PUEBLO, Colo. (May 23, 2017) – Colorado State University-Pueblo Men's Lacrosse has announced that it will offer two camps in 2017. The Pack MLAX Skill Camp will run Aug. 4-5. CSU-Pueblo will also hold a prospect camp Oct. 14-15.
Running from Friday Aug. 4 to Saturday Aug. 5, the Pack's Skills Camp will feature three sessions. This camp is open to kids entering seventh grade to seniors in high school. Friday's sessions runs from 2-5 p.m. and will introduce campers to pre-practice drills and full body stretch series, fundamental stick work, and small sided games.
Saturday's first session starts at 9 a.m. and goes until 12 p.m. It will feature position specific drills and transition drills. After a provided lunch, camp will resume with small sided games, scrimmages.
The Pack's Prospect Camp will be a chance for high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to showcase their skills in hopes of playing D-II lacrosse at CSU-Pueblo. Campers will have the chance to catch the eye of Pack coaches over two sessions on Saturday Oct. 14 and an extra session Sunday Oct. 15.
During the prospect camp, these high school students will have the chance to tour the campus and the CSU-Pueblo facilities. There will also be a question & answer session for parents on how their student –athlete could join the Pack Men's Lacrosse Team. The camp will also help develop skills through drills and scrimmages.
Pack Head Coach Sean Blair will lead the camp. Blair guided the Pack to a program-best 6-6 record in 2017. The ThunderWolves ranked 13th in D-II in offense, and boasted the nation's sixth best man up attack.
Each camp costs $125 and in addition to drills and a learning experience campers will receive a free T-Shirt and lunch. Click Here to register for the Pack Men's Lacrosse Prospect Camp. Click Here to register for teh Pack MLAX Skills Camp
Campers will need to provide their own equipment including: stick, gloves, elbow pads, shoulder pads, reversible, helmet, cleats, and mouthguard. No overnight housing will be provided.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.