Coach Bergman brings elite college-level instruction to youth and middle school players through his unique combination of playing and coaching experience.
Coach Bergman is currently an assistant coach at Harvard University. He brings 8 years of coaching experience, including the past three seasons coaching Division 1.
Following his career as a 1st Team All-American Goalie at Wesleyan University, Coach Bergman spent his first season in D1 coaching offense, and now assistant coaches the Harvard Defense under the tutelage of Coach Gerry Byrne. Coach Bergman confidently coaches every position on the field.
From coaching in the Ivy League to grassroots lacrosse efforts in Israel, Poland, Belgium, and Kenya, Coach Bergman's passion for developing young lacrosse players sets him apart.
We are Never Rattled. It is our brand's foundation. Every single drill in our lessons will reinforce positive body language, mental discipline, and a next play mentality.
Each session will begin with 15 minutes of athletic development. The focus for this segment will be hip strength, hip flexibility, balance, explosiveness and footwork.
Next will be 15 minutes of stick skills. We start with the basics and work towards flawless fundamentals every rep. We are hyper-focused on the details during this segment.
Each session will conclude with 45 minutes of position-specific development.
Attack: Drills focusing on: stick protection, dodging fundamentals from X and the wing, shooting fundamentals, finishing fundamentals, essential skills to dominate at 5&5, feeding from all angles.
Midfield: Drills focusing on: dodging fundamentals, shooting fundamentals, stick protection, shooting on the run, on-ball defense, off-ball defense, feeding from the midfield.
Defense: Drills focusing on: defensive posture, on-ball fundamentals, off-ball fundamentals, stickwork in the clear, ground-ball play, effective checking, Defensive IQ.
Goalie: We follow our curriculum from the Never Rattled Goalie Academy.