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2018 Pre-season Faceoff Clinic

The Homegrown Lacrosse Preseason 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.

Clinic Details

Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Providence Academy Dome

Clinic Fee: $78

Requirements: Open to players 1st grade (DOB: 8/31/2010) through 12th grade


  • Two hours of high-level instructions from the state's top face-off specialists
  • Feedback on individual technique
  • Group work with a Minnesota Lacrosse Official on face-off rules 
  • Take-home information on individual drills and exercises catered specifically to face-offs
  • Custom HGL Face-off Clinic T-shirt


Registration Open: December 1st, 2017
Late Fee Start Date: February 30th, 2018

All camps do fill to capacity. Registrations are accepted on the first-come-first-serve basis. A late fee of $10 applied to all registrations received thereafter. Need-based scholarships are available by request. Click here for more information. 

Clinic Focus

Participants are grouped by age and experience level and rotated through stations which cover: 

  • Proper stance and balance
  • Types of moves
  • Ground balls
  • Hand speed drills
  • Wing play strategy
  • Fast breaks and reading the defense
  • Referee perspective


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Justin Vossen

Midfield - F/O


College: University of Minnesota - Duluth


Coaches: Eastview High School


Full Bio

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Nathan Monsein

Midfield - F/O


College: University of Minnesota

Coaches: Minneapolis Youth Lacrosse

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Joel Iverson

Midfield - F/O


College: Sacred Heart, University of St. Thomas


Ben Maclean

Ben Maclean

Director of Player Development

Phone: 612-730-9495