Camp Details


July 12 – 16, 2020
EXT DAY (9AM-8:30PM): $699
AGES: 10-18


Field Hockey

Our field hockey curriculum will improve stick skills and team concepts with a creative drills including small games, stations, obstacle courses, and competitions.

Skill Clinics

In addition to the leadership workshops, players will work through a number of Skill Clinics. These Skill Clinics are designed for players based on their age and ability:

  • Shooting & Scoring
  • Defense (Team and Individual)
  • Ball Control & Vision
  • Elimination Skills
  • Defensive skill development
  • Offensive presses
  • Special Situations (Corners, Strokes, 1 v 1)
  • Man Up, Man Down


The leadership curriculum is taught by Heidi Kasevich, PhD. She is a well-known speaker, consultant, and author in the field of female leadership.

Her workshops cultivate the traits of ambition, resilience, and courage, and teaches girls the skills needed to be self-aware, confident individuals who know their value and are prepared to lead through authenticity.

  • Defining Leadership
  • Listening & Trust Exercises
  • Leadership Focus & Role Models
  • Importance of Authentic Presence
  • Cultivating Resilience & Courage

The Hotchkiss School offers excellent opportunities for campers to work together and achieve.

Outdoor Adventure

  • Three ponds and extensive hiking trails on an 827-acre wooded campus
  • Lake Wononscopomuc offers endless waterfront activities and beach. Our staff supervises all of our campers who want to take out paddleboards. Lifeguards are on duty at the beach.
  • Yoga
  • Climbing Wall
  • Social Sports: Frisbee Golf, Kickball, Beach Volleyball, Spike Ball
  • Camp Olympics & Group Competitions

Multi- Sport Option Lacrosse:

If you play both field hockey & lacrosse, you can opt to alternate sports each day. Both programs operate side by side during sport specific training times and merge for age appropriate leadership workshops and recreational rotations.

At Field Hockey & Leadership Academy campers will receive:

  • Authentic FHLA Reversible Jersey
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • Games Daily
  • Raffles for an assortment of Prizes
  • Leadership discussions and training excersizes
  • An improved understanding of leadership and teammwork

Typical Daily Schedule

7:00 Wake-up
7:30 Breakfast
8:30 Camp Meeting – Daily Goals
9:00 Skills Sessions – Individual Skills
11:00 Tactical Training – Team Drills
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Leadership Workshop
3:00 Outdoor Adventure Time (Swimming, Hiking, Yoga, Climbing Wall)
5:00 Dinner
6:00 Scrimmages
7:30 Evening Activities (Social Sports & Group Challenges)

Any Camper who must cancel their registration more than fifteen (15) days prior to the camp start date will receive a voucher equal to the full amount of camp tuition already paid which may be used toward any program or camp offered by eCamps. If a camper must cancel their registration fourteen (14) days or fewer prior to the start of camp, eCamps will issue camper or parent a voucher equal to 50% of the camp tuition, which can be transferred to a future program or camp within the same calendar year or next calendar year.  The voucher is also transferable to another family member and is good for any camp offered by eCamps within one year of the date of purchase.  Camp vouchers are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session.  Cash refunds are not offered under any circumstances.

If eCamps Sports Network is forced to postpone your child’s 2020 summer camp due to the facility being closed or by government mandate, you will receive a camp credit voucher for tuition fees paid (never expires, fully transferable & for any sport).

Executive Director


Christine Kemp

Wesleyan University Head Coach







Athletic Facilities

The Academy’s athletic facilities offer the optimal training environment for field hockey players. Campers are going to look forward to each training session.

2 Field Hockey fields – Downing Field is a synthetic turf field & the Class of ’49 Field is well-manicured grass field, both with field hockey lines and goals +  One field is lit for night games!

  • Mars Athletic Center (Fitness Center, Squash Courts, Tennis Courts, Indoor Turf, Yoga Studio)
  • Training Rooms & Locker Rooms
  • Malkin Climbing Wall
  • Beach Volleyball Courts

Lake Wonoscopomuc

Lake Wononscopomuc, the deepest fresh water lake in Connecticut offering endless the waterfront activities and will summer fun including recreational swimming, paddle boarding and bonfires. Our staff supervises all of our campers who want to take out a paddle board. Lifeguards are on duty at the beach.


Campers will stay in dorms. A typical room houses 1 – 2 campers. We will divide up the campers into pods of 10 – 15 and assign 1 – 2 counselors for every pod. All campers will stay in the same dormitory and use building amenities including bathrooms (sinks, toilets and showers), common room equipped with a T.V. & DVD player, vending machines & microwave.  The dorms are not-air conditioned.

Counselors provide on-going supervision, promote friendship and camaraderie between campers.