The New York Lizards of Major League Lacrosse (MLL) were founded in 2001 as one of the league’s six original teams. Formerly the Long Island Lizards, the team won the Steinfeld Cup in its inaugural season, 2001, as well as in 2003. In 2013, the Lizards played five of their home games at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium and two games at Randall's Island's Icahn Stadium.
The New York Lizards are owned by majority owner Medallion Financial Corp, Vice Chairman, Richard Mack, and other investors.
Games and Tickets
The Lizard’s season runs from late April until mid-August, playing seven games at home and seven away. Special packages to Lizards games are available for birthday parties, Family Fun Packs, fundraisers, and group outings. Individual game tickets start at just $15. For more information about purchasing tickets to a Lizards game, go to NYLizards.com/tickets.
Throughout the year, the New York Lizards host a series of youth camps and clinics, run by Lizard’s players and coaching staff. Summer camps are four days long and held throughout the tri-state area. Clinics take place in the fall and winter, and are generally two to three hours in length. Clinics are also held throughout the tri-state area. Different clinics are held for boys of varying ages and skill levels. For more information about fall and winter clinics, go to NYLizards.com/clinics.
The New York Lizards are excited to announce the launch of their brand new travel team, the Lizards Elite.
The Lizards Elite will hold tryouts at Syosset Stillwell Park on September 14, 15 and 21. Cost for registration is $60. Tryouts for each age group will be held as follows:
September 14th and 21st
- 2023 and 2022 (3rd and 4th grade): 2 PM - 4 PM
- 2021 and 2020 (5th and 6th grade): 4 PM - 6 PM
- 2019 and 2018 (7th and 8th grade): 11 AM - 1 PM
- 2017 and 2016 (9th and 10th grade): 9 AM - 11 AM