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Updated listing of Philly boys’ skills, recruiting summer lacrosse camps

Monday, 18th June 2012

Categories Boy's/Men's, Camps, Events, High School, Recruiting, Youth  
 

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/18/12

Boys Skills Camps

Black Bear summer lacrosse camps for boys and girls aged 4 to 15. Campers should sign up quickly as slots fill up fast. Click here to register.
The camps will be held on these dates:
Collegeville, Pa-June 18-22 Boys only
Kennett, Pa-June 25-29 Boys only
Avalon, NJ Week 1-July 2-6 Boys and Girls
Ocean City, NJ Jul. 9 to Jul. 13 – Boys only
West Chester, Pa-July 9-13 Boys only
Stone Harbor, NJ -July 23-27 Boys and Girls
Avalon, NJ Week 2-Aug. 13-17 Boys and Girls
In addition to the fundamentals program, which is designed to introduce the game of lacrosse to beginning and intermediate level players, Black Bear camps provide advanced technique and training for experienced players. Black Bear campers will enjoy daily scrimmages, instructional sessions, contests, and daily personal interaction with the coaches. Players of all abilities and experience are welcome.

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.

John Nostrant Summer Lacrosse Camps at Eastern University and The Haverford School. Hurry and take advantage of our early bird price of $300.00 through 03/01/2012.
Full price is $325.00. All of the information and online sign-up can be found on www.LacrosseFever.com

Session 1: June 18-21, 2012 @ Eastern University
Session 2: June 25-28, 2012 @ The Haverford School
Session 3: July 9-12, 2012 @ The Haverford School

World Champ Camp: by Baggataway Lacrosse. A youth day camp at Plymouth Whitemarsh HS Victory Fields will be the setting for the second year of the highly successful World Champ Camp. Boys in Grade K-6 can come out for four days of learning and fun from 9am-2pm.

This summer there will be two sessions available for registration: Session 1 – June 18-21 & Session 2 – August 6-10. Both camps will be directed by Brian “Doc” Dougherty Goalie for the 2010 Team USA. Players work on fundamental aspects of the game during the morning and play in games in the afternoon. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from a World Champion.
Go to www.baggatawaylaxclub.uslaxteams.com/ for more information.

Developing the Youth Lacrosse Player Camp: Boys going into 5th and 6th grades, June 19-21, 9AM-12PM, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395. Camp will be conducted on Finnesey Field.

Registration and Payment: Email Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu to let him know you are attending. The camp is $200. Checks made payable to Saint Joseph’s University. Complete and sign the waiver/information sheet. (on website)
Link to the camp page:
www.keatinglacrosse.com
Coaching Staff: Taylor Wray – Head Coach, Dan Keating – Assistant Coach, Mike Keating – Assistant Coach, Kevin Crowley – Assistant Coach. Please contact Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu for any questions (610 660 3200).

The Division I Experience – On Hawk Hill Camp: Rising 9th-12th grade players, June 19-21, 6-9PM, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395. Camp will be conducted on Finnesey Field.

Registration and Payment: Email Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu to let him know you are attending. The camp is $200. Checks made payable to Saint Joseph’s University. Complete and sign the waiver/information sheet. (on website)

Check-in: 30 minutes before the start of camp in the lobby of Hagan Arena. Please bring your signed waiver form (on website) and check made payable to Saint Joseph’s University. Hagan Arena parking lot is accessed off of 54th Street. Please have all equipment for each day of camp (helmet, gloves, arm pads, shoulder pads, stick, mouth guard, tank-top).

Link to the camp page: www.keatinglacrosse.com

Coaching Staff: Taylor Wray – Head Coach, Dan Keating – Assistant Coach, Mike Keating – Assistant Coach, Kevin Crowley – Assistant Coach. Please contact Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu for any questions (610 660 3200).

The Hawk Hill Experience Camp: Rising 7th and 8th grade players, June 19-21, 2PM-5PM, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395. Camp will be conducted on Finnesey Field.

Registration and Payment: Email Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu to let him know you are attending. The fee for camp is $200. Checks made payable to Saint Joseph’s University. Complete and sign the waiver/information sheet. (on website)

Check-in: 30 minutes before the start of camp in the lobby of Hagan Arena. Please bring your signed waiver form (on website) and check made payable to Saint Joseph’s University. Hagan Arena parking lot is accessed off of 54th Street. Please have all equipment for each day of camp (helmet, gloves, arm pads, shoulder pads, stick, mouth guard, tank-top).

