King of Prussia, PA – February 10, 2011 – Lacrosse Evolution (www.LaxEvo.com), the leader in lacrosse education and training in the Delaware Valley, today announced it will hold two FREE interactive girls and boys youth coaches clinics on Sunday, March 13th (Downingtown — girls 7-8p.m. and boys 8-9p.m.) and Saturday, March 5th (King of Prussia — girls 12-1:30 p.m. and boys 1:30-3 p.m.). Tom Slate, Lacrosse Evolution’s founder, defensive coordinator for the NLL’s Philadelphia Wing’s and the new head coach of the MLL Denver Outlaws, and his staff of notable collegiate greats and current professional lacrosse players will be working with area coaches to help them prepare for the 2011 season. The clinics will include a session on how to teach great defense, drills to improve attacking skills, helpful goalie tips from 2010 Team USA goalie Brian Dougherty and valuable information on how to structure a practice. Local boys and girls high school players will also be on-hand to demonstrate live on the field what is being drawn up on the white marker boards. LaxEvo’s interactive coaches clinics are formatted to encourage the free flow of conversation and will include Q&A time at the end of each instructional session. The clinics are open to all coaches and those wishing to participate should e-mail [email protected] with how many coaches will be attending and the name of your group.
“We are really looking forward to meeting with and sharing our years of experience with coaches from all over the Philadelphia area,” said Tom Slate. “It is our goal to help players and their coaches realize their goals and to help grow the game.”
LaxEvo’s staff includes Tom Slate, defensive coordinator for the NLL Philadelphia Wings and the new head coach of the MLL Denver Outlaws; Ryan Cranston, Current player for the MLL’s Denver Outlaws and current LXMPro player; Brian Dougherty, 2010 Team USA goalie and one of the most accomplished goalies in the history of lacrosse; Dave Donovan, a C.S.C.S. certified strength and conditioning specialist; Chelsea Marshall, a former standout lacrosse player at Westchester University and Debbie Sloan, a two-time All CAA player of the year at the University of Delaware.
About Lacrosse Evolution:
Lacrosse Evolution, S corp. (www.Lacrosseevolution.com) was founded in 2005 by Tom Slate, professional lacrosse player (NLL) and coach (MLL). Laxevo has developed the concept of, “The Complete Lacrosse Athlete”, which reflects our approach of addressing multiple dimensions of Lacrosse participation enabling Lacrosse athletes at all levels to get the very most from their Lacrosse experience. We specialize in year round; Girls & Boys Clinics, Camps, Tournaments, Private lessons, Training & Event Management. Lacrosse Evolution’s headquarters are based in Downingtown, PA.