Experience an NCAA practice in Memorial Stadium at Whittier College. Receive expert instruction from our lacrosse coaching staff with over 25 years of NCAA playing and coaching experience. Information session with our lacrosse coaching staff concerning admissions process, NCAA recruiting process, and tour the athletic facilities of Whittier College.
RISING POETS CLINIC
JAN 27, 2018
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Youth Poets Lacrosse Clinics are instructional clinics for 5th-8th graders who want to gain valuable instruction and playing experience. Clinics are held in Memorial Stadium on the campus of Whittier College, the only NCAA Lacrosse setting in all of Southern California. Receive expert instruction from our lacrosse coaching staff with over 25 years of NCAA playing and coaching experience. Clinics will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, technical skills, and team concepts.
Former Whittier College Men’s Lacrosse players Max Kaufman ’16 and Seth Mahler ’10 were selected to the Israeli Lacrosse men’s national team which will compete on home soil at the 2018 FIL World Lacrosse Championships.
Head Coach Nick Marks has announced the Poet’s schedule for the upcoming 2018 men’s lacrosse season. The exciting sixteen game slate will be the 39th season for the Poets and includes contests in California, Illinois, Colorado, and Texas. The Poets schedule will include four games against opponents that competed in the 2017 NCAA Division III men’s lacrosse tournament, six home games in Memorial Stadium, and the annual Locker-Stabler Cup against western NCAA rival Colorado College.
On November 4th, the Whittier College Men’s Lacrosse team volunteered their time to help with a Harlem Lacrosse Play Day. Harlem Lacrosse is an organization devoted to helping children of South Los Angeles, Compton, and Inglewood. The Whittier Poets spent three hours coaching and building relationships with youth players at Enterprise Park in Los Angeles, CA.
The Whittier College Men’s Lacrosse head coach Nicholas Marks has announced that the team has elected four upperclassmen as team captains for the 2018 season. The Poet captains are seniors Kevin O’Donnell, Conner Sexton, Sigi Ocker, and Max Thiele.
For the first time in program history, the Whittier College Men’s Lacrosse team has held the coveted Locker-Stabler Cup as they held off Colorado College 17-12 at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon.