Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/19/20
Registration remains open for the Hybrid Indoor/Outdoor Lacrosse Camp June 22-25 at Steelyard Sports in King of Prussia. Coaches include All-World defenseman Tucker Durkin (Drexel assistant coach, multiple AA at La Salle, Johns Hopkins), Kevin Crowley (Phila. Wings and Barrage standout) and Blaze Riorden (Wings standout forward and star PLL goalie).
Dates: June 22-25
Times: 1-4 p.m.
For BOYS & GIRLS
COST: $200.00 PER PLAYER
A limited amount of spot are open.
About the camp:
*Hybrid camp focused on the best aspects of both field lacrosse and box lacrosse to develop the most complete lacrosse player.
*Specific instruction to both defensive (long pole) players and offensive oriented players.
*Fast paced, high repetition instruction with some video analysis.
Click here to register – https://www.steelyardsports.com/summercamps
In 12 games last season, Tucker Durkin scooped 23 ground balls in addition to causing five turnovers. Durkin is a Huntingdon Valley native where he attended La Salle College High School. While playing at Johns Hopkins University, Durkin was a 2x NCAA Defender of the Year and a 2x First Team All-American. In addition to being a member of the 2018 Team USA Gold Medal team, Durkin was Team USA’s Most Outstanding Defender and was a member of the 2014 All-World team. He enjoys playing basketball, golfing and hiking. Durkin was named to the 2019 PLL All-Star Team and was nominated for the Dave Pietramala Defensive Player of the Year. Durkin has gone on record to say that he is a major advocate for buffalo sauce, claiming he puts it on “everything he eats”.
THE BIG CAT!! A Canadian professional lacrosse player for the Philadelphia Wings in the National Lacrosse League and the Philadelphia Barrage in Major League Lacrosse. Crowley is the only player in the history of lacrosse to be drafted first overall in both professional leagues. Crowley attended New Westminster Secondary School and played his collegiate lacrosse at Stony Brook University.
The toughest goalie to shoot on in the PLL, Blaze Riorden led the league with a 55.8 save percentage with 153 saves, earning him the league’s Oren Lyons Goalie of the Year award. Riorden is a Fairport, New York native where he attended Fairport High School. While playing at the University of Albany, Riorden was named an All-American and was the America East Defensive Player of the Year. Riorden enjoys fishing, traveling, teaching lacrosse and all sports. Riorden was named to the PLL All Star Team in 2019. Riorden’s favorite song of all time is Shakin by Eddie Money. He is also a standout forward for the Philadelphia Wings.
Certified speed and agility coach whose goal is to help athletes reach their maximum potential both physically and mentally. Playing defensive back at Kutztown University, Kenny now uses his sports background to help athletes reach their pinnacle. He works with athletes(men and women) of all sports (football, basketball, lacrosse, soccer etc.) and all levels (youth and professional).