Academy International will host a week-long lacrosse academy at Rockford High School, August 9-13. Girls in grades 3-8 are encouraged to attend the 9:00 a.m. to noon session, and girls in grades 9-12 should attend the 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. session. Renowned coaches from Australia and England will provide customize training for beginners to advanced players. Spaces are limited. To register, visit www.academyinternational.net or call 1-888-529-3827 for further details.
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