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Girls’ Events

Thursday, 31st May 2012

 

Girls Events

Clinics

Phantastix Girls’ Winter Clinics. The clinics will be held, from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for girls of any club in the classes of 2022 through 2025, on the following dates at Archbishop Carroll’s West Gym
Dates: Feb 11
Feb 25
March 4
March 11
March 18
Click here to register

Draw & Jump; March 3rd, 5:00pm-7:00pm,Academy Sports Complex 3527 Lincoln Hwy, Thorndale, PA 19372, 2019-2021 and 2022-2023; Gameday Lacrosse Draw & Jump with Lauren Murray focuses on the techniques surrounding the skill of draw taking and circle strategy. Sessions will include drilling and competitive play for hand/eye coordination, wrist strength, technique, positioning and much more from WPLL Pro Player, Lauren Murray: Northwestern Draw Specialist, WPLL Professional athlete; www.gamedaylax.com (caitlin@gamedaylax.com, 646.671.0434, $100/player) 25 player cap.

ASC Girls Lacrosse Clinic
Ages: 5th-8th grade
Dates: Saturday, March 10th, 17th, 24th, & 31st
Time: 2-4pm
Location: Academy Sports Complex, 3527 Lincoln Highway, Thorndale, PA 19372
Click here to register.
Shake off those winter cobwebs and gear up for Spring lacrosse! Former D1 players will be focusing on fast-paced stickwork, dynamic shooting, defensive footwork, man-up strategy, and end with continuous small-sided scrimmaging. They will also have the help of Varsity high school players who will facilitate drills and demonstrate technique. Start your spring season off strong, and sign up for ASC’s Girls Lacrosse Clinics today! Remember, “Reps equal Progress!

Fake & Shoot; March 18th, 5:00pm-7:00pm,Academy Sports Complex 3527 Lincoln Hwy, Thorndale, PA 19372, 2019-2021 and 2022-2023; Gameday Lacrosse Fake & Shoot specifically focusing on the technique and dynamics of shooting and stickwork along with 1v1 offense and 1v1 defense. Our March 18th session will be headlined by World Champion, WPLL Pro Player and Maryland alum, Meg Douty; www.gamedaylax.com (caitlin@gamedaylax.com, 646.671.0434, $100/player) 30 player cap.

Youth clinics

1st Start Lacrosse is a program where the basics to the game are broken down and taught in a fun and exciting environment. It’s for children, boys and girls, ages 4-7 and it will be coached by all former players now educators in the Philly area who have an extreme passion for the game. 1st Start features a 6-week program on Sundays starting January 14 where each session will be 60 minutes long.
1st Start STARTer sticks will be provided at every session along with a 1st Start STARTer pack, where each child will receive a 1st Start T-Shirt, Sweatband, and Sticker!
There will be 3 different 1st Start locations this winter. Episcopal Academy, Swarthmore College, and the All Sports Center in Collegeville!
Make your child’s 1st Start at lacrosse one they will NEVER forget this winter!
To register please go to www.1ststartlacrosse.com
Any questions about the program please contact John Bodnar at coachjohn@1ststartlacrosse.com.

Summer Benefit Game

Shootout for Soldiers Philadelphia, June 13 (7 p.m. start, for 24 hours) at Episcopal Academy.
CLICK TO REGISTER AS A TEAM OR INDIVIDUAL OR TO DONATE
Shootout for Soldiers is a 24 hour lacrosse event with a mission to use lacrosse as a platform to support American veterans and foster community engagement. The games are fun – and are meant to bring the community together in support of our nation’s heroes. There is no championship or all-star team and the score runs for all 24 hours.
There is good food, music and a festival of activities beyond lacrosse that make it a family friendly event for all. Last year SFS Philadelphia raised over $66k dollars through the support of over 700 players and 3,200 spectators in the Philadelphia area.
Those interested can sponsor a team to ensure the team meets its fundraising requirement. Veterans can register for the Veterans Game.

