Naples Girls Lacrosse Camp

North Collier Regional Park

Naples, FL 34109


GameBreaker Girls Lacrosse camp is proud to announce that we will be offering a day camp at North Collier Regional Park in Naples, FL this summer. We are offering a full day camp from 9am-3pm and a half day camp for campers ages 6-9 from 9am-12pm. Join us for a great week of lacrosse training and new friends!

About Our Coaches

Melody Turner

Coach Melody Turner recently finished her 4th season as Community School of Naples’ (CSN) Girls Varsity Lacrosse Coach for the 2021 season.  Coach Turner brings over 20 years of playing and coaching experience with her to CSN. This season at CSN, her team won the District Championship, Regional Championship and finished in the top 4 in the FHSAA State 1A bracket.  Prior to CSN, she was the Varsity Lacrosse Coach at two High Schools in Northern Virginia earning the title of "2009 Coach of The Year" and later an Assistant Lacrosse Coach at Old Dominion University.

Coach Turner earned a Bachelor’s Degree of Science from Old Dominion University and as a Lacrosse Team Captain, lead her team to the CAA Conference Championship. She was ranked #7 in the NCAA for goals in her 2003 season and remains ranked #9 in school history for career goals as a Midfielder. In addition to her collegiate success, she is an NCAA Certified Official, US Lacrosse Certified Trainer and Observer, she carries a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer Certification and holds a Teacher Certification K-12.  She is an active member and serves on the board of the South Gulf Coast Lacrosse Officials Association and FHSAA Advisory Board for Girls Lacrosse.

She is passionate about the growth of the game in South West Florida teaching girls how to play the game safely and pass along her love for the game of lacrosse.  She looks forward to working with each and every athlete at Gamebreaker Lacrosse Camp this Summer.

Camp Details

Check in/out: All campers check in daily at 8:45 am. The full day campers will check out daily at 3:00 pm with our half day campers checking out at 12:00 pm.

Age & Ability: Our day camp is open to girls ages 6-16, with a half-day option open to ages 6-10. All ability and levels are welcomed.

Meals: Campers are to bring their own lunch to camp.

Camp Schedule

8:45 - Campers arrive and check in; Stretching and warm-up
9:15 - First Session - Individualized skill work
10:15 - Position specific training
10:30 – Break, team building and leadership events
10:45 – Unsettled situational game play
12:00 – Supervised group lunch, Half-Day Campers depart
12:45 – Camp games and team building events
1:00 - Team Concepts – Settled game awareness and play
2:00 - Team games – Scrimmages
3:00 – Daily review and award ceremony - Full-Day Campers depart

Morning Training Session 1     

Fundamental Stick Work Specialized stick routines and targeted fundamental drills

Position Specific Training

Defense including a rotation of midfielders

Footwork – pivot, recovery and angles
Stick work – clearing, carrying and stick protection
Field Awareness – recovery and on ball play


Situational Awareness – spacing, vision and offensive flow
Shooting– time and room, on the run, shot placement and selection
Dodging – from X, the ally and up top
Clearing and Riding


Situational Awareness – spacing, vision and offensive flow
Shooting– time and room, on the run, shot placement and selection
Dodging – from X, the ally and up top
Defensive Play – body positioning and field awareness


Communication - ball positioning, dictating the defense’s positions and player positioning
Mechanics – placement in cage, off stick and stick side movement
Clearing – moving the ball quickly, communicating where to go with the ball and stick work

Draw Specialist

Mechanics – footwork and body positioning
Outlets – pushing the ball to wings, communicating how and where they should go
Draw – speed work, counter moves and development of additional moves

Morning Training Session 2

Unsettled Situational Game Play, focused on special awareness specific to each type of situation

2v1 Fast play from the ally, X and Y
Cross field 3v2 continuous play
3v4 off ground ball and clears
Full field transitional continuous play

Chalk Talk - Reviewing techniques and game theories specific to the players position and the weeks on field technical activities

Afternoon Training Session 1

Grouped Position Specific Training- Attack vs. Defense, Midfield vs. Midfield

1v1’s, 2v2’s 3v3’s, 4v4’s– from all positions on the field focusing in
on specific game philosophy’s, techniques and spatial awareness

Specialized Team Building and Leadership Events
Lacrosse capture the flag, lax baseball, lax water balloons, lax maze runner, ultimate lacrosse and other leadership activities

Afternoon Training Session 2

Game Play - Clear ride scrimmage, full field scrimmages, camp championship tournament, 7 vs 7, small field lacrosse tournament

Daily Award Ceremony