The Fairfield University Stags Men’s Lacrosse Prospect Day Camp will provide skill development training sessions for attack, midfield, defense, and goalie positions. It is a one-day event that will fall on the 25th of June at the Rafferty Stadium which is on the Fairfield University campus. This prospect day camp is especially for high school male lacrosse players who are aspiring to play at the collegiate level. Furthermore, the program’s schedule is tentatively set to start at 8:15 AM and end at 3:00 PM. The training program includes a campus and a college recruiting process seminar with the Fairfield University Stags men’s lacrosse coaching staff and current players. In addition, the camp registration fee is $150 per camper. There are only six available spots for goalies.
Fairfield University, originally Fairfield University of St. Robert Bellarmine, is a private, non-profit, coeducational, research university in Fairfield, Connecticut. It is a member of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities and the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities. It is also part of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. Moreover, Fairfield University is 3rd in the Regional Universities North category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 3rd in the Best Undergraduate Teaching rankings and 19th in the Best Value Schools rankings. Currently, the university is serving around 4,100 undergraduate students and around 1,100 postgraduate students. The university’s undergraduate student population is with a 39 percent male and 61 percent female students gender distribution. It is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 61 percent. Correspondingly, Fairfield University’s student to faculty ratio is 12:1. In the sporting world, Fairfield University sponsors 20 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. They are competing in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I. Their nickname is Stags while cardinal and white are their official colors.
Fairfield University Stags Men’s Lacrosse Prospect Day Camp Organizers
The head coach of Fairfield University Stags men’s lacrosse team is Andy Copelan. He is a Bucknell University alumnus and a four-year varsity letterwinner during his collegiate playing years. Coach Andy Copelan is the 2015 Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Coach of the Year awardee. He is also the 2004 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Coach of the Year awardee. Ultimately, under his leadership, the Fairfield Stags men’s lacrosse team has its first-ever CAA Championship Game. Coach Andy Copelan is now entering his tenth season at the helm of the Fairfield University men’s lacrosse program. Then, the team’s associate head coach is Andy Whitley. At the same time, Coach Andy Whitley is the university’s Associate Director of Athletics and the Director of Development for Athletics and Recreation. He is now in his ninth season with the coaching staff. Coach Andy Whitley is a Franklin and Marshall College graduate. The Fairfield Stags assistant men’s lacrosse coach is Colin Hulme. Coach Colin Hulme is a bachelor’s degree in sociology and anthropology graduate from Colgate University. Additionally, he is the 2007 Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year. Finally, the team’s volunteer assistant coach is Justin Schneidman. He is an alumnus of SUNY Cortland.