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2024 Dates & Prices Now Available!

OUR 7TH YEAR AT ST. OLAF!

We Love Camp! Summer is the time to have SOME FUN!

Register for camp today and you’ll be a part of something truly special. It’s a chance to improve all aspects of your lacrosse game in a fun-filled summer camp environment.

Join the 1,000s of lacrosse players that have come before you and see and feel what it’s like to learn from some of the best ‘teaching’ coaches in the game today.

Led by Concordia University Head Women's Coach, Ali Jennings, Xcelerate's coaching staff will provide a positive and rewarding environment, giving campers the tools to reach their full potential. Confidence-building drills, skill-driven reps, and competitive games await every camper.

The St. Olaf dormitories provide safe, comfortable housing for campers after a long day on the lacrosse fields. When not on the field, campers will enjoy the campus movie theater, evening fire pit, student center, and healthy meals!

It’s time to GET BETTER! It’s time to have SOME FUN!

Register for our St. Olaf College Camp Today!

We Love Giveaways! Be one of the FIRST 10 to register for camp and receive a FREE NIKE LACROSSE HEAD on the first day of camp!

Highlights Include
  • Free NIKE Lacrosse Head given to the FIRST 10 registered campers!
  • The BEST Topnotch Lacrosse Instruction; 10 to 1 Camper to Staff ratio
  • 3 Divisions - Players Divided by Grade
  • All Positions - All Levels of Play
  • Specific Position Training
  • Clean & Comfortable Dormitory Rooms
  • Fire Pit & Movie Theater!
  • Xcelerate Nike Reversible Jersey & Lanyard
  • Special Goalie instruction
  • Xcelerate Nike Competition Prizes and Raffle on the last day of camp!
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Camp Coaches

  • Ali jennings concordia womens lacrosse

    Camp Director Ali Jennings

    Directing Camp will be Ali Jennings! Coach Jennings is the Head Women's Lacrosse Coach at Concordia University.

    View Ali Jennings's Bio
  • Xcelerate Girls Coach

    Coaches Xcelerate Girls Coaching Staff

    College Coaches, High School Coaches, and College Lacrosse Players.

Camp Details

At Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camps, our goal is to bring out the very best in every player we coach. In doing so, we focus our energies on building confidence and improving skills through innovative drills, small-sided games, position-specific training, and team driven competition. We encourage our campers to play hard, be creative, and have fun! At the end of the week, our campers leave with a higher lacrosse IQ, an enhanced skill set, new role models, new friends, and a true love of the game!

2024 OVERVIEW
  • Dates: August 4-7
  • Age Group: 10-18
  • Gender: Girls
  • Camp Type: Overnight, Extended Day (commuter)
  • Check-In: Overnight Campers: Check-in Sunday between 1:00-2:30pm at Mellby Hall. Extended Day Campers: Check-in Sunday between 2:00-2:30pm at Mellby Hall.
  • Check-out: Check-out between 11:00am-12:00pm at Mellby Hall.
  • Extended Day Schedule: SUN 2:00PM-8:45PM, MON-TUE 9:00AM-8:45PM, WED 9:00AM-11:30AM **Times subject to change
  • Meals: All meals are provided for Overnight campers. Lunch and dinner are provided for all Extended Day (commuter) campers.
  • Program: At Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camps top level instruction will once again be offered to our campers from the best coaches and pros in lacrosse. From the beginner to the elite lacrosse player, our camps provide a challenge to every camper. The Skills program will provide campers with the fundamental skills, position-specific training, and in-game tactical knowledge needed to enhance their skills.
CAMP ADDRESS

St. Olaf College
Mellby Hall
1551 Campus Dr
Northfield, MN 55057

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CAMP CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT

Check-in Sunday, August 4th
Overnight Campers: Check-in between 1:00-2:30pm at Mellby Hall. Extended Day Campers: Check-in between 2:00-2:30pm at Mellby Hall. Camp will begin with an orientation at 2:45pm, followed by our first field session and evening meal.

Check-out Wednesday, August 7th
Check-out between 11:00am-12:00pm at Mellby Hall.

