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Updated list of Philly lacrosse boys’ summer camps

Thursday, 11th May 2017

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

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/11/17

Summer skills camps

Mountainhawks Day Camp, by Lehigh men’s lacrosse, June 12-15, 9:00 am – 3:15 pm, at Ulrich Sports Complex
Full day option or AM Session (9:00-11:45) or PM Session 12:30-3:15. Ages 1st grade – 10th grade
Bring your own lunch
Click HERE to register
Day Camp is for lacrosse players of all ages and skill levels. We start from square one and focus on being fundamentally sound and technically correct. At the end of the week we will see how far we have come in our Mountain Hawk Skills Competition. We build each individual player from the ground up so when you leave camp you have a strong foundation for success!

Little Laxers by Lehigh men’s lacrosse, June 12-15, 9:00 am – 11:30, at Ulrich Sports Complex, Ages 4-6
Click HERE to register
The Little Laxer Day Camp is designed to introduce both boys and girls to the sport of lacrosse. No gear is necessary – we will provide fiddlesticks. The camp is led by our very own Coach Cassese, who will be providing a fun and safe environment while simultaneously teaching meaningful skills.

Main Line Youth Lacrosse Camp for girls and boys aged 5 – 14 who are interested in having fun on the lacrosse field! Main Line Youth Lacrosse Camp, by Bright Side Lacrosse, is directed by NCAA and PIAA officials and each player is encouraged to learn the ‘fun’damentals and gamemanship.
Dates: Monday to Friday / June 19th – June 23
Time: Full Day: 9:15 AM – 3:00 PM Half Day: 9:15 AM – 12 Noon
Location: Dittmar Park 831 South Valley Forge Rd Devon Pa, 19333
Click here for more information and registration

Black Bear Lacrosse announces its summer camp line up. This is our 15 year of providing fundamental and skill camps and introducing the sport of lacrosse to many new participants.Once again camps will be directed by Head High school coaches that teach the game.Counselors will be college players and assistant coaches. Click here to register.
Collegeville, Pa- June 19-23 Boys only
Avalon, NJ-Week 1 July 3-7 Boys and Girls
Ocean City, NJ-Week 1 July 3-7 Boys and Girls
Limerick, Pa-July 10-14 Boys only
Ocean City, NJ- Week 2 July 24-28 Boys and Girls
Avalon, NJ-Week 2 August 7-11 Boys and Girls

Blue Ox 2017 Boys Summer Camp June 19-22 at Indian Springs Day Camp in Chester Springs.
Click here to register
Camp is open to AGE GROUPS and ALL AGES!
Click here to view a video of last year’s camp.
TEAM/SIBLING DISCOUNTS available!
Blue Ox Lacrosse Summer Camp will be offering a sibling discount. If siblings attend, the first sibling will receive a $50 discount. Every additional player within the same family will receive a $25 discount.
The elite lacrosse instruction is followed by a day of adventure and fun on the 46 acre campsite. Activities include but are not limited to:
GA-GA, Basketball, Volleyball, Swimming, Mini Golf, Rock Climbing, Flag football, Dodgeball, Box Lacrosse Tournament, Boating and Fishing
If you would like more information please contact: Matt@blueoxlacrosse.com

NXT Cradle Lacrosse Camps for boys and girls aged 4 to 7. Cradle Lacrosse teaches lacrosse’s basic skills in a one-of-a-kind, unrivaled environment. Cradle’s four-day camp focuses on building players’ confidence and having success through its unique curriculum that allows kids to be introduced to lacrosse in a fun, unique way. NXT’s passionate coaching staff breaks it down for kids by combining lessons with activities and games to reinforce skills. All equipment is provided! * Early Bird pricing available until May 15th!
Locations:
La Salle College High School, June 19, 20, 21, 22, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/summer-cradle-camp-la-salle-high-school
The Proving Grounds, June 26, 27, 28, 29, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/summer-cradle-camp-proving-grounds
Cardinal O’Hara High School, July 10, 11, 12, 13, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/summer-cradle-camp-cardinal-ohara
Cabrini University, July 17, 18, 19, 20, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/summer-cradle-camp-cabrini-college

