Area 4-1 to Goal

Area 4-1 to Goal

Submitted by Sandy Miller, East Stroudsburg University. No, not Area 51, but close because this drill is so good it should be classified. We kid, we kid. But this drill is one you’ll be coming back to often, because it includes a lot of variety and is highly...
Spider Defense

Spider Defense

Submitted by Kelsi Lykens, University of New Haven In the COVID-19 era, coaches are having to get creative — dreaming up drills that help their players develop, while keeping them safe and distanced. Kelsi has put together a drill progression that introduces and...
Spider Defense

MT13’s Developing Counter Attack Principles

Everyone’s an attacker! This week’s drill comes to us from one of our 2020 NFHCA Annual Convention featured speakers, Matt Taylor, founder and lead coach of MT13, a company that runs hockey camps and courses in England. Developing Counter-Attack...
Spider Defense

Turn the Tables

Time to turn the tables! Question: How many times during a game do your attackers have to play defense and your defenders have to keep possession?  Answer: All. The. Time. This drill “Turns the Table” on your players to put them in game-like scenarios that...
3v2 to 6v4

3v2 to 6v4

Shake up the 3v2! We’ve all asked ourselves, “How can I shake up this boring-old 3v2 drill?” Well, York College head coach, Katie Fost, has the answer. Her 3v2 to 6v4 drill is set up to put attackers and defenders in game-like situations while also...