US Sports Camps and