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Southern Maine Pre-Season Youth Boys Lacrosse Camp 2019

- Thornton Academy will once again be hosting -

This camp has continued to receive excellent reviews from players and parents -

Sign up early, don't miss out!

Time and Location

The camp will be held on the campus of Thornton Academy from 9:15 to 11:15 Monday through Friday of April Break (April 15 thru the 19 / 2019) for Boys Grades 4-8. The locations may change from day to day at Thornton Academy and will be posted. 
We will meet outside of the gym by the tennis courts on Monday

Philosophy

The primary goal of the Southern Maine Lacrosse Camp is to increase the fundamental knowledge of lacrosse for each player. All players will be exposed to proper fundamentals, techniques, and terminology used at the high school level. Individual attention will be given to each player and will be specific to their skill level. 

Instruction

The camp will run 2 hours long during the mornings of April break. We will start with 15 minutes of warm-ups and stretching and then break into smaller groups. Each day there will be a focus on a specific fundamental, such as, passing and catching, dodging, ground balls, off hand work, and transition. 

Equipment

Each players is responsible for bringing helmets, sticks, gloves, shoulder and elbow pads, and mouth guards as there will be some drills and games that include contact. 

Registration

The cost of the camp is $100.00 dollars for the five days and includes a reversible pennie. There will be a maximum of 50 players and it is on a first come, first serve basis.


For more information and instruction please review , PRINT and return attached PDF with payment, thank you - 


Camp Director

Ryan Hersey

Thornton Academy Head Coach

Former Division 1 Player

(Sacred Heart University)

Camp Staff

Mike Hersey

Thornton Academy Assistant Coach

Played at University of New England

Division 1 Lacrosse Official

Sam Manders

207 Lacrosse Coach

Member of Division 3 National Championship Team 2006 SUNY Cortland

Certified Lacrosse Official

Camp Assistants

Members of Thornton Academy Lacrosse Team will be assisting with instruction, many of whom attended this camp. Including a number of All Conference Players and two All Americans!