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Updated list of Philly girls’ lacrosse events: Clinics, leagues, training

Wednesday, 16th January 2019

Categories Clinics, Events, Girl's/Women's, Golf tourney, High School, Leagues, Showcase, Tournaments, Training, Tryouts, Youth, Posted 1/16/19

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Club tryouts

PA Express seeks Goalies for its 2023 and 2026 Express teams and players for their 2020 ad 2021 teams. (The club provides all equipment and training!) Registration fees are waived. Contact Kevin Ryan at

Team 302 Boys & Girls Supplemental Tryouts and Training.
February 17th @ Kirkwood Outdoor Turf Field, New Castle, DE
Boys 12:30pm-2:00pm 2029-25; Boys 2:00pm-3:30pm 2024-22; Boys 3:30pm-5:00pm 2021-19
Click here to register –
If you are interested in setting up an alternate evaluation please email Team 302 at
Box sessions can be used an an evaluation date:
Boys & Girls Winter Box Lacrosse Indoor Training
Girls Registration Now Open for Non-302 Members – Click here –
5 indoor sessions and 1 outdoor Session $175
**302 Boys and girls members winter training is included in team fee no registration required. Box Training not open to outside boys unless used as an alternate tryout.
Kirkwood Soccer Indoor Complex: 1220 River Road, New Castle, Delaware 19720
(Box Sessions) – Jan 6, 27, Feb 3, 10, 24
Girls 1:00pm-2:30pm All; Boys 2:30pm-4:00pm 2029-25; Boys 4:00pm-5:30pm 2024-22; Boys 5:30pm-7:00pm 2021-19

Winter Training

Phantastix Lacrosse Winter Clinics at Agnes Irwin School.
Dates: December 2, 9, 16
January 6, 13, 27
February 3, 10, 17, 24
Grades 6th & 7th: 2:00-3:30
Grades 8th-12th: 3:30-5:00
**Please note: January 27th clinic will be 10:30-12:00 for 6th & 7th 12:00-1:30 for 8th-12th
Location: Agnes Irwin High School, Buck Gym, 275 S Ithan Ave
Bryn Mawr, 19010
*Phantastix will hold specific skill training for our 4th and 5th grade teams.
If you are interested in these, please contact us at

Duck Lacrosse Winter Clinics. Work on stick skills, offense, defense, speed & agility, shooting, lax IQ, and game play
Wednesday Nights, 6:15 – 7:45 PM
at Friends Central Upper School
12/5, 12/12, 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27
Register Here

Blue Ox Girls Winter Training 2019. The Blue Ox Lacrosse dodging and shooting program will push an athlete to develop and perfect five key components to being a dynamic offensive player. Each component listed below will be covered throughout the six-week course on dynamic individual offensive play.
o Dates: Wednesday’s January 9, 16, 23, 30 | February 6, 13
o Time: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
o Location: Main Line Sports Center
o Cost: $350
o Available Spots: 20
Blue Ox Middle School/Youth Girls Training:
o Dates: Thursday’s – January 10, 17, 24, 31 | February 7, 14
o Time: 5:30 – 6:30 PM
o Location: Main Line Sports Center
o Cost: $350
o Available Spots: 20
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Triumph Lacrosse Training Clinics at Agnes Irwin.
Days: Tuesday and Thursday Evenings at Agnes Irwin (7-8:30 pm)
Dates:12/11; 12/18; 12/20; 1/3; 1/8; 1/10; 1/15; 1/17; 1/22; 1/24; 1/29; 1/31; 2/5; 2/7; 2/12; 2/14.
Clinics are open to the anyone in grades 8th – 12th.
Clinics will focus on skill development and small sided situations.

West Chester Lacrosse Association WINTER SKILLS CLINICS
​Boys & Girls, 1st-9th grade
Winter Skills Clinics are an instructional and fun lacrosse experience designed to hone skills and lacrosse IQ. Players are grouped by age and ability level to ensure productive sessions. The curriculum focuses on mastering stick skills and technique first, then progressing to competition.
Winter Skills Clinics are held at the Westtown School Athletic Center on Saturdays, January 5th- February 9th, from 3 PM to 6 PM.
Click here to register

Youth winter training

West Chester Lacrosse Association FUTURES, Boys & Girls, Age 3-Kindergarten
The developmental Futures program focuses on lacrosse FUNdamentals including agility, footwork, and hand-eye coordination. The littlest lacrosse players will have a blast during our sessions that incorporate lacrosse skills with games that teach athletic coordination.
Winter Futures are held at Fern Hill Elementary School on Thursdays, January 3rd-February 7th, from 6 PM to 7 PM.
Click here for information on Registration!