Summer Clinics

STEPS Elite Philadelphia DEVO program, at Radnor HS Encke Field, introduces girls in Grades 3 to 5 to club lacrosse at STEPS Philly.
Dates: May 20th kick off. Uniform distribution, parent meeting, team practice, team bonding; Time: 4:00 – 6:00pm
Practice Dates: May 30, June 4, 6 ,11, & 13; Time: 5:00 – 6:30pm
Tournament: Live, Love, Lax in Bel Air, MD, June 16th & 17th
Cost: $450
A $150 non-refundable deposit (plus processing fee) is due at time of registration.
$300 balance will be due April 1st.
Click here to register
Fee includes: 6 Team Practices, Tournament Entry Fee, Custom NIKE Uniform Kit
**Open to all players in current school year 2017-2018 Grades 3,4 & 5**

Tryouts

Women’s Professional Lacrosse League Futures tryouts, Sunday April 15th at Episcopal Academy, for 9th, 10th, and 11th grade players interested in taking part in the Pennsylvania branch of the WPLL Futures Program. A character and leadership intensive program, Futures is not intended to replace or interfere with a player’s high school or club commitments. Philly Blast Club Director Josie Ferri Tomaino will serve as Director for Pennsylvania. Players selected for the Futures Program will receive a mix of lacrosse and life skills that will help them for life. Futures players will also have the opportunity to play in a national tournament this summer, competing against top-talent from across the country.
The tryout consists of a variety of lacrosse and fitness drills that will be run by Ferri Tomaino and a team of WPLL players. In addition to meeting and learning from WPLL pros, all players that attend the April 15th tryout will be given access to online curriculum designed to test and improve their leadership and bravery skills. After the evaluations are completed, 60 players will be named to the three Pennsylvania Futures teams, 20 players from each grade.
Players interested in the Futures tryout can register here.

Training

NXT Lacrosse Academy Session II at Main Line Sports Center in Berwyn. Each NLA series has four 120-minute training sessions featuring intense drills and advanced curriculum topics. The college coaches held live demonstrations and players worked through drills that required critical thinking and an elite skill set. The February NLA is set to get started this coming Saturday, Feb 3rd for the girls and Sunday, Feb 4th for the boys, both programs having very limited space available. Interested players should apply here by clicking on this link. Questions on the girls program can be directed to Kate Henwood (kate.henwood@nxtsports.com), questions on the boys program can be directed to PT Ricci (pt.ricci@nxtsports.com).

NXTsports Play Fast Lacrosse. The Play Fast Training curriculum is built around progression drills, position-specific stations and the game of Trashcan Lacrosse: the dynamic 2v2 pick-up game that focuses on developing a great handle, learning to play fast and mastering the 2v1 draw & dump. We introduce a wide range of basic to advanced concepts, add subtle challenges, then ask players to be creative in applying them during small sided games and King of the Can tournaments. All programming is highly organized with a focus on high reps in the core skills of the game. We strive for all players to leave our training sessions with the tools and inspiration to take their game to the NXT level.
Play Fast – Dates and Locations:
Thursdays 6-730pm March 8-March 29 at Proving Grounds
Tuesdays 530-7pm April 3- May 8 Proving Grounds
To register for Play Fast click on Playfast Spring Training Registration
Questions about Play Fast? Contact Marty Kupprion at coachkupp@nxtsports.com

Youth skills

NXTsports Cradle Lacrosse. Cradle Lacrosse is NXT’s co-ed beginner lacrosse program for ages 4-7 years old. It focuses on core skill development in a one-of-a-kind, unrivaled environment. Cradle’s six-week program focuses on building a player’s confidence through basic games while teaching the fundamentals. The key to our curriculum is providing opportunities for success for each player in a safe and energetic environment. Most importantly we provide all of the equipment, there is nothing for you to buy.
To register for Cradle click on Spring Cradle Registration
Questions about Cradle? Contact Theresa Giunta at theresa.giunta@nxtsports.com
Cradle – Saturday Locations:
West Chester East High School 9-10 am April 7-May 12
The Phelps School Turf Fieldhouse (Indoor) 10-11 am April 7- May 12
Springside Chestnut Hill Turf 12-1pm April 7-May 5 (2 hours on May 5)
Cradle – Sunday Locations:
Radnor Memorial Park Turf 930-1030am April 8- May 13
Cardinal O’Hara 930-1030am April 8-May 20 (Skip May 5/6th Weekend)
Strath Haven Little Panthers Turf 130-230pm April 8- May 13
LaSalle College High School 4-5pm April 8-May 13

