Cal Lacrosse 7v7 Tournament
Improve Your Skills And Have Fun
at the Cal Lacrosse Tournament
Cal Lacrosse is excited to again hold a one day Lacrosse Tournament in August. Directed by Cal Head Coach, Brooke Eubanks, the 7v7 tournament is a great opportunity to advance your skills and take your game to the next level.
The tournament will be held on the beautiful campus of UC-Berkeley.
The Cal 7v7 Lacrosse Tournament is open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender).
- Registration will be closed at 10am PST on August 23rd
- One registration required per team
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Camp Director Brooke Eubanks
Brooke Eubanks, a long-time assistant coach at Stanford who won multiple medals as a player for the Canadian Senior National Team, has been named head coach for women’s lacrosse at the University of California, Berkeley.View Brooke Eubanks's Bio & Lacrosse Tips ⟩
During her time at Stanford, Eubanks served as the team’s offensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator with responsibilities such as in-game play calling, scouting opponents and coordinating practices. With her help, the Cardinal won four Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) championships, garnered multiple national top-10 rankings, set a school record for the most wins in a season in program history (16, 2011) and produced four MPSF Players of the Year and one MPSF Rookie of the Year. In addition, Stanford earned IWLCA Division I Merit Squad recognition in 2011.
Prior to her tenure at Stanford, Eubanks was an assistant coach at George Mason from 2006-08. During that span, George Mason collected the school record for wins in a season (12, 2008) and garnered the team’s highest national ranking in school history at No. 9. Eubanks served under current Stanford head coach Amy Bokker at both Stanford and George Mason.
As a player, Eubanks was a member of the Canadian Senior National Team from 2003-13, playing in three World Cups. Canada won the silver medal in 2013, with Eubanks serving as team captain. She was second on her team in scoring in the 2009 World Cup, helping the Canadians capture the bronze medal.
Eubanks enjoyed a successful collegiate career at James Madison from 2002-06 where she was a four-year starter and led the squad to three Colonial Athletic Association championships. The Patriots advanced to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament in 2004 and ’06. Individually, Eubanks was an all-conference second-team selection and a member of the CAA all-tournament team in both 2005 and ’06. She was also named to the 2006 Virginia Sports Information Directors' Association All-State Team.
Raised in Englewood, Colo., Eubanks is the daughter of 1980 Pittsburgh Penguin NHL draft pick Steve McKenzie and was born in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada, while her father was playing minor-league hockey there.
Lacrosse Tips by Brooke Eubanks:
Assistant Coach Denise Wescott
With over 25 years of coaching experience, Denise Wescott has been named an assistant coach for California women's lacrosse, as announced by head coach Brooke Eubanks on Tuesday.View Denise Wescott's Bio ⟩
During her career of over 30 years of Division I collegiate coaching, Wescott has served as the head women's lacrosse coach for Monmouth (2009-14), Mount St. Mary's (2004-09), Delaware (1993-2004), Rutgers University (1991-93) and Drew University (1989-90). Also, from 1996-2005, she served as the head coach for the German National and World Cup teams.
Since 2014, Wescott has served as the Director of Lacrosse for the Capital Lacrosse Club in Alexandria, Va.
Her coaching accolades include being named the IWLCA Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Conference Coach of the Year. In 2006, Wescott was inducted into the Lacrosse Hall of Fame in New Jersey, and she also won the IWLCA Diane Geppi-Aikens Lifetime Achievement College Coaching Award.
As a player, Wescott was a four-year starting goalkeeper and captain at Maryland in field hockey and lacrosse. During the span of her collegiate career, the Terrapins went 50-11-1 and advanced to the AIAW tournament three times. She totaled 519 career saves and a 6.99 goals-against average. She was named to the USWLA All-Star team and USWLA Final Four All-Tournament team in 1980.
