Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Regis University

Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Regis University
Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Regis University

This NIKE Lacrosse Camp, located on the beautiful campus of Regis University, is just minutes from downtown Denver, Colorado. Great weather, staff, the beautiful Regis campus and top notch facilities make this an ideal camp location to improve your game this summer!

With a perfect small college setting, campers will have the opportunity to personally work with Regis coaches and experienced staff members. This camp location is ideal for all regional players in the state of Colorado and beyond. Get ready to take your game to a higher level and have some big time fun!

Highlights Include

  • Complete Skills Camp for Girls Ages 9-18
  • Superior instruction from College Coaches and Players
  • 8:1 camper to instructor on field ratio
  • Daily emphasis on fundamentals, position training, drills and scrimmages
  • Team discounts available
  • Special goalie instruction
  • Reversible mesh Nike practice jersey
  • Nike and STX Prizes for outstanding play, sportsmanship and improvement

Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Kate Hood

Kate Hood

Kate Hood enters her fifth season as assistant women's lacrosse coach at Regis in 2014-15 following a two year-stint as head field hockey and women's lacrosse coach at Simmons College, a Division III school in Boston, Mass.  

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Hood helped Regis to their finest season in program history with a school record 14 wins against just three losses and a final national ranking of 15th in the IWLCA Coaches Poll.

Hood, previously Leonard, is a 2003 graduate of Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., where she majored in psychology. She was a second team all-conference and an IWLCA all-region lacrosse performer her senior season, leading the team to an NCAA Division III tournament berth.  Her team was the 2000 NCAA Championship runner-up and 2001 ECAC Champion team. Hood scored 31 goals and added nine assists, tying for the team lead in goals her senior campaign.  She was a member of the Williams College field hockey team which qualified for the NCAA tournament every year she played. Hood was also a two-time captain of the Division I alpine ski team. She qualified for the NCAA Championships in skiing and was an NCAA Division I Academic All-American.

Hood led Simmons College, a lacrosse program that she started, to a 6-6 record on the lacrosse field in 2010. Hood coached nine lacrosse all-conference athletes and two field hockey all-conference athletes in her two years at Simmons.

From 2006-08, Hood was a coach, tutor, and house parent at Concord Academy in Concord, Mass.  She was the head girl's field hockey and lacrosse coach, while also acting as an assistant coach for the alpine ski team. During this time, Hood earned her MA in Education from Tufts University.

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Sarah Kellner

Sarah Kellner

Sarah Kellner begins her ninth season as Regis University women's lacrosse head coach in 2014-15 and will look to continue on the Rangers finest three seasons in program history.  

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Kellner made history this past season when the Rangers ended the season with a school record 14 wins against just three losses and were ranked 15th in the final IWLCA Coaches Poll.

The Rangers completed the 2013 season with their second straight runner-up WILA finish and had the second most wins in school history with 10 against just five losses. The Rangers had one of the best offenses in the country and led the NCAA Division II in draw controls. Kellner guided RU to an 8-2 WILA record in 2013.

Following a record breaking season in 2011, she guided the Rangers in 2012 to a 9-8 record including a season finale win over #2 ranked Rollins College. The Rangers finished as runner-up in the Western Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (WILA) in 2012 while defeating two ranked teams, the first in school history.

The Rangers took the inaugural Western Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association championship with a perfect 6-0 record. The Rangers lost just two games during the spring of 2011, one to a top 10 team while racking up 12 wins, the most in school history.

In 2009, Kellner led the Rangers to a 6-6 record which was the most wins by any Ranger women's lacrosse team since its inception in 2000. It also marked the first time a Rangers team had a non-losing record.

In six seasons Kellner has more wins than any previous coach in program history.  She is 45-44 (.500 winning percentage) overall and this all while playing one of the toughest schedules of any Division II team.  Her teams ended WILA play with a 20-4 (.833) in three seasons in the WILA

Kellner brings a wealth of playing and coaching experience to the Ranger lacrosse program. Since 2002, Averson has worked with numerous lacrosse programs in the east coast area. She most recently coached at Fayetteville-Manlius where she served as an assistant coach from 2004-06. In all three seasons her team made it to the New York State High School Championship game, winning the title in two of the three seasons.

During her three year span at Fayetteville-Manlius she coached six high school All-America players and two Central New York Player of the Year award winners. 15 players that she coached have moved on to compete at the NCAA Division I level.

She also boasts similar success as a collegiate athlete. Averson was a four-year letterwinner at Cornell University (N.Y.). In 2003, as a senior, she was named Cornell University Female Athlete of the Year as well as being selected to the All-America first team. During her playing career at Cornell she twice guided her team to the NCAA Division I championship, including a Final Four appearance in 2002 when her team went 17-2.

Kellner is a 2003 graduate of Cornell with a bachelor degree in development sociology.  

