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Philly boys’ lacrosse events: Tryouts, showcases, training

Sunday, 20th September 2020

Categories Boy's/Men's, Camps, Clinics, Events, Leagues, Tournaments, Tryouts  
 

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/20/20

Boys’ Events

Training

Torque Lacrosse Academy, providing five clinics for skill-building for boys at the middle school and high school levels in at Exeter Fieldhouse in Reading this Fall. Led by Muhlenberg head coach Jake Plunket, the clinics will provides progressive and position specific training for lacrosse players looking to take their game to the next level. The training is specialized toward developing specific skills, teaching advanced techniques, and providing them with a foundation to build on. YOUTH
5 Sessions (Tuesday’s 9/1, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29) @ 6:30pm
HIGH SCHOOL – 5 Sessions (Tuesday’s: 9/1, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29) @ 7:30pm DEFENSIVE – (Thursday’s 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, and Wednesday 9/30) @ 6:30pm FACEOFF – (Thursday’s 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, and Wednesday 9/30) @ 7:30pm Click here to register and to get more info

Rippin’ Rope Lacrosse Fall Clinic series inside the state-of-the-art 76ers Fieldhouse in Wilmington, DE, POWERED BY BPG SPORTS. FALL SKILLS & SCRIMMAGE CLINIC. This clinic is a 5-week skills development program for boys and girls. Sessions will be divided by grades 4-7 and grades 8-12 into roughly 60 minutes of skills and drills and 60 minutes of controlled, short field scrimmages. All experience levels are welcome to attend. Attendees will be separated by gender. Coaches are current high school coaches and college experienced staff. Program Capacity: 30 boys, 20 girls for grades 4-7; 30 boys, 20 girls for grades 8-12. Click here to register. COLUMBUS DAY SKILLS & SCRIMMAGE SESSION, POWERED BY BPG SPORTS. Columbus Day Skills & Scrimmage Session. Drills, contests, and scrimmages will comprise the 2-hour session for boys and girls of all experience levels. Click here to register. OFFENSE & SHOOTING ADVANCEMENT (OSA), POWERED BY BPG SPORTS. This is designed for boys offensive players with at least two years of experience, 5-week Offense & Shooting Advancement (OSA) Program is designed to give offensive players high amounts of repetitions with the ball in a small group setting. Program Capacity: 15 boys for grades 4-7; 15 boys for grades 8-12. Click here to register

Kevin Finneran’s “Coach Finn Lacrosse” provides private training for small groups, individuals and both in person and virtual. Coach Finn was a 10-year member of the Philadelphia Wings, a 4-time NLL champion and the franchise’s second all-time scorer. He also was a US National Team field world champion and has been training players for years, most recently in Florida. Coach Finn, who was All-Ivy at Cornell, also has been an MLL head coach, an MLL player for the Philadelphia Barrage and was a head high school and assistant coach in the Philly region. Coach Finn works with boys aged 8 to 18, 7 days a week. Skill building is provided for stickwork, dodging, feeding, groundballs, shooting, defense and lacrosse IQ. Virtual instruction is also provided. For pricing and more details e-mail coach Finn at Coachfinnphilly11@gmail.com or call 215-292-4961. Click here for more information.

Youth Clinics

Bucks Select Young Bucks Instructional Clinics for boys in grades 1 to 4. This program will help provide an emphasis on fundamentals and fun for players just learning the game. Dates: Sept. 20, Sept. 27, Oct. 4, Oct. 11, Oct. 18. Location: Bush Park, 3868 Burnt House Hill Rd., Doylestown. Click here to register. Time: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

1st Start Lacrosse for boys and girls aged 3 to 7. Locations: The Main Line Sports Center, Berwyn, PA. Time: 9:00-10:00 AM, 9/27/20 – 11/01/20 (6 Sundays). Address: 1340 Swedesford Road, Berwyn, PA, 19312
Lenni Park, Media, PA; 10:30-11:30 AM; 9/26/20 – 10/31/20 (6 Saturdays)
Address: S. Constance Drive Media, PA 19063
The Phield House, Philadelphia, PA, Time: 9-10 AM; 9/27/20- 11/01/20 (6 Sundays). Address: 814 Spring Garden St Philadelphia, PA 19123
ABC Park, Ridley Park, PA; Time: 9-10 AM, 9/26/20- 10/31/20 (6 Saturdays)
Address: 300-364 Barker St, Ridley Park, PA 19078
To register for fall CLICK HERE! 

