Ursuline College Girls Lacrosse Training Camp

Ursuline College, Pepper Pike Ohio

Pepper Pike, OH 44124


About Our Coaches

Eileen Ferry

Eileen Ferryis the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at Ursuline College.

Ferry brings a wealth of coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level. She spent the 2017-18 season at Robert Morris University as an assistant coach and the previous six years at Monmouth University as both a head coach and assistant coach. In 2015 she was named the head coach at Monmouth after spending four years as an assistant coach for the Hawks. In her first season as head coach, she led Monmouth to its first Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship game after finishing the season with a 12-9 record.

She finished with an 18-18 overall record as the head coach at Monmouth and had seven players earn all-conference honors and 22 named to the conference’s academic honor roll. During her time as an assistant coach, she helped guide the Hawks to back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances in 2012 and 2013.

Maddie Wilson

Maddie Wilson, a 2017 graduate of Capital University and Maddie Kipp, a 2017 graduate of Ursuline will assist the program during the upcoming season.

Wilson, a standout goalkeeper for the Crusaders, was an Honorable Mention All-OAC selection during her senior season and started 13 games in goal. She finished second in the OAC in save percentage and second in goals against average.

In 2016, Wilson was a First Team All-OAC selection and was named to the IWLCA First Team All-Great Lakes Region team. She led the OAC in save percentage as a junior as the Crusaders finished the season 12-5.

Wilson was name to the 2014 OAC Defensive Player of the Year and was a First Team All-OAC Selection.

Last summer, Wilson played for Team USA in the sub tournament in London as part of the Women’s Lacrosse World Cup where the team placed second and received a Silver medal.

Maddie Kipp

Kipp, one of the most decorated players in Ursuline lacrosse history, graduated in 2017 as the program’s all-time leading scorer with 125 goals scored.

She was a part of the Arrows first-ever G-MAC Regular Season and Tournament championship teams in 2016 and helped Ursuline to a regular season title in 2017.

Last season, Kipp scored 27 goals and had 14 assists and was selected to the All-Great Midwest First Team for the second consecutive year.

See More Coaches

Camp Details

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

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

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

Camper Schedule: 

1st Day
12:00pm – Registration and Check in
1:00pm-2:00pm - Orientation
2:00pm-4:30pm - Afternoon Lacrosse Session
4:30pm-5:00pm - Team Building Activities
5:00pm-5:45pm - Dinner
6:00pm-9:00pm – Evening Lacrosse Session / Extended Day Pick up

10:00 – Lights Out

2nd and 3rd Days

7:45am-8:30am – Breakfast (Overnight Campers Only)
8:45am - Extended Day Drop Off
9:00am-11:30am - Morning Lacrosse Session
11:30am-12:30pm - Lunch
12:30pm-1:30pm - Group Activities and Games
1:30pm-4:00pm - Afternoon Lacrosse Session
4:00pm-5:00pm – Leadership Driven Group Activities
5:00pm-5:45pm - Dinner
6:00pm-9:00pm - Evening Lacrosse Session / Extended Day Pick up

10:00 – Lights Out

4th Day

7:45am-8:30am – Breakfast (Overnight Campers Only)
8:45am – Extended Day Drop Off
9:00am - 11:30am - Morning Lacrosse Session
12:00pm - Closing Award Ceremonies
12:15pm-1:15pm - Check Out

 

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

 

Afternoon Training Session

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

 

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, situational game play

 

Daily Award Ceremony


Reviews (4)

reviews-10 Maggie N. - Mother

We are grateful to GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps for its excellence and kindness. Our daughter Eva was a total novice before participating in the lacrosse camp last summer, and she made her high school team the following spring!

reviews-10 Abby Y. - Camper

I had a wonderful summer at the GameBreaker Lacrosse Camp. Coach Ferry taught me new skills and helped strengthened my existing ones

reviews-10 Melissa V. - Mother

Year after year, we have found that the staff members at GameBreaker are warm, friendly, and engaging with campers. They are also very responsive to parent concerns, communicative, and flexible

reviews-10 Alexa H. - Camper

I’ve attended many sports camps but the Ursuline College lacrosse camp was by far the best. I improved my game tremendously and got a feel for playing at a collegiate level.

See More Reviews

More Camps You'll Love

Lacrosse Training for Girls
Girls LAX Training
Group Water Break at Lax Camp
Girls Lacrosse in Action
Lacrosse Training - Coaching Defensive Positioning