WINTER BOX LACROSSE PROGRAM
Black Bear Lacrosse Club has an excellent partner in Johnny Mouradian and the American Indoor Lacrosse Association to give our players the best quality coaching and instruction when it comes to learning BOX LACROSSE. We are very excited in announcing a “renewed partnership” to help our players learn the bio-mechanics of box lacrosse the RIGHT WAY.
PRESS RELEASE: AILA BRINGS BOX LACROSSE TO 422SPORTS!
The American Indoor Lacrosse Association, a leader in developing the Box Lacrosse Game in the United States as well as Southeastern PA, is proud to announce its Winter Box Lacrosse Programs held at the 422Sportsplex in Pottstown.
Registration is now open for the AILA’s Youth Box Developmental Academy and its AILA422 turnament teams, open to all players. Run by AILA President and Former Team Canada Head Coach/GM Johnny Mouradian the AILA is one of the area’s elite instruction-based box lacrosse programs. The AILA has worked with local club programs such as NXT, Mesa, Olde English and Black Bear to develop the box lacrosse skill sets of its top tier programs.
Programs Being Offered:
1. Youth Box Developmental Academy- Open to Boys 2nd through 8th grade, players will receive SIX-90 minute training sessions focusing on the bio-mechanics of BOX Lacrosse from the AILA’s Professional staff of Coaches.
DATES: Saturday’s Nov. 17, 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22
TIMES: Between 10am-5:30pm specific times according to age/grade TBD
Cost: $220 (includes an AILA practice pinnie)
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
2. AILA Tournament Teams AIL422- Open to boys of Intermediate to Advanced skill levels SIX to SEVEN 90 minutes training sessions with “Club Level” Players and player in TWO-THREE Box Lacrosse Team events locally and get training from the AILA’s Top-Tier Coaching Staff. Teams Offered: Novice (grades 3/4), Pee Wee (grades 5/6), Bantam (grades 7/8), Midget (grades 9/10), Intermediate (grades 11/12)
DATES: Saturdays Nov. 17, 24, Dec. 1, Dec. 15, Dec. 22, Jan 6
(10am-5:30pm, time per grade TBD) 1.5 Hours of training each week
COST: $495 per player (includes AILA sublimated Uniform, Coaches, Practices, and Tournament Fees)
wHAT IS BOX LACROSSE?
Indoor "box" lacrosse combines the physical play of hockey with the high scoring, fast pace and play-making style of basketball. Indoor lacrosse is played inside the confines of an ice hockey rink, with glass and rink boards intact. The playing surfaces consists of either green turf carpet that is laid down over the hockey ice or another suitable surface acceptable for the fast-paced, up-and-down style of play.
What does Black bear's box program offer?
Improved stick skills
Increased passing and shooting accuracy
How to stick fake
How to use a backhand effectively
How to generate space off ball
The "two man game" and how to effectively run a pick play
Generating better scoring opportunities
Better on ball defensive positioning
Up-tempo style of play to increase decision-making
Develop better on-field communication skills
35+ TOTAL hours of Training, Coaching, Playing & Instruction!