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Date: Saturday, March 14th 2020
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Who: Boys U10, U12, U14 & High School



Wesley Chapel District Park

7727 Boyette Rd

Wesley Chapel, FL 33545


10:00 AM Instructions
9:45 AM Warm Ups
10:00 AM Stickwork Stations
10:45 AM Position Work
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Games
2:30 PM True Lacrosse Info Session


Jake Deane

  • 2013 Rochester Rattlers
  • 2011 & 2012 Chesapeake Bayhawks
  • 2012 MLL Champion with the Chesapeake Bayhawks
  • Collected over 200 Groundballs and scored more than 30 points in his MLL career
  • 2010 Member of Toronto Nationals
  • 2006 - '09 Member of Chicago Machine
  • Led the Chicago Machine in groundballs from 2006-2009
  • 2006 All New England First Team
  •  Named to 2006 NCAA All Tournament Team
  • All American at UMass
  • Captain of the UMass National runners-up
  • Holds single season ground ball record at UMass

Kevin Finn

- National Team Director
- Worked for True Lacrosse for 10 years in a variety of roles
- Played at Loyola Academy and won 3 State Championships
- Played DI at Butler University and Stony Brook University
- Played DIII at Salisbury University
- LXM Pro player
- Was the Head Varsity coach of O'Fallon High School and Clayton High School in St. Louis
- Coached for Fox Valley, Evanston, and Lake Forest youth teams

Matt Cassalia

  • Director, True Florida Monsters
  • Assistant coach for eight seasons, Le Moyne College in Syracuse, NY
  • Helped the team to national championship in 2013 & 2016
  • Assistant coach, Onondaga Central High School
  • Guided the team to second ever sectional playoff
  • Played in the MLL for the San Francisco Dragons and Rochester Rattlers
  • Began college career at Loyola University
  • Holds the highest all-time faceoff percentage (61%) in a single season
  • Transfered to Le Moyne College
  • Named All American and National Midfielder of the Year in Division 2 in his first season at Le Moyne
  • Helped his team to win the national championship that same year (2006)
  • Team captain (2007)
  • Lead the team to 2nd consecutive national championship, and earned All American honors again
  • Played high school lacrosse at West Genesee High School
  • Two-time All American Midfielder (2002 & 2003)
  • Won two state championships
  • Top 10 recruit in 2003 Inside Lacrosse rankings

Mason Poage

-  Florida State Teams Director 
-  Carthage College NCAA Div. III 
-  Three-year Captain 
-  Midfielder 
-  Four-year starter for Carthage College (NCAA Div. III)
-  First Team NCAA MLC All- Conference Selection 
-  2011-2012 #1 Man Up unit in DIII NCAA 

Mike Gabel

Mike Gabel was a standout goalie in college and the MLL. Throughout his coaching career, he has helped countless players learn and master the highly specialized skill set it takes to be an excellent goalie and go on to play at the Division I level.  Coach Gabel can offer players with everything he knows after decades in the game.  Players are guaranteed to come away with an increased IQ and sharper skills to be the best they can be and compete at the next level.  Gabel spent 8 years playing in the MLL and is in University of Vermont Athletic Hall of Fame.