Soccer

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Soccer Camps

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER JR.

In the mornings coaches will provide skill instruction to teach positional responsibilities for offense and defense, proper form for dribbling, shooting and passing with both feet, as well as introducing small sided games and contests to promote competition. Afternoons will be comprised of other team games such as handball, wallball, kickball, and soccer shooting competitions, to promote team play and individual development. *sneakers/indoor shoes required.

Head Coach: Kurt Wetzel, Germantown Academy Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach
Grades: 1-2
Dates: June 22-26; July 13-17
Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Fee:$330

BOYS SOCCER SR.

Mornings will include drills to promote better touch and responsibility of the ball. Focus will be on ball touches, ball control, trapping, use of both feet in all drills, proper form for dribbling, shooting and passing with both feet, as well as introducing more advanced skills and plays. The afternoon will comprise of other soccer related games and shooting competitions, to promote team play and individual development.

This camp includes daily recreational swimming and options for lunch.

Head Coach: Kurt Wetzel, Germantown Academy Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach
Grades: 3-8
Dates: June 22-26; July 13-17
Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Fee: $330

GIRLS SOCCER SR.

Mornings will include drills to promote better touch and responsibility of the ball. Focus will be on ball touches, ball control, trapping, use of both feet in all drills, proper form for dribbling, shooting and passing with both feet, as well as introducing more advanced skills and plays. The afternoon will comprise of other soccer related games and shooting competitions, to promote team play and individual development.

This camp includes daily recreational swimming and options for lunch.

Head Coach: Kurt Wetzel, Germantown Academy Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach
Grades: 3-8
Dates: June 22-26; July 13-17
Time:
9am - 3:30pm
Fee: $330

GOALKEEPERS AND STRIKERS

This coed Goalkeepers and Strikers Camp focuses on the drills and skills needed to take great shots and make great saves.

This camp is devoted to enhancing the technical proficiency, tactical awareness, positioning, and physical ability of Goalkeepers, while Strikers learn goal-keeping techniques and tendencies to become better shooters.

This camp includes daily recreational swimming and options for lunch.

Head Coach: Kurt Wetzel, Germantown Academy Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach
Grades: 4-8
Dates:June 29 – July 2 (no camp July 3)
Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Fee: $270

BOYS SOCCER ELITE

For the serious young soccer player who loves to play all day. No basics here, serious training for the serious player with a focus on team play, 3 touch soccer, and aggressiveness on and off the ball. Drills and games are ability driven with an emphasis on proper movement off the ball and communication skills on the field.

This camp includes daily recreational swimming and options for lunch.

Head Coach: Kurt Wetzel, Germantown Academy Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach
Grades: 4-8
Dates: July 6-10
Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Fee: $330

GIRLS SOCCER ELITE

For the serious young soccer player who loves to play all day. No basics here, serious training for the serious player with a focus on team play, 3 touch soccer, and aggressiveness on and off the ball. Drills and games are ability driven with an emphasis on proper movement off the ball and communication skills on the field.

This camp includes daily recreational swimming and options for lunch.

Head Coach: Kurt Wetzel, Germantown Academy Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach
Grades: 4-8
Dates: July 6-10
Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Fee: $330


Required equipment for all summer soccer players:

  • Cleats (no metal spikes) and sneakers – campers must have sneakers for indoor/gym activities and to walk in the school.
  • Shin Guards
  • Bathing Suit & Towel
  • Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • A bag to carry it all
  • At camp you may rent a soccer ball or bring your own

Hint: If you need to buy new cleats, buy them now so they can be broken in by the first day of camp!