Philly Elite Youth Lacrosse Training (K through 3) at Steelyard Sports. Participants will be coached in a program that emphasizes individual/positional skills and training, as well as team concepts. Staff is led by Brendan Dawson, Head Coach Haverford School and Assistant Coach of the PLL Waterdogs. Where: Steelyard Sports, 538 Swedeland Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19046.  ​Dates: 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25 (All Sundays). ​Time: 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm. ​COVID-19 Waivers will be sent upon registration. REGISTER HERE (at bottom)

PA Roughriders Academy on Sundays at West Chester East for players in the classes of 2024 to 2030. The Fall Academy program is open to all players interested in next level training and will be led by an elite staff. Register today.  Sundays 9/27, 10/4, 10/18 – 2030-2027 9am – 10:30 am; 2026 10:30am – 12:00pm; 2025-2024 12:00pm -1 :30pm; 2023-2022 1:30pm – 3:00pm. Sunday 9/20 – 2022-2023 9am – 10:30am; 2024-2025 10:30am – 12:00pm; 2026 12:00pm – 1:30pm; 2027-2030 1:30pm – 3:00pm

Showcases

Beast National Elite Showcase, by Victory Events, DE Turf Complex, Oct. 24. NCAA coaches will work with players directly, providing athletes an elite instruction, competition, and recruiting exposure opportunity. Instructional seminar and recruiting speech will be provided. A Beast MVP will be chosen and featured on TopLaxRecruits.com. Click here to register

Matt Chandik One Percent Fall Showcase, Capelli Sports Complex in Tinton Falls, N.J, for elite uncommitted class of 2021, 2022 and 2023 players. Players will play three games (All-Star Games will be held). They will receive a T-shirt, shorts and a jersey, as well as film from every game, included in the $495 tuition. The 2023 attack, faceoff and goalie spots are sold out. Players who submit an application will be added to the wait lists. There will be a heavy emphasis on media coverage for the event, led by Matt Chandik, Dynamic Sports Management’s director of communications. Chandik – Philly-based and formerly the lacrosse writer for the Delco Times and a major player in the Mid-Atlantic lax media – has nearly a decade of lacrosse coverage experience and is one of the preeminent voices in lacrosse media. Chandik will be assisted by videographers, photographers and evaluators. Every player in attendance will receive a writeup about his play, as well as a piece of media content (photo or video) for use on his personal social media page. Players can apply for the showcase via email (chandik@dynamicsportsmanagement.com) or by filling out this Google Form.

Liberty National Elite Fall Showcase, by Victory Events, Saturday, October 31, The Proving Grounds (Conshohocken, PA)
Boys Grad Years: 2021, 2022, 2023 & 2024
NCAA coaches will work with players directly, providing athletes an elite instruction, competition, and recruiting exposure opportunity. Instructional seminar and recruiting speech will be provided. An MVP will be chosen and featured on TopLaxRecruits.com. Click here to register

Tournaments

Jersey Fall Kickoff, by Victory Events, October 12 (Columbus Day), Mountain View Park (Hillsborough, NJ) – All Turf Fields! (at Apex Sports & Events, just 15 minutes from Princeton and Raritan)
LIMITED SPOTS (3 GAMES) – 2021/22; 2023; 2024
Click here to register – https://victoryeventseries.com/jerseyfallkickoff/

HEADstrong Relentless Games, October 17-18, at Delaware Turf Sports Complex, Frederica, DE. Each division will play on one of the two days, not both.  Divisions: Youth (2030-2028), Middle School (2027-2025), High School (2024-2021), College, Post College. Format: Each team will play 3 games on one day. Click here for information and registration.