NXTLacrosse Play Fast Camps for boys 7 to 14 at four locations. Play Fast Training is NXT’s fundamental-level camp for boys ages 7-14 who want to fine-tune their skills and elevate their game. Our high-level professional coaches work directly with young players of all ability levels through the carefully-designed Play Fast curriculum, which features fast-paced, high-energy drills without having to wait in line forever. Play Fast is designed to maximize quality reps, which is why there’s an 8-to-1 player-to-coach ratio. The staff is led by NXT Boys Lacrosse Director, Marty Kupprion and staffed by his team of NXT Coaches. Play Fast is perfect for players from any team that want to keep their skills sharp during the summer season. Play Fast is also the perfect continuation for Cradle Lacrosse alumni looking to expand their skill set. Play Fast camp is all about having fun while playing the game of lacrosse. Early bird pricing available until May 15th.
Locations:
La Salle College High School, Date and times of camp: June 19, 20, 21, 22, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/play-fast-boys-camp-la-salle
The Proving Grounds, Date and times of camp: June 26, 27, 28, 29, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/new-jersey/play-fast-boys-camp-proving-grounds
Cardinal O’Hara High School, Date and times of camp: July 10, 11, 12, 13, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/play-fast-boys-camp-at-cardinal-ohara
Cabrini University, Date and times of camp: July 17, 18, 19, 20, Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/play-fast-boys-camp-at-cabrini-university

Heritage Lacrosse BaggataGuys Summer Camp, June 19-22, Grades, 2-9, at Wilson Farm Park, 500 Lee Rd, Chesterbrook, PA 19087. Director: Brody Bush (Conestoga HS Head Coach)
Times: 9 am to 2 pm
BaggataGuys™ Lacrosse teaches the skills of lacrosse using novel drills, concepts and language players can understand, relate to and retain – all in a high energy and supportive setting. The focus is on FUNdamentals, but with a Flair. We stress traditional staples but explore what is possible with the stick and a ball.
BaggataGuys™ training transfers knowledge, maximizes touches and develops motor coordination.
Our goal, in a condensed time frame, is to help the guys advance at an accelerated rate.
We teach ambidexterity. We set our expectations high. We aim to increase each BaggataGuy’s lacrosse IQ and overall comfort level playing America’s native game, which our North American forebears called “Baggataway.”
Registration: hhttps://mytournamentregistration.com/baggataguys/players.php

Gamebreaker Lacrosse Camps for boys and girls at The Shipley School, Bryn Mawr College and Rehoboth Elementary School, DE. The camps feature elite instruction for boys and girls aged 7 to 18.
Gamebreaker is entering its 15th year offering lacrosse instructional programs, over which time more than 65,000 players have attended its camps to improve and have fun. The camps feature great staffs and their focus on both the skill development and the character development of each individual camper.
The camp directors are the head coach at The Shipley School, Mark Duncan and Molly Fernandez.
This summer’s camps will be held on the following dates:
June 20 – June 23 and June 26- June 29, Bryn Mawr, PA
Shipley School Boys Lacrosse Camp
Day Camp, Half Day
Click here for registration
June 30 Shooting Clinic 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Shipley School Boys Shooting/Goalie Clinic – Click here for registration
July 17 – July 20 – Bryn Mawr, PA
Bryn Mawr College Boys Lacrosse Camp
Extended Day, Overnight
Click here for more information
July 24 – July 27 – Rehoboth Beach, DE
Rehoboth Elementary School Boys Lacrosse Camp
Day Camp, Half Day
Click here to register

Team 302 (DE) Boys’ Lacrosse Camps, North and South.
The camps will feature skill development, scrimmages, contests and prizes, fun games and activities and will be run by professional lacrosse players and world class coaches
Click here to register
North Camp at Tower Hill School, DeGroat Turf Stadium
Grades: Rising 4th Grade to 8th Grade
Address: 2813 West 17th Street, Wilmington DE 19806
Dates/times: June 26-29, 9am-2pm
Team 302 South Camp at the new DE Turf Sports Complex in Frederica
Address: 4000 Bay Road, Frederica, DE 19946
Grades: Rising 4th Grade to 8th Grade
Dates/times: July 25-27, 1-5 p.m.
For more info, questions please email prolacrosse1@gmail.com

XL Camp by Bright Side Lacrosse. Intermediate Skills required. Bright Side Boys XL Camp is for boys aged 8 – 16 who are interested in improving their skills from average to elite. Boys will be working with current and former college coaches and players to gain a 6th sense on the field.
Dates: *Monday to Thursday * June 26th – June 29
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Phoenixville Middle School 1300 Main St. Phoenixville Pa, 19460
Click here for more information and registration

