Xcelerate Nike Boys Lacrosse Camp at Oglethorpe University Atlanta, Georgia
Oglethorpe University is one of the newest members of Division 3 Men’s Lacrosse and Xcelerate Lacrosse is honored to be hosting the school’s high performance summer camp. Located just north of downtown Atlanta, and featuring a NEW Athletic Turf Field, the school is situated perfectly for players throughout the Southeast.
From the easy access playing fields to the air conditioned dorms to the all-you-can eat dining hall, campers will get a true taste of college life. The playing talent is rich in Georgia and the Southeast and our coaches can’t wait to help campers reach a new level of play. We’re projecting another sell out in 2014, so be sure to Register Early!
- Free NIKE Lacrosse Head given to the FIRST 25 registered OVERNIGHT campers!
- The BEST Topnotch Lacrosse Instruction; 8 to 1 Camper to Staff ratio
- Boys ages 10-18: All Positions - All Levels of Play
- NEW Athletic Turf Field!
- Xcelerate Nike Reversible Jersey & Lanyard
- Special Goalie instruction
- Pre-Camp Specialty Shooting & RPM Defense Clinics available
- Xcelerate Nike RAFFLE on the last day of camp!
High Performance Instruction…Every Position!
As the camp week progresses, every camper has an opportunity to move up to a more advanced group if the camper demonstrates a higher level of play. Our coaches are consistently trying to challenge our campers in order to improve their play as well as make sure that any transition is a smooth one.
Your skill level and overall team play will dramatically improve over the course of the camp week. Remember…EVERY FIELD POSITION is covered in our camp: Attack, Midfield, Face-Off, Defense, and Goalie.
Directing camp this summer at Oglethorpe University is Ryder Henry. A former Major League Lacrosse and North American Lacrosse League pro and two time college All-American as a long-stick midfielder at St. Mary's College, Henry brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with him as lead instructor.Read Full Bio
- 2013 MLL Charlotte Hounds
- 2013 NALL Baltimore Bombers
- 2012 LXM Pro Player
- St. Mary's College, class of 2010
- 2010 USLIA All American
- 2010 USLIA North-South Game Selection
- 2010 Team Captain & Defensive MVP
- 2 x 1st Team All-Conference
- 2 x Academic All-Conference
- St. John's College HS (DC), class of '04
Brian Lalley - Assistant Camp Director
Co-Directing the camp this summer is Brian Lalley. Lalley spent the last four years with the Canisius College men's lacrosse team, serving as the team's offensive coordinator. During his time with the Golden Griffins, Lalley helped three players earn four All-MAAC selections.
Lalley played four seasons at Ohio State University and was a two-year starter at Orchard Park High School, earning All-America, first-team All-Western New York and first-team All-ECIC honors.
Mark Prey - Asst Camp Director; Goalie Coach
Coach Mark Prey, an up and comer in the lacrosse ranks, was recently named the head men's lacrosse coach at Fontbonne University for the 2013-2014 school year.
- 2011-12 MLL Chesapeake Bayhawks
- 2008-2010 MLL Chicago Machine
- 2009-10 Georgetown Preparatory School Assistant Coach
- 3 X All-American Georgetown University
- 2008 Georgetown University Team Co-MVP
- 2007 ECAC Offensive Player of the Year
- Haverford School (PA) All-American
OUR COACHES TEACH ALL LEVELS OF PLAY
We provide a nice balance of experienced senior staff members, highly skilled professional players, enthusiastic recent college graduates, and current college players. Their coaching credentials are outstanding: All-Pros, All-Americans, Hall of Famers, Coaches of the Year, and All-World players.
Specialty Pre-Camp Clinics
LSM & Defensive Clinic (Optional)
2 campers per room. If you have a roommate request, and have not already given it to us, please do so as soon as possible. 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!
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: Yes
Suggested spending money: $40
Medical facility: a certified trainer will be on staff during field sessions
♦ No fan needed - dorms air-conditioned
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
Xcelerate Nike T-Shirt - Price: $20
Xcelerate Nike Shorts - Price: $35
Xcelerate Nike T-Shirt & Shorts - Price: $55
Please note that t-shirts and shorts are available in adult sizes.
*T-Shirt Sizes Available in Adult Small, Medium, Large and X-Large.
*Short Sizes Available in Adult Small, Medium, Large and X-Large.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:30 AM Breakfast (Overnight Campers)
- 8:45 AM Extended Day Campers Arrive
- 9:00 AM Morning Lacrosse Session: Station Work, Drills, Position Work
- Noon Lunch
- 12:30 PM Rest Hour / Camp Store / Swimming
- 2:00 PM Afternoon Lacrosse Session: Demonstrations, Position Work, Small Group Scrimmages, Team Play
- 5:00 PM Dinner
- 6:15 PM Evening Lacrosse Session: Team Instruction / Games
- 8:45 PM Extended Day Campers depart
- 9:00 PM Free Time / Camp Store / Pizza
- 10:45 PM Lights Out!
Discounts Available (If qualified, you may choose ONLY ONE discount)
Previous Camper Discount: $25. You can call 1-800-645-3226 to receive the previous camper discount over the phone or you can indicate that you are eligible for the previous camper discount in the “comments” field when registering via our secure website. Previous camper discount cannot be combined with any other discount.
Sibling Discount: $25 off each player. You can call 1-800-645-3226 to receive the sibling discount over the phone or you can indicate that you are eligible for the sibling discount in the “comments” field when registering via our secure website. Sibling discount cannot be combined with any other discount.
Goalie Discount: $50. 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.
Team Discount: $25. 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.
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