Go behind-the-scenes with pro lacrosse prospect C.J. Flemming at the 2018 NLL Combine in San Diego. Get an inside look at the combine experience and find out what it’s like to compete for a roster spot in the National Lacrosse League.
First, a look at the letter sent out to prospects registered for the San Diego NLL Combine:
Dear Combine Participants,
We are excited for tomorrow’s event!
Valley View Casino Center address: 3500 Sports Arena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110
Here are some general reminders and information about the combine:
- You will be able to park in the trucks/buses lot at the arena. Please enter the arena through the loading ramp. Additional information about parking and directions will be provided by the Seals’ staff.
- Check-in/registration will take place between 7:15am-8:00am.
- Please bring your own gear. We will have a training staff available throughout the day. Water and protein bars will also be available.
The full schedule is as follows:
8:00am – 10:30am: Combine Testing by Generation Next Athlete
10:30am – 11:30am: Break – opportunity to conduct player interviews
11:30am – 1:00pm: Practice run by NLL coaches
1:00pm – 2:30pm: Break – opportunity to conduct player interviews/Coaches at event
2:30pm – 5:00pm: Game coached by NLL coaches
NLL VP of Lacrosse Operations, Brian Lemon will be in attendance. Please contact him if you have any questions.
Thanks, and we look forward to seeing you tomorrow!
Players from all over the country traveled to San Diego for the NLL Combine earlier this month. Upon receiving the email above, the next step was to show up and perform accordingly.
Lacrosse All Stars had the unique opportunity to shadow C.J. Flemming throughout the entire experience, and that means you get a behind-the-scenes look. Without further ado, here’s what it’s like to compete for a roster spot in the National Lacrosse League!