Holy Ghost Prep Lacrosse Summer Camp for boys aged 8 to 14 on June 26-30 at Holy Ghost. The camp is directed by HGP Head Coach Ryan Tessler (St. Joseph’s University, 09’) and will feature current HGP players and HGP alumni with Division I and III experience as coaches/counselors. They will offer expertise in defense, dodging, shooting, faceoffs, goalie play and stick skills. Campers will get to experience the HGP Varsity Experience learning from counselor demos, video and competition.
A special counselor is HGP alum Brett Manney, the Assistant Captain of the New England Black Wolves (NLL) and an NXT Lacrosse director.
June 30th is a Half Day, 9AM-12PM.
For more info, contact Contact: rtessler@holyghostprep.org or 215-639-2102 x220.
Click here to register

Be Your Best Lacrosse Camps, for boys and girls in K through Grade 9 at Wissahickon Middle School, June 26-30 and July 10-14. Be Your Best Lacrosse Camp’s number one goal is to make each camper a better lacrosse player while having fun learning the game. The Camp believes the best way to achieve this goal is to have excellent staff-camper interaction while teaching the game.
Click here to register
Be Your Best was Voted Best in Philadelphia Sports & Recreation of 2015. This camp will teach skills, techniques and strategies of lacrosse. It stresses the importance of good fundamentals, training and FUN!! The camp encourages all levels of players to learn, improve and enjoy! Camp Shirt/Pinnie & Daily prizes: “Camper of the day”, Hustle Bag, Awards Friday, Gatorade Awards Outstanding instruction – Fundamental drills with an emphasis on improving individual skills Radar Gun for “Fastest Shot” competition & Lacrosse Olympics & special guests.
GREAT FOR BEGINNERS OR ELITE PLAYERS – $10 off all siblings
2017 Summer Camps, Boy/Girls, K to 9:
Be Your Best – EAST – $499 if attend both sessionrs, $275 for one session
Wissahickon Middle School
521 Houston Rd, Ambler PA 19002
Session 1: June 26th – June 30 (Mon-Fri) 8:30 – 2:30
Session 2: July 10th – July 14th (Mon-Fri) 8:30 – 2:30

Fusion Lacrosse Camps: Cape Escape (DE). Overnight camp opportunities for boys graduating in the years 2021-2025 and girls 2020-2025. Players will learn from some of the best past and present professional lacrosse players and coaches including Steve Holmes and Kevin Crowley. Campers spend the night in Cape Henlopen State Park’s campground barracks (DE) in single beds; each barrack holding up to 15 players. Meals are provided 3 times daily in the air conditioned mess hall. From fishing off the pier, lawn games, beach sessions, basketball during free time, and bonfires at night, campers will have every opportunity to take advantage of all the park and this camp has to offer.
Dates: Girls: June 26-29; Boys June 26-29 and August 7-10
For more information contact arazzano@playfusionlax.com
REGISTER HERE!

HEADstrong Foundation Summer Lacrosse Camp Series. This year campers can beat the heat by participating in 3 unique evening camp experiences in South Jersey that will focus on skill development, leadership, character and confidence building in youth athletes. Proceeds will support Nick’s House, a family home operated by the HEADstrong Foundation which provides complimentary lodging to families displaced to the region seeking potentially lifesaving cancer treatment and families fighting the disease in the region.
HEADstrong Swedesboro Lacrosse Camp (Ages 7-14) – $175
Date: June 28th-30th
Location: Locke Avenue Park – 58 Locke Avenue, Swedesboro, NJ 08085
Time: 5:00PM-8:00PM
Gender: Boys and Girls
REGISTER: http://www.headstronglax.org/swedesboro
HEADstrong Egg Harbor Lacrosse Camp (Ages 7-14) – $175
Date: July 11th–13th
Location: All Wars Memorial Field – 1126 Wabash Ave. Linwood, NJ 08221
Time: 5:00PM-8:00PM
Gender: Boys and Girls
REGISTER: http://www.headstronglax.org/eggharbor
HEADstrong Cape May Lacrosse Camp (Ages 7-14) – $175
Date: July 18th – 20th
Location: Freeman S Douglas Jr Memorial Park – 677 Rte 9 Emma, NJ 08024
Time: 5:00PM-8:00PM
Gender: Boys and Girls
REGISTER: http://www.headstronglax.org/lower
Players will learn the fundamental aspects of dodging, passing, catching, shooting, individual defense, goalie play and face-off technique. In addition, players will learn team skills such as team offense, team defense, riding, clearing and transition play. There will also be guest appearances from professional lacrosse players as well as cancer survivors who will share their stories with campers.
Campers will receive a HEADstrong Lax Tank and Laces. Campers will also have the chance to win amazing prizes.

