Here's a consolidated list of some post-season lax options – Camps, Clubs and Fitness Programs.
The short descriptions about each one are just extracts from the organizations themselves – NJL doesn’t necessarily promote any of these, we just want to present options to our families.
3d lacrosse: https://3dlacrosse.com/camps-clinics
These camps are designed for Boys and Girls off all skill levels looking to take their game to the next level through 3d’s unique Box/Hybrid Methodology and youth curriculum. Players will be grouped by age and skill level during the 3 days to maximize reps and tailor skills and techniques being taught. Beginners and experienced players will be taught high level skills they never thought they were capable of and begin to perfect them. U15, U13, U11, U9 Boys and Girls.
Quickstick Camp – Session I @ New Canaan High School - June 23 – 25 from 9am – 12 noon. For Grades 3 - 8
Quickstick Camp – Session II @ New Canaan High School - July 6 – 8 from 9am – 12 noon. For Grades 1 – 8
Darien Summer School: https://www.dariensummerschool.com/CourseCatalog/classView.asp?id=2181
Girls entering grades 3-9
The camp’s goal is to stimulate the love of the sport of lacrosse. The camp is dedicated to provide individual instruction to players of all ages and abilities. A low player-to-coach ratio and players-to-field ratio make for a great teaching and learning environment. Instruction will include the fundamental skills, tactics and techniques of lacrosse. The members of the staff represent years of coaching and playing experience. All aspects of the game will be covered including: (1) Passing & Shooting; (2) Catching & Scooping; (3) Cradling & Dodging; (4) Offensive Movement; (5) Defensive Position & Techniques; and (6) Game Tactics and Strategies. Goalies will be provided extra instruction. Individualized instruction by a knowledgeable coaching staff that represents years of coaching and playing experience. Campers are certain to leave camp with a greater understanding and enjoyment of the game of lacrosse.
Game Breaker: www.laxcamps.com
GameBreaker is proud to return to Staples High School for this Westport girls lacrosse camp. This camp is open to girls ages 6-17, camp runs 8:30-12 daily. Campers will learn individual stick skills, positional play, team concepts, and will scrimmage daily. We also hold many fun contests during the week for great prizes. Join us for an unforgettable week of lacrosse and fun!
These camps are coached Amy Alvord.
See link: http://laxcamps.com/lax-camps/westport-girls-lacrosse-camp/
Nor’easter Day Camp – Hamden Hall - July 22 – 24 from 9am to 3:30 pm all levels ages 10 – 18
Nor’ester & Gamebreaker Overnight Camp, Newport RI – July 12 – 15 at Salve Regina University
The Lacrosse Experience – June 22 – 25th at Suffield Academy
Sound Lacrosse: www.soundlocrosse.com
- Cards lax Youth Girls Camp @ Greenwich High School - June 15 -18 ages 7-11
- Youth Girls Camp @ Wilton High School - July 20 -22 grades 4 -7
- Elite Girls 1-Day Camp @ Wilton High School - July 22 Grades 8 -11
New England Storm:
2015 Overnight Camp
- June 28 - 30, 2015 Location - Brewster Academy (On the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, NH)
- Round trip bus transportation from both Fairfield and Hartford County will be provided
Day Camp (All Storm Girls Teams)
Another core piece of our summer training program. We will host a full-week afternoon camp for all Girls Storm teams in the middle of June. This camp will be our primary instructional opportunity for our younger players, and our afternoon schedule is intended to accommodate players who may still be in school.
2015 Day Camp
- June 8 - 12, 2015 (tentative)
- Time: 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
- Location: Greenwich Academy
3d Lacrosse is excited to announce its inaugural 3d Tri-State Girls Select Teams. With the introduction of 3d Tri-State, 3d Lacrosse is committed to delivering a superior club team experience for Tri-State area lacrosse players and families looking for more than what is typically offered in the marketplace. With the success of the boy’s teams this fall, we are extremely excited to launch the girls programs. 3d’s combination of exceptional coaches carefully trained in the Box/Field Hybrid Development System™ followed by a consistent instruction curriculum and thoughtfully planned tournament competition is unique and unlike anything most players have ever experienced. 3d Lacrosse uses the Box/Field Hybrid Development System to develop skills required for competition at the youth and high-school level. The primary focus at 3d will always be training and developing players to help them reach their full potential.
CT Chargers: www.ctchargers.com
Rising 6th – 11th Grades
CT Chargers is a premier lacrosse program based in southern New England that supports positive youth development as the foundation to build more than just athletes. We deliver access to instructive opportunities through athletic, academic, and personal lacrosse development. It is the goal of CT Chargers to provide outstanding instruction as well as prepare each individual player for his own specific experience as a top level player. Our highly qualified coaching staff will utilize premier facilities and training methods to educate and prepare every player for elite level lacrosse Player development is arguably the most important and least emphasized component of premier lacrosse clubs. CT Chargers is dedicated to continuously replicating the tempo and dynamics of elite play while developing individuals to reach their full playing potential.