2024 HOUSING
  • Dorm: Mellby Hall
  • Number of Campers Per Room: 2 per room
  • Roommates: Rooms are assigned by age & roommate requests. Roommate requests must be mutual and received no later than 14 days before the start of camp. 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!
  • Bathrooms: Shared
  • Linens: Not included. Bring linens or a sleeping bag, a pillow, a pillowcase, and a towel.
  • Air Conditioning: No - No air-conditioning - please BRING A FAN

SUPERVISION
The staff reside 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.

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
  • Instruction: Morning, afternoon, and evening training sessions
  • Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided.
  • Extended Day campers: Lunch and dinner are provided.
  • Supervision: Staff members reside in campers’ quarters and participate in all activities.
  • Reversible Jersey & Prizes: Campers at multi-day camps will receive a Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camps Reversible Jersey and prizes.
INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT & FACILITY
  • Ratio: 1:10 staff-to-camper ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience.
  • Equipment Needed: Please bring your protective goggles, mouthpiece, cleats, and lacrosse stick.
  • Facility: Athletic Fields
  • Medical Protocol: Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.
PREPARE FOR CAMP: COMPLETE YOUR PRE-CAMP CHECKLIST

To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist. All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!

OVERNIGHT CAMPERS

Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.

Checklist of things to bring:

  • T-shirts
  • Shorts
  • Cleats
  • Athletic Socks
  • Personal Items
  • Protective Goggles
  • Mouthpiece
  • Lacrosse Stick
  • Goalies Must Have Full Protective Equipment
  • Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Extra Towels
  • Pillow & Pillowcase
  • Off-field clothes
  • Spending money (we recommend $50 or so)
  • Fan needed - dorms are not air conditioned
  • Twin XL Sheets/Blanket or Sleeping Bag
  • Signed Health & Release forms and waivers (forms completed online do not need to be printed and turned in at camp)
EXTENDED DAY CAMPERS

Checklist of Things to Bring: We recommend that all Extended Day Campers bring a daily pack with the following items: Along with your lacrosse equipment, we recommend that you bring a day pack with the following items: water bottle, weather-appropriate clothing, cleats, and walking shoes.

Camp Schedule & Meals:

  • Sunday: Check-in between 2:00pm-2:30pm, at Mellby Hall. Camp will begin with an orientation at 2:45 pm, followed by our first field session and evening meal. First Day pick up time and location will be provided at check-in.
  • Monday & Tuesday: Drop off and pick up locations for extended day campers will be provided on the first day of camp. Lunch and dinner provided.
  • Wednesday: Last day drop off and pick up locations for extended day campers will be provided on the first day of camp. No meals provided.
  • Daily Schedule: SUN 2:00PM-8:45PM, MON-TUE 9:00AM-8:45PM, WED 9:00AM-11:30AM **Times subject to change
TRANSPORTATION

Transportation is not provided. Campers are responsible for getting to and from camp on their own. There is no supervision before or after camp hours so please make arrangements to pick up your child on time.

COMPANY POLICIES

For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.

XCELERATE-NIKE LACROSSE CAMP FAQ

For general questions about our lacrosse camps please see our FAQ page.

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Camp Dates: Sunday, August 4th to Wednesday, August 7th
Overnight and Extended Day camp options available.

OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES

• 3 nights lodging • All meals
• Reversible Nike practice jersey

EXTENDED DAY CAMP AMENITIES

• Lunch & Dinner
• Reversible Nike practice jersey
• Camp hours: SUN 2:00PM-8:45PM, MON-TUE 9:00AM-8:45PM, WED 9:00AM-11:30AM**Times subject to change

PLAYER DIVISIONS

We have 3 Divisions in our Overnight Camps. Each division will have coaches providing instruction to campers that correlates with that particular grade and level of play.

Grade based on 2024-2025 academic year:

  • High School A & B Division - Entering grades 9-12 in the Fall of 2024
  • Junior High Division - Entering grades 7-8 in the Fall of 2024
  • Rising Stars Division - Entering grades 5-6 in the Fall of 2024

* At times we may have camps that are either smaller or larger in number which may lead us to adjust our divisions accordingly.

