University of Washington Girls Lacrosse Camp

University of Washington

Seattle, WA


Overview

GameBreaker returns to Seattle for its 14th annual Washington girls lacrosse camp. Lacrosse sessions will emphasize individual stick work, positional training and team concepts.  We also scrimmage daily.  Join us this summer for a great week of lacrosse and new friends.  Full Day and Half Day camp options are offered.


About Our Coaches

Bobby Laudig

Coach Bobby Laudig brings a wealth of knowledge, energy, and experience to the GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps as an active Level 3 Certified USA Lacrosse Coaches Trainer, the highest level available.  Laudig also serves as the President of the Oregon Lacrosse Foundation.

Coach Laudig has coached Boys and Girls Lacrosse for over 15 years in Washington and Oregon.  He is currently the Head Girls Lacrosse Coach for Evergreen Lacrosse in Vancouver, WA.  Prior to Evergreen, Coach Laudig was the Head Boys Lacrosse Coach at Camas High School where he also led the Girls 7/8 Youth Lacrosse program.  He’s also coached at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, WA, as well as stints at Tahoma and Grant.

Laudig competed collegiately at the University of Oregon.  After college, Laudig stayed active, participating in various Men’s Lacrosse Leagues.


Camp Details

Check-in/out: Overnight and Extended Day Campers check-in at 12:00 pm on the first day of camp and check out at 12:00 pm on the last day. On the second and third day of camp, the extended day campers will arrive at 8:45 am and get picked up at 9:00 pm.

CHECK-IN AT WILLOW HALL

OVERNIGHT CAMPERS WILL STAY IN MCMAHON HALL-DOUBLE OCCUPANCY ROOMS (some may be single rooms)

Age & Ability: Camp is open to ages 8-16, all ability levels welcome.

Meals Provided: Overnight campers will be provided with all meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. Extended day campers will be provided with Lunch and Dinner

Camp Curriculum:

Fundamental Stick Work- Specialized stick routines and targeted fundamental drills

Position Specific Training-

Defense- including a rotation of midfielders
Footwork - pivoting, recovery and angles
Stickwork - clearing, carrying, grounds balls and stick protection
Field Awareness - man up or man down situations, on and off ball defensive play
Body Positioning - ABCDs of defense (for 1 on 1 defense)

Attack-
Situational Awareness - spacing, vision and offensive flow
Shooting - 8 meters, on the run, shot placement and selection, and faking before shooting
Dodging - from X, face dodge, split dodge, roll dodge
Transitioning- Riding the ball

Midfield-
Situational Awareness - spacing, vision, and offensive flow
Shooting - 8 meters, on the run, shot placement and selection and faking before shooting
Dodging - from X, face dodge, split dodge, roll dodge
Defensive Play - body positioning and field awareness
Transitioning- Riding the ball, fast breaks both offensively and defensively, settling

Goalie-
Communication - ball positioning, dictating the defense’s positions and player positioning
Mechanics - placement in cage, off stick and stick-side movement, reaction time, hand/eye coordination
Clearing - moving the ball quickly, communicating where to go with the ball and stick work

Draw Specialist-
Mechanics - footwork and body positioning
Taking the Draw - pushing , pulling, or self-drawing, ball tracking
Circle - speed work, ground balls, ball tracking, and reaction time

Unsettled Situational Game Play, focused on special awareness specific to game-like situations-
2v1, 3v2- Fast play from the elbows and X
Crossfield 3v2 continuous play
3v4 off ground ball and clears
Full field transitional continuous play

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, lacrosse tic-tac-toe racing, lacrosse head-shoulders-knees-toes-ball, and other leadership and team building activities

Game Play- 7v7, small sided games, full field scrimmage, situational gameplay, clearing and riding the ball

Chalk Talk- Reviewing techniques and game theories regarding specific positioning and game-like situations

*Curriculum Varies Per Location and Director*

*For Sample Times of Daily Schedule, Visit Highlights Page*


Reviews (3)

reviews-10 Tina A. - Parent

My girls made so many friends at camp and couldn\'t stop talking about how great the staff was!

reviews-10 Kimberly J. - Camper

My favorite part of camp was when we scrimmaged. I can\'t wait to go back next summer.

reviews-10 Michelle B. - Parent

My daughter has been to many camps this summer and this one was her favorite. The staff at UW were energetic and always making sure she was learning and having a blast.

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