Denison University Girls Lacrosse Camp

GAMEBREAKER LACROSSE CAMP

Denison University
Granville, OH

June 24 – 27

Overnight: $565
Extended Day:
 $425

AGES: 8-17

CAMP DETAILS

Welcome to the GameBreaker Lacrosse Camp at Denison University in Granville, Ohio in This camp is designed to provide fundamental lacrosse instruction, including stick and ball handling skills, team strategy and position specific concepts. The camp will offer an overnight option and an extended day option, and will once again be lead by Head Coach of Denison Amanda Daniels.

At the Denison University Camp campers will receive:

  • Authentic GameBreaker Lacrosse Camp Reversible
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • Games Daily
  • Raffles for an assortment of Prizes

7:00 – Wake Up
7:30 – Breakfast
8:45 – Commuters Arrive
9:00 – Daily Theme Workshop
9:30 – 11:30 Skills & Position Training
11:30 – Cool Down & Extra Help
12:00pm – Lunch
1:00 – 2:00pm Spike Ball, Frisbee & Recess Games
2:30pm-4:30pm – Lacrosse Session// Strategy & Game Concept Training
4:30pm-5:00pm – Extra Help & Talent Show Practice/ Scavenger Hunt / Dorm Games
5:00pm – Dinner
6:00- Mandatory Rest
6:45pm-8:30pm – Lacrosse Scrimmages
8:30pm – Optional Play the Coaches + Showers
8:30pm – Commuter Dismissal
9:30pm – Dorm Games and Socializing/ Evening Meetings
10:30pm Lights Out

Check In: 12pm – 1pm for both commuters and overnight campers. Tip for Extended Day Campers is to come at 12:30pm. First meal is Dinner. Check-in location will be at the overnight dorm, which we will announce closer to the start of camp.

Check Out: Parents are invited to attend final scrimmages that begin with warm-ups at 9:00am. The last meal is breakfast. Check-out will occur back at the dorms between 11:00 – 12:00pm. Commuters can exit camp from the field – please make sure you check out with a staff person first.

Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dorms and dining areas, but not on the field during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. GameBreaker Lacrosse and its camp staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.

  • Health Form
  • Equipment (Stick, Goggles, Cleats or Athletic Sneakers & Mouthguard)
  • Goalies (Pads, Gloves, Helmet)
  • Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
  • Athletic Sneakers
  • Sunscreen
  • Linens (Twin XL)
  • Blanket/Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Shower Towel
  • Alarm Clock
  • Portable Fan

ABILITY GROUPS
Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day
ATHLETIC TRAINER
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
HEALTH FORMS
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM
WEATHER PLAN
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on team building, strategy sessions, individual meetings.
TRAVEL
The nearest airport is Port Columbus International Airport in Columbus, OH. You are responsible for getting yourself to and from campus, GameBreaker Lacrosse does not provide transportation.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Any Camper who must cancel their registration more than fifteen (15) days prior to the camp start date will receive a voucher equal to the full amount of camp tuition already paid which may be used toward any program or camp offered by eCamps. If a camper must cancel their registration fourteen (14) days or fewer prior to the start of camp, eCamps will issue camper or parent a voucher equal to 50% of the camp tuition, which can be transferred to a future program or camp within the same calendar year or next calendar year.  The voucher is also transferable to another family member and is good for any camp offered by eCamps within one year of the date of purchase.  Camp vouchers are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session. Cash refunds are not offered under any circumstances.

If eCamps Sports Network is forced to postpone your child’s 2020 summer camp due to the facility being closed or by government mandate, you will receive a camp credit voucher for tuition fees paid (never expires, fully transferable & for any sport).

STAFF DETAILS

Amanda Daniels returns for her fourth season at Denison in 2017.  In three seasons as the Big Red head coach, Daniels has guided Denison to three-straight NCAA Tournament appearances and two North Coast Athletic Conference championships.

A two-time NCAC Coach of the Year, Daniels and the Big Red have also captured three-straight conference tournament championships.

In 2016, DU went 13-6 ran the table with a perfect 8-0 record in NCAC play.  Junior midfielder Claire Ludlow was named to the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association All-America second-team after scoring 39 goals and 20 assists to go along with 64 draw controls and 14 caused turnovers. Coach Daniels was named Regional Coach of the Year after the 2016 season.

In three years at Denison, Daniels boasts a record of 37-18 (.673) while going 20-4 (.833) in NCAC contests.

In five years at Morrisville State (N.Y.), Daniels posted a 41-41 record while leading the Mustangs to the program’s first North Eastern Athletic Conference regular season and tournament championship in 2012.  That season she was named the NEAC Coach of the Year after her squad posted a program-best 13-6 record after going 9-0 in conference play.

Prior to her head coaching stint at Morrisville State, Daniels spent one year as the assistant women’s lacrosse coach and assistant women’s soccer coach at Hamilton College (N.Y.).  While at Hamilton, Daniels helped guide the women’s lacrosse team to a 21-1 record and the program’s first NCAA Division III Championship in 2008.  As a member of the women’s soccer coaching staff at Hamilton in 2007, that team would go on to post a 16-2-2 record while advancing to the NCAA Division III Tournament quarterfinals.

A 2003 graduate of Le Moyne College in Syracuse, N.Y., Daniels was a four-time first-team All-Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference selection in women’s lacrosse.  She was a part of two MAAC Tournament championship teams and two NCAA Division I Tournament teams in 2002 and 2003.  She served as a team captain in 2003 and left Le Moyne with 190 career points.  Daniels was also a four-year member of the women’s soccer team at Le Moyne where she led the Dolphins in scoring as a senior.

After graduating Cum Laude with a bachelor of arts in English and communication, Daniels would go on to receive a masters’ degree in New Media from Syracuse University’s esteemed SI Newhouse School of Communications in 2004.  While attending graduate school, Daniels spent one season as a part-time assistant coach at Le Moyne.

Following graduate school, Daniels would spend one year as the head lacrosse coach at Uppingham School in Rutland, England.  After returning to the United States in the fall of 2005, Daniels accepted a position with Windstar Studios as an account executive, video editor and script writer.  In 2007 Daniels would make her return to coaching at Hamilton.

Denison women’s lacrosse boasts one of the top winning percentages of any NCAA Division III program at 409-187-4 (.685).  Daniels is the 10th head coach in the program’s 41-year history.

Director

Amanda Daniels
Head Coach, Denison University