Sacred Heart University Girls Lacrosse Camp

GAMEBREAKER LACROSSE CAMP

Sacred Heart University
Fairfield, CT

2020 Dates Coming Soon!

Overnight
Extended Day

AGES: 8-17
*Overnight Campers MUST be at least 14 years old

CAMP DETAILS

We are happy to be hosting our camp on the campus of Sacred Heart in Fairfield CT and longstanding camp with the GameBreaker family. Laura Cook, Head Coach of Sacred Heart will once again direct the camp. Campers will enjoy top notch facilities while the staff provides fundamental lacrosse instruction. We offer overnight and extended day options for each player.

At the Sacred Heart 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 John F. Kennedy Airport in Queens, NY. 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

Laura is the Head Womens Lacrosse Coach at Sacred Heart University. Coach Korutz has been leading the Pioneers since 2000 and has built the women’s lacrosse program into one of the top teams in the Northeast Conference. While at the helm Korutz has guided the program to three Northeast Conference Championships and has amassed over 160 wins.

The Media, Pennsylvania native came to Sacred Heart after a standout playing career at the University of Massachusetts, where she graduated in 1999 with a degree in exercise science. She was a four-year starter at UMass and ranks among the program’s top ten in scoring, goals, and assists.

During her senior season, she was named co-captain and was a preseason All-Atlantic 10 selection. She was also named to the 1999 A-10 Championship tournament team, 1999 Northeast Regional All-American and placed on the 1999 IWCLA Academic All-American team.

Korutz has guided the Pioneers to seven double-digit win seasons (2010, 2009, 2008, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2001), and 12 NEC Tournament appearances in her tenure. SHU won three consecutive NEC women’s lacrosse championships under Korutz in 2008-10. The Pioneers also won or shared the regular season title in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2012
Korutz has been named NEC Coach of the Year three times (2006, 2009, 2010). She has had over 40 All-NEC selections and one NEC Player of the Year.

Director

Laura Cook
Head Coach, Sacred Heart University