Cristina Johnson

Cristina Johnson

Cristina Johnson was announced as the head coach of the women's lacrosse program at Johnson & Wales University on January 27, 2015. Johnson, a native of Hempstead, Maryland,...

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Cristina Johnson was announced as the head coach of the women's lacrosse program at Johnson & Wales University on January 27, 2015.

Johnson, a native of Hempstead, Maryland, played four seasons locally at NCAA Division II’s Regis University. As a member of the Ranger’s squad, she scored 58 goals and her 73 total points were eighth in Regis history. During her senior season, the Rangers went 12-2 including a 6-0 in Western Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association play and the WILA Championship.

Following graduation, Johnson joined the Rangers coaching staff as a graduate assistant. She spent three seasons as part of a staff that oversaw the Rangers move from the WILA to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference as the RMAC made women’s lacrosse their 22nd sponsored sport. In Johnson’s tenure on the Regis staff, the Rangers earned the inaugural RMAC Championship as well as 27 all-conference honorees over three seasons.

In addition to her experience on the Regis University coaching staff, Johnson served as both an assistant and head coach with Denver Summit lacrosse.

Camp Details

This summer, Regis is offering one session of overnight with a commuter (Extended Day Camp 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM) option available. The playing talent is rich in Colorado and the Midwest and our coaches can’t wait to help campers reach a new level of play. 


• 3 nights lodging • All meals
• Reversible Nike practice jersey


• Lunch & dinner
• Reversible Nike practice jersey 
• Camp hours: SUN 1:00PM-9:00PM, MON-TUE 8:45AM-9:00PM, WED 9:00AM-11:30AM

More 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.

Check in
Check-in for all campers takes place from 1:00-2:00pm on Sunday, June 19th at DeSmet Hall.

Check out
A closing ceremony will take place at the field on Wednesday, June 22nd at 11:30am. Extended Day campers will leave directly from the field. Overnight campers will checkout from West Hall following the closing ceremony - Parents are invited to this!

Overnight Campers

Housing & Roommates
Campers stay 2 per room and are assigned by age and roommate requests. 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: DeSmet Hall
Bathrooms: shared
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: Yes ♦ Dorm has AC - No fan required
Suggested spending money: $40
Medical facility: a certified trainer will be on staff at all times

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.

Extended Day Campers

Check-In - extended day campers check-in on Sunday, June 19th between 1:00-1:30pm at DeSmet Hall. You should come dressed and ready to play.
Mornings - Monday through Wednesday, extended day campers should arrive at the field at 8:45am.
Pick-Up Times - Sunday through Tuesday, extended day campers depart at 9:00pm (lunch and dinner included). Pick up locations for extended day campers will vary and be given out at check-in.
Camp Ends - On Wednesday, extended day campers depart from the field after morning session, around 11:30am.

Discounts Available

Team Discount: If five or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.


Regis University

Rooted in more than 130 years of tradition, Regis University is situated just northwest of dynamic downtown Denver. Picturesque mountain views form the backdrop to the beutiful Regis campus. Campers train each day on the Regis Lacrosse and Soccer Field one of the finest natural grass fields in the region if not the country.

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:30 am Breakfast (Overnighters)
  • 9:00 am Stretching and Conditioning
  • 9:30 am Line Drills and Stations
  • 10:30 am Position Work
  • Noon Lunch and rest
  • 1:30 pm 1v1, 2v2, and fastbreaks
  • 3:00 pm Drill stations and scrimmaging
  • 5:00 pm Dinner and supervised free time
  • 6:30 pm Back to field for games
  • 9:00 pm Extended Day Campers depart
  • 10:00 pm Overnight Campers to rooms; Lights out!

Camper Reviews

Skylar M.Regis Overnight Camper '15

  • 5/5.
See u next year!

I have gone to 5 lax camps this summer and this one was the only place I learned n perfected awesome moves and better plays. All the staff are truly carrying about your success and fun. See u next year!

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Parent of Regis Camper '15

  • 5/5.
Fun experience!

The level of instruction provided was great. My kid improved her skills immensely. They provide lots of counselors so that the kids get a lot of attention and instruction. The counselors are young and can relate to the kids providing a fun experience as well.

Parent of Regis Camper '15

  • 5/5.
Very Impressed

I brought my daughter and two friends to the Nike Lacrosse Camp at the Regis University. They loved the experience and meeting the coaches. They keep talking about it to this day and I am sure we will repeat it again soon. 

Grandparent of Regis Camper '15

  • 5/5.
Great Experience

This was our granddaughter's first experience at a Nike Lacrosse Camp. We felt it was a very professionally run camp. At first we were hesitant sending her off to the dorms, but the supervision was excellent and the camp was well run from start to finish. She made lots of friends and learned a lot about herself and her swimming. Thank you!

Camp Dates & Prices

Programs: Complete Skills
Age Group: 9 - 18
Gender: Girls
Overnight $525.00
Availability: Open

Extended 9:00AM-9:00PM $425.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.