Cal Girls Winter Lacrosse Camp
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Cal Lacrosse is excited to again hold a three day Elite Winter Camp in December. Directed by Cal Head Coach, Brooke Eubanks, the Nike Cal Winter Lacrosse Camp is a great opportunity to advance your skills and take your game to the next level.
Camp will be held on the beautiful campus of UC-Berkeley. Designed for emerging and elite high school players (ages 13-18) looking to showcase their skills to college coaches. This program focuses on advanced skills, position play, team concepts and an overall intense level of competition. Campers also have the opportunity to compete daily in games against each other.
The Nike Cal Winter Lacrosse Camp is open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender).
- Superior instruction from College Coaches and Players
- Special goalie instruction
- Every camper receives a reversible Nike practice jersey
- Nike and STX Prizes for outstanding play, sportsmanship and improvement
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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 ⟩
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.
Assistant Coach Jennifer Porretto
Jennifer Porretto, a two-time team captain at Ohio State, is in her first season as an assistant coach at Cal. Porretto previously served as a volunteer assistant coach for the Buckeyes for theView Jennifer Porretto's Bio ⟩
Jennifer Porretto, a two-time team captain at Ohio State, is in her first season as an assistant coach at Cal. Porretto previously served as a volunteer assistant coach for the Buckeyes for the 2016 season.
Porretto was part of the winningest class in program history with 45 victories. She helped the Buckeyes to back-to-back NCAA tournament appearances for just the second time in program history during her junior and senior campaigns.
An All-Big Ten performer in 2015, Porretto was second on the team with 41 goals and third with 59 points and 18 assists. She had 15 multiple-point games, including six in a row to end the season, four of those against ranked teams. She scored three goals and had one assist in an upset win over then-No. 1 Maryland in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals.
Porretto finished her career with 101 goals and 31 assists, and she was a two-time member of the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll.
general_staff Jessica Giglio
The upcoming 2016-17 season marks Jessica Giglio's sixth year as the Fresno State head lacrosse coach with the Bulldogs.View Jessica Giglio's Bio ⟩
The upcoming 2016-17 season marks Jessica Giglio's sixth year as the Fresno State head lacrosse coach with the Bulldogs.
general_staff Tee Ladaceour
Theresa "Tee" Ladouceur, a former standout at Syracuse and most recently an assistant coach at Albany, is in her second season as head women's lacrosse coach at UC Davis.View Tee Ladaceour's Bio ⟩
Theresa "Tee" Ladouceur, a former standout at Syracuse and most recently an assistant coach at Albany, is in her second season as head women's lacrosse coach at UC Davis.
The Elite Camp is designed for emerging and elite players (ages 13-18) and focuses on advanced skills, position play, team concepts and an overall intense level of competition.
DAY CAMP AMENITIES
• Lunch & Dinner • Reversible Nike practice jerseyShow Less See More 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.
Check-in takes place between 1:00-2:00pm on December 29.
Camp concludes at 11:00am on December 31.
CAMP WILL FEATURE
Emphasis on individual skill work such as:
• Body positioning
• Defensive footwork
Emphasis on small sided play such as:
• Double teams
• Setting picks
• Offensive movement
• Marking cutters
Scrimmages and Games:
Where campers can implement the skill work they learned throughout the day in a competitive environment.
• Mouth guard
• Water bottle
Friday, December 29th
- Field Session 1: 2:00-4:30pm
- Dinner: 4:30-5:30pm
- Field Session 2: 6:00-8:30pm
Saturday, December 30th
- Field Session 3: 8:00-10:30am
- Lunch/Rest: 10:30-12:30pm
- Field Session 4: 12:30-3:00pm
- Heavy Snack: 3:00-4:30pm
- Field Session 5: 4:30-7:00pm
Sunday, December 31st
- Field Session 6: 8:00-10:30am
Meals: Lunch and dinner is included for Day Campers. Meals start with dinner on the first day and end with dinner on the second day. No meals on Sunday.
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
Kabam Field at California Memorial Stadium
Campers train each day at Kabam Field in California Memorial Stadium.
Camp ReviewsSubmit a review
It's a great camp!
January 12, 2017: The Cal lacrosse camp is definitely the best I've been to, the coaches are very hands on and do whatever they can to make you feel comfortable! They also challenge you with several amazing drills while slipping some fun games in there! It's a great camp!
— Liza K. Camper
January 7, 2016: The Cal lax coaches were awesome! Camp was so much fun and very well organized. I learned a lot of new things and the coaches encourage you to really push yourself. I would recommend this camp to others due to the level of experience and knowledge of it's coaches.
— Aly B. Camper
January 4, 2016: I would highly recommend the Cal Lacrosse Camp to anyone who loves lacrosse and is interested in taking their game to the next level! The coaches are fantastic and the drills always keep you busy. You get a lot of playing time, and it is a great opportunity to play in front of college coaches...and the experience was awesome!
— Elise S. Camper
Will be back again!
January 4, 2016: This was an amazing camp! I learned so much and made some amazing new friends.
— Nicole O. Camper