NJLT Fall 2020 Faceoff Clinics

Special Guest Coach Marco Spagnuolo

$80 per player per session, Register for both and save $10

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Fall Faceoff Clinics

September 13

October 18

90 minute sessions 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Location: Outdoor – Cedar Drive Middle School – Colts Neck, NJ
73 Cedar Drive, Colts Neck, NJ 07722

$80 per player per session

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  • Hands-on approach to specialized faceoff technique
  • Primary move training
  • Secondary move training
  • Footwork, stance, hand speed
  • Stick alignment & proper hand technique
  • Ground ball play
  • Drills for at-home training

Full Boys Equipment:

  • Helmet
  • Shoulder Pads
  • Elbow Pads
  • Gloves
  • Stick
  • Mouthguard
  • Cleats or Sneakers
  • Water Bottle

$80 per player per session

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Marco Spagnuolo
Faceoff Specialist

Marco Spagnuolo

Faceoff Specialist

Special Guest Specialist Head Coach – Marco Spagnuolo

Over a decade of faceoff experience innovating and dominating the faceoff X.  Attended and hosted numerous athlete and faceoff training programs competing with and against with the top faceoff specialists in the world.  Recognized in college as the most technical faceoff player in school history at Mount Saint Mary’s College.

Actively involved in shaping faceoff development at the Collegiate, High School, and Elite Lacrosse levels.  Actively freelance coaching at the collegiate level in the transition of the knee down to standing stance.  Team Partner with NJLT Lacrosse at the select level.

“You were an elite, encouraging coach that pays extreme attention to detail and is very technical that worked hard to make me not only better at faceoffs but a better player and person overall.”

Assistant Coaches:  We keep an 8:1 players to coach ratio and rotate our assistant coaches to make sure the players are getting exposed to the most out of our coaching staff.

Mike Poppleton

Professional Lacrosse:

  • Face-off Specialist: MLL Rochester Rattlers, Championship finalist, .550 win percentage (105-190)
  • Face-off Specialist: Team USA finalist 2013


  • Johns Hopkins University
  • USILA All-American
  • Holds the highest career & single-season faceoff win percentage in school history
  • Ranked 2nd in D1 faceoff win percentage .685 (161/235) – 2013
  • 2013 Graduate