New York Lizards

About Us

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 2014, the Lizards played five of their home games at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium and one game at Stony Brook University’s LaValle 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 $20. For more information about purchasing tickets to a Lizards game, go to

Youth Programing


Summer Camps

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. Camps are staffed by Lizards players and members of the coaching staff. The full summer camp schedule can be found online at

  • NY/Westchester Summer Camp at Mount St. Michael Academy
    • July 14 - July 17, 9 AM – 3 PM daily
    • Open to boys and girls entering grades 1-12 for the 2014/2015 school year
    • A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Matthew Wallace Foundation
  • Long Island Day Camp at Brentwood State Park
    • July 21 – 24, 9AM - 3PM, daily
    • Open to boys and girls entering grades 1-8 for the 2014-15 school year
  • Holy Trinity Evening Camp at Holy Trinity High School in Hicksville
    • July 28 – 31, 5PM - 8PM daily
    • Open to boys entering grades 4-9 for the 2014/2015 school year
  • Faceoff Academy/Goalie Training Combine at Hofstra University
    • Face-off specialists and owners of The Faceoff Academy Greg "Beast" Gurenlian, Jerry Ragonese, Chris Mattes will partner with goalie Drew Adams to bring top of the line face-off and goalie training to Long Island.
    • Thursday, August 7
      • 9 AM – 12 PM: Boys grades 5-8
      • 2 PM – 5 PM: Boys grades 9-12
      • East Hampton Camp
        • August 25 and 26, 9 AM – 3 PM daily
        • Open to boys and girls entering grades 1-8 for the 2014-15 school year

Lizards Elite 2015 Travel Team

The Lizards Elite will hold tryouts for the 2015 travel team on Saturday, August 9 beginning at 12 PM at Hofstra University. Tryouts are open to boys entering grades 3-10 for the 2014/2015 school year. For more information, go to