Old Dam Road Girls Lacrosse Camp

Old Dam Road Rec Fields

Fairfield, CT 06824


Overview

GameBreaker is proud to return to Old Dam Road Fields for this Fairfield, Connecticut girls lacrosse camp.  This half day camp is open to girls ages 6-16. 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!


About Our Coaches

Kimberly Sheehan

Coach Sheehan is the current Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach at Fairfield Ludlowe High School. Before Coach Sheehan began her coaching tenure in at Fairfield Ludlowe in 2018 she held the position of Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach at The King School in Stamford for 3 years. At King she lead her team to multiple FAA tournament victory's and helped build there program into what it is know. Before her coaching career Coach Sheehan was a star player at Skidmore College before heading off to Fairfield University to pursue her masters degree.


Camp Details

Check in/out: All campers check in daily at 8:45 am with check out at 12:00 pm.

Age & Ability: Our camp is open to girls ages 6-16, all ability and levels are welcomed.

Camp Schedule


8:45 - Campers arrive and check in; Stretching and warm-up
9:15 - First Session - Individualized skill work

9:45 – Team Concepts – Settled game awareness and play
10:15 - Position specific training
10:30 – Break, team building and leadership events
10:45 – Unsettled and settled situational game play / scrimmages
12:00 – Daily review and award ceremony – Pick up

 

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

 

Attack 

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

 

Midfield

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

 

Goalie

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

 

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

 

Morning Training Session 2     

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

 

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

 

Daily Award Ceremony


Reviews (3)

reviews-10 Karen M. - Mother

My daughter was absolutely blown away. She really loved the coaches and the friends she made at camp. You exceeded all of her expectations about camp!

reviews-10 Jamie J. - Mom

My 9yr old daughter Julie just finished a week of camp in Fairfield. She had a fantastic time - loved every minute of camp and wants to sign up for another week. The coaches were very enthusiastic. Thank you for such a fantastic program!

reviews-10 Ron M. - Dad

These coaches were great. They made it fun for everyone and made sure all of the girls were constantly participating in every drill. Thank you for an excellent week

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