Assistant Coach Paige Soenksen
Paige Soenksen, a 2017 All-American at Colorado, has joined the California women's lacrosse coaching staff for the 2018 season. Soenksen led the Buffaloes to a 16-4 overall record, including a perfect 8-0 record at home, last season and the program's first berth in the NCAA Tournament.View Paige Soenksen's Bio ⟩
Soenksen was one of the original Buffaloes when the program first started four years ago. Over the course of her career, she was a major catalyst in taking the program to a national top-10 ranking in 2017.
In addition to her All-America honors, Soenksen was named to the all-region and MPSF All-Conference first teams after leading the conference in save percentage, while her goals-against average ranked second in the MPSF. She led Colorado to the third best scoring defense in the nation. Soenksen started 19 of CU's 20 games last season, and has started 73 of 74 games in program history.
Soenksen will bring a wealth of experience and accolades from her collegiate career with her to Berkeley. In addition to her honors earned as a 2017 senior, she also earned All-MPSF honors as a freshman and a sophomore, while garnering second-team MPSF All-Conference honors in 2016. She was also named to the IWLCA All-Region team in both her freshman and sophomore seasons.
A detailed 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 will take place in Memorial Stadium in the North Tunnel on Saturday, August 25th. Please have team leader check in 30mins before first game. Please have your team leader bring all team members waivers to check-in.
There is a free, optional clinic provided from 2:45-3:15pm in Memorial Stadium. There will be no games at this time.
The Schedule will be sent out the evening of August 23rd. The Schedule will be based on how many teams sign up for each division. Division 1 will play roughly between 1:00-3:00pm. Division 2 will play roughly between 3:00-5:00pm. There will be a champion for each division. Teams will be grouped into brackets as tournament goes.
Division 1: 8th-12th grades - high school or elite 8th graders
Division 2: 6th-9th grades - middle school or new to the game 9th graders
Teams - $400
Individuals - $50
If more than 5 teams are signing up for the tournament, please call US SPORTS CAMPS for a discount
10-14 players per team, including a goalie.
14 is the maximum roster size, which enables us to ensure each participant has a positive experience.
Each team will play a minimum of five 15 minute running clock games
There will be a 5min break between each game
There are no timeouts
There will be one whistle/horn to start and stop the games
Refs will keep score of the games
If there is a tie, it will be broken by a 3v3 sudden victory braveheart
The Cal lacrosse players will be the refs and helping run the event. Please be respectful of them and your daughters.
- All lacrosse rules apply in a 7v7 capacity
- Games will start with a draw at the center hash, drawing towards the sidelines
- If a goal is scored the other team will get the ball outside the 12m on a free clear
- If there is a change of possession the ball must clear up to the designated line on the field. This is not a free clear
- If a ref deems a foul flagrant, that player will sit out for unreleasable 2min penalty. Otherwise players who foul will give 4 meters to keep play going.
- Fouls in the critical scoring area will result in a possession to the player fouled; no 8 meters will be awarded.
- The coaches of each team will be in charge of substitutions. These can happen at any time. Play must exit the field before subbing player can come on.
1 Goal per field
Field dimensions - 30 yards X 30 yards
Balls will be at each field
There will be a crease, 8m and clear line marked out on each field
Players will be added to a house teams by division, age and position
- All teams must come in uniform. T-shirts, Pinnies - must all be the same color.
- If you are on the house team you will be provided a house pinnie.
- When you are getting ready for your game, please coordinate with other team on colors.
Each team needs to provide their own coach. If you would like to have a Cal Player as your team coach email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a coach. There will be a $75 fee to provide a coach.
Bring your own snacks and water. There will be no concessions or water.
A certified athletic trainer will be on site for any injuries.
CAL LACROSSE GEAR FOR SALE
There will be a gear store with Cal Lacrosse Gear for sale.
Camp Lodging - No Housing Provided
The Claremont Hotel
41 Tunnel Rd
Berkeley, CA 94705
Toll Free: 800-551-7266
Hotel Main: 510-843-3000
2600 Durant Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704
Toll Free: 800-238-7268
Hotel Main: 510-845-8981
The tournament will be held at Maxwell Field and at Kabam Field in California Memorial Stadium.
Camp Dates & Prices
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