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Xmas Face Off Clinic

Mike Poppleton Xmas Face-Off Clinic (2017)

Mike playing for John Hopkins

Who: Boys grades 5-12
When: Saturday  Dec 30th  1pm-4pm 
Where: Eden Prairie Dome
Fee: $99 

Face Off Clinic Teaching Points

Mike & his staff will teach the following:

  • FO Stance & Alignment
  • FO Moves (Plunger, Clamp, Pinch & Pop, Jam)
  • FO Counter Moves
  • FO Wing Play & Ground Ball Play

FO Instructor- Ben Campbell

Ben Campbell is a Freshman Face Off Specialist at St. Thomas Academy.  Ben was the starting FOGO for the 2013 & 2014 State Champion Eden Prairie Eagles.  Ben won several accolades in HS for his domination at the face off X.  

Pop's Lacrosse Resume

Current Face Off Specialist for Florida Launch (MLL) &
Philadelphia Wings (NLL).
Member of the 2014 Team USA training team
Pop's John Hopkins Lacrosse Resume
  • Hopkins record holder in career faceoff winning percentage (.644)
  • 2013 All-American as a Senior
  • Won 161 of 235 (.685) faceoffs
  • Grabbed a team-high 89 ground balls
  • Ranked second in the nation in faceoff winning percentage (.685)
  • Single-season faceoff record holder at Johns Hopkins