The Fairfield University Stags Women’s Lacrosse Summer Showcase is open to all female high school lacrosse players in the graduating classes of 2019, 2020, and 2021. This lacrosse showcase provides a venue for top-notch lacrosse players to display their skills in front of the university’s coaching staff. The program will fall on the 28th of June. It is set to run from 10:30 AM until 3:00 PM. Furthermore, this lacrosse summer showcase will take place at the state of the art Conway Field at Rafferty Stadium. It will cover skill development drill, team concepts sessions, live games, college recruiting session, and a question and answer session. The event is open for parent viewing. In addition, check-in starts at 10:30 AM in Walsh Athletic Center. The camp registration fee is $110 per camper.
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 Women’s Lacrosse Summer Showcase Organizers
The head coach of the Fairfield University Stags women’s lacrosse team since the 2015 season is Laura Field. She is a Princeton University graduate and a former Yale University women’s lacrosse coach. In just three years at the helm of the Stags women’s lacrosse team, Coach Laura Field already led the Stags to a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship. Coach Laura Field is also a former college lacrosse standout. In fact, she is a First Team All-Ivy League honoree and part of the Princeton Tigers 2000 NCAA Championship Game as their goalkeeper. Anne Murray is the Stags women’s lacrosse associate head coach. She is also a Princeton University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in history. Coach Anne Murray had also coaching stints at St. Mary’s, Virginia Tech and Rutgers University. Then, the Stags women’s lacrosse assistant coach is Kara McHugh, a bachelor’s degree in psychology major and a minor in criminal justice graduate from Marist College. Coach Kara McHugh was a three-time All-MAAC honoree during collegiate playing years. She is in her first year with the Stags coaching staff. And finally, the team’s coordinator of operations is Mike Waldvogel. He is the former Stag head women’s lacrosse coach.