Summer Camp

Positional Skills Lacrosse Academy at Washington College

Camp Overview:
Cost: $225 (Day); $365 (Overnight) - Early bird pricing until March 31: $199 (Day); $340 (Overnight)
Dates: July 10-12, 2017
Ages: Boys, 7-17
Location: Washington College (Chestertown, MD)
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This unique camp offers advanced instruction in position specific fundamentals. Goalies, Defensemen, LSMs, Midfielders, and Attackmen will all benefit from college level position-specific instruction. The camp is designed to create a fun-filled experience with a focus on teaching the fundamentals of lacrosse. The camp is perfect for every experience level and participants can stay as an overnight camper or attend as a day camper.
Individual Instruction
Each camper will receive one-on-one individual instruction during camp from one of the camp counselors. This gives campers a great opportunity to develop their personal skills.
Speed Improvement/Strength Training:
Time will be spent developing each camper's lacrosse skills along with sessions on speed improvement and strength training. A member of the Washington College Physical Education Department will lead all sessions involving speed improvement and strength training.
Camp Staff:
Jeff Shirk - Director, Head Lacrosse Coach, Washington College
- Washington College Coaches
- Washington College Players 
- Other College Coaches and Players
Sample Daily Camp Schedule:
7:00am - Breakfast
8:00am - Morning Session
11:00am - Lunch
12:30pm - Afternoon Session
3:30pm - Free Time (Swimming Pool Open)
5:00pm - Dinner
6:15pm - Evening Session
8:30pm - Evening Entertainment (movies, games)
10:30pm - Room Check
11:00pm - Lights Out
Check-In / Check-Out & Camper Information

Check-in Date & Time
Monday, July 10 between 9 am and 9:30 am at the Sassafras Dorm. The first session will begin at approximately 10 am after an all-participant meeting. Parents are welcome to drop campers off or stay and watch at any point during the camp.

Check-in Location
Please visit for a campus map. Check-in will be located in front of the Chester dorm. Once you have opened the map, zoom in to view the dorm. The best location to park is at the lacrosse stadium.

Athletic Trainer
An Athletic Trainer will be available for consultation at check-in should you wish to discuss any allergies, medical conditions, or prescription drugs your child will need during camp.


On the first day of camp, our first meal will be lunch. Campers should arrive already having had breakfast. 


All campers will have the option of swimming at the Washington College Swimming Pool during camp.


Campers will be assigned a room key during camp and given a lanyard where he can place the key. There will be a $35 charge for any lost keys. 
Please bring a check made out to Washington College for $35 as a deposit for the room key. Once check-out is complete and the key has been returned, we will return this check to you.

Check-out Date & Time
Wednesday, July 12 at 4:00 pm 


Day Camper Information
All day campers should report to the Lacrosse Stadium at 8:30 am (except for the first day of camp) for attendance and can be picked-up at the Lacrosse Stadium at 8:45pm when the last session of the day has ended. Day campers should arrive at camp having already had breakfast.


What to Bring

Bed linens (twin size beds) or sleeping bag
Pillow and pillow case
Casual attire / sleepwear (for evenings)
All Campers
Bathing suit / Towel / sunscreen
All lacrosse equipment 
(Stick, Helmet, Gloves, Elbow pads, Shoulder pads, mouthpiece)
Flat-soled shoes
Athletic attire
Money for camp store
Optional – reusable water bottle. There will be water available throughout camp. Campers do not need water bottles but can bring one if desired.


Please visit for directions to campus and for the campus map.

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