Spring League

NXT Girls Mid-Atlantic Lacrosse League at Conshohocken Proving Grounds. Each competing team will play eight games on four weekend dates in April and May. Like the Boys League, the Girls League will also feature a Championship Round in May for the top two teams in each division!
The Girls Mid-Atlantic Lacrosse League looks to support the play and growth of competitive lacrosse at the youth levels by providing options to girls and teams seeking a competitive atmosphere!
The 2018 Girls Mid-Atlantic Lacrosse League will feature divisions for players in the 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025 and 2026 graduation years.
Girls teams committed to the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Lacrosse League include:
HHH, Uprising, NXT, T3, DEWLAX, XTREME, Comanche Lax, Pure Lacrosse (MD), Belles Lacrosse, & Mesa.
The Mid-Atlantic Lacrosse League is currently at 85% capacity. Registrations for the final spots will be accepted up until January 15 (or until full). If you are interested or have additional questions, please contact Amanda Kammes, at Amanda.kammes@nxtsports.com.

Summer Benefit Game

Shootout for Soldiers Philadelphia, June 13 (7 p.m. start, for 24 hours) at Episcopal Academy.
CLICK TO REGISTER AS A TEAM OR INDIVIDUAL OR TO DONATE
Shootout for Soldiers is a 24 hour lacrosse event with a mission to use lacrosse as a platform to support American veterans and foster community engagement. The games are fun – and are meant to bring the community together in support of our nation’s heroes. There is no championship or all-star team and the score runs for all 24 hours.
There is good food, music and a festival of activities beyond lacrosse that make it a family friendly event for all. Last year SFS Philadelphia raised over $66k dollars through the support of over 700 players and 3,200 spectators in the Philadelphia area.
Those interested can sponsor a team to ensure the team meets its fundraising requirement. Veterans can register for the Veterans Game.

Summer Showcases

The Cascade National Prospect Elite 80 nominations are being accepted for the event on July 11-12 at the DE Turf Sports Complex in Frederica, DE. For high school boys and girls graduating in 2020, 2021 & 2022. The Cascade National Prospect Elite 80 is geared to maximize athletic recruiting opportunities for athletes and NCAA lacrosse coaches. Entering its third year, the summer Cascade National Prospect Elite 80 brings together a diverse pool of players that want to supplement their club team participation with an individual showcase that is highly regarded to be one of the best – by collegiate level lacrosse coaches.
Whether you’re uncommitted or committed to attend the college of your choice, the National Prospect Elite 80 is your chance to play with and against other 2020, 2021 and 2022 top-tier players in nation this summer.
Boys Director: Steven Boyle, NCAA DI, Drexel University; Girls Director: Chelsea Rosiek, NCAA DI, St. Bonaventure University
Only 80 players in each graduation year will be selected to attend and this is your chance to be included in the national player Watch List. Submit your nomination application online. There’s no fee to nominate a player and anyone can do it.
Player nominations are evaluated and scored based on completeness of the online nomination form or coach referral by a panel comprised of individuals that are committed to helping others through academic, athletic and community initiatives.
Nominate a player here

Summer Tournaments

Summer Rise, by Victory events, June 16-17
LOCATION: The Westtown School | West Chester, PA
DIVISIONS
High School | 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
Youth | 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026
Click here for more info

Lax Amplified Youth Tournament for Girls, June 16-17 at In The Net Sportsplex, near Hershey, PA. This is an all girls’ youth event (2021-2026) – which features many more champions than just tournament champions. We award prizes for Best Team Spirit, Best Team Dance, Best Sportsmanship. We are hop, skip and jump away from Hershey Park and all the surrounding activities including some incredible Golf Courses for Dads!
Click here to register.

Girls Summer Slam by Victory Events
July 7-8,
Seneca High School | Tabernacle, NJ
DIVISIONS
High School | 2019 A/B, 2020 A/B, 2021 A/B, 2022 A/B
Youth | 2023 A/B, 2024 A/B, 2025/26 A/B
Click here for more info

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

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