Xcelerate Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at Baldwin Wallace University Cleveland, Ohio
On the heals of its second D3 season, Baldwin-Wallace University is quickly becoming the place to be for rising stars. A perfect campus setting with easy walks to the fields, rec center (swimming pool) and campus cafeteria, campers will get a true sense of what college life is all about.
A stellar coaching crew will provide campers with high level instruction at all positions. It’s time to help the Midwest continue its trend toward the forefront of the lacrosse world. We can’t think of a better place to do it than Baldwin Wallace.
- The BEST Topnotch Lacrosse Instruction; 8 to 1 Camper to Staff ratio
- Girls ages 10-18: All Positions - Intermediate to Advanced
- Clean & Comfortable Air Conditioned Dorm Rooms
- Xcelerate Nike Reversible Jersey & Lanyard
- Special Goalie instruction
- Xcelerate Nike RAFFLE on the last day of camp!
High Performance Instruction…Every Position!
Directing camp this summer at Baldwin Wallace University is Kim Russell. Kim was named the first head coach for women's lacrosse at Baldwin Wallace in January, 2012. The team posted a 4-6 record in its first official NCAA Division 3 season in 2012-2013.
Russell has been coaching women’s lacrosse for the past 16 years and has coached at every level. She comes to BW after most recently being the first-ever coach at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington (UNC Wilmington) in the spring of 2011. Russell additionally has started lacrosse programs at Magnificat High School (1996-2003) and for Rocky River (Ohio) Youth & Middle School (2003-Present).Read Full Bio
Presently, she is involved as an administrator and coach at the Ohio Premier Lacrosse Club of Cleveland, is the President and Club Coach at the Westside Field Hockey & Lacrosse, Inc. and Director and Volunteer Coach for youth and middle school girls at the Rocky River Recreation Center. Russell also serves as the Vice President for U.S. Lacrosse (Ohio North Coast Chapter). She additionally has tutored/ mentored 14 current lacrosse coaches and 13 student-athletes who went on to play Division I field hockey and/ or lacrosse.
Coach Russell is a 1989 graduate of the College of William & Mary (Va.) where she played NCAA Division I field hockey and lacrosse. In field hockey, she served as a team captain (1988), was named all-conference twice (1987 and 1988) and All-South Region as a senior. In lacrosse, Russell played on the 1986 William & Mary team that beat a University of Maryland team that won the NCAA Division I title that season. As a junior, she played on a team that appeared in the NCAA Division I National Tournament, and as a senior, William & Mary won both a conference and ECAC titles and was named as a starter for the South team in the North-South All-Star Game.
OUR COACHES TEACH ALL LEVELS OF PLAY. We provide a nice balance of experienced senior staff members (college and high school coaches), enthusiastic recent college graduates, and current college players.
• Check-in between 3:00pm to 4:30pm at Ely Hall.
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!
Dorm: Ely Hall
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: Yes
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
Daily Schedule: MON 4:30PM-8:45PM, TUE-WED 9AM-8:45PM, THURS 9AM-11:00AM
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.
Below is a template and is subject to change.
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!