2010 Garden State Elite Tryouts

Girls Current Grades 6-11 for School Year 2009-2010

Garden State Elite Lacrosse was created to provide opportunities for players to foster their individual and team skills in a fun, competitive, and affordable manner. Garden State Elite Lacrosse Club emphasizes passion, commitment, hard work, and respect for the game of lacrosse in a family like atmosphere. Garden State Elite Lacrosse is passionate about developing all the abilities a player has to become the best person, student/athlete, lacrosse player possible! High School and Middle School teams to be coached by the following:
Bryan Fisher WWP-SOUTH High School Varsity Coach
Kelly Nangle RUTGERS UNIVERSITY Assistant Coach
Alicia Portalatin NOTRE DAME High School Varsity Coach
Mary Holmes WWP-SOUTH Assistant Coach
KellyTwamley-University of Delaware 2010
Cory Easter- Lightning Lacrosse

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  • Each team will have 2 highly dedicated and passionate coaches
  • Each team will start their select season in early June and will go till mid to late July
  • Each team will participate in 3-5 tournaments with the ability to play in more if so desired
  • Each team will have a minimum of 8-10 practices two hours long for HS and youth players.  High School and Youth practices will be held at West Windsor-Plainsboro HS South  
  • Each player will have assistance in the college recruiting process, along with an online player profile
  • Each HS player will have exposure to college coaches at the tournaments
  • Each youth player will be coached on individual and team fundamentals, taught teamwork, sportsmanship, and will compete in very competitive tournaments
  • Each player is placed on a team with a limited squad size
  • Each player will be placed on a team that best suits their ability
  • Each tournament will be played in New Jersey with exception to 1 or 2 for HS teams and 1 or 2 for youth
  • Each player will leave Garden State Elite with their skills vastly improved through our high quality instruction
  • Each player and family understands that in order to get the most out of their abilities they must have a commitment of time and money  
  • Team Colors are Carolina Blue and Pink
Tentative Tournament Schedule:
  • LAX BY THE SEA (New Egypt, NJ)
  • NATIONAL DRAW (Marlton, NJ)
  • LAX FOR THE CURE (New Egypt, NJ)
  • CAPITOL CUP (Germantown, MD)
Practices will be in West Windsor from 6-8 PM starting June 1, 2010.
Tryout/Application Fee:
  • Players must tryout in order to be considered for a team.  Past members MUST tryout.
    • Pre-register before the tryout – $35
    • Walk-up day of tryout and after tryout – $50
Fees can be made payable to Team Turnpike, LLC and mailed to:
Team Turnpike, LLC
1511 Stone Ridge Circle
Helmetta, NJ08828
**Payment can also be made by credit card when you fill out the online registration form**
Select Team Fees:
In the past fees have ranged from $775 to $900 for membership, practices, coaching, uniforms, supplies, and playing in 4-5 summer tournaments. Fee amounts will be emailed when you are informed of making the team. 
Tryout Details
Sunday November 15th
Current 6th, 7th and 8th Graders
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Current Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors
2:00pm to 4:00pm
* If you can not make that date or have an injury which prevents you from trying out please contact us at info@teamturnpike.com for information on a private tryout. * 
Tryout Location
West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South (field turf)
346 Clarksville Rd
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
* Please arrive 30 minutes prior to tryout for check-in procedures.
*Field is in the back of the school


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