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Junior Soccer Camp set for July 19 – 23 at Penn State York

Junior soccer camps at Penn State York
Penn State York's half-day soccer camp is set for July 19 - 23.
4/6/2010 —

Penn State York’s Junior Soccer Camp is set for July 19 – 23 at the campus and registration is under way for 6-8-year-olds. The junior camp is designed for male and female players and provides a half day of instruction, 9:30 – noon each day.

The experience will help to provide participants with an understanding and appreciation of proper soccer skills and techniques. Time will be devoted to basic skills and concepts important to the younger player in a positive atmosphere.

Under the direction of Rich Chilcoat, Penn State York soccer coach and two-time Coach of the Year winner in the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC), camp participants will learn the importance of proper preparation such as warm-up and stretching prior to participation as well as foundation skills and tactics. Chilcoat also stresses the importance of having fun while playing soccer.

The fee for the five-day camp is $85 and includes the instruction and a camp T-shirt. Please be sure to register early to ensure your place in camp.

For information or a brochure, call Penn State York at (717) 771-4036; e-mail Kerry Magni, athletic director at Penn State York, at kam24@psu.edu; or download the brochure.

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