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RISING STARS ELITE CAMP

July 18-20, 2022
Monday - Wednesday
@ University of Denver

Open to 2026s to 2029s
Camp Will Sell Out  - Waitlist Available

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CONFIRMED SCHOOLS

CAMP DETAILS

This camp will feature an outstanding coaching staff consisting of top Division I Head and Assistant coaches, professional lacrosse athletes and University of Denver lacrosse players.

Our training sessions will focus on teaching the skills, concepts and game situations that will give you the confidence to make quality decisions on the field and ULTIMATELY prepare you to play at the next level. 

Athletes will get an up front and personal view of the University of Denver Women's Lacrosse Program, Players and Coaches. 

Camp Includes: Skills Instruction, Scrimmage, Facilities Tour, Meals and DU Lacrosse Reversible.

DATE

July 18-20, 2022

Monday-Wednesday

CAMPER OPTIONS

- Commuter

- Overnight

*For overnight campers; the University is currently requiring a negative covid test or proof of vaccination.

GRAD YEARS

2026s // 2027s // 2028s // 2029s

(Athletes going into 6th through 9th Grade)

SUGGESTED LEVELS OF PLAY

Intermediate / Advanced / Highly Advanced

POSITIONS

Attack / Midfield / Defense / Goalie

LOCATION

University of Denver

OPEN TO ALL

Limited only by age, grade level, and gender

LACROSSE TEACHING & COMPETITION

FIELD PLAYER SKILLS

Footwork and Agility

Advanced Stick Skill Building

Crease Techniques: 1v1 // 2v2

High Dodging

Ball Movement and Feeding

Defensive Forcing and Sliding

Draw Skills and Circle Strategies

+More

GOALIE TECHNIQUES

Hand Eye Skill Drills
Agility/ Footwork Drills
Stance and Movement Assessment 

Defensive Awareness

Straight-on shooting
Angled shots
Bounce shots

Creative Clearing

+More

COMPETITIVE CHALLENGES

Man Up/Down

1v1 and 2v2 Battle

Draw Domination

Double Teams

Fast Break Strategies

+More

PLAY

Short Sided Games

Full Field Games

CONFIRMED COLLEGES

Denver // Division 1

Vanderbilt // Division 1

Loyola // Division 1

UConn // Division 1

Marquette // Division 1

Oregon // Division 1

California // Division 1

New Hampshire // Division 1

Niagara // Division 1

Regis  // Division 2

Colorado College // Division 3

Colby College // Division 3

**More Coaches Will Be Updated **

COACHES

Denver – Head Coach, Eliza Kelly (Camp Director)

Denver –Staff: Brice Queener, Molly Little, Megan Zeman
Vanderbilt - Assistant Coach, Rob Bray
Marquette - Assistant Coach, Jillian Rizzo
California - Head Coach, Brooke Eubanks
Loyola - Goalie Coach, Lauren Benner
Coastal Carolina - Head Coach, Rachel Whitten
New Hampshire - Head Coach, Kacie Lewis
UConn - Assistant Coach, Kiley Anderson
Oregon - Assistant Coach, Cat Rainone
Niagara - Head Coach, Wendy Stone
Colorado College - Assistant Coach, Ashley Johnson
Colby College - Assistant Coach, Paula Habel
Regis - Assistant Coach, Nikki Bracken
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DAILY SCHEDULE
Sample

Monday
10-1 pm      Campers Check-In 

12:30 pm      Lunch
2:00pm         POD Skills Training Session 1 
4:00 pm        Small Sided Play/ Evaluation
5:00 pm        Dinner    
6:15 pm        POD Skills Training Session 2
7:30 pm        Full Field Games
8:30 pm        Back to Dorms/ Commuter Pick Up

Tuesday
7:30 am        Breakfast for Overnight Campers
9:00 am        POD Skills Training Session 3 
11:00 am      Small Sided Evaluation
12:00 pm      Lunch at Centennial Halls    
2:00pm         POD Skills Training Session 4 
4:00 pm        Small Sided Play/ Evaluation
5:00 pm        Dinner    
6:15 pm        POD Skills Training Session 5
7:30 pm        Full Field Games
8:30 pm        Back to Dorms/ Commuter Pick Up
   
Wednesday
7:30 am        Breakfast for Overnight Campers
9:00 am        Tournament Games
12:00 pm      Camp Ends

TRAVELING TO DENVER

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

These hotels offer a DU rate, Hotels located in Cherry Creek are close to campus: CLICK HERE

AIRPORT

Denver International Airport - DIA

TRANSPORTATION
We do not provide transportation to any campers to or from the airport. For rides to and from the airport (DIA), we recommend contacting
www.supershuttle.com
Super Shuttle is not affiliated with the University of Denver or the Elite 12 Lacrosse, but has been know as reliable and inexpensive way that many of our campers use.

HEALTH & SAFETY

We will implement our health and safety plan based on the University guidelines.

3/8/22 University Memo

*This will be updated via the University this spring.