player.
  • Professional Cat 3 Goalie Gear is provided to those that want to be one of our tenders.
  • 30 Second Shot Clocks.
  • Origins LC reserves the right to adjust the league based on registration numbers.

Origins Sports Measures for  2020/2021 Events – Updated 11/15/2020

Unless prohibited by federal, state or local order, Origins is committed to safely running lacrosse events during the summer of 2020. While adhering to all federal, state, and local guidelines, Origins will attempt to provide opportunities for participation in sport and as safe an environment as possible considering current circumstances.

Game Day Precautions – General
Due to Covid 19 here are some of the precautions we will be taking until further notice.

  • Do not show up if you have recently come into contact with someone that has Covid, you are sick or show symptoms of being sick.
  • Everyone should have a mask available.  You are not required to wear one while playing.
  • Bring your own water.  It will be hot in the barn so make sure you have plenty of water.
  • Bathrooms will be limited to 25% percent of capacity.
  • Please have hand sanitizer with you and use it when needed.
  • Everyone is subject to touchless temperature checks.
  • Anyone that does not follow these guidelines will be asked to leave the building.

Game Day Precautions – Indoor Venues

  • Updated 11/15/2001 No spectators are permitted.  You may walk your child in but may not stay.  We hope to change this in the near future.  
  • If available Locker rooms are only open to the goalies. Please don your gear in the parking lot. When games are done please immediately leave the area and ungear by your car.
  • Benches.  Please maintain social distancing while on the benches.  Players may use the bench and sub box to accomplish this.
  • No face-offs due to the close contact of heavy breathing bodies.  Goalies will clear after each goal and to determine the first face off win we will do a ro sham bo.  After the first quarter it will alternate.

Game Day Precautions – Outdoor Venues

  • When games are done please immediately leave the area and un-gear by your car.
  • Benches.  Please maintain social distancing while on your teams bench area.
  • No face-offs due to the close contact of heavy breathing bodies.  Goalies will clear after each goal and to determine the first face off win we will do a ro sham bo.  After the first quarter it will alternate.
  • Spectators are allowed but they must wear masks, stay in the bench area across from the players and must practice social distancing.  Members of the same family may sit together.

Symptom Screening
Athletes, parents, officials, and staff will be responsible for screening themselves for COVID-19 related symptoms prior to attending or participating in any Origins events. If you have any symptoms of COVID-19, or if you’ve. Had close contact with an individual with confirmed COVID-19, you should stay at home, consult your primary care physician, and follow CDC guidelines for quarantine and isolation.

Please use the following graphic as a guide for self-screening:


Vulnerable Populations
There are certain segments of the population who are at an increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19 including individuals who are 65 years of age or older, those with heart, lung, kidney, or liver disease, those with diabetes, and those with immunodeficiencies. These individuals should not attend Origins events this summer.

If You are Sick
If you become ill on the day of the event, please stay at home. If you have had close contact with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 14 days, please stay at home. Please view these CDC guidelines on what quarantine and isolation, what they mean, and when you should use them.

  • If you are sick on the day of the event (e.g., sneezing, coughing, sniffles, have a fever, or don’t feel well), please do not attend the event.
  • Anyone repeatedly sneezing or coughing may be asked to immediately leave the premises.
  • Those returning from a country with ongoing COVID-19 infections should monitor their health and follow the instructions from public health officials.

Personal Protective Equipment

  • All staff should have PPE such as face masks and gloves.  
  • All attendees including staff, players, coaches, spectators, and officials must have a face mask with them. Face masks must be worn when in communal settings and when in close proximity to others. All attendees will be responsible for bringing their own facemask. 
  • This does not include players / officials while playing / officiating a game.
  • Players should don their gear in the parking lot before entering the building and after the game should immediately leave the area and take your gear off by your car.

Everyday Preventive Actions
All attendees should practice everyday preventive actions – including, but not limited to:

  • Washing hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  • Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer (with at least 60% alcohol) if soap and water are not available
  • Abstain from touching their face (mouth, eyes, or nose)
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and throw tissue in the trash or use the inside of your elbow
  • Avoid touching frequently touched surfaces (railings, doorknobs, countertops etc…)

*  A $20.00 late fee may be added if registering less than 30 days of the start date.
* We will follow all state and local Covid-19 guidelines and may have to adjust the league based on public safety.
* Origins LC reserves the right to adjust or make changes to the league at their discretion.