Michigan Sports Academies (MSA) is proud to join forces with girl's lacrosse program, Mitten Select. Mitten Select will become part of Michigan Lax Academy in the summer of 2019. The current coaching staff lead by Rob Harris will stay on board as well as the signature Mitten colors of blue and red. This joint effort with provide new and exciting opportunities for both Mitten Select and MLXA athletes.
MSA Sports Experience Director Mayme Vlietstra says, "We are excited to bring Mitten Select Lacrosse Club into the fold here at Michigan Sports Academies. The addition of someone like Coach Harris provides the opportunity for more athletes to enjoy his Elite level training combined with the MSA experience."
Michigan Select's values - to grow the game of lacrosse in West Michigan and to shape athletes into leaders and teammates - align with the heart of the MSA mission - Teach. Life. Sport.
MSA is the home of four competitive sports programs with three state of the art facilities throughout Grand Rapids. MSA works to train athletes for the level they want to achieve. This has driven MSA to develop programming with a focus on individual skill development. Playing sports is an excellent avenue to teach characteristics such as dedication, teamwork, discipline, self-confidence, and sportsmanship. These goals are the foundation of Michigan Sports Academies.
If interested in learning more and joining the MLXA family, please refer to our website http://mlaxacademy.com/. More information to come regarding future programming!