1st Start and Black Bear Lacrosse combined camps, July 3-July 7 and July 24-July 28, 9-noon, for boys and girls, at The Tennessee Avenue Soccer Complex in Ocean City, New Jersey. 1st Start Lacrosse camp is the ultimate experience for young children (boys and girls ages 3-7) to learn the game of lacrosse in a fun and positive environment. Black Bear Lacrosse camp is perfect for boys ages 8-14 who are looking for some fun and competitive practice. This camp is designed to introduce the game of lacrosse to beginning and intermediate level players, but also provides advanced 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. Campers will be grouped according to age and ability. Black Bear teaches the fundamentals of lacrosse and develops the skills and understanding of the game needed to compete at the next level. The camps are run by top high school coaches in a fun filled, fast paced environment. For any questions on either camp please contact John Bodnar at coachjohn@1ststartlacrosse.com or Jon Heisman at blackbearnorth@gmail.com
To register for 1st Start Camp please click here!
To register for Black Bear Camp please click here!

Excel Boys’ Lacrosse Summer Camps with Camp Director and Episcopal Academy Head Coach Chris Bates. There are two weeklong day camp opportunities at The Episcopal Academy, for boys 3rd-8th grades, July 10-14 and July 17-21, 9am-3pm. The focus of camp is skill and concept development in a fun, engaging environment which will allow each camper to have a challenging and unique lacrosse experience. Excel’s curriculum includes individual skills such as stickwork, dodging, shooting, and defensive play. Half field concepts (team O/D build-up and unevens), as well as full field play (clearing, riding) will take place in the afternoon session. Off the field, campers will be exposed to specialty sessions, such as: leadership, nutrition, body awareness/strength training, speed & agility and more. Campers will have daily access to The Episcopal Academy aquatic center to cool off during their lunch break!
To learn more about Excel Programs and to register for Boys’ Lacrosse Summer Camp, please click here: https://www.excelatea.org/. Any questions, feel free to email excel@episcopalacademy.org

Quaker Men’s Lacrosse Developmental Camp on July 11-13, at the University of Pennsylvania. The camp includes participation in the Summer Showdown high school/club tournament on July 12. The Quaker Men’s Lacrosse Developmental Camp will fuse lacrosse instruction with team play. Players will learn new skills at their position and then apply those skills in a competitive environment, participating in the Quaker Summer Showdown.
Tuesday: Two Instructional Sessions
· Wednesday: Participation in the Summer Showdown (play against high school and club teams); One Lacrosse Session; Individuals or Teams Permitted to Register, Individuals will be placed on a team; Measure your team against athletes who have committed to the process at UPENN; Receive instruction from the UPENN Lacrosse Staff as well as other DI and DIII lacrosse coaches; Overnight (two night stay in a UPENN dorm); Commuter; Meals provided (see detailed link)
Location: University of Pennsylvania (Franklin Field and Penn Park)
Register Today for the UPENN Developmental Camp (with Summer Showdown Participation)
More Details on the UPENN Developmental Camp!
Have questions? Please contact: Todd MacFarlane, Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach, toddmac@upenn.edu

Penn*Lax Summer Box Camp Series for boys in grades 3 to 8 on July 19-20 and 27-28 at Maple Zone Sports Institute in Garnet Valley. The staff includes 8 year NLL veteran Steven Holmes, 3x NLL All-Star Luke Wiles, Former Philadelphia Wing Defenseman Eric Hoffman, and NLL/MLL Star Kevin Crowley! Players will learn the box game in a fast-paced high repetition, competitive camp environment. All skills translate for outdoor success!
REGISTER HERE

NetNation 2017 camps.
Philly Style Goalie & Shooter School: For boys and girls. July 23rd – 26th. All ages welcome. Overnight and Day camp at Bryn Athyn College in Bryn Athyn, PA. Girls’ director is former NCAA and current pro star Bridget Bianco (Moorestown).
Elite14 Goalie Academy: Fall 2017. Dates coming soon.
Brian Dougherty Winter Goalie School: Mainline Sports Center, Berwyn PA. 2018 dates coming soon.
You can register at www.netnationlacrosse.com

