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High School Boys Program Overview

Notes from 2019 Summer- Transitioned from B to A division in the 2019 summer.  Highly competitive in all games.  Will continue with A division play in 2020. 

Fall:

Updated for 2019-20: All Shamrocks players will have the opportunity to participate in 2 local, one day lacrosse tournaments. 

High School aged players will participate in high level recruiting tournaments. 

Updated for 2019-20: All players will participate in team practices in the fall on Sundays.  The practices are designed so that players can and should participate in other sports (typically Sunday evenings).   High School players will also participate in the Shamrocks Spotlight Series.  The Spotlight Series is a high level training session coached and run by current NCAA college coaches.

Winter: 

Shamrocks players will participate in our Winter Training Academy including  individual skill development and positional training.   These sessions will focus on developing and reinforcing critical skill sets that will apply to the field game.  These sessions will are designed so that you can and should play additional sports.

Spring:

Individual Recruiting Meetings

Summer:

All players will have Team Practices one to two days per week.  All players and teams will have Skill Development Sessions one day per week. 

Shamrocks High School players will participate in 4 high level Recruiting Tournaments.

Updated for 2019-20
Boys Team Structure

Attack:4-5
Middies: 6-7,
Fogos: 1-2
LSM: 1-2,
Defense: 5
Goalies: 1-2
One Team per Age Group.  At least 2 Coaches per team.  Positional Coaches including Fogo and Goalie Coaches.

All players also receive:

Sublimated Reversible and Game Shorts

Practice Reversible

Custom Shooting Shirt

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The Registration "Shamrocks 2021 Boys" is not currently available.

2019 Summer Tournaments

June 1st- Annual Boot Camp and College Spotlight
1pm to 4pm at Patrick Peyton Athletic Complex
80 Blackwood- Barnsboro Road, Sewell

June 3rd- Practice Begins.  7:00pm
Mondays and Wednesday Nights
6/3, 6/5, 6/10, 6/12, 6/17, 6/19, 6/24, 6/26, 7/1, 7/3
OTA's- 7:00-8:00pm Shady Lane Complex-  254 County House Road Clarksboro, NJ 08020
6/11, 6/18, 6/25, 7/2

June 16th- Lehigh Laxfest- Lehigh University

June 22-23rd- Summer Slam- West Chester, PA
Westtown School- 975 Westtown Rd West Chester, PA 19382

July 8-9th- Lax Federation Member's Cup- Northeast, MD
Calvert Regional Park
304 Brick Meetinghouse Road  Northeast, MD 21901

 

July 13-14th- Philly Invitational- United Sports
1426 Marshallton Thorndale Road Downingtown, PA 19335


 

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We will again use the Remind App to communicate any last minute changes, weather alerts, game changes, etc.

Text @2021keane to the number 81010

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If anyone has trouble with 81010, they can try texting @2021keane to (856) 345-0593.

Here is a list of current men's prospect days:

Recent Shamrocks 2021 Boys News

'21 Battle Commits to Georgian Court University

By Bill Keane 01/23/2021, 12:00pm EST

Congrats are in order for 2021 Madison Battle on her recent commitment to NCAA DII Georgian Court University.   Georgian Court University is located in Lakewood, NJ and competes in the Central Atlantic Athletic Conference (CAAC) against teams such as the Chestnut Hill College  and Jefferson University.   Georgian Court was in a rebuilding process last year after coming off a great 15 win 4 loss season in 2019.

Maddie is a hard-working, dedicated lacrosse player that has played with the Shamrocks Girls Program for the past 5 years.  Maddie plays with charisma, determination and has a very strong lacrosse IQ.  She has been a standout defender with the 2021 team and there is no doubt that she will continue on to have an awesome career at Georgian Court University. 

In the spring, Maddie plays lacrosse at West Deptford for Coach Catrambone.  

Once again Congrats to Maddie and parents Bill and Holly.

SJ Shamrocks Boys 2030-31 team now forming

By Bill Keane 11/02/2020, 3:15pm EST

South Jersey Shamrocks Lacrosse is pleased to announce the formation of their 2030-31 Boys team for the coming year.  All members of the team can expect: 

 All youth boys teams will hold Spring Team Practices to be held in March, April and May.    Practices will be held once per week and are not to designed to replace your participation on your local town/rec team in the spring.  These practices are designed to enhance your spring lacrosse development.  All players will be expected to attend these practices regardless of conflicts or not.  All Boys Youth teams will participate in 2 play days or local tournaments between March and May.  Some teams may have the option to compete in a spring All- Star league also (additional cost). 

SUMMER: 

All players will have Team Practices one to two days per week.  

The 2030-31 team will participate in 3 very competitive regional tournaments. 

Interested players should email Coach Keane at sjshamrockslax@gmail.com

'21 Hughes Commits to Gwynedd Mercy University

By Bill Keane 10/16/2020, 9:45am EDT

Congrats are in order for 2021 Midfielder Richie Hughes on his recent commitment to NCAA DIII  Gwynedd Mercy University.  Gwynedd is located in Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania and  competes in the America East Conference against teams such as Cabrini, Marymount and Wesley.   

Richie is a dedicated, sharp shooting middie with a team first attitude.   He has a excellent work ethic, a selfless style of play and commitment to growth. He is an excellent teammate that will fight and for his teammates and make others around him better.    

Richie has played for the Shamrocks 2021  team for the past 3 years and was a key piece of the midfield unit.  His determination, ambition, and commitment will help him become an invaluable asset to the Gwynedd Mercy Men's Lacrosse Team and will help them continue on their path to excellence.  

In the spring, Richie plays for Coach Hanlon  at Washington Township High School.

Once again, congrats to Richie and his parents, Bryan and Diana Hughes.