Locally owned and operated in the Vail Valley of Colorado!
8150 Lacrosse provides the Vail Valley’s lacrosse players with camps, leagues and private training.
8150 aims to refine specific lax skills that cater to each player’s ability and lacrosse position.
About the Founder - Chris Bivona
Founder of 8150 Lacrosse Coach Chris Bivona is in his 4th year as the Director of the Vail Valley Lacrosse Club. In the past 4 years the VVLC has doubled in size to over 300 athletes from grades 3-8. Not only has he grown the game in the Vail Valley but he has been instrumental in growing the sport of lacrosse in the entire western slope of Colorado through new tournaments, camps and clinics.
Playing Career - Chris Bivona
Coach began his playing career at Blair Academy where he was a 3 Sport Varsity Athlete (soccer, ski racing and lacrosse) He was 2x 1st Team all state, 2x All MAPL as well as top 10 in scoring in the state of New Jersey both Junior and Senior years. Coach Bivona burst on the Division III college scene playing for upstate powerhouse Skidmore College. As a freshman he scored 74 points earning 1st team all league honors as well as Liberty league Rookie of the Year. Coach ended his career as the Skidmore College as the all time leading scorer with 220 points earning USILA 3rd Team All-American, USILA Academic All-American, Liberty League Player of the Year and Skidmore College Male Athlete of the Year. Currently still holding the all time leading scoring record, other records include points in a season with 74, 2nd in career assists with 115, 1st in goals in a game: 8 vs Hartwick, 7 vs FDU Madison. Also, while at Skidmore, Coach Bivona captained the 2001 Skidmore Mens College Soccer team which was recently inducted into the Skidmore College Hall of Fame having been considered the most successful Skidmore Soccer team to date. Coach was also inducted as in individual into the Skidmore College Hall of Fame for his success on the lacrosse field where he was instrumental in “putting Skidmore Lacrosse on the map”