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Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Lacrosse Clinic: Basics of Coaching (Sept. 21, 2011)
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 09/22/2011
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DURHAM, N.C.-The Duke University men's lacrosse coaching staff hosted the first of five coaching clinics on Sept. 21. The Blue Devils staff talked about everything from how Duke runs a practice to how to build a coaching staff.

More than 45 coaches attended and for the first time the clinic was streamed live on GoDuke.com. Below are all the archived portions for the clinic for those who might want to go back and pick up some pointers.

Introduction and Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Building your team and dealing with parents

Coaching as a science and an art

How to evaluate your players and practice planning

How Duke oversees the development of the team throughout the entire year

The logistics of building a program and your communication skills to players and parents

Working well with the rest of the coaching staff and how to build a staff

Duke's Goal Sheet for Goalies and analyzing game film

Seven keys to coaching the midfield

Keys to coaching defense

The importance of instilling a strong practice mentality in the team

Developing a positive culture in your program

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