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2018 Homegrown Academy


Homegrown Academy is a high intensity, up-tempo, and energy boosting regional training program that mixes high repetition skill work with strength and conditioning. Every minute of field time is maximized to heighten player's on-field IQ while building endurance and lacrosse specific muscle memory.

Academy Semesters: 

  • Fall: September - October
  • Winter: November - December
  • Pre-Season: January - February

Divisions: 

  • High School: Grades 9 - 12
  • Middle School: Grades 7 - 8
  • Youth: Grades 3 - 6

Locations:

  • North - Rogers
  • East - Stillwater
  • South - Burnsville
  • West - Chanhassen
  • Central - Minneapolis

*For regional specific information, see details below. Training sessions are open to players of all skill level and ability.


Winter Homegrown Academy Details

North - Rogers - Pitch 2 Pitch Northwest
12999 Wilfred LN Suite 300, Rogers, MN 55374

Mondays & Thursdays: October 29 - December 20, 2018 
*Off Nov. 19 & 22

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:00 - 6:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00 - 7:00 PM

South - Burnsville - Pitch 2 Pitch South
3150 W County Rd 42, Burnsville, MN 55337

Mondays & Wednesdays: October 29 - December 19, 2018 
*Off Nov. 19 & 21

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:00 - 6:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00 - 7:00 PM

East - Stillwater - LumberYard Sports Center
1650 Washington Ave, Stillwater, MN 55082

Fridays & Sundays: November 2 - December 21, 2018 
*Off Nov. 23

Fridays:

  • Boys High School: 5:00 - 6:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 6:00 - 7:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 7:00 - 8:00 PM

Sundays (Starting 11/25):

  • Boys High School: 1:00 - 2:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 11:00 - 12:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 12:00 -1:00 PM

West - Chanhassen - Pitch 2 Pitch Southwest
8151 Century Blvd, Chanhassen, MN 55317

Wednesdays & Fridays: October 31 - December 21, 2018 
*Off Nov. 21 & 23

  • Boys High School: 4:45 - 6:00 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 4:45 - 6:00 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Central - Minneapolis - MCTC Bowman Gymnasium
99 Maple Street South, Minneapolis, MN 55403

Mondays & Tuesdays: October 29 - December 18, 2018 
*Off Nov. 6 & 12 (makeup Nov. 7 & 14)
*Off Nov. 19 & 20

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:15 - 6:30 PM
  • Boys Youth: 5:15 - 6:30 PM

*Dates, Times, and Locations are subject to change before the season begins

Winter Academy Participation Fees:

Week 1:
- 1 session/week (7 sessions): $225

- 2 sessions/week (14 sessions): $375

Week 2:
-1 session/week (6 sessions): $204
-2 sessions/week (12 sessions): $333

Week 3:
-1 session/week (5 sessions): $183
-2 sessions/week (10 sessions): $291

Week 4:
-1 session/week (5 sessions): $162
-2 sessions/week (10 sessions): $249

*Each Training Session is limited to 30 players. Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis; camps are limited in space and can fill to capacity. Registrations received after October 26 will incur a $20 late fee.

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


Pre-Season Homegrown Academy Details

North - Rogers - Pitch 2 Pitch Rogers
12999 Wilfred Ln N, Rogers, MN 55374

Mondays & Thursdays: January 7 - February 21, 2019

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:00 - 6:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00 - 7:00 PM

South - Burnsville - Pitch 2 Pitch Burnsville
8151 Century Blvd, Chanhassen, MN 55318

Mondays & Wednesdays: January 7 - February 20, 2019 

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:00 - 6:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00 - 7:00 PM

East - Locations and times TBA

West - Chaska - Pitch 2 Pitch Chaska

Wednesdays & Fridays: January 9 - February 22, 2019 

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:00 - 6:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Central - Minneapolis - MCTC Gymnasium

Mondays & Tuesdays: January 7 - February 20, 2019
*Off 1/21 (makeup 1/23)
*Off 2/18 (makeup 2/20)

  • Boys High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:15 - 6:30 PM
  • Boys Youth: 5:15 - 6:30 PM

Tuesdays: January 8 - February 19, 2019

  • Girls High School: 4:00 - 5:15 PM
  • Girls Middle School: 5:15 - 6:30 PM
  • Girls Youth: 5:15 - 6:30 PM

*Dates, Times, and Locations are subject to change before the season begins

Pre-Season Academy Participation Fees:

- 1 session/week (7 sessions): $225
- 2 sessions/week (14 sessions): $375 

Player Registration Deadline: December 20, 2018

*Each Training Session is limited to 30 players. Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis; camps are limited in space and can fill to capacity. Registrations received after the deadline will incur a $20 late fee.

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



Fall Academy Details

North - Coon Rapids - Coon Rapids Ice Arena 

Wednesdays: September 12 - October 24, 2018

  • Boys High School: 4:30  - 5:45 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:45 - 7:00 PM
  • Boys Youth:  7:00 - 8:15 PM

South - Burnsville - Soccer Blast Burnsville 

Mondays: September 10 - October 22, 2018

  • Boys High School: 5:45 - 7:00 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 7:00 - 8:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 7:00 - 8:15 PM

East - Oakdale - Eastside Park

Thursdays: September 13 - October 25, 2018

  • Boys High School: 4:30 - 5:45 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 5:45 - 7:00 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:45 - 8:00 PM

West - Hopkins - Hopkins Central Park 

Wednesdays: September 12 - October 24, 2018

  • Boys High School: 4:45 - 6:00 PM
  • Boys Middle School: 6:00  - 7:15 PM
  • Boys Youth: 6:00  - 7:15 PM

*Dates, Times, and Locations are subject to change before the season begins

Academy Participation Fee: One Academy session per week - $190 (7 sessions @ $21.50/hour) 

Players interested in Fall Homegrown Academy are encouraged to consider joining one of the Fall Premier League regional teams. Academy training sessions are included in the price of the Premier League. There are 4 different regional teams that practice once a week in addition to the Academy training sessions, and play doubleheader box lacrosse games on Saturdays. 

Academy Fee with Premier: One Academy session per week - $125 (7 sessions @ $14.25/hour) Plus Regional Team Tryout Fee: $20, Team Participation Fee: $350 (Games, practices, uniforms)

For more information click this link: Fall Premier League

Ben MacLean

Ben MacLean

Director of Player Development

Phone: 612-730-9495

Player Registration Deadline: August 31, 2018

*Each training session is limited to 30 players. Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis; camps are limited in space and can fill to capacity. Registrations received after the deadline will incur a $20 late fee.

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