Raptors Lacrosse mission is to give kids a chance to play the most exciting sport of on earth. We emphasize teaching players proper fundamentals along with good sportsmanship and teamwork. Serving Castle Rock, Castle Pines and Highlands Ranch.

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Change Team: 

All Raptors Lacrosse staff are volunteers. 

Ray Cross - Director of Boys Lacrosse

Ray grew up in Wilton, Connecticut where he played for the legendary coach Guy Whitten throughout Elementary School and High School.  Ray was a high school All-American selection and played on the only undefeated Wilton High School lacrosse team which finished #2 in the nation.  Ray is a 1999 graduate of Notre Dame where he was a two year starter for the lacrosse team helping lead the nationally ranked Irish to three NCAA tournament births and three GWLL regular season championships.  Since moving to Colorado in 2012, Ray has helped coach numerous youth teams and was an assistant coach at Colorado Academy High School.  Ray currently resides in Castle Pines, Colorado

Contact Ray at Ray.RaptorsAthletics@Gmail.com


Sarah Futa - Boys Lacrosse Manager

Sarah has been supporting youth lacrosse in Castle Rock and Castle Pines since 2011 when our programs was Cougars Lacrosse. Sarah has two sons that have played with our program, the youngest in his final Spring season in 2018. Sarah is also a member of the Executive Board for Raptors Athletics holding the Secretary/Tresurer seat. Sarah currently resides in Castle Rock, Colorado 

Contact Sarah at Sarah.RaptorsAthletics@Gmail.com


Jackie Heersink - Boys Lacrosse Assistant Manager

Jackie has two sons that play in the Raptors Lacrosse program and she graciously volunteers her time to support the boys lacrosse program through communication, registration management and the various adminstrative tasks that are required to run a successful program such as ours! Jackie currently resides in Castle Rock, Colorado

Contact Jackie at Jackie.RaptorsLacrosse@Gmail.com