Millon Lacrosse skills camp at Westtown School, for boys 9 to 17, in West Chester, July 24-27.
Launched in 1994 Millon lacrosse has attracted over 26,000 athletes from across the United States and as far away as Australia, China, and England. Since its inception, Millon lacrosse has been built on instruction, development, and fun while featuring best in class facilities and consistently delivering unmatched coaching staffs. Millon lacrosse methodologies focus in a unique way on the key building block individual skills that you may not be exposed to by playing on local club teams and are required to compete at all levels of the sport. For more information or to register for any of our sessions, visit www.millonlacrosse.com, or contact us at 516-747-7260.

Millon Lacrosse Elite Camp, July 28-30 at Westtown School. Launched in 1994 Millon lacrosse has attracted over 26,000 athletes from across the United States and as far away as Australia, China, and England. Since its inception, Millon lacrosse has been built on instruction, development, and fun while featuring best in class facilities and consistently delivering unmatched coaching staffs. Millon lacrosse methodologies focus in a unique way on the key building block individual skills that you may not be exposed to by playing on local club teams and are required to compete at all levels of the sport. For more information or to register for any of our sessions, visit www.millonlacrosse.com, or contact us at 516-747-7260.

Bright Side Lacrosse Camp for boys and girls. Bright Side Lacrosse Camp is for Girls and Boys players age 5 – 14 who are interested in having fun on the lacrosse field! PIAA officials and seasoned coaches work to bring out the best in each player. Each player is encouraged to learn the ‘fun’damentals and gamemanship.
Dates: Monday to Friday July 31st – August 4
Time: Full Day: 9:15 AM – 3:00 PM Half Day: 9:15 AM – 12 Noon
Location: Dittmar Park 831 South Valley Forge Rd Devon Pa, 19333
Click here for more information and registration

The 1st Start/Shore Skills Lacrosse Camp, July 31-August 4 at Dealy Field in Sea Isle City, NJ.
Shore Skills Lacrosse was founded by educators looking to bring a different approach to the game of lacrosse down the beach. Shore skills, through our camps and clinics, offers boys and girls regardless of ability level, the opportunity to build confidence in the many areas that are associated with the great game of lacrosse. 1st Start Lacrosse is a program dedicated to younger boys and girls in the Philly area who are looking to start lacrosse and get comfortable with a stick in their hands! No equipment needed, just a lacrosse stick and tennis ball that will be provided every session. At 1st Start, you will learn the game from experienced teachers and coaches from the area who have all played the game at a high level.
Registration Information: Children ages 3-6 are recommended to register for the half day 1st Start Lacrosse Camp. Here they will learn the basics of the sport playing fun drills and games to get comfortable with a stick in their hands. Each day camp will run from 9-10:30 AM. The total cost for the 1st Start Lacrosse Camp is $130.
Children ages 7-12 are recommended to register for the full day Shore Skills Lacrosse camp. Through our unique, easy to learn curriculum and skill development series, children are encouraged to reach attainable goals while constantly feeling supported by coaches who care. Each child will walk away from their Shore Skills experience feeling excited about the sport of lacrosse, more confident in their individual abilities, and best of all, knowing that they had fun!
To register for camp please go to www.shoreskillslacrosse.com
For more information on either camp please e-mail Denis Noonan at shoreskillslacrosse@gmail.com or John Bodnar at coachjohn@1ststartlacrosse.com

NXT Boys Hype Night Camp, The Proving Grounds, Conshohocken, August 7,8,9, 6:30 – 9:00 PM
Ages of campers: 12-15 YRS
How to register: http://nxtlacrosse.com/camps/philly/boys-hype-night-camp
This summer camp is for elite players, grades 7 through 9, determined to compete with the best lacrosse players in the area for 3 consecutive nights in August. We expect to have the top 90 male and female lacrosse players in the Philadelphia Area (grad years 2021, 2022, 2023) to be in attendance. Boys and Girls HYPE NIGHT Camps are separate but will occur simultaneously. The staff is led by NXT Boys Lacrosse Director, Marty Kupprion and staffed by his team of NXT Coaches. The program is a highly organized, three-night elite training experience, which will challenge every player and set the stage for the fall season. The curriculum will focus on modern skill sets for advanced players, the coaching staff will be exceptional, and the environment will be HYPE.

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


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