Link to the camp page:
www.keatinglacrosse.com

Coaching Staff: Taylor Wray – Head Coach, Dan Keating – Assistant Coach, Mike Keating – Assistant Coach, Kevin Crowley – Assistant Coach. Please contact Dan Keating at dkeating@sju.edu for any questions (610 660 3200).

GameBreaker Co-Ed Day Camp- The Shipley School, June 25- Thurs June 28 – 9a–3p
The Shipley School’s Turf Farm Fields Athletic Complex- Gladwyne, PA
website: http://www.laxcamps.com/camps/PA/shipley2007.html
Boys’ Director Mark Duncan-AD and Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former Lehigh University Standout Attacker and NCAA Div I National Leading Goal Scorer
Girls’ Director Katelyn Martin- Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former West Chester U All-American Attacker and NCAA Div II National Stat Record Holder

Main Line Youth Lacrosse Camp: June 25-29, 2012, Dittmar Park fields, Radnor Township. For Boys and Girls entering 2nd thru 8th grades.

The Main Line Youth Lacrosse Camp offers an excellent opportunity for each player to learn and refine the necessary skills of lacrosse to enhance every player’s ability. This camp has been in existence since 1980. Many camp graduates have gone on to very successful high school and college careers.

Individualized instruction is provided in the areas of throwing, catching, cradling, scooping, dodging and checking. Team strategies are introduced all week long. Ample time is devoted to scrimmaging to put the skills into practice. Students will be instructed by high school and college players along with established coaches from the area.

For more information contact: George Wattles, 484-424-1720 or wattles@ea1785.org

Phoenixville Boy’s Lacrosse Camp: June 25th – June 29th, 5pm-8pm, Phoenixville Area High School- Washington Turf Field, Target age: K-8

The Phoenixville Boy’s Lacrosse camp will focus on building fundamentals and having fun. The camp is open to all athletes, and no prior lacrosse experience is necessary. Staff will include current members of the Phoenixville Boy’s Lacrosse program, high school coaches, and other position coaches. Families can pre-register their son at https://sites.google.com/site/phoenixvillelacrosse/summer-lax-camp cost is $100 for the week.

Please contact head coach Grady Wise at grady.b.wise@gmail.com

“GET READY” HIGH SCHOOL CAMP
DATES: June 25 – 27
AGES: Rising 9th – 12th Graders (Limited to 60 players)
COST: $200 (Evening Camp: 5pm – 8pm)
WHERE: United Sports, Downingtown, PA

High intensity, high pace, high rep! Get ready for the summer tournament season! “GET READY” Lacrosse Camp will focus on all aspects of lacrosse training, but, most importantly, will allow high school players to get ahead of the recruiting process on and off the field. Having the opportunity to train with and compete against professional lacrosse players in a highly competitive atmosphere for 3 hours a night will get you ready and help take your game to the next level. Campers will receive helpful tips to improve exposure at recruiting events. The RELENTLESS Lacrosse staff played for the top Division 1 lacrosse programs and know what it takes for high school players to take their game to the next level.

http://unitedsports.net/instruction/boys-lacrosse-summer-camps/

Be Your Best Lacrosse Camp is offering two sessions for boys and girls in grades K to 8 at Wissahickon Middle School. The director is Dave Sowers, former head boys’ lacrosse coach at Hatboro-Horsham and an assistant at Upper Dublin. The camp has run since 2003. The cost is $225 per session or $399 for both sessions. Register at: http://www.beyourbestlax.com/
Session 1: June 25-29 8:30am-2:30pm
Session 2: July 9-13 8:30am-2:30pm

Penn State Lacrosse Goalie Camp: July 1-4, Boys aged 8 to 18, The Goalie Camp is designed to provide goalies with the use of specialized drills and individual instruction sessions to enhance skill development in the cage. Solid instruction will focus on strategies to help goalies further refine their skills in game-like situations. Goalies will also participate in all games and several drills during the Penn State Instructional Camp. Instructors in the past have been Penn State alumni and current MLL All-Stars, Long Island Lizard Drew Adams (’09) and Chesapeake Bayhawk Chris Garrity (’03).

To register for a Penn State lacrosse camp, click here.

Penn State Lacrosse Instructional Camp: July 1-4, Students ages 8-18. The Lacrosse Instructional Camp will include stick-work practices, games and solid instruction that will focus on offensive and defensive strategies to help the players further refine their skills. Individual-help sessions and extra scrimmages under the lights will also be held.

To register for a Penn State lacrosse camp, click here.