1st Start, for boys and girls aged 3 to 7
Click here to register
Winter Locations:
The Episcopal Academy, Class of 1940 Daniel Dougherty Field House, Newtown Square, PA
TIME: 9 AM – 10 AM, 1/20/19 – 2/24/19 (6 Sundays)
Address: 1785 Bishop White Drive, Newtown Square, PA 19073
Lamb-Miller Field House at Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
TIME: 11-12 PM, 1/20/19 – 2/24/19 (6 Sundays)
Address: 500 College Ave, Swarthmore, PA, 19081
Phield House, Philadelphia, PA
TIME: 9 AM – 10 AM, 01/20/2019 – 02/24/2019
Address: 814 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123

Play Fast training by NXT Sports, at Main Line Sports Center in Berwyn. The girls Play Fast is being run by Candace Bossell and Jessi Martin.
This four-week Play Fast Training is NXT’s fundamental-level program for girls who want to fine-tune their skills and elevate their game. Our professional, high-level coaches work directly with players through our carefully-designed Play Fast curriculum to challenge all skill levels.
Play Fast is designed to maximize quality reps, which is why there’s an 8-to-1 player-to-coach ratio. Players go through four 90-minute weekly sessions of fast-paced, high-energy drills, short lines and lots of small-sided games!
Click here to register
Choose from five programs
AGE: 7-14; DATES: Dec 1 – Dec 22, 2018, Saturdays; TIME: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
AGE: 7-14; DATES: Jan 4 – Jan 25, 2019, Fridays; TIME: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
AGE: 7-14; DATES: Jan 5 – Jan 26, 2019, Saturdays; TIME: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
AGE: 7-14; DATES: Feb 1 – Feb 22, 2019, Fridays; TIME: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
AGE: 7-14; DATES: Feb 2 – Feb 23, 2019, Saturdays; TIME: 10 – 11:30 AM
Location: Main Line Sports Center, 1340 W Swedesford Rd., Berwyn, PA 19312

Downingtown West Girls’ Winter Lacrosse Clinics for all girls in Grades K to 8.
For: Girls in Grades 1st – 8th
Where:DWHS Gymnasium
When: Sunday, February 3, 2019 Clinic Time 1-3:30pm, Sign In begins @12:30pm
Sunday, February 10, 2019 Clinic Time 1-3:30pm, Sign In begins @12:30pm
Clinics will focus on developing the following skills:
Cradling, Passing/Catching, Ground Balls, Shooting, Skills Competition and Scrimmage Games
For more info, e-mail Anthony Bednarik, President at

Youth Club lacrosse

West Chester Lacrosse WINTER PATRIOTS, 2024/2025 & 2026/2027
Winter Patriots Girls Travel Lacrosse is a competitive girls travel team dedicated to the development of current 4th/5th- grade & 6th/7th-grade lacrosse players. The Winter Patriots Program will give players more opportunities to practice and work together as a team.
Winter Patriots practices are held at Westtown School Athletic Center on Saturdays, January 5th-February 15th, from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM, with a tournament scheduled for February 18th.
Click here for more information & Registration!

Goalie Clinics

Tortorelli Goalkeeping Clinic on President’s Day, February 18, from 9-11 am at Kirkwood Indoor Complex in New Castle, DE.
For more info: Contact Laurie T. DeLuca @ or 607-342-3421.
Location: Kirkwood Indoor Complex, 1220 River Rd. New Castle, DE 19720
Laurie T. DeLuca, University of Delaware ‘02; Haverford High ’98; HHS Hall Of Fame ‘17; Head Girl’s Lacrosse Coach, Sanford School (Present); Director, 302 Girl’s Lacrosse Club
Elizabeth T. Byers, Penn State University ’05; Haverford High ’01; HHS Hall of Fame ‘11

Winter tourney

Duke Women’s Lacrosse 7v7 Tournament February 3, 2019
WHERE: DUKE UNIVERSITY’s Cohan Fields, 148 Bassett Drive
High School and Middle School team registration:
(Individuals also can register).
TIME: Check-in begins at 7:30am — Tournament Games and Clinic from 8am-1pm
ROSTER FORMAT: Teams must have a minimum of 10 players but a maximum of 14 players. Each team must have at least one goalie.
TOURNAMENT FORMAT: All tournament games will be played 7v7– 7 field players + 1 goalie (2 players will hold behind the restraining line).

