Roswell Area Park Girls Lacrosse Camp

Roswell Area Park

Roswell, GA 30075


Overview

GameBreaker Lacrosse is proud to announce that we will be hosting a camp at Roswell Area Park in Roswell, GA. Campers will train on the two side by side turf lacrosse fields. Campers will learn from our elite coaching staff in what promises to be a great week of lacrosse and fun!


About Our Coaches

Brooke Magnuson

Brooke Magnuson grew up in Annapolis, Maryland and has played and coached at the highest levels (HS, Clubs and NCAA DI). Since graduating from the University of Maryland she has helped grow the game up and down the east coast, focusing on non-traditional areas such as South Carolina, Florida and Georgia.

COLLEGE ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2003-2006- University of Maryland, College Park

Full 4-year athletic scholarship recipient at The University of Maryland (only one awarded per year)
4 year starter
4 time NCAA Tournament participant
NCAA Final Four participant
ACC Champion
2005/06- Team Captain
2004/06- Leader in assists

COACHING CAREER

Jacksonville University (NCAA DI)Women's Lacrosse First Assistant Coach, Recruiting Coordinator and
Offensive Coordinator.

STARS Lacrosse Club
Head Coach

Sherwood Forest Lacrosse
Lacrosse Director, Annapolis, Maryland

Eastside High School
Volunteer Assistant Coach, Greenville, South Carolina

Stanton College Prep High School
Head Coach, Jacksonville, Florida


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

 

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

 

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


Reviews (3)

reviews-10 Carolyn D. - Camper

This camp has made me a better lacrosse player. I learned SO much this past week.

reviews-10 Karen S. - Camper

I loved the shooting drills, definitely feel like I have improved throughout the week.

reviews-10 Eric P. - Dad

My kids ALWAYS came back happy and tired which makes me a very happy parent and glad my kids had fun

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