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Registration open for @ShipleyLax Winter Clinics Session II for boys aged 4 to 10

Wednesday, 23rd January 2019

Categories Boy's/Men's, Clinics, Events, Youth, Posted 1/23/19

Registration is open for the second session of the Shipley Lacrosse Winter Clinics for boys aged 4 to 10.

Session II Dates: Sundays January 27th, Feb 3rd, 10th & 24th

Location: The Upper School Yarnall Gym on the Main Campus

FREE SWAG ALERT: Be among the first 20 to sign up for the second Session of the Shipley School Winter Stickwork Academy and receive a FREE Warrior Warp Jr Lacrosse Stick.

Times and ages:
Boys Ages 4 to 7: 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Boys Ages 7 to 10: 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ages 4-7 – No equipment needed- Just bring a stick, if you don’t have a stick we will provide one for you! Boys brand new to lacrosse will be taught the basic fundamentals of the game: scooping, cradling, throwing, catching and shooting. Lots of fun lacrosse drills and games will keep them moving through high energy 45 minute sessions.

Ages 7-10 – Please bring your own stick. Full equipment needed as well. This session is for boys who have had some exposure to lacrosse, as well as those with some experience looking to fine tune their stick skills. They will work in small group settings on the fundamental aspects of the game. 3v3 play will be introduced as a fun way to learn game strategy.


Clinics Director
Mark Duncan, Head Coach, Shipley School
The Shipley School, a Pre-K through grade 12 day school founded in 1894 is located in Bryn Mawr, PA and has been a championship contender in the Friends Schools League in boys’ lacrosse for many years, winning five consecutive league titles during an ongoing thirty-five game league winning streak. Outside of league play, Shipley boys’ lacrosse has enjoyed much success.

The Shipley School won its first ever Friends Schools League Championship in 2006 and in 2005 won its first Northeast League Championship with Duncan at the helm, advancing to the EPSLA state playoffs each year. He was named Coach of the Year in both the Main Line Times and Main Line Life newspapers in 2005 and in the Northeast League. Before his tenure at The Shipley School, Mark was the Head Offensive Assistant at Division III powerhouse Whittier College. While the offensive coordinator, Whittier finished 19-1 and was ranked in the Top 20 all season, winning a WCLL Championship.

Coach Duncan enjoyed a great playing career. He attended famed Ward Melville High School in Long Island. In 1992, his team went undefeated and was crowned New York State Champions. Mark went on to play at Division I Lehigh University, where he led the nation in goals scored (54) in 1997. He was crowned the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year in 1998 and was also 1st team All-Patriot league attackman in 1997 and 1998. A 1998 preseason All-American and North-South Team alternate, Duncan holds the Division I and Patriot League record for scoring eight goals in one game in 1997 and finished his career at Lehigh as the all-time leading goal scorer with 129 goals. Duncan is a high school and college US Lacrosse NCAA official in the Philadelphia area, where he also runs year round lacrosse clinics. He has directed lacrosse summer camps across the country for the past five summers for GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps.




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