Richie Grant Announces 2008 Elite Soccer Camp
Oct. 10, 2007
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - University of Memphis head men's soccer coach Richie Grant announced today the dates for his third Elite Soccer camp for high school athletes. Grant (NSCAA Premier Course qualified) will host the camp January 18-20, 2008, and provide tactical and technical instructions for freshman, sophomores and juniors in high school. The camp is designed to both prepare athletes for their upcoming high school and club seasons and to help the Tiger program identify prospective college student-athletes.
Sessions will consist of small 8v8 games, which will build to 11v11 full field games coached by Grant and his staff, as well as intense speed and agility sessions. Goalkeeping sessions will be conducted by former Ajax staff member and Tigers' goalkeeping coach, Remco De Jong. The camp will be held at the University's athletic center at the Park Avenue Campus (corner of Park and Getwell) and at the Mike Rose Soccer Complex. The Park Avenue facility includes an indoor turf room and conditioning, changing and training facilities. The $75 camp fee includes all instruction and a camp t-shirt.
Coach Grant will host the camp with the assistance of the University of Memphis coaching staff and other local college coaches, as well as current Tiger players for demonstration purposes.
Registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Upon acceptance, athletes will receive confirmation by mail with further details and the daily schedule.To enroll in the 2008 Elite Soccer Camp, download and complete the application and medical forms above and return them to Assistant Coach Nick Glaser.
University of Memphis
Elite Soccer Camp, Nick Glaser
207 Athletic Office Bldg
Memphis, TN 38152