The Black Rhinos represent the very best high school lacrosse talent in the state of Oregon.  This elite team will be open for players who have just completed the 9th, 10th or 11th grade in thblackrhinophotoe 2015-’16 school year (2017, 2018, and 2019 classes).  This is an excellent way for players to receive top-notch lacrosse instruction and training while competing against elite regional and national competition. Our coaches will work to prepare the Black Rhinos to become impact varsity players who strive to play college lacrosse.

2016 Black Rhino Information

*Any player that is selected to a West Coast Starz team automatically earns a spot on the age/grade appropriate Rhino Summer Select Team.


Invasion of Valhalla (Vancouver, WA): June 24-26
Champ Camp (Baltimore, MD): July 13-16
Battle of the Hotbeds (University of Delaware): July 17-20
Oregon Lacrosse Classic (Bend, OR): July 21-24


Mike Engelhart – Head Coach
Tony Engel – Assistant Coach
Sam Klingsporn – Assistant Coach
Johnny Harkins – Assistant Coach

Team Practice

Players are expected to be committed to all events including practices. Practice location TBD
Practice dates: June 20, 23, 27, 30; July 7, 19                             Practice times: 7:30pm-9pm

Team Training Camp

When: June 21-22 from 9:00am-12:00pm                                     Where: Mary S. Young Park


*$675 fee must be paid by each player directly to Champ Camp to participate in the Champ Camp Tournament
*$550 fee must be paid by each player directly to Hot Beds to participate in the Battle of the Hot Beds
*Payment plans are available to be paid May 1st & June 1st
Cost includes:

6 Team Practices, 2 Day Team Training Camp, Tournament Entry Fees, Rhino Uniform and Elite Coaching.