Tri-State High School Fall Championship, by Victory Events, Saturday, October 24, DE Turf Sports Complex, Frederica, DE
BOYS DIVISIONS
High School AA and A: $1275 per team
All Tri-State Fall Championship teams will receive complementary Game Film courtesy of Next Level via a post-event digital download! A link to team video will be shared with each coach 10 business days following the tournament. Click here for registration

Victory Fall Classic, October 24-25 (choose Saturday, Sunday, or both days), DE Turf Sports Complex, Frederica, DE
ONE DAY OPTION (SATURDAY -OR- SUNDAY). Youth: 2025 AA, A; 2026 AA, A; 2027 AA,  A; 2028; 2029/30. High School – 2021/22 AA and A, 2023 AA/A, 2024 AA/A. *All Victory Fall Classic High School teams/athletes will receive complimentary Game Film courtesy of NextPro via a post-event digital download! A link to team video will be shared with each coach 10 business days following the tournament.
Click here to register

Liberty National Elite Fall Classic, October 31 & November 1, The Proving Grounds, Conshohocken.
SATURDAY, SUNDAY DIVISIONS (3 games per day) – 2021 & 22 AA / A; 2023 AA / A; 2024 AA / A
*Teams will be assigned to AA and A based on Liberty summer results, merit, other tournament results and their desire to move up/down.
SATURDAY-ONLY DIVISIONS (Guaranteed 3 games) – Liberty National Elite Fall Showcase (150 HS players); 2025 AA / A; 2026s are permitted to ‘play up.’
Click here to register

Liberty Rising Autumn Challenge, by Victory Events, Sunday, Nov. 1, Brandywine Polo Club, Toughkenamon, PA
LIMITED SPOTS (3 GAMES PER DAY)
2025 AA / A; 2026 AA / A; 2027 AA / A; 2028 A / B; 2029/30
Click here for more information and registration

Tryouts

Black Bear’s 2025 team is looking for a goaltender for the 2020-2021 Travel Lacrosse season.  Pat Jenkins, Offensive Coordinator at Perkiomen Valley High School, is the head coach of the team, and assisting him is Kevin Mo, current Goaltender at Seton Hill University.  Interested candidates should email blackbearlacrosseclub@gmail.com.

ULTRAPA Lacrosse (New Central PA club) tryouts, Classes of 2025, 2026, and 2027, on Sundays, September 13 and 27. Times: 2027 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm; 2026 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm; 2025 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Location: Field behind Lebanon Federal Credit Union – 121 Farmshed Road, Palmyra, PA. Website: ULTRAPALACROSSE.COM. Click on the “Sign Up” button above for free registration.

Penn*Lax All-Stars tryouts (boys and girls) on Oct. 5-8 at United Sports in Downingtown. Winter Season Format: 10 practices and two tournaments against the best competition on the east coast. This is a winter only team designed not to conflict with your current club program. Boys
2030/2029: Monday Oct 5th, 5:30-7:00pm
2028: Thursday Oct 8th, 5:30-7:00pm
2027: Monday Oct 5th, 5:30-7:00pm
2026: Monday Oct 5th, 7:00-8:30pm
2025: Monday Oct 5th, 7:00-8:30pm
2024: Thursday Oct 8th, 7:00-8:30pm
2023: Wednesday Oct 7th, 8:30-10:00pm
2022: Wednesday Oct 7th, 7:00-8:30pm
2021: Wednesday Oct 7th, 7:00-8:30pm Click here to register.  QUESTIONS?
EMAIL: SHOLMES@PLAYFUSIONLAX.COM

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