Erin Barnes, Player Development Program Chair announced that newly revised Player Development program manual will be available to the APA members soon. The new manual will have more clearly defined descriptions of what the Program does, and should help all members to understand what is available to them and their clubs. 2017 Applications for Youth programs will be out soon, … [Read more...] about Player Development Program News
For those who may not know, the APA has a long running youth exchange with New South Wales, Australia. One year, we send a team of U16 there and the next year, they send a team to us. This exchange has been running for over 25 years and has a rich history. It is an honor to be selected and even considered. This summer the squad will travel to New South Wales with Coach Nick … [Read more...] about 2016 Youth Development Program U16 Team Announced!
PDP has a strong group for 2015 Youth Player Development Program Congratulations to the members of the 2015 Youth Development Program. During 2015, these members are eligible for selection to inbound tour teams, outbound tour teams, free sponsored clinics, and free sponsored meals. They will also be receiving their official YDT shirts and gifts in the mail very soon! Karl … [Read more...] about 2015 YDP announced!
2017 Youth Development Program Information Benefits of Membership The APA Youth Development Program (YDP) works to encourage and develop skills in youth polocrosse players. The APA currently supports U16 and U21. U16 members are those players who are under 16 on January 1. U21 members are those players aged 21 or under. Members of the YDP are automatically “long listed” … [Read more...] about Youth Development Team Program
The Player Development Committee would like to recognize the members of the 2014 Youth Development Team! These young women and men have committed to the Player Development Program for the year. They are long listed for the U16 and U21 teams and have the opportunity to be chosen to those teams if certain criteria are met. If you see these players around the pitch in the next … [Read more...] about Player Development Program UPDATE