Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp at the Stony Brook School
TRAIN. COMPETE. IMPROVE.
AT NIKE LACROSSE CAMP
This summer, come join Hofstra Women’s Assistant Coach Torin Varn, along with Anthony Giovanelli at our Nike Complete Skills Lacrosse Camp, held at the Stony Brook School, located on the north shore of Long Island.
This is a complete skills day camp designed for youth lacrosse players ages 8-16, from Nassau County and beyond. In addition to stick skills, position work, and scrimmaging, this camp includes a specialized speed and agility program. The feature that separates this camp from the rest is our daily Pro-session where campers are exposed to the highest level of play.
- Complete Skills Camp for Boys Ages 8-16
- Daily NCAA & PWLL lacrosse Coaches for specialized instruction
- 8:1 camper to instructor on field ratio
- Daily emphasis on fundamentals, position training, drills and scrimmages
- Team and sibling discounts available
- Special goalie instruction available
- Every camper receives a reversible Nike practice jersey
- Nike and STX Prizes for outstanding play, sportsmanship and improvement
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Camp Director Torin Varn
Directing camp this summer at the The Green Vale School is Torin Varn.View Torin Varn's Bio ⟩
Torin Varn is in his second season as an assistant coach with the Hofstra Women's Lacrosse program.Varn serves as the program’s offensive coordinator. In his first season on the staff he helped lead the team to eight wins, a five-win improvement from the previous season.
Varn, a 2014 graduate of Hofstra with a degree in history, was a four-year member of the Pride Men’s Lacrosse team and earned All-Colonial Athletic Association honors in his senior campaign.
Varn joined the Hofstra program after serving as a volunteer assistant men’s lacrosse coach at Mount St. Mary’s (MD) for the past season. He served as the offensive coordinator for the team and helped four players to all-conference accolades and two players earn spots in the North-South All-Star Game. Varn also assisted in recruiting and handling equipment.
Prior to his position at Mount St. Mary’s, Varn was a graduate assistant coach with the Stevenson men’s lacrosse program from 2014 to 2016. He handled a multitude of tasks with the Mustangs, including recruiting, practice planning, development and academic support.
Varn, a native of Ithaca, New York, also earned his first all-conference honor in 2014 by being named to the All-CAA second team. He started all 16 games on attack as a senior. Varn recorded career-highs of 32 goals, five assists and 37 points and led the team in goals and was second in points. He finished out his career with back-to-back 30-goal seasons. For his career he had 73 goals, nine assists and 82 points.
Varn has also worked various lacrosse camps as part of the Hopkins Hofstra Elite Lax Camp and has extensive volunteer experience with the HEADstrong Foundation, Tunnel to Towers Run and Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts.
At the Nike Lacrosse Camp our goal is to stimulate a love for the game by immersing you in the sport and giving you the kind of personalized, focused, intensive training essential to improvement. Both physical and IQ growth are our goals. Over the course of camp, your enthusiasm and self-confidence will grow along with your skills.
OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES
• 3 nights lodging • All meals and snacks
• Reversible Nike practice jersey
• Daily raffles, giveaways
DAY CAMP AMENITIES
• Reversible Nike practice jersey
• Daily raffles, giveaways
• Camp hours: MON 2PM-9PM, TUE-WED 9AM-4PM, THURS 9AM-12 NOON
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 Monday, July 8th. There will be a camp orientation meeting at 2:00pm and parents are welcome to join their campers for this meeting. A detailed schedule for the week will be provided at that time.
There will be a closing ceremony at the field on Thursday, July 11th at 11:30am. Overnight campers check-out from the dorm immediately following.
DAILY ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
• Position Specific Training
• Strength Training
• Running Form/Speed Training
• Daily Individual Evaluations
• 1on1 Training with a Coach
• Lacrosse IQ Building (Offense, Defense, Transition)
• Lacrosse Film Sessions in Theater
NON-LACROSSE (DOWN TIME) ACTIVITIES:
• Evening Talent Show and Video Game Tournaments
• Social Hour/Team Building Exercises
• Movie Night
• 2 Full-sized Fields
• 2 Indoor Gyms for 1on1 and inclement weather training
• Full Sized Dining Hall for social settings and down time
• Indoor Swimming Pool
• Theater for movies and film
The staff live in the dormitories with the campers and participate in all activities. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.
HOUSING & ROOMMATES
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: TBD
SUGGESTED SPENDING MONEY: $40
MEDICAL FACILITY: a certified trainer will be on staff at all times
All meals are included for overnight campers. Lunch and dinner is included for Extended Day Campers. Meals start with dinner on the first day and end with breakfast on the last day.
Day Campers check-in between 1:00-2:00pm on the first day. Arrive dressed and ready to play. At that time, you will be assigned a counselor and you will be given a complete schedule of all events during the week. Day campers are invited to stay for dinner on the first day of camp and depart at 8:30pm.
DAILY SCHEDULE: MON 2PM-9PM, TUE-WED 9AM-4PM, THURS 9AM-12 NOON
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.
GOALIE DISCOUNT: 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.
The Stony Brook School
The Stony Brook School is a private independent Christian boarding and college preparatory school for boys and girls in grades 7 to 12. It is located in Stony Brook on the north shore of Long Island, New York.
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This camp will be offered for the 1st time in 2019!