CT Grizzlies: www.ctgrizzlies.com
Rising 4th-11th Grades -Many Westport Coaches coach with the Grizzlies
CT Grizzlies is the premier girl’s lacrosse program offered in lower Fairfield County. Our mission is to provide the best coaching in helping develop and allow players to maximize their potential in the club lacrosse circuit. In addition, we provide the best opportunities for placement of CT Grizzlies high school players in collegiate women’s lacrosse programs across the country. Our job to is teach our players how to play lacrosse as a team, as well as provide them with the individual instruction to make them stand out while showcasing in lacrosse tournaments in the summer and fall seasons. You will not find a better, more dedicated staff than those who coach with our program. In addition to teaching your daughters lacrosse and making them better players, we also strive to develop them into mature, confident, strong young women on and off the field through life lessons.
CT Lax: www.ctlaxcamps.com
CT LAX has been mentoring, teaching and coaching the next generation of girls lacrosse players in the area for the last nine years. We are very excited to announce that CT LAX is organizing a fall & winter program as well as four elite middle school teams that will compete in three different tournaments during the Summer of 2015. Our goal at CT LAX is to further develop the middle school players skills and knowledge of the game, in preparation for the next echelon of play at the high school level. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff will incorporate cutting edge tactics and techniques into our practices and games to give the players an unforgettable and unrivaled experience on the playing field. We believe it is paramount for the girls to learn the importance of being part of a team, in order for them to be able to achieve their full potential as individuals.
Rising 4th-11th Grades
Our philosophy is all about teaching and creating a positive and fun environment to help players learn! Our coaches approach the game with a strong backbone of lacrosse expertise and an infectious passion for the sport. We are known for the way we coach the modern game, which certainly makes us qualified as teachers. A large majority of our staff comes from the collegiate level as both players and coaches.
Nor'easter Lacrosse is DIFFERENT! Our teams at a variety of levels are coached by a college coach and assisted by current college players. Our high school coaches are simply THE best in the state, year in and year out. These coaches are consistent throughout the year and they know how to coach the game of lacrosse to prepare our players for the next level. They are able to guide and shape our players for the intricacies of the college game even if you are a middle school player. These are not guest coaches....these are Nor'easter coaches.
Sound Lacrosse: www.soundlacrossecamps.com
Rising 6th-11th Grades
Directed by former Division I Coach, UNC player and current Greenwich High School Varsity Head Coach Caitlin Young (approximately 10 years of club experience) Sound Crosse and Sound Lacrosse Girls Camps provide youth and high school lacrosse players from Fairfield and Westchester County a world-class lacrosse opportunity. The SoundCrosse girls program prides itself upon maximizing our players full potential on and off the field. Teams are made up of a variety of players from Fairfield and Westchester County. We are committed to bringing in the best of the best from different areas. Our fall and summer training schedules run parallel with the evolving recruiting process; not only providing players with optimal exposure opportunities, but also giving them the time and tools to be successful at other camps and showcases of their choice. The SoundCrosse coaching staff includes current High School coaches, former players and other experienced and passionate role models. SoundCrosse differentiates itself through top coaching, acknowledgement of the evolving recruiting process and a highly competitive level of play. Practices and boot camps are run at a college pace. SoundCrosse will also feature guest coaches throughout the year including current college coaches, top former players as well as current US Team members.
From different areas. Our fall and summer training schedules run parallel with the evolving recruiting process; not only providing players with optimal exposure opportunities, but also giving them the time and tools to be successful at other camps and showcases of their choice.
Rising 6th -11th Grades
The mission of the New England Storm Lacrosse Club is to work with the advanced lacrosse player and provide world class coaching in a team environment which will ultimately provide all players with an enhanced lacrosse IQ and skill set. Our priority for all New England Storm teams is to provide players with excellent coaching in individual skills, positional play, and offensive and defensive strategy.
BlueStreak Sports Training: www.bluestreakst.com
BlueStreak is the premier destination for intense, individualized, sport-specific training. BlueStreak seamlessly combines science and sports to make athletes of all ages and abilities faster, more agile and more powerful. Our patented machines and proprietary programs have elevated thousands of competitors’ performance and dramatically changed the landscape of training in this country.
IST Sports Training: www.integratedsportstraining.com
Speed, Agility, Strength and Sportmetrics Injury Prevention with Shaun Harrington
Location: PJ Romano Football Field
Time: Monday & Thursday 8:30am - 1pm
August 3rd to 6th
Email Shaun Harrington at
to schedule an appointment or discuss training options.
Fall Lacrosse offering
You may think it is too early to begin to look for fall clinic offerings but it isn’t SONO has already begun priority sign-up.
Sono Field House: www.sonofieldhouse.com
Fall 2015 Season runs Tuesday, September 1st - Monday, October 26th, 2015. Classes are 7 or 8 weeks, unless otherwise noted. Clinics are available for grades 3 – 8.
Insports Center : www.insportscenter.com
Insports has as yet to post their summer and fall lacrosse options. We advise you to check the web-site periodically.