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True Lacrosse is excited to begin our fourth year-round season in Chicago! The True Chicago Boys Teams are for players in the city of Chicago who want the same elite, high-level training True Lacrosse has offered for the last 10 years throughout Illinois. 

True Chicago 2020-2021 Format, Schedule & Pricing for U8

Training Options:

  • Full-year $1200 
  • Fall $400 (Sept 13-Oct 30)
  • Spring $400 (Mar 1-May 2) *will not conflict with JYD*
  • Summer $600 (Jul 1-Aug 15)

​FY​ registration saves you 15% ($1400 for all 3 seasons on a la carte basis vs $1200 ​registering for ​the full-year)

Spring Structure (Mar 1 - May 2): 
3 team trainings/week in March
1 team training/week in April
1 skills/positional session/week in April

True Scrimmage Day

*Will NOT conflict with JYD Season*

Summer Structure (Jul 1 - Aug 15):
2 team trainings/week
1 skills/positional session/week

Tentative Tourney Schedule: Windy City Lax Bash

Missed the 8/8 evaluation/scrimmage day?

If you missed the 8/8 evaluation/scrimmage day, but are interested in joining True this year, please contact Director Peter Murphy.

Returning Travel Team Player? Register Here for the 2020-2021 Club Season

As a returning True player, we already know what you bring to the table. 

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U8 April Training Schedule

U8 APRIL Training Schedule:

Tuesday/Thursday: 4:00pm - 5:30pm @ Montrose Turf

Saturday: 9:00am - 10:30am @ Clark Park

*Please see individual team pages for specifics. Reference the chart below for the appropriate team based on your child's grade/graduation year*

*Subject to change*

Tournaments for 2020-2021

Scrimmage Day @ TBD

Summer Tournaments:
Windy City Lax Bash

*All schedules subject to change*

Graduation Years 2020-2021 Club Season

Level School Grade(s)
8U 1st Graders - 2032  &  2nd Graders - 2031
10U 3rd Graders - 2030  &  4th Graders - 2029
12U 5th Graders - 2028  &  6th Graders - 2027
14U 7th Graders - 2026 &  8th Graders - 2025
High School 9th Graders - 2024,  10th Graders - 2023,  11th Graders - 2022  &  12th Graders - 2021

Spring Season Begins


NEW! Chicago Girls Summer Travel Teams

True Chicago's Girls program took off this year! If you are tired of traveling outside the city to receive quality lacrosse education, come train with True!

For more information, visit the Chicago Girls Page.

True Chicago Directors

Tim Lang

  • 2011 Graduate at Sachem North High School (Lake Ronkonkoma, NY): Varsity Lacrosse CaptainAll-County honors. Varsity Football CaptainAll-County honors
  • 2015 Graduate at UMBC (University of Maryland, Baltimore County): Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics. 4 year member, Captain of Men's Lacrosse team
  • Defensive Coordinator, Sachem North High School Varsity Lacrosse team (2015-2019)
  • Assistant Coach, Sachem North High School Varsity Football team (2015-2019)
  • Club coaching experience with Team 91 Long Island and Long Island Rush Lacrosse (2015-2021)
  • Professional Experience: Sales at Manhattan Beer Distributors (2019-2021)

Tim Lang

Director, Chicago Lakers

Phone: 631-834-7928

Coach Rob Fournie

Coach Fournie has a wealth of knowledge and possesses an endless bag of drills. He has been involved with True for the past 7 years and has been coaching Evanston High School and Evanston Youth for the past 15. Rob played goalie at Loyola University Chicago. 

Coach Zach Labrum

Coach Zach played high school lacrosse at Libertyville High School before attending Brigham Young University, where he played all four years. In his time at BYU, the team won two conference championships and made two MCLA Final Four appearances. As a senior, Zach was named captain, 2nd team all-conference, all-tournament team, and honorable mention All-American. Zach and his wife live in Chicago and are anxiously awaiting the arrival of their first baby boy this winter. Coach Zach loves having the opportunity to work with young players and share his passion for the game.

Coach Dave Barr

Coach Barr joins the True Chicago staff this year as a youth coach. He is currently the head coach for Lane Tech and has been with the program for 5 years now. A 3x State Champion and 2x All-State recipient in his native Arizona, Coach Barr went on to be a 3-year starter and team captain at Whittier College (CA).

Returning Travel Team Players Can Register Here for the 2020-2021 Season

As a returning True player, we already know what you bring to the table.