Penn State Freshman/Sophomore Elite Camp: July 5-6, The Freshman/Sophomore Elite Camp is a two-day competitive camp which will focus on advanced skill development and team play concepts for more advanced skill players who are serious about raising their skills in preparation for playing at the collegiate level.

To register for a Penn State lacrosse camp, click here.

Brotherly Love Lacrosse CampThe first annual overnight or extended day camp at Chestnut Hill College, exclusively for Shooters and Goalies is run by World Champion Lacrosse July 9-12, from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Brian Dougherty and Drew Adams will head up the Goalie side of camp teaching players the “Philly Style” of playing between the pipes. If you are a Youth or HS Goalie, this is the best camp in the world for making you a better Goalie. Adam Eddinger and Ray Kendrick will direct the shooters in camp through various tactics and techniques.

Both Shooters and Goalies will be videotaped during certain drills and have their actions critiqued in “Film Sessions” to break from the heat in camp. Some of the amenities players can look forward to in the week are Air Conditioned Dorms, Indoor Pool, Game Rooms, Film Sessions and fun on the field.

Go to www.baggatawaylaxclub.uslaxteams.com/ for more information.

RELENTLESS LACROSSE SUMMER CAMP
DATES: July 9 – 12 | July 23 – 26 (Please note these are M-Th camps)
AGES: 7 – 9 years old (ONLY Half-day) / 10 – 17 years old (Half or Full-day)
COST: $160 (Half-day: 9am – 12pm) or $260 (Full-day: 9am – 4pm)
WHERE: United Sports, Downingtown, PA

Relentless Lacrosse Camp is a progressive program that teaches each player the basic skills of the game as well as position and team concepts. Players will be divided into 3 groups: Elementary, Middle and High School.

The first half of each day will focus on the skills of catching, passing, shooting and defensive stickwork through innovative drills and competitions. These fundamentals are essential for all players’ development. The second half of the day will be broken into position-specific groups to learn how to apply skills in game situations. As the week progresses, players will showcase and test their abilities they learned in series of games leading up to a … Relentless Camp-ionship!
http://unitedsports.net/instruction/boys-lacrosse-summer-camps/

GameBreaker Co-Ed Overnight Camp at Shadyside Academy, Pittsburgh, PA
When: Mon. July 9th-Thurs July 12th
Where- Shadyside Academy, Pittsburgh, PA
Website:
Boys’ Director Mark Duncan-AD and Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former Lehigh University Standout Attacker and NCAA Div I National Leading Goal Scorer
Girls’ Director Katelyn Martin- Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former West Chester U All-American Attacker and NCAA Div II National Stat Record Holder

Villanova University Overnight Instructional Camp, July 10-13, for athletes aged 11-to-17 that are interested in improving their basic skills and learning the techniques of lacrosse. The camp will be divided into a two junior divisions (11- and 12-year olds and 13- and 14- year-olds) and a senior division (15-to-17). The entire Villanova University Men’s Lacrosse staff as well as local high school coaches and many of the best current college players will be coaching. The highly skilled and beginners will benefit from the college and high school coaches who teach at the camp.

For more information go to www.villanovalacrossecamp.com

Malvern Prep Summer Lacrosse Camp
(Boy’s, ages 8-15)
Location: Malvern Preparatory School
Dates: July 16 – 19 (Monday – Thursday)
Times: 9:00 a.m. – 12 noon
Cost: $180
The Malvern Prep Lacrosse Camp believes in a quality learning experience that will help develop the “WHOLE PLAYER”. The camp is directed by Malvern Prep’s Head Lacrosse Coach, Dave Metzbower who will guide each player through a series of exciting drills with an emphasis on fundamentals and teamwork. Coach Metzbower and his staff will provide a safe enriching learning environment that all levels of play will strive in.
Registration Information: https://www.malvernprep.org/RelId/653621/ISvars/default/Sports_Camp_Registration.htm
Contact Information: Kurt Ruch, Sports Camp Director, kruch@malvernprep.org

GameBreaker Co-Ed Day Camp- Chalfont/ Bucks County North Branch Park
When: Mon. July 16th- Thurs July 19th – 9a-3p
Where: North Branch Park- Chalfont, PA
Website: http://www.laxcamps.com/camps/PA/NorthBranchParkBoys.html
Boys’ Director Mark Duncan-AD and Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former Lehigh University Standout Attacker and NCAA Div I National Leading Goal Scorer
Girls’ Director Katelyn Martin- Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former West Chester U All-American Attacker and NCAA Div II National Stat Record Holder