The 3rd Annual Gait Heritage Girls Winter Classic – a 5v5 girls’ lacrosse clinic and tournament on Monday, January 21st (MLK Holiday) at Maplezone Sports Institute in Aston, PA. The event, presented by Heritage Lacrosse, will feature player clinic sessions conducted by Gary Gait, Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at Syracuse University. Space in this exclusive event is limited to six (6) teams per bracket and is expected to fill up fast as it has since its inception. Click here to register
• Top youth, middle school and high school players, clubs and teams from the region and beyond.
• 5v5 half-court play (4 field players and a goalie); 6 field players/team minimum; 9 field players/team maximum.
• 3-station field player clinic (and goalie clinic) conducted by Coach Gait and former Syracuse players will precede tournament play.
• Multiple 10 to 12 minutes games (lots of touches, lots of action).
• Team coaches are welcome to attend clinics and pick up any tips or pointers on drills and techniques.
Brackets Organized by Grade/Graduation Year (registrations will be accepted and brackets formed based on interest on a “first come first served” basis until brackets and/or the event is full):
• 6th Grade (2025); 7th Grade (2024); 8th Grade (2023); High School A (2022/2021/2020/2019); High School AA Varsity/Elite (2021/2020/2019)
$30 /individual for 1 hour Clinic Session only (click here to register)
Stick/Gear Donation Challenge: Participating girls and teams are asked to collect used or surplus lacrosse sticks/eye gear/pinnies (boys/girls items; check in the basement or garage!) and bring them to the Registration Desk during the event. The Philadelphia Lacrosse Association will arrange to have the sticks recycled as part of the HEADstring Project to support lacrosse in the City of Philadelphia and elsewhere in Eastern PA.

Ultimate Events Polar Challenge on Feb. 18 at the Body Zone Sports and Wellness Center in Wyomissing, Berks County. The event features the classes of Senior A (2019s and 2020s); Senior B (2021s and 2022s); Middle School A (2023s and 2024s); and Middle School B (2025s and 2026s).
Click here to register –
This competitive and fun indoor tournament was created to to prepare teams for the Spring Season!
Body Zone address: 3103 Paper Mill Road, Wyomissing, PA 19610
Tourney info:
Small sided 7v7 format; 6 Field players and 1 goalie; 4 players on attack and 2 plus the goalie back behind the restraining line
All teams guaranteed at least 4: 20 minute games
Running clock with a central horn; no timeouts
Championship Format

Winter Camps

Duke Winter Camp, December 27-29
Duke Winter Camp (middle school, high school) – Register here and for more info:
The Duke Winter Camp is being offered for the serious and advanced lacrosse player! It is geared with special emphasis on preparing outstanding 8th – 12th graders who wish to continue progressing at an elite level. This camp will feature an outstanding staff consisting of top Division I head and assistant coaches. Our training sessions will focus on teaching the skills, concepts and game situations that will give you the confidence to make quality decisions on the field and ULTIMATELY prepare you to play at the next level. Loads of scrimmage opportunities in small game and full field situations with and against staff will be held each day along with tournament play each evening. The camp also features sessions on Strength & Conditioning, Speed Training, Nutrition and Sports Psychology.
The DUKE Goalie School – DUKE Assistant Coach Morgan Heisman and our outstanding goalie staff will train you just like our goalies at Duke. We offer separate training sessions that focus on quickness and reaction skills, technique and special situations. Goalies will have opportunities to participate in all scrimmage situations and will be placed on tournament teams for evening play.
Junior Blue Devil Winter Camp
December 27-29:
The Jr Blue Devil Camp is offered for intermediate players grades 6-8. The curriculum for this camp is geared towards the experienced middle school and junior varsity players. We will offer an outstanding staff consisting of top Division I college players and coaches who will focus on helping you become the best player you can be. Each day is designed to develop your skills and lacrosse knowledge in an atmosphere that promotes learning, competition and fun. Skills, concepts and game situations will be instructed through drills, small games and team competition. Middle school camp will run simultaneously to the high school Winter Camp during the day. We do not offer housing for any Jr Blue Devil campers. Advanced 8th graders should register within the Winter Camp listed above.

