Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/24/17
Registration is open for this summer’s Navy Women’s Lacrosse Clinics and Play Days.
Navy Clinics and Play Days are designed to teach and develop the fundamental skills of the game as well as team concepts in a fun, educational and confidence building environment. Campers will learn sportsmanship, leadership and teamwork while being challenged in drill and scrimmage settings. All camps are held on the beautiful campus of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, and taught by Navy’s elite staff.
2017 SUMMER CAMPS
JUNE 4 NAVY PLAY DAY (2022-2025)
JUNE 11 NAVY PLAY DAY (2018-2021)
JUNE 14 ELITE GOLD CLINIC
JULY 6 OPEN BLUE CLINIC
NAVY PLAY DAYs
JUNE 4, 2017 (2022-2025) & JUNE 11, 2017 (2018-2021)
Navy Women’s Lacrosse is hosting their FIRST ANNUAL NAVY PLAY DAY. This is a fun and competitive event that will get your team ready for the summer recruiting season. Each team will be guaranteed 3 games. In addition, clinics will be available throughout the day for all participants. All clinics are optional and are included in the price of registration.
COST PER TEAM – $1250
DON’T HAVE A TEAM? NO PROBLEM! INDIVIDUALS CAN REGISTER AND BE PLACED ON A HOUSE TEAM.
COST PER INDIVIDUAL – $100
NAVY ELITE GOLD CLINIC
JUNE 14, 2017 (2017-2022)
Designed for the Advanced Lacrosse Player. This clinic is ideal for the high-performing, elite player who aspires to compete at the collegiate level. It is also an opportunity for players who have committed to play in college to continue to play at the highest level. Sessions include drills with an emphasis on mastery of individual skills as well as creativity in stickwork & shooting. Players will focus on perfecting offensive strategies and high pressure defensive schemes. Game-like situations and drills will be used to put these techniques into practice. Campers will have the opportunity to work with top Division I Coaches and Players. Click on STAFF to view past coaching staff.
Campers will be divided by age and skill level to provide the appropriate learning environment.
NAVY LACROSSE GOALIE SCHOOL will be run by Meg Huether Nicotra, former US National Team Player. Goalies will receive individual & small group instruction as well as live play in small-sided scrimmages and full-field competitions.
Camp Tutition includes: *Under Armour Reversible Jersey * Camp Prizes * Two Meals (lunch in the dining facility & a catered dinner) * Top Level Instruction*
NAVY OPEN BLUE CLINIC
JULY 6, 2017 (AGES 8-18)
The Open Blue Clinic is geared towards players of ALL ABILITY LEVELS from the Experienced Lacrosse Athlete to the Aspiring Beginner. This clinic will be divided into 3 Divisions:
PREMIER DIVISION – Designed for the highly seasoned player who may not have been able to attend our Elite Gold Clinic. This is ideal for players who aspire to play at the collegiate level. They will have the opportunity to receive high-level coaching from Navy Coaches along with other select Division I College Coaches and Players. The focus will be on taking your game to the next level with strategies for shooting, offensive motion and defensive schemes. Game-like situations will be the emphasis of this division.
Open to players in grades 7-12. 8am-8pm. $295
INTERMEDIATE DIVISION – Designed for the developing player. There will be an emphasis on building current skill sets while focusing on mastery of stick skills, shooting, offensive and defensive strategies. Sessions will center on building team concepts in small sided drills as well as full field play. Players will be coached by select College Coaches and Players.
Open to players in grades 6-9. 8am-4pm. $200
NOVICE DIVISION – Specifically designed to teach and develop the fundamental skills of the game for beginners: throwing, catching, shooting, ground balls, offensive & defensive skills, and confidence level improvement in a fun and educational atmosphere.
Open to players ages 8-13. 8am-12pm. $150
GOALIE INSTRUCTION IS OFFERED AT ALL OF OUR NAVY GIRLS LACROSSE CLINICS!
Navy Coaches Bios
Cindy Timchal (Haverford High grad) – Head Coach
* 8 National Championship Titles
* Two-time National Coach of the Year
* Four-time ACC Coach of the Year
* NCAA career-wins leader with 473
* Three-time Patriot League Coach of the Year
Gabby Capuzzi (Archbishop Carroll)- Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach, Navy Women’s Lacrosse
* All American at Ohio State
Aly Messinger – Assistant Coach
Assistant Coach, Navy Women’s Lacrosse
* Three-time All American at North Carolina
* National Champion (2013 & 2016)