ELEV8 Girls Field training camp

The 2017 Girls Field Training Camp is structured to provide female student-athletes with the most leading-edge women’s field lacrosse coaching available in Canada. Players will experience an elite level NCAA programming and coaching in a professional, well-organized, and structured setting while participating in an energetic, fun, and competitive environment.  All sessions are focused to develop the necessary skills and knowledge to help grow their understanding of Women’s Field Lacrosse and advance their level of play.

Camp direction and instruction from current Towson University Head Coach Sonya LaMonica (All-American & 2-Time NCAA Champion, Team Australia, FIL World Champion 2005) and Mike LaMonica (Towson University Assistant Coach, Team Australia Assistant Coach 2013), Tim McCormack (Northwestern University Assistant Coach, UMASS ’12, All-American Goaltender), along with former NCAA student-athletes.

CAMP FOCUS

  • NCAA Expectations 
  • Individual player development from NCAA Coaches and Players
  • Fundamental stick skills (shooting, passing and catching in traffic, ball protection, ground balls)
  • Individual offensive and defensive skills (body position, checking, shooting, dodging)
  • Team offensive and defensive systems
  • Transition fundamentals
  • Individual goalie coaching (positioning, defensive, and transition)
  • Game experience in a fun and competitive environment

Camp includes

  • ELEV8 camp pinnie. 
  • Photos will be taken and posted on social media.

WHat to bring

  • Full Field Lacrosse Equipment
  • Water Bottle
  • Lunch 
  • Bug Spray
  • Sunscreen

PAST INSTRUCTORS Have INCLUDEd:

  • Sonya LaMonica (Head Coach - Towson University, All-American & 2-Time NCAA Champion, Team Australia, FIL World Champion 2005)
  • Tim McCormack (Asst. Coach -  Northwestern University, NCAA All-American Goaltender)
  • Mike LaMonica (Asst. Coach – Towson University, Asst. Coach Team Australia 2013, New Jersey Pride, Denver Outlaws, San Francisco Dragons)  

 

  • Danielle Spencer (Darmouth Head Coach, Team USA, Boston Storm)
  • Meghan Chase (Lindenwood University ‘14)
  • Megan Oosting (Team Canada, Canisius College '15)
  • Emily Fagan (Seton Hill University ’16)
  • Sheehan Mulholland (Western University '16)
  • Bob Snider (Calgary Roughnecks, Bellarmine University '09)
  • Dan Taylor (Saskatchewan Rush, Maple Ridge Burrads, Lehigh University '15)

CAMP Details

 

AGE GROUPS : 

GRADE 8 

GRADE 9 

GRADE 10 

GRADE 11 

GRADE 12

 

Player Eligibility:

Rising 8th - 12th grade players 
*Age group is determined by the grade enrolled in for September 1, 2017

 

TIME:

9:00 am to 3:30 pm

 

DATES: 

July 25 - 27, 2017

 

COST: 

$379.99

 

REGISTRATION OPENS: 

June 15, 2017

 

 

location information

 

Optimist Athletic Park

5020 - 26th Avenue SW

Field 2

Calgary, Alberta