Camp Information: OPEN TO ANY AND ALL ENTRANTS
AGE LIMITS: There will be
a junior, intermediate, and senior division at camp with three separate
programs (dependent upon enrollment). Any child from ages 10-17 is eligible
for enrollment. Exceptions to the age limit may occur pending approval of
the director. Ages 10-11, juniors; Ages 12-13, intermediates; Ages 14+,
seniors. Campers are permitted to move between groups upon request.
FEE: The cost is $595 for residents and $395 for commuters per week.
Families with two or more enrolled will receive a $30 discount for each
additional child. Only one discount per family. The camp will
provide room, board, use of college facilities, camp shirt and insurance.
PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN BALL. (Soccer balls will be available for $20 purchase. All Soccer ball orders must be paid for
at the time of registration.)
INTRUCTIONS: All phases
of soccer will be covered with the emphasis being placed on the development
of skills, techniques, and an understanding of the game. All instructors
are qualified, experienced individuals. We hope to develop in each camper
not only skills, but an understanding and love for the game of soccer.
Full-time trainers will be in attendance at all times. A complete written
evaluation will be given to each student at the end of the week's training.
Small group and individual training sessions with an experienced staff will
cover all aspects of goalkeeping. Morning training sessions will focus on
the technical breakdown of diving, handling of crosses, distribution and
shot handling. Afternoon and evening sessions will put goalkeepers in
match-like situations to showcase the progress made in the technical
RULES AND REGULATIONS:
All persons enrolled for the camp will be required to attend all training
sessions and to comply with the rules and regulations governing the camp.
Any violations are abuse of these rules and regulations and could cause
immediate dismissal from the camp without refund.
SPECIAL FEATURES: A
lighted artificial turf surface will be available for all-star night games
and extra technique training. Trophies will be awarded for league champions
and cup champions. An all-star team will be selected in each age group.
There will also be a trip to Colonial Williamsburg on Wednesday afternoon (FREE).
PREFERRED ROOMMATES: We
will try to accommodate all campers in terms of having them roomed with
friends, siblings or relatives. Roommate requests must be received TWO WEEKS
prior to the camp beginning. Otherwise we may not be able to assign the
Upon receipt of your application form, you will be sent a confirmation
letter giving information on what you will need to bring to camp,
directions to the dorm, important telephone numbers and a medical history
form (camper information form). It is important that the balance due has been
paid and the medical history form is on file two weeks prior to your
arrival at camp.
TEAM TRAINING: Teams will
be accommodated and trained as a team throughout the week. There will be a
$30 discount per person if 11 or more players sign up as a team. You must
attend the same week of camp in order to receive this discount. Teams will
be trained by the same coach throughout the week. Topics covered will be:
Building attacks from all areas of the field; Combination play, creating
and finishing chances; Defending from the front, in midfield and at the
back; Attacking and defending at set plays; Holding a high defensive line
and operating an offside trap.
PREVIOUS COACHES: Kwame
Lloyd (Christopher Newport); Jeff Bowers (Virginia Wesleyan); April Kater
(Syracuse, Region One, U16 National Team assistant coach, Colorado College
assistant coach); Kerry Smith (UMBC Assistant Coach); Kristopher Rake
(Marshall Assistant Coach) Kevin Denson (W&M, Kempsville H.S., Region
One); Craig Powers (Kellam H.S.); Bryan Williams (VMI Head Coach); Adam
Schultz (Kempsville H.S., Virginia Beach Soccer Club).
Cancellations must be requested in writing to receive a voucher applicable
to the 2014 John Daly Soccer Camp or a refund. Cancellation requests due to
illness or injury must be accompanied by a doctor's note. Players who cancel
within two weeks prior to camp will only be eligible for a voucher, not a
refund. THE DEPOSIT IS NON-REFUNDABLE.