About us

Warrior Strong

Road Warriors is about quality instruction for the players and all the coaches work together to give the players the best experience possible, guaranteed.

Our History

Road Warriors was started by Mark Burnam in 2009 because he felt the need to combine Lacrosse players from field and Box Lacrosse backgrounds. It is a proven fact the best Lacrosse Players in the WORLD have a background in Box and Field Lacrosse.

About Mark Burnam

If you are concerned about having someone teach your child the game please consider one of the best in the state is in your back yard.
As of August 2015 Mark accepted the coaching position at one the worlds best Student sports academy’s in the world. Mark will help lead the Post Graduate Team and specliszing in training box lacrosse at IMG Academy Bradenton FL mark previous was the Head Charlotte Christian Varsity Lacrosse Coach and has 30+ years of lacrosse playing and coaching experience. Mark Burnam grew up outside Syracuse New York and played at Henniger High School, where his team won the 1980 New York State Championship and he received team Most Valuable Player.
Attending Syracuse University, he was a member of the 1983 DI National Championship team. Mark played professional lacrosse for the Buffalo Bandits, Rochester Nighthawks, and Syracuse Smash of the Major Indoor Lacrosse League (NLL) and played in the Canadian Indoor Lacrosse League for the Tuscarora Thunderhawks and Akwasane Thunder.
He is a five-time member and team Captain of the Iroquois World Cup National Team. Former Weddington High School coach and was Co Director of CSL/Carolina Select Lacrosse Charlotte NC.

Our Coaching

No two players are alike and it is important to us that each player knows that they will receive individual instruction based on both their strong points and aspects of their game that need improvement. We provide the quality coaching to players who have a great passion for the game and offer the solid foundation that they need to progress and become better players. We show players more than just the fundamentals of the game, we show them how to succeed by using proven techniques and methods of coaching with a vast understanding of every position.

Schedule & Events

2016 / 2017

2015 Summer tournaments

Practices will begin2-3 days per week beginning
in May at Charlotte Christian School

June 6-7

Big South Summer Classic
Charlotte, NC

June 19-21

MVP Lacrosse
Towson, MD (Towson University)

June 22-24

King of the Hill
Westminster, MD (McDaniel College)

June 27-28

Bel Air, MD

July 12-15

The Under Armor Shootout
UMBC Maryland

This is team camp. Players and Coaches will be staying in the dorms at UMBC.

Our Coaches


Mark Burnam
Brad Burnam
Matt Gates


Mark Burnam
Brad Burnam
Matt Gates


DC Duplessis
Jack Rich


PJ Bonfillo


Road Warriors Lacrosse

What's Going On

Burn'em Box

Nov 1st - Dec 20th

The fall box season is approaching fast. We are in the in the stages of sign ups, so please send your register by sending an email now to reserve your spot.



$195.00 each person.


Please Send Checks Payable To:
Mark Burnam
519 Circle Trace Rd
Monroe, NC 28110

Time / Location

We will play at the Morrison YMCA every Sunday
1:00 - 2:00pm Middle School age
2:00 - 3:00pm High School Age

Possible Championship Round Robin Tourney.


2017/2018: Mark Burnam | 704.492.1647 cell or markburnam23@yahoo.com

2019: Head Coach DC Duplessis & Coach Jack Rich | duplessisfamily@hotmail.com

Quality Service. Attention to Detail.


Coach Burnam has a strong relationship with many college coaches. Because of his strong experience many college coaches request recommendations.


Contact Us

2016 / 2017 Contact

2018 / 2019 Contact

Questions / Comments