Clinic will be run by Xtreme Lacrosse and Manheim Township Head Coach Mark Pinkerton, team USA and 2x UNC Captain Molly Hendrick, First team All Big East Florida Alum Devon Schneider and other college players and alums.
Goalie clinic available at same time / location with Xtreme goalie coach, current PLL and Denver alum Alex Ready. Info and registration HERE.
Players will be grouped by age / ability.
Youth clinic will focus on getting maximum reps to improve stickwork and footwork, dodging and shooting, on and off ball D technique and motion offense concepts. Draw takers will also work with Devon and Molly on draw fundamentals.
High School clinic will focus on dodging and shooting, 1 v 1 and off ball D techniques, player up and down techniques, and motion offense concepts. Draw takers will work with Molly and Devon on expanding their draw techniques and strategies.
Clinic will be split into stations to maximize reps and exposure to coaches and then live play in 7s to work on techniques and concepts learned.
Molly and Devon will be available to answer player questions and talk about what made them successful at the highest levels of play.
About Coach Pinkerton:
West Chester Henderson High School 1977 – ‘80
Gettysburg College 1980 – ’84
• Director and Head Coach – Xtreme Lacrosse Club 2006 - current
• Head Coach Manheim Township High School 2011 – current, 9 LL League Championships, 7 District 3 Championships, 2 PIAA AAA State Championship appearances, League Record 152 and 1, Combined League and District 3 record 190 and 2. At Township, coached 23 US Lacrosse All Americans, 15 Under Armour All Americans, 20 Academic All Americans, sent 46 players on to play collegiately.
• Philly Under Armour All American Team Head Coach 2016, ‘17, Assistant Coach 2014, ‘15
• Central PA Women’s National Tournament Team Head Coach 2013, selector 2010 – 2017
About Molly Hendrick:
Molly is a 2013 graduate of Manheim Township, 2017 graduate of the University of North Carolina, current professional player for the WPLL Brave, and member of the USA national team. Molly’s career took off from day one in Chapel Hill. As a freshman she started all 20 games for the Tar Heels, earning 33 draw controls and accumulating five multi-goal games. She was named to Inside Lacrosse’s 2014 All-Rookie Team for her efforts, the first of three IL postseason honors she would receive in her career. Molly finished her playing career at North Carolina as one of the best players in program history. She was a two-time All-American and three-time All-ACC honoree, ending her career with 186 goals and 220 points, which both rank among the highest totals for a Tar Heel. In 2017 she set school records with 72 goals and 83 points en route to being named the 2017 ACC Attacker of the Year. As a junior in 2016 Molly led her team with 10 goals during the NCAA Tournament, including three in a 13-7 victory over Maryland to capture the national championship. She was named to the Tewaaraton Award Watch List as a junior and senior. After her career at UNC, Molly coached at Ohio State from 2017 to 2019.
About Devon Schneider:
Devon is a 2012 graduate of Manheim Township and 2016 graduate of the University of Florida. Devon was a US Lacrosse and Under Armour All American and three-time LL League MVP while at Township. At Florida, Devon was a first team All-Big East Player and 2016 Captain helping the Gators to four Conference Championships and runs deep into the NCAA tournament. Post college, Devon served as an assistant coach at D1 programs Kennesaw State and Temple University.
We will be holding supplemental tryouts for our 2027 and 2028/29 teams on September 13th and 20th @ 5:15 pm at the Weaver Road fields. Registration is free but in order to attend, you must complete registration HERE.
We have 2 field player spots open on the 2028 team and 4 field player spots on the 2027 team. Both teams are looking for a goalie.
We are also looking for one goalie in the class of 2026.
We have open roster spots on the 2022 team. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
We're pleased to announce the addition of Alex Ready to the Xtreme coaching staff. Alex was an All American goalie at Manheim Township and 4 year starter, 2x All-Conference, and Big East Goalie of the Year at the University of Denver. Alex is currently a professional player for the Chrome in the PLL and national director of Crease Coach Goalie Training.
Alex will be working with our Xtreme goalies at practices this summer and will hold a few Xtreme only goalie clinics separate from practices at no charge to our goalies. Alex has much experience coaching both boys and girls goalies and is excited about working with our Xtremers this summer!
Joining Ron and Olivia (get back soon we miss you already), Alex will round out the goalie staff for the summer giving us three outstanding goalie coaches each with their own style and approach to teaching. We're lucky to have them all!
The Inter Collegiate Womens Lacrosse Coaches Association recently released a video with detailed info on the college recruting process. See the link to Video below.
From the IWLCA --
The IWLCA has produce a recruiting video where we answer many of the typical questions that you may have about the recruiting experience. Head coaches from Division I, II and III schools share their thoughts and advice on the process.
The video addresses the following topics:
The IWLCA on Recruiting
Academics, Transcripts, SATs & ACTs
Transcripts, When to Send
What is the NCAA Eligibility Center
What is a Coach Looking For
Timetable for Coach Contacts
About Sending Video
Official and Unofficial Visits
Prospect Days, Exposure, Tournaments or Camps
Recruiting, Who Can and Should Help You
N.L.I., National Letter of Intent
Information on Financial Aid
Communication, How and When Coaches Can Talk
Exposure Through IWLCA Tournaments
Your Coach Packet Profile
Social Media, Do’s and Don’ts
Recruiting Process, Factors to Consider
Timeline, Division I, II & III
The New IWLCA “Debut” Events
Parents’ Role, Recruiting Process