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Updated listing of Philly boys’ lacrosse events: Clinics, tournaments, training

Sunday, 2nd December 2012

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

Boys’ Events


Winter Lacrosse Conditioning, at Malvern Preparatory School, boys 9th grade an up, 11-week program runs Saturdays 1-2pm from December 1st- February 9th. This high intensity style of training will improve player endurance, stamina, strength, flexibility, power, speed, coordination, agility and balance. Training sessions will consist of: Drop Sets, Super sets, Circuit Training, Jump rope, Hill workouts, Sprint workouts, Medicine Ball workouts, Plyometrics, Stretching.
After every training session each athlete will receive a weekly training program to follow for the upcoming week. Staff: Todd MacFarlane, Malvern Preparatory School, Assistant Lacrosse Coach, Former NLL Player, Former United States Marine Training Specialist, Has trained numerous Professional, International, College and High School Players
Please bring: running shoes, towel, cleats, sweatshirt, sweatpants shorts and t-shirt. The eleven week program will cost $275.00; Please make checks payable to: Malvern Preparatory School. Registration is open to the first 20 athletes only.
To register, contact Coach MacFarlane at or 760-390-7325 (Cell)

Lacrosse Evolution Boys Lacrosse S.A.Q. Training: Training classes for boys lacrosse players grades 1-12 all levels and skill sets. Training offered 4 days a week at Downingtown and King of Prussia training centers. Training runs from January 7th to March 3rd. Cost start at $200 per athlete. Boys click here to register Questions please call 484-684-7011 (King of Prussia) or 610-873-9910 (Downingtown)


Doctoberfest youth clinics by Baggataway Lacrosse Club, for four Sundays at Victory Field at Plymouth Whitemarsh High School. The last session will be held on Dec. 2. There will be two Groups: Grades K-4 & 5-8, both running from 10 a.m.-noon. The fun and learning continues at DOCTOBERFEST! Players have an amazing opportunity to learn from DII players and coaches who are dedicated to improving the core skills and techniques required for success. Passing/catching, groundballs, stick checks, body defense, shooting and agility are incorporated in every session.
To register, contact Adam Eddinger at 215-242-7742, or Click here for online registration.

Elite Training Middle School/High School Specific Strength, Conditioning and S.A.Q. Training Camp for boys’ and girls’ lacrosse players at its Bryn Mawr site at 4 N. warner Ave. from Dec. 10-Jan. 27. The Camps will address the unique needs of lacrosse players, such as footwork, hand speed, explosive power, muscular strength, anaerobic endurance, cardiovascular conditioning, core training, speed/agility and injury prevention. The camps meet every Thursday from 4-5pm (Middle School Athlete) 5-6pm (High School Athlete) and Saturday from 2-3pm (Both). Cost: $205 Per Athlete
Click here to register.

Greg Cattrano’s Lacrosse Co-Ed Goalie Clinic, Sunday, January 13, 2013, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Shipley Upper School Yarnall Gym, Montgomery Ave., Bryn Mawr, PA. Click here to register. All goalies receive a Warrior Void Lyte goalie head for attending the clinic. Youth league group discounts available email or call with questions.

Winter Tournament

380 Lacrosse Annual 17+ Iron Man Tournament, Dec. 26-27 (Pool play on 26th; Playoffs and championship on 27th), at The Exeter Field House. 4401 Perkiomen Ave Exeter PA, 19606 Cost: $400 per team. Teams will be placed in pools of four teams. Pool play will take place on Wednesday Dec. 26, 2012 9am – 3:30pm. Pool play will determine seeding for playoffs. Seeded playoffs will take place Thursday Dec. 27, 2012 12noon – 3:30pm. Only top two teams from each pool will advance to playoffs.
NO Dpoles; 5v5 PLUS a goalie; No Offsides; Run and Gun; Roster CAN NOT EXCEED 9 players INCLUDING goalie; Players MUST be 17yrs old or older
Register online

Spring Tournament

The fourth annual Battle of Fort Washington Lacrosse Tournament, hosted by The Upper Dublin Boys Crooked Crosse Lacrosse Club, Saturday, March 9 & Sunday March 10, 2013 at the SPARK all weather fields in Upper Dublin, PA. The tournament will consist of four boys divisions, A1 & A2 (7/8th grade) and B1 & B2 5/6th grade teams. Each team is guaranteed a Minimum 2 game, 25 Minute Running Halves. The A Divisions will be played Saturday, March 9th with B Division playing on Sunday, March 10. Tournament registration as well as additional Battle of Fort Washington information can be found at This preseason event will take place on two all weather turf fields. This tournament is geared toward township recreation level teams looking to get a start on their season. For additional information call Mike DiMartile at 215.990.8880 or

Summer Tournaments

5th annual Meltdown Tournament, June 22-23, 2013, at Abington high, U11 through High School A Divisions. Meltdown’s close proximity to Philadelphia, 12 centrally located fields and multiple access parking lots make it the perfect tournament venue. Personal team pages, live reported results and Internet based standings make it as one of the most quality and innovative tournaments in the country. Field expected to have at least 90 competitive clubs that battle each year for the Brindle Cup. Click here for more info and registration.

The 11th Annual Evolution Games, June 29th-30th, Downingtown PA. Over 100 teams from all over the country including top programs in the area. U9-4 games guaranteed for $850, U11-U15 A+B Divisons-5 games guaranteed for $1250, High School A+B Divisons-6 games guaranteed for $1500. Some past participants include Black Bear, Dukes Lacrosse, Team Philadelphia, Tri-State, and many local High Schools. Sponsors and Vendors welcomed. Please Contact Matt O’Neill at or 302-507-1978 for more info and registration.

The Philly LXF, July 13-14, at two sites in Philadelphia, U9-U15 teams from Philadelphia city and suburban and the surrounding region. Everyone is guaranteed three games and organizations sending more than one team will be eligible for the Team Cup Challenge. Price is $750 for early-bird registration. All proceeds donated to the Re-Education Foundation and Philly Youth Lacrosse Initiative. Sponsors and vendors welcome. Contact AJ Johnson at

The 6th Annual Patriot Games will be held July 20-21 on 23 fields at three venues in Bucks County. Nearly 200 teams from across the country and Canada (representing many emerging hotbeds) played in the event this past July. We anticipate an even more competitive and diverse field again this year! Online registration is at

Format for submitting events on


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).


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).


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).


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).

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