OVERNIGHT RESIDENTIAL CAMPS
SOCCER ACADEMY offers 3 overnight programs:
1). ELITE HIGH SCHOOL COED for players
in Grades 9-12.
2). COLLEGE PREP. COED for players
in Grades 11-12.
3). ADVANCED OVERNIGHT. COED for players
in Grades 6-8.
The Elite High School Overnight & College Prep Camp is for players who will
be playing at High School level in the coming Fall. These programs are run side by side. The overall program sets 2
prepare players for the coming Fall soccer season,
prepare & evaluate Juniors & Seniors as prospects for playing at the
College level if they so desire.
These camps are offered at both Curry College & Lawrence Academy.
The Advanced Overnight Camp is for Middle School Aged soccer players. It is designed to be a step up from our popular Advanced Day camp. It is only offered at Curry College (August 5-9).
KEY POINTS OF THE PROGRAM
There are 3
groups within the camp: The boys group, directed by BILL CARDWELL & SERGIO TABORDA of the Portuguese FA, former head coach of Boston Victory PDL, the girls
group, directed by KELLY RADDAR a nationally licensed NSCAA coach & former head coach at Bunker Hill CC, & the
goalkeeper group directed by BILL CARDWELL & SERGIO TABORDA. Each coach has a wealth of Camp, College
& ODP experience.
players can expect an intensive & demanding training program designed to
help them fulfill whatever their future soccer goals may be.
- Camp starts
1:30pm Sunday & runs until 12 noon on Thursday.
receive a T-shirt, a ball & an evaluation
- Boys and
girls are in separate groups
training programs for College Prospects.
preparation for the coming Fall season.
emphasis is on a combination of individual technique and group tactics in a
highly competitive yet enjoyable environment. We aim to challenge! In terms of
training each day has a theme:
theme: Positional play - the morning sessions players opt to be trained by
position: defenders, midfielders, forwards.
theme: Principles of play - sessions can focuses on defence & defending as
well as attacking play & skills. Wherever possible the players are trained
in teams in the afternoon sessions.
theme - The evening program consists of games followed by talks by highly
esteemed & experienced staff. The games reflect some of the themes worked
upon earlier in the day. Evening talks follow. The camp is divided into groups.
Some talks examine the College recruiting process and what is required to play
at that level. Topics that may be covered include contacting College coaches,
dealing with the NCAA and going through the recruiting process in general.
Other talks discuss ways to improve your game and enhance your play for the
coming Fall season.
- All players
receive an end of week evaluation.
- The Elite
Overnight is a popular choice for teams. If you are interested in bringing your
team please contact RALPH FERRIGNO at CoachFerrigno@gmail.com for more
information. Coaches can feel free to discussing topics and other areas that
they would like their team to concentrate upon whilst at camp.
for Juniors & Seniors, who are interested in the College Prep program, can
expect to receive a College Evaluations suitable to send to their Schools of
choice outlining their potential to play at that level.
Technical Warm up
10:00 Positional Training (Week 1), Principles of Defence/Intensive Technical Training (Week 2)
of Morning Session
1:30 Technical Warm Up
2:00 Team, Team Tactics tactics (Week 1), Principles of Attack/Functional Fitness Training (Week 2)
4:00 End of
11 vs 11, small-sided or conditioned games
Talk and Analysis Videotape Session if appropriate
note: week 1 is Curry College (August 4-8),
week 2 is Lawrence Academy (August 11-15)
OTHER CAMP NOTES
- Campers on the Elite High School Players are those who are want to get ready for the coming high school season. We understand many players are looking to improve their game in readiness for the High School season.
- College Prep campers are
typically Club, Olympic Development and High School Varsity level players. These players have intentions of playing at the college level.
- Younger players may have
slightly different goals as they are more likely to be trying to make the
step up to Varsity.
- The Advanced Overnight option for grades 6-8 is only offered at Curry College.
- Evaluation forms for all Campers - Juniors and Seniors will
receive College Evaluations to send to the colleges of their choice. We conduct an evening
program for Juniors & Seniors on all aspects of recruiting &
preparation to play at College.
- All meals are provided at the first class
dining-rooms at Curry & Lawrence Academy.
- Commuter Option - Players arrive at 8:30 & must be in
attendance through 8:00pm. There is also an Advanced day camp option which is offered 8:30-4:00.
OVERNIGHT CAMPS AVAILABLE
AT THE FOLLOWING SITES
CURRY COLLEGE Milton, MA (Sunday 1:30 pm to Thursday noon)
Elite High School Overnight, GRADES 9-12 &
Advanced Overnight GRADES 6-8
LAWRENCE ACADEMY Groton, MA (Sunday 1:30 pm to Thursday noon) Elite High School Overnight, GRADES 9-12
Extended Day Camper (8:30-8) & Advanced Day Camp (8:30-4)
programs available at both sites as well as the 4 day clinic program Monday to Thursday.