About Us

 

Established in 2009, Cougar Select was created to give the top youth players in the area the opportunity to play together against the best competition. Since then Cougar Select and now in 2013 Team NC will now transition from regional tournament's to attending some of the best high school events on a national scale. Cougar Select and Team NC are a competitive boys travel lacrosse programs. We field a full range of grade based teams. We also offer off season camps and position specific clinics to provide instruction to players of all experience levels. Based in the Raleigh area of North Carolina, our players come from programs from all over the central part of North Carolina.Teams play in highly competitive tournaments throughout the East Coast during the summer and fall.

Our experienced coaching staff of some of the best high school and middle school coaches in the area has years of coaching and playing experience at all levels. Cougar Select and Team NC are committed to providing every player with a positive learning experience alongside some of the region's most talented players. The philosophy of both Cougar Select and Team NC is that active participation on a competitive team combined with an established quality coaching staff will provide student/athletes the experience to develop lifetime skills such as leadership, teamwork and good sportsmanship.

UPDATED.. 8/22/13

Cougar Select and Team NC coaches, parents and lacrosse players,

We have some exciting news! As many of you may have heard, the Apex Sports Authority (ASA) has agreed to sell the assets of ASA Lacrosse to the Carolina Youth Lacrosse Association (CYLA). The partnership with ASA and CYLA will continue for years to come. Norris Park will continue to be the home of CYLA during the lacrosse season and ASA during football season.

The Director of Carolina Youth Lacrosse Association, TJ DeLuca, the longtime Commissioner of ASA Lacrosse is excited to take this areas youth lacrosse program to another level. With a great support staff of awesome coaches and CYLA Board Members, comprised of dedicated parent volunteers, the mission statement they share is the desire to take a very successful quality program like ASA Lacrosse to a higher level. We hope each one of you join us in this journey. Please follow us on our new website www.carolinalax.com for updated program information, camps, position clinics and coaching workshops.

The end of an era in select level travel lacrosse is an exciting new beginning for us as well. The Cougar Select and Team NC brand that many of you have come to love are taking a bold step in reformatting as Red Devil United starting this fall! The Red Devil United programs will stand for the highest level of quality, as we encompass great coaching, challenging tournament selections as well as what we strive to be the best travel lacrosse experience for your entire family. The Red Devil United family is being designed to grow well beyond the Raleigh Durham area and into other states on the east coast.