CAMP APPAREL

Campers have the opportunity to pre-order an Xcelerate Nike t-shirt in the camp registration process through May 1st. You will receive items purchased on the first day at camp check-in.

  • Xcelerate Nike T-Shirt - Price: $35
  • T-Shirt Sizes Available in Adult Small, Medium, Large and X-Large

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE

**Campers are eligible for ONE Discount ONLY. Both the Individual and Goalie discounts are included in the current registration price. Once the discount dates have passed, the full price will be listed**

Goalie Discount: $50. Each of our camps has a position-specific coach, however, to ensure each session has enough goalies for drills and scrimmages, all goalies automatically qualify for a special price. The goalie discount cannot be combined with any other discount.

Team Discount: Please reach out directly to the USSC office at 800-645-3226 for available discounts involving 10 or more teammates. The team discount cannot be combined with any other discount.

Note: If qualified, you may choose ONLY ONE discount

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:30 AM Breakfast (Overnight Campers)
  • 8:45 AM Extended Day & Day Campers Arrive
  • 9:00 AM Station Work, Drills, Position Work
  • 11:30 AM Lunch
  • 1:00 PM Demonstrations, Position Work
  • 2:00 PM Small Group Scrimmages, Team Play
  • 3:15 PM Rest Hour, Camp Store, Swimming
  • 4:00 PM Day Campers depart
  • 5:00 PM Dinner
  • 6:15 PM Team Instruction / Games
  • 8:45 PM Extended Day Campers Depart
  • 9:00 PM Free Time, Camp Store, Pizza
  • 10:30 PM Lights Out!

Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camp St Olaf College Facility

ST. OLAF COLLEGE

Northfield is a historic river town of 20,000 in the southeast part of Minnesota, just 45 minutes from the Twin Cities and Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP) international airport. Known as “The Hill,” St. Olaf College’s picturesque 300-acre campus is home to 10 athletic facilities. Adjacent to campus are 325 acres of restored wetlands, woodlands, and native tallgrass prairie owned and maintained by St. Olaf.

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Xcelerate Nike Minnesota Girls Lacrosse Overnight & Day Camp at St. Olaf College

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Ali Jennings, Camp Director
St. Olaf College
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
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Camp Dates & Prices

Xcelerate
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Northfield
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Xcelerate Nike Minnesota Girls Lacrosse Overnight & Day Camp at St. Olaf College
USD
66849
Xcelerate Nike Minnesota Girls Lacrosse Camp at St. Olaf College - High School Division
Girls
14-18
Aug 4-Aug 7, 2024
645.00
Programs: High School Division
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Girls
Entering grades 9-12 in the Fall of 2024
Overnight $645.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Extended Day 9:00AM-9:00PM $545.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
66850
Xcelerate Nike Minnesota Girls Lacrosse Camp at St. Olaf College - Junior High Division
Girls
12-13
Aug 4-Aug 7, 2024
645.00
Programs: Junior High Division
Age Group: 12 - 13
Gender: Girls
Entering grades 7-8 in the Fall of 2024
Overnight $645.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Extended Day 9:00AM-9:00PM $545.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
66851
Xcelerate Nike Minnesota Girls Lacrosse Camp at St. Olaf College - Rising Stars Division
Girls
10-11
Aug 4-Aug 7, 2024
645.00
Programs: Rising Stars Division
Age Group: 10 - 11
Gender: Girls
Entering grades 5-6 in the Fall of 2024
Overnight $645.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Extended Day 9:00AM-9:00PM $545.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
66852
Xcelerate Nike Minnesota Girls Lacrosse Camp at St. Olaf College - Goalie
Girls
10-18
Aug 4-Aug 7, 2024
645.00
Programs: Goalie
Age Group: 10 - 18
Gender: Girls
Overnight $645.00 USD
Availability: Less than 10 spaces

Extended Day 9:00AM-9:00PM $545.00 USD
Availability: Less than 10 spaces

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.

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