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Wednesday, July 12th - Saturday, July 15th, 2017
Ridgewood Maroons Win Champ Camp 27 in OT
Ridgewood High School (Ridgewood, NJ) became the first ever pure high school team to win the prestigious Champ Camp Experience tournament by defeating Team Carolina 2, 10-9, in overtime in the championship game.
Under head coach Mike Pounds, the Maroons jumped out to an early 5-2 advantage only to see Team Carolina come roaring back to get within one goal at 7-6. The game was tied 8-8 late in the fourth when Ridgewood scored the go ahead goal to regain the lead 9-8 with two and a half minutes to play. Team Carolina 2 scored with seconds remaining to send the game into overtime.
Rising senior midfielder Wylie Sherman scored the winning goal for the Maroons to give them their first-ever Champ Camp Championship.
College Coaches Lead Practice Sessions on Thursday & Friday
The Champ Camp Experience incorporates a unique blend of high level competition with college-level instructional practice sessions on Thursday and Friday morning.
On Thursday, coaches from Johns Hopkins, Loyola University, Maryland, Monmouth and Towson led all participants through a series of fast-paced full field drills.
On Friday, coaches from Franklin & Marshall, Goucher, Johns Hopkins, Millsaps, Rutgers, and Towson worked with the Champ Camp student-athletes in half-field skill sessions.
Face-Off Session with Brendan Fowler
In addition to the team practice sessions, all face-off specialists spent more than two hours working with former Duke All-American and current MLL All-Star Brendan Fowler on all aspects of the face-off game.
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