The LIU Lacrosse Overnight Camp for Boys Grades 2-8 ONLY. We will focus on fundamental skill development, advanced lacrosse IQ and strategy, high-level coaching, team-based round robin, and a single-elimination playoff tournament. Coaching will feature Eric Wolf (Head Coach at Division 1 LIU), Joe Nardella (NLL Pro, PLL Pro, Former Division 1 Coach), Troy Reh (PLL Pro, Assistant Coach at Division 1 LIU) Ryan Drenner (PLL Pro, Division 3 Assistant Coach) and JD Colorusso (PLL Pro, Assistant Coach at Division 1 Marist).
Our camp will be a 50/50 split of Individual Skill work, Team-focused drills, and a Competitive Tournament-style approach. Players will be divided into teams that will compete in each session following skill work for the duration of camp.
2022 LIU Overnight Camp Schedule:
- 12:00pm-1:00pm Check-in
- First Session - 1:00pm-4:30pm
- Introductions, Team Reveal, Skills and Drills, First Round of Games
- 4:30pm-5:30pm - Dinner (Chipotle)
- Evening Session - 6:00pm-8:30pm
- Team Inspired Drills by age 6v6, Man up/Man down, Odd Numbers
- The second round of Games
- 9:00pm-10:00pm - Film Study/Mental Exercise in Dorms, Snack (Pizza)
- 10:00pm-10:30pm - Raffle Intro (LIU Gear) & Stick stringing
- 10:30 PM Lights Out
- 7:30am - Wake up Call
- 8:00am-9:00am Breakfast (Deli Take Out)
- 10:00am-12:00pm - Morning session
- Transition, FO Scrimmages, Round 3 of Games
- 12:00pm-1:00pm - Lunch (Italian)
- 2:00pm-5:00pm - Afternoon Session
- Positionals, Round 4 and 5 of games
- 5:00pm-6:00pm Dinner - (Healthy)
- 6:30pm-8:00pm Evening Session
- Team drills, First round of Playoffs
- 8:30pm-9:00pm - Raffle, Leadership training, Snack (Sandwiches)
- 9:00pm-10:00pm Film/Movie
- 10:30PM Lights Out
- 8:00am-9:00am Breakfast
- 9:30am-12:00pm - Playoffs and Championship
- Wrap up, Awards, All-Star Team
- 12:00pm-1:00pm Checkout
Long Island University (Post Campus)
720 Northern Blvd
Brookville, NY 11548
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Since 2011, Faceoff Factory has committed to learning, teaching, and growing the Face-off position. Our goal then and now continues to be centered around developing the complete faceoff student. As the face-off position continues to change and develop, so does our curriculum. Our curriculum highlights techniques and details that have proven effective at the highest levels of lacrosse.
After 6 years of unwavering dedication, learning and adaptation to our teaching, our mission has developed to feature three main components:
First and foremost, we aim to create a collaborative learning environment. Since faceoffs are such a unique part of our game, we must tailor the environment in which we teach and learn them to be unique as well. Here, at Faceoff Factory, we aim to foster an environment in which students not only learn from our coaches, but learn from one another as well. We firmly believe that - to teach, is to understand. And the more students can teach others about faceoffs, the more they themselves will understand them.
Second, we aspire to facilitate and demonstrate the pursuit of excellence. Not only on the field but off of it as well. The strongest form of leadership comes from the ability to lead by example. Each of our staff members is either a current professional, division 1 coach, or former collegiate standout. Through our coaching, we seek to illustrate the leadership and drive it takes to become the best version of ourselves. We are dedicated to teaching students how to be their very best at the faceoff x through constant competitive exposure both with the coaches themselves as well as the other students in addition to individualized hands on instruction. We strive to challenge the way our students think, how they treat and respect their peers, and how they communicate.
Lastly, and arguably the most influential, is the development of our FOFamily - a commitment to see that each of our students fulfills all of their goals outside the lines of the lacrosse field. Although learning at our sessions is at the forefront of all our students focus, we try to provide far more resources than just on field coaching. Some of these resources include but are not limited to, free access to watch all of our sessions on youtube, college advice / recruiting assistance, and training guidance.
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