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Academy at Nationals


Don't miss out on the greatest box lacrosse INSTRUCTIONAL ACADEMY in the usa


For 5 years in a row the USBOXLA Academy held before the USBOXLA Nationals has sold out weeks before the event. 

Are you attending the USBOXLA Nationals?  We've got even more opportunities for you to... Play box. Get better. Have fun!

A high profile USBOXLA Academy coaching staff made up former and current National Lacrosse League players, as well as top USBOXLA-certified instructors will provide players with an intensive training session - teaching elite level box lacrosse skills. 

Skill Level:
Intermediate to advanced players

2021 Instructors:

Matt Brown
Dallas Eliuk -  (Goalie) - NLL Hall of Fame
Jeff Teat
Shawn Evans
Turner Evans
John Gallant
Ben Prepchuk
Aime Caines
Jamie Shewchuk
Jeremy Noble 

Age Groups (both boys and girls are invited at attend)
Novice (2013/2012), Pee Wee (2011/2010)

Thursday Aug 4th, 2022
6:00-7:30pm (PDT)

Bantam (2008/2007), Midget (2006/2005), HS Elite (2004/2003/2002)
Thursday Aug 4th, 2022
7:30-9:00pm (PDT)

Silver Creek Sportsplex, San Jose, CA

Specific Instructions:
All players be dressed and ready to go on Rink 1 at Silver Creek Sportsplex. Bring your water bottle and full equipment.

Equipment Needed:
Full box lacrosse equipment including helmet, mouth guard, gloves, shoulder pads and elbow pads. Rib and bicep pads are recommended but not mandatory. Wear a jersey or pinnie to cover your equipment.

If you are a goalie we have introduced the USBOXLA Goalie Academy with Dallas Eliuk.  This goalie only event is a 5 hour goalie specific training session taking place before the USBOXLA Player Academy.  All goalies who register for the USBOXLA Goalie Academy with Dallas Eliuk get free access to the USBOXLA Player Academy.  Goalies are welcome to just attend the USBOXLA Player Academy but if you're looking for more goaltender training we suggest the USBOXLA Goalie Academy with Dallas Eliuk.
Goalie Equipment Needed - Helmet with throat guard, mouth guard, gloves and jock are required. Goalie sticks, pants, shin guards and uppers.

No Cleats. Basketball or running shoes only. 

$65/player (USD)

Note: There will be no walk-up registration. This event will sell out.

All players must be USBOXLA members. Visit for more information on membership. 

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