Coach Murphy is a native of Wilmington, NC. He attended New Hanover High School and played four years of varsity lacrosse before graduating and heading to Gulford College to continue his playing career. He holds a B.S. in sports and exercise science in addition to six years of lacrosse coaching experience at the middle school and varsity levels. Murphy started coaching at Covenant Day in spring of 2018.
Preseason sign-ups indicate we have enough 7th and 8th grade to field a team and do not need to utilize 6th graders. We anticipate having a limited program for 6th graders to allow them to develop skills. We will communicate to those 6th graders who expressed an interest during sign-ups.
The first day of practice will be February 3, Fullwood Field, at 3:30 pm. Practice will conclude at 5:00 pm.
Athletes must provide all protective gear other than helmets. Athletes must also provide cleats, sticks.
Covenant Day will provide home and away uniforms as well as helmets.
Games will be played at Warner Park or Fullwood Field.
Paperwork: All athletes must
have a current physical (within the last year), parent permission form,
signed concussion statement, and the $25 athletic participation fee
submitted before the first day of tryouts/practice. All paperwork must be
uploaded to the Magnus system online. Questions about paperwork may be directed to
Mary Hill. firstname.lastname@example.org