The Philadelphia Wings are holding a boys youth lacrosse camp at the beautiful Shipley School turf farm fields, Gladwyne, PA from July 16-19, 9:00am-3:00pm for grades 3-8. Youth players will be instructed by two of the Wings All Star players, “Dangerous” Dan Dawson and Kevin Crowley. This one-of-a-kind experience will include instruction that reflects both field and box lacrosse strategies and technique. Other NLL players and high-level coaches will assist in the camp, keeping a low camper to instructor ratio. Early registration discount by May 31 – $250.00 per camper; after June 1 – $295.00. To register and learn more: www.wingslacrossecamps.com or email wingslacrossecamps@gmail.com

IMG Lacrosse Academy, 5500 34th Street West Bradenton, Florida 34210

- Weekend camps are offered in July
July 20-July 22 and July 27-29
- Weekly camps are offered year-round
- 2 week youth camps are offered from May to August —
May 27-June 9, June 10-June 23, June 24-July 7, July 8-July 21, July 22-Aug. 4, Aug. 5-Aug. 18
- 3 week camps are offered from June to August —
June 17-July 7, July 8-July 28, July 29-Aug. 18
- 5 week camps are offered from June to August —
June 10-July 14, July 15-Aug. 18

The IMG Lacrosse Academy, part of IMG Academies in Bradenton, Florida, provides youth and high school players all the necessary skills to step your game up to the next level through a philosophy that revolves around guaranteeing players both individual and group instruction from some of the best coaches in the country.
For more information, or to register, visit: www.imgacademies.com/lacrosse-academy/
E-mail: register@IMGacademies.com or call 800-872-6425
Price is $1000-$2000 per week

GameBreaker Main Line Co-Ed Overnight Camp at Valley Forge Military Academy
When: Mon. July 30th- Thurs. Aug 2nd
Where- Valley Forge Military Academy, Wayne PA
Website: http://www.laxcamps.com/camps/PA/EasternU.html
Boys’ Director Mark Duncan-AD and Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former Lehigh University Standout Attacker and NCAA Div I National Leading Goal Scorer
Girls’ Director Katelyn Martin- Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Former West Chester U All-American Attacker and NCAA Div II National Stat Record Holder

Showcase Camps

Lehigh Valley Rising Senior Showcase, Boys Grade 12 & PG, Tuesday June 26th – Thursday June 28h, at Lehigh University.
Camp Description: The Lehigh Valley Showcase is designed to provide rising high school seniors from the Lehigh Valley and across the country with advanced skill development in a highly competitive, tournament style, playing environment. The showcase will provide a platform for players to display their skills in front of college coaches from Divisions I, II, and III, as these coaches will be invited to serve as instructors and also as recruiters. Off the field, players will take part in strength and speed training clinic (results will be given to take home at the end of camp), recruiting & academic seminar, and a leadership/character building seminar. The mission of the Lehigh Valley Showcase is to help prospective student athletes gain visibility within the recruiting landscape, while helping them grow as players and as people.
Click here to register

Villanova University 150 Showcase, 2 Sessions (Recruiting Classes of 2014 and 2015)
Dates: 1st Session June 30-July 2; 2nd Session July 13-15
This event will bring together some of the most talented rising sophomores and juniors in the country. Open to all prospects in the 2014 & 2015 classes, this three-day, two-night event will feature a practice run by college coaches, a recruiting seminar presented by the Villanova Men’s Lacrosse coaching staff, as well as 5 one-hour games for players to showcase their talents.
Register at www.villanovalacrossecamp.com

Lehigh Valley Rising Junior Showcase, Boys Grade 11, Wednesday July 25th – Friday July 27th, at Lehigh University
Camp Description: The Lehigh Valley Showcase is designed to provide rising high school juniors from the Lehigh Valley and across the nation with advanced skill development in a highly competitive, tournament style, playing environment. The showcase will provide a platform for players to display their skills in front of college coaches from Divisions I, II, and III, as these coaches will be invited to serve as instructors and also as recruiters. As one of the last showcase events of the summer, this is a great chance to be seen before the 2014 recruiting season gets rolling (September 1 is the first time college coaches can communicate with a PSA per NCAA rule). Off the field, players will take part in strength and speed training clinics (results will be given to take home at the end of camp), recruiting & academic seminar, and a leadership/character building seminar. The mission of the Lehigh Valley Showcase is to help campers gain visibility within the recruiting landscape, while helping them grow as players and as people.
Click here to register


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