Power 5 EXPERIENCE + EXPOSURE girls’ clinic on Jan. 5-6 at the University of Central Florida Athletic Complex in Orlando. This event is OPEN to ALL players, committed and uncommitted, in graduation years 2019 to 2024. The Launch sold out in less than 30 days this year.
This weekend – in honor of the Army-Navy football classic in Philadelphia – there is a $75 discount for registering.
Click here to register –
Its not too late to sign up for this unparalleled event that will guarantee you an amazing experience, huge amount of exposure and tremendous instruction from world-class D1 coaches!
Confirmed College Coaches: Cindy Timchal – Head Coach, Naval Academy; Gary Gait – Head Coach, Syracuse; Alexis Venechanos – Head Coach, The Ohio State University; Hannah Nielsen – Head Coach, Michigan; Amy Bokker – Head Coach, Stanford; Kristin Carr – Assistant Coach, Stanford; Colleen McCaffrey – Assistant Coach, University of Virginia; Gabby Capuzzi – Associate Head Coach, Naval Academy’ Kayla Treanor – Assistant Coach, Boston College; Aly Messinger – Associate Head Offensive Coach, Naval Academy; Molly Hendrick – Assistant Coach, The Ohio State University
Location: Orlando Florida – University of Central Florida Athletic Complex, 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, FL 32816
*Includes 4 Sessions :: 2 on Saturday (noon-7pm) and 2 on Sunday (9:00am – 12:30pm)
*Dinner provided on Saturday and mid-morning Snack provided on Sunday

Winter Leagues

Coach Duck High School and Middle School Winter Leagues on Saturdays at Cardinal O’Hara.
HS Dates: December 1 – January 19
MS Dates: January 19 – March 2
50 Minute Running Clock Games
Full Field Outside Games (Going to be a warm winter!)
Inside for Bad Weather

National Tourney tryouts

The 2019 Maverik National Lacrosse Classic regional tryouts for girls in the Pennsylvania and Delaware regions. The Maverik National Lacrosse Classic brings together 2,000 elite athletes from across the country for one action-packed tournament. The world-class event, now in its 12th year, offers extreme competition and maximum exposure to more than 200+ college coaches. The 2019 event (July 15th-18th) will be held at DE Turf, a premier sports facility featuring 12 synthetic turf fields on more than 170 acres in the state of Delaware.
Delaware tryouts: 2/24/19, DE Turf Sports Complex, Milford, DE
DE High School Girls 2020-21-22 tryout
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DE Middle School Girls 2023-2024 tryout
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DE Youth Girls 2025-26 tryout
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Pennsylvania tryouts, 3/17/19, Maple Zone, Garnet Valley
PA Youth Girls 2025-2026 tryout, 3-5 p.m.
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PA Middle School Girls 2023-2024 tryout, 3-5 p.m.
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PA High School Girls 2020-21-22 tryout, 1-3 p.m.
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Spring League

Ultimate Events Best of Philly Spring League at Maple Zone and Cabrini University. The league will take place at Maple Zone and Cabrini College; Home and Away venues – ALL TURF! Championship Format – Scores will be kept each week and points will compile; Last two weeks will be playoffs. BEST OF PHILLY will be crowned! Awards presented for Division Champions; USL Certified Officials on all games, Certified athletic trainers on site
8 week league; Sundays, 2/24-4/28
8 game guarantee – Teams will only play on 4 of the dates and will play 2 games in one day
FULL field and FULL games
Senior A – Current Seniors (2019s) and Juniors (2020s)
Senior B – Current Sophmores (2021s) and Freshman (2022s)
Middle School A – Current 8th (2023s) and 7th Graders (2024s)
Middle School B – Current 6th (2025s) and 5th Graders (2026s)
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