The Source of the Sport

The Source of the Sport

The IMG Academy is a college preparatory boarding school dedicated to preparing studentathletes for the next level academically, athletically, and socially. Of the last four graduating classes, nearly 60% of IMG Academys graduates have committed to D1 universities with an average of $1.2 million in total scholarships being awarded toward the freshmen year of college. IMG Academy offers a challenging curriculum with multiple AP and Honors classes and continuously places its graduating studentathletes at some of the most prestigious colleges and universities in the world.

Founded in 2010, the IMG Academys lacrosse program is the nations only lacrosse residency training program. The IMGs lacrosse program has revolutionized the sport through its innovative approach to player development by integrating the concepts, techniques, and strategies and tactics of the indoor box game with the field version of the sport. With a resident and professional coaching staff that has played and coached at the highest levels; worldclass facilities including a $10 million lacrosse/football stadium; and an unparalleled physical and mental conditioning program, the IMG Academy lacrosse program allows studentathletes to reach their fullest potential on and offthefield.

In addition to the Lacrosse Program, IMG offers a comprehensive Lacrosse Camp Program year round. The IMG lacrosse camps focus on player development and recruitment preparation and the camps curriculum simulates the Academy Program in terms of philosophy, training, and structure. Each camp has two 2hr sessions per day where campers receive positionspecific instruction from the IMG coaching staff. In addition to the lacrosse instruction, campers receive physical and mental conditioning each day.

Specialty Camp Visiting Professional Staff

IMG Academy offers innovative specialty camps in: FaceOff, Goalie, Indoor Box Immersion, and Post Graduate/College Prep.

Played at Syracuse University where he was a member of the 1983 Division I National Championship team .

Mark played professional box lacrosse for the Buffalo Bandits, Rochester Nighthawks and Syracuse Smash of the Major Indoor Lacrosse League .

Played in the Canadian Indoor Lacrosse League for the Tuscarora Thunderhawks and Akwasasne Thunder.

Fivetime member and team captain of the Iroquois World Cup National Team and was the assistant coachdefense for the Iroquois Nation Team competing in England in 2010.