HERMITS LACROSSE CAMP
Date: July 10 - 13
Time: 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Age Group: Boys Entering Grades 2 - 9
The Hermits Lacrosse camp, in its 13th year, provides young athletes with the opportunity to grow their skills in a friendly and positive environment. The camp stresses the development of a "lacrosse IQ" through a variety of drills and games.
Director: JC Valore
JC Valore, a native of Moorestown, N.J. and graduate of the University of Delaware, has served over a decade as head coach for St. Augustine Prep helping to guide the Hermits' lacrosse program from inception to national recognition. During his tenure at the helm of the Hermits and since taking on the task of building the program in 2003, the N.J. Non-Public A Coach of the Year (2010) and four-time Atlantic City Press Coach of the Year has led his team to eight conference titles and two state championship appearances while facing some of the toughest competition in the state and country. Having additionally served as the coach of Team NJ in the Under Armor Games for three consecutive years, Valore has aided in the development of some of the top players in the country including 16 High School All-Americans. Valore is the Founder and Director of SouthShore Lacrosse and has also been instrumental in the fundamental coaching, mentoring and development of youth and high school players through the club lacrosse circuit. He resides in Mullica HIll, N.J. with his wife Vanessa, also a University of Delaware graduate, and son Luca (6) and Daughter Gia (2).
Chad Flexon, Bill Rollins, Nick Pison, Nikko Pontrello (Loyola), Steve Pontrello (UNC), Joe Gigantiello (Denver), Tommy O'Neill (PSU), Michael Boody (Hermits Football), Mike Sutton (PSU), Nate Gorman (Villanova), Bill McMenamin (Wagner), Pat McMenamin (Wagner), Bryce Young (Maryland)