Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Adelphi University Garden City, New York

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Adelphi University is located near Long Island's parks and beaches. The 75 acre campus is only 45 minutes from New York City, offering the combined advantages of a major metropolitan area and a safe, suburban campus environment.

At the Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Adelphi University, our goal is to stimulate a love for the game by immersing you in the sport and giving you the kind of focused, intensive training essential to improvement. Over the course of camp, your enthusiasm and self-confidence will grow along with your skills.

Highlights Include

  • Middle School/High School Overnight Camp #1 July 15-18 (ages 12-18, 3 nights in dorms, Lunch included for Commuters)
  • Middle School/High School Overnight Camp #2 July 21-24 (ages 12-18, 3 nights in dorms, Lunch included for Commuters)
  • Superior instruction from Adelphi Coaches and Players
  • 8:1 camper to instructor on field ratio
  • Daily emphasis on skills and position training (Stick skills, shooting, dodging, defense, conditioning, and overall "Lacrosse IQ")
  • Special goalie instruction and discounts available
  • Every camper receives a reversible Nike practice jersey
  • Nike and STX Prizes for outstanding play, sportsmanship and improvement

Camp Setting

Instruction takes place daily at the Outdoor Sports Complex and Competition Field on the campus of Adelphi University. The complex, which opened in 2008, includes an all-weather surface material and four main light standards.


Meet your coaching staff
Camp Director

Erica Devito

Camp Director is Erica Devito, assistant women's lacrosse coach at Adelphi University.

Erica begins her first year as an assistant coach after donning Adelphi's women's lacrosse uniform for four years.

During her time as a Panther, she set the school record in career points (379), career goals (270), and career free position goals (43). Additionally, she ranks tied for third in career assists with 109 and is third in points per game with 4.98. Her name also appears an astonishing 10 times among single season marks and holds top marks in goals (77) and free position goals (13).

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Devito helped  her team to four NCAA appearances, three of which they were crowned as NCAA Champions (2009-11) and was also a part of two Northeast-10 Championships (2010 and '11).

Over four years, she garnered a slew of awards including All-American (4x), IWLCA All-Region (4x), NE-10 All-Conference (3x), ECAC All-Star (2x), NCAA DII All-Tournament (2x), CoSida/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District (2x) and NE-10 Spring Academic All-Conference team (2x). Additionally, she was the 2010 NE-10 Tournament MVP, and was the ECAC Division II Scholar Athlete Award and participated in the IWLCA North-South All-Star game in 2012.

Assistant Coach

Kerry Stoothoff

Kerry Stoothoff is in her first year as an Assistant Coach with the Adelphi University women's lacrosse program and brings experience as both a Division I athlete and coach to the sidelines.

Stoothoff was a four-year letter winner for Loyola College, making 62 starts and totaling 3497 minutes in goal for for the Greyhounds. She was named the team's starting goalie as a sophomore and finished her career fifth on the all-time saves list with 528 total stops.  She also left Loyola with a career .485 save percentage and a goals against average of 9.61, helping the Greyhounds amass an overall record of 53-22.

Over the course of her career, Stoothoff garnered a number of awards including Loyola’s MVP in 2010 and the Unsung Hero Award in 2012.  She was an All-Big East selection in both 2011 and 2012 and led the Greyhounds to consecutive Big East Championships in those same seasons, while earning All-Tournament team honors.

Stoothoff was also awarded Big East Tournament Most Outstanding Player status in 2011 and 2012, becoming the only player in the history of the Big East to win consecutive MVPs. Her outstanding play in those seasons also earned her inclusion on the IWLCA Division I Mid-Atlantic All-Region team.

A Tewaaraton watch list selection in 2011 and 2012, Stoothoff, was also named Nike National Player of the Week May 8, 2012, Women’s National Division Player of the Week May 14, 2012 and the Baltimore Sun’s Women’s Player of the Week May 12, 2011 and May 17, 2012. She concluded her collegiate career by participating in the IWLCA Division 1 North-South All-Star Game in 2012.

Assistant Coach

Nicole Flego

Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach at Adelphi University.

Learn more about Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Adelphi University

Middle School/High School Overnight Camp #1 July 15-18

• Tuesday-Friday (Camp starts Tuesday afternoon and concludes Friday at 12:00 noon)
• Check-in will be held at Waldo Hall between 1:00-2:00pm
• Overnighters stay 3 nights in dorms, Commuters are provided lunch and dinner
• Ages 12-18 

Middle School/High School Overnight Camp #2 July 21-24

• Monday-Thursday (Camp starts Monday afternoon and concludes Thursday at 12:00 noon)
• Check-in will be held at Waldo Hall between 1:00-2:00pm
• Overnighters stay 3 nights in dorms, Commuters are provided lunch and dinner
• Ages 12-18

Camp Details

A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.
Extended Day Campers
During the July 15-18th and July 21-24th sessions, extended day campers should arrive at the check-in time dressed to play. All other days, the arrival time is 8:45am and departure time is at 8:30pm. For Extended Day campers Lunch and Dinner will be provided. Drop off and pick up locations will be provided at check-in.
Housing & Roommates
Campers stay in double rooms (2 per room) and will be assigned by age and roommate requests. If you have a roommate request and have not notified us, please do so no later than 10 days before the start of camp. As much as we try to take care of each and every camper, roommate requests are not guaranteed! If you don't have a roommate request, you will be placed in a room with someone near your age. It will be a great opportunity to meet someone new!
Dorm: Waldo Hall
Bathrooms: shared
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning:  No
Suggested spending money: $40
Medical facility: a certified trainer will be on staff at all times.
Please bring a Portable Fan – No AC.
Campers are supervised 24 hours a day. The staff live in the dormitories with the campers and participate in evening activities. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.

Discounts Available

Team Discount: If five or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $25 discount. Click “Get Brochure” above and print the application. All applications must be received at the same time via mail or fax. If all members of your group pay with a Visa or MasterCard, feel free to fax your applications to 415-479-6061 to expedite processing. Late or individual registrations are not eligible to receive the group discount.
Goalie Discount: To ensure each session has enough goalies for drills and scrimmages, all goalies automatically qualify for a special $50 discount. You can call 1-800-645-3226 to receive the goalie discount over the phone or you can indicate that you are eligible for the goalie discount in the “comments” field when registering via our secure website.  Goalie discount cannot be combined with any other discount.

Adelphi University is also hosting a Nike Field Hockey Camp. Click here for more details.

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Adelphi University Camper

  • 5/5.
Lots of Fun!

Nike Lacrosse Camp was a lot of fun and I learned a lot of stick skills and saw improvement in my playing. They made sure we were safe and had fun. I definitely want to come back.

Parent of Adelphi University Camper

  • 5/5.

My daughter Kelly's experience at the Nike Adelphi Lacrosse Camp was fantastic. She received excellent instruction and both group and individual attention. She is looking forward to attending camp again next year. 

Adelphi University Overnight Camper

  • 5/5.
Everything was great!

Everything was great! Nice coaching staff and they teach you new skills in a fun environment.

Parent of Adelphi University Campers

  • 4/5.
Loved camp!

My kids loved the camp! The coaching staff was great and it was a place where they learned a lot of good skills.

Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Adelphi University Erica Devito, Camp Director Adelphi University
1 South Ave
Garden City, New York 11530
Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Adelphi University
  • 5/5.
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Camp Schedule & Fees

2015 camp dates and prices coming soon. Please bookmark this page or call 1-800-645-3226.

For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.