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Spring Faceoff Clinic


The Homegrown Lacrosse Spring Face-off Clinic offers players the opportunity to develop extensive face-off skills and knowledge.

As the game of lacrosse has evolved, the positions have also become more specialized. Each facet of the game has tremendous significance, but face-offs play an integral role in determining the tempo of a game, as well as possession time. 

Leading the Face-Off Clinic this year will be Zac Tucci. Zac plays professionally for the Waterdogs LC in the PLL. Zac played a important role in the Waterdogs championship run that ultimately ended in a championship. Before his professional career Zac attended the University of North Carolina where he was the starting FOGO for 4 years. During that stretch he was named an All- American as well as being on the ACC All- Academic team. 

Choose from our 3 clinic options based on your age and experience:

  • Beginner (Youth)
    • 8 am - 9:15 am 
  • Intermediate (Youth)
    • 9:15 am - 10:30 am
  • Elite (High School)
    • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Main Clinic Focus

The Faceoff Clinic is dedicated to developing the lacrosse skills of every athlete through the highest quality of instruction. We strive to create well-rounded athletes with the ability to contribute to their teams offensively, defensively, and at the faceoff x. While physical skills are important, The Faceoff Clinic recognizes that many times the mental game can be the difference between a good player and an elite player. Therefore, we place great emphasis on strengthening these skills. Most importantly, The Faceoff Clinic believes in live repetition as a way to improve as a faceoff specialist. The Faceoff Clinic focuses on developing the following core techniques:

  • Stance
  • Moves
  • Counters
  • Groundball Work
  • Wing Play
  • Stickwork
  • Shooting (ie. on the run)
  • Lacrosse IQ

Clinic Details

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023

Times: 

Beginner: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Intermediate: 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Elite: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Conway Dome, 2090 Conway St, St Paul, MN 55119

Age: 8U - 18U

Includes: Custom HGL Face-off series T-shirt

Cost: 

Beginner & Intermediate: $100

Elite: $125

Beginner, Intermediate, & Elite Sessions

Beginner: created to build fundamentals for youth players with some or limited face-off experience

Intermediate: curated for the experienced youth player looking to take their face-off game to the next level

Elite: designed for the high school player with face-off experience and includes more 1-on-1 time with face-off coaches

*Limited spots are available in each session; please contact Kyle (kyle@homegrownlacrosse.org) with questions about what session is best for you


Registration

Late Fee Deadline: Saturday, March 11, 2023

Clinics are limited in space and do fill to capacity. Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis. Registrations received after the deadline will incur a $10 late fee.

Need-based scholarships are available by request. Click here for more information.


2023 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Kyle Fuller

Kyle Fuller

Head Program Director

Phone: 651-955-1704