Loomis Chaffee Boys Lacrosse Training Camp

Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor Connecticut

Windsor, CT 06095


Overview

GameBreaker is excited to be bringing a boys summer lacrosse camp to Loomis Chaffee. Loomis boasts tremendous facilities and several fields (both grass and turf).  Lacrosse campers will work on their individual stick skills and positional training, learn team concepts and scrimmage daily.  Day and half day camper options are offered at Loomis Chaffee.  Join us this summer for a great week of lacrosse training and improvement!


About Our Coaches

Bill Lee

Bill Lee joined the Loomis Chaffee community as the varsity boys lacrosse head coach in 2013. He has been coaching high school lacrosse since 1991. In the 2015 and 2016 seasons, Bill helped guide the Pelicans to back-to-back 10-win records in the ever-competitive New England West 1 League.

In 2015 Coach Lee was voted the leagues Coach of the Year by his colleagues, and in 2016 the Loomis team received two sportsmanship awards, one by league coaches and one by the Connecticut Officials Association.

Before coming to Loomis, Coach Lee held the head coaching position at Brewster Academy. During the 13 years as head coach he won 8 League Championships and was honored as coach of the year.


Camp Details

Check-in/out: All campers check-in daily at 8:45 am. The full-day campers will check out daily at 5:00 pm with our half-day campers checking out at 12:00 pm.

Age & Ability: Our camp is open to boys ages 6-16, Our half-day camp option is open to ages 6-10 and our full-day camp option is open to ages 9-16. 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 gameplay

12:00 – Supervised group lunch, Half-Day Campers depart

12:50 – Camp games and team building events
1:00 - Team Concepts – Settled game awareness and play
2:30 - Leadership talks and activities
3:45 - Team games – Scrimmages
5:00 – Daily review and award ceremony - Full-Day Campers depart

 

Morning Training Session 1

Fundamental Stick Work - Specialized stick routines involving box and targeted fundamental drills

 

Position-Specific Training

Defense - including a rotation of midfielders

Footwork – pivot, recovery and angles
Stickwork – clearing, carrying and stick protection
Field Awareness – slide, 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
Riding – drop back, pressure and 10-man rides

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, field awareness and sliding

 

Goalie

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

 

Face-Off 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

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

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

 

Lunch

 

Chalk Talk - Reviewing techniques and game theories specific to the player's position and the week's on-field technical activities

 

Afternoon Training 

Grouped Position-Specific Training- Attack vs. Defense, Midfield vs. Midfield and LSM’s

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, box lacrosse tournament

Daily Award Ceremony


Reviews (2)

reviews-10 Tom P. - Parent

My two sons have been going to this lacrosse camp for a few years now. They always look forward to the summer to work with him again.

reviews-10 Julia C. - Parent

Our son absolutely loved this camp! The coaches were excellent. Well organized, and ran some unique drills and scrimmages. The campus was beautiful.

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