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Updated boys’ lacrosse events: Winter clinics, training, camps, summer camps, tourneys

Monday, 26th December 2011

Categories Boy's/Men's, Camps, Clinics, Events, High School, Leagues, Tournaments, Training, Youth  
 

Boys’ Events

Leagues

Offering top flight NLL-style lacrosse instructional leagues to players in Bucks, Montgomery, Chester and Lehigh counties, as well as Philadelphia, American Indoor Lacrosse has Winter youth leagues are forming now at The Factory in King of Prussia and Bucksmont Indoor Sports Center, Hatfield, PA. Are you on target to take your game to the next level? American Indoor Lacrosse Association (AILA) is spearheading the indoor lacrosse phenomenon of blending the skill sets formed by these two versions of the sport. With lacrosse icons leading the way, local Philadelphia players can expect to be one step ahead of the trend. AILA president/CEO, Johnny Mouradian (GM/Head Coach of NLL Philadelphia Wings, Canadian Hall of Famer, GM – Canadian National Team) has engaged professionals such as Canadian, Kevin Crowley and Philly native Steve Holmes (Germantown Academy alum).

Click here to register for a league and for more information on local and national programs can be found by clicking here

Clinics

“Developing the Shooter” clinic, Dec. 30, 10 a.m.-noon, at Hagan Arena’s Multi-Purpose Room, St. Joseph’s University, 5600 City Ave, Philadelphia. Run by St. Joe’s men’s lacrosse team, clinic is for boys in grades 6 through 8, parking is available in the surface lot adjacent to Hagan Arena. This clinic will focus on teaching the different fundamental movements of shooting – Catch and shoot; shooting on the run; inside shooting, and more! Each clinic participant will receive a substantial number of repetitions and attention from the Saint Joseph’s University coaching staff. Defensemen are encouraged to come. We will not be instructing goalies during this clinic. Staff: Dan Keating – Assistant Coach, SJU; Mike Keating – Assistant Coach, SJU.
Check-in: 15 minutes before the start of the clinic in the lobby of Hagan arena. Please bring a signed waiver form (see below) and check made payable to Saint Joseph’s University.

Email Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu to let him know you are attending. The clinic is $40.00. Complete and sign the waiver/information sheet.
Link to register: http://keatinglacrosse.com/events.asp

Greg Cattrano Lacrosse Goalie Clinic for boys and girls, Sunday, Jan. 15 at Shipley School’s Gymnasium from noon-4 p.m. The indoor clinic is presented By Shipley Athletics and the Boys’ Lacrosse program. Weather permitting, some of the clinic also will be held outdoors on the new Shipley turf fields at Montgomery Avenue in Bryn Mawr. Each participant will receive an unstrung Warrior Head, an $80.00 retail value.

Click here for more info and registration.

Winter Camps

Elite Training’s Pre-Season Lacrosse Speed, Strength and Conditioning Camp. Next Session: January 5-March 3
Time: Thursday 7-8 pm, Saturday, 2:30-3:30pm; 4 North Warner Ave. Bryn Mawr, PA 19010.
Target age: Boys and girls that are currently in 6th to 12th grades. Lacrosse specific Strength, Speed and Conditioning Training Camp will address the unique needs of lacrosse players, such as footwork, hand speed, explosive power, muscular strength, anaerobic endurance, cardiovascular conditioning, core training and injury prevention.
Click here to register: http://elitetrainingsports.com/Speed_Strength.html
E-mail: Wayne@EliteTrainingSports.com or call 610-203-1409
Price is $199 per athlete, per session

Winter Goalie School from World Champion Lacrosse, Hosted by Chestnut Hill College coach Brian Dougherty, Sundays 9am-noon starting Jan 22nd ending Feb 19th, at Suburban Sports Complex, Conshohocken (Directions: http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl)
Cost: $375 per goalie
Goalie school is all about getting you ready for your spring season. Coach Doc breaks down techniques and corrects habits so you can dominate. Live shots, film/chalktalk and drills. Dougherty is an Episcopal Academy grad and former NCAA Goalie of the Year (Maryland) and NLL, ALL, World Cup champion. Othe rinstructors are former Philly pros Kevin Keenan and Eric Gregg.
Registration: Click here .

Summer camps

La Salle Summer camps, run by La Salle boys’ lacrosse program

Day Camp – Dates: June 18-22, 2012; Time: 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Ages: Boys 7-16 & Girls 5-13 – Fee: $260

S4 Evening Camp -Dates: June 25-28, 2012; Time: 5:00-8:30 p.m.
Ages: Boys 11-16 – Fee: $200
Click here to register.

Camps offer One-on-one training, challenging competitions, informative lectures, creative drills, high fidelity video sessions, and first-rate facilities, which all add up to a great lacrosse experience. Each instructional period is tailored with one goal in mind – to make you a better lacrosse player.

Training

NETMINDERS Goalie School™, Private Instruction for Lacrosse Goalies Since 1979. Training in Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring, for boys in Grades 7 through 12, and college. Have Net, Will Travel. Visit our web site at: http://netmindersgs.home.comcast.net. Contact Coach Joe Lore at Netmindersgs@aol.com


Tournament

Meltdown Lacrosse Tournament IV, June 23-24, 2012, Abington High, 5 Game Guaranteed; First Day, Saturday – Pool Play (3 games)
Second day, Sunday – Playoffs/Consolation (2+ games)

Ages; Compete for Brindle Cup Trophy; Brackets U10 – High School; Fields: 12 centrally located grass fields. Other info: *Live internet brackets and Twitter results />
*Online registration and waivers; *Meltdown 2011: 82 teams; *All-Meltdown all-stars selected in each division.

Sign up info: *$1050 per team before April 1; *Multi-team discounts available; Click here to register or to get more info

Format for submitting events on Phillylacrosse.com:

Clinic:

Name of clinic; Date, time, location, target age; One sentence description of what’s being offered at clinic and instructor(s) if relevant; how to register (with link, e-mail, number, listing price is optional).
(also, if deadline for registration, other critical info).

League

Name of league; Dates running, time, location, target age; One sentence description of league; how to register (with link, e-mail, number; listing price is optional). (also, if deadline for registration, other critical info).

Camp:

Name of camp; Dates running, time, location, target age; One sentence description of what’s being offered with instructors if you wish; how to register (with link, e-mail, number; listing price is optional). (also, if deadline for registration, other critical info).

Tournament:

Name of tourney; Dates running, time, location, target age; One sentence description of format; how to register (with link, e-mail, number; listing price is optional). (also, if deadline for registration, other critical info).

As of Jan. 1, 2011, camp listings cost $50; clinics, trainings, leagues cost $20. (the cost is free to advertisers.)

To submit a listing, e-mail us at golax@phillylacrosse.com


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