Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 1/16/10
The Pennsylvania men’s lacrosse team is holding a Coaches Clinic and Open Practice on Feb. 6 to benefit the IMLCA support fund for Bellarmine coach Jack McGetrick.
The event will be held at Dunning Center (adjacent to Franklin Field) & Franklin Field. The charge is $5 plus a donation.
McGetrick is a longtime men’s lacrosse coach and current head coach of Bellarmine who recently was diagnosed with prostate cancer. With his insurance not covering all of his medical expenses, McGetrick is struggling to pay the bills as he fights the illness. Coaches throughout the country will be conducting clinics this winter to raise money for the Cortland grad.
The clinic begins at 10 a.m. At and 12:15 p.m. the Penn team practice open to all participating coaches.
The clinic topics include:
Practice Planning and Program Management – Head coach Mike Murphy.
Extra Man Offense – Assistant coach Chris Wojcik.
Team Defense – Goalies coach and US National Team member Brian Dougherty.
Dodging and Shooting – Assistant coach and Philadelphia Wings member John Christmas.
Click here for registration form. For more information, contact Chris Wojcik at firstname.lastname@example.org or (215) 898-6127.