TORONTO – The Toronto Rock Lacrosse Club takes the first big step in defence of the NLL championship next week when full training camp opens on Nov. 11 from 7-9 p.m. at the Iroquois Lacrosse Arena in Six Nations.
Head coach and general manager Terry Sanderson said there are a lot of talented free agents and rookies competing for just a few open spots on the roster.
Sanderson has selected a handful of free agents and rookies to attend full camp. This group includes the Rock’s top draft pick in the 2005 draft, Owen Sound native Tyler Gibbons. Other newcomers include defenders Brad MacDonald and Scott Campbell and role player J.J. Dickie. A full list of invitees will be released next week.
Training camp will continue on Saturday Nov. 12 also in Six Nations from 1-3 p.m. Here is a full schedule of training camp dates – all sessions held at the Iroquois Lacrosse Arena in Six Nations:
Nov. 12 – 1-3 p.m.
Nov. 19 – 1-3 p.m.
Nov. 20 – 1-3 p.m.
Nov. 26 – 1-3 p.m.
Nov. 27 – 1-3 p.m.
Nov. 30 – 1-3 p.m.
Dec. 3 – 1-3 p.m.
Dec. 7 – 9-11 p.m.
Dec. 10 – 9-11 a.m.
Dec. 14 – 9-11 p.m.
Dec. 17 – 1-3 p.m.
For more details and updates on training camp, check www.torontorock.com.
The Toronto Rock Lacrosse Club is the defending National Lacrosse League champion. Toronto opens its quest for 6 in `06 on Jan. 7 with its Night of Champions, hosting the Arizona Sting at 7 p.m.