Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/27/15
From Press Release
Since 2004 Doug Bailey and his talented staff at Blue Mountain Lacrosse have built a reputation of class and competitive spirit that has raised the standard for lacrosse in Central Pennsylvania.
Founded in 1998 by Ebe Helm, Duke’s Lacrosse has clearly become one of the Elite National organizations in the game today and the absolute top organization in the greater Philadelphia area. Year after year the Duke’s Lacrosse Club produces many of the top players in the NCAA and professional games.
The purpose of the partnership of Duke’s and Blue Mountain is to create additional opportunities for all lacrosse players in the region. The program will remain focused on training and building young student-athletes into polished lacrosse players & people.
Within the expansion of Duke’s Lacrosse they have extended teams from the middle school/high school level to the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, & 6th grade Duke’s Lacrosse Academy.
Dukes’s Lacrosse Academy is run Lou Gonzalez who is a 3x NCAA All-American, World Lacrosse Player & Professional Trainer/Coach.
“We are extremely excited about the opportunity to work with Coach Bailey and his staff in doing our part in growing the game in Central, PA. For years Duke’s Lacrosse has produced some of the top youth players in the country and are going to keep that going in Central, PA,” said Gonzalez. “We have a great plan in place to really coach up the kids this year and continue to establish Duke’s Lacrosse-Blue Mountain as the premier lacrosse leader in the region.”
Little Duke’s –Blue Mountain Tryouts:
Date: Saturday August 1st
Levels: 2nd – 6th Grade Location: Weaver Road Fields Manheim Township, PA
Seasons: Fall * Winter-Box Lacrosse * Summer
Register Online: www.dukeslacrosse.academy
Please call us at 609-736-4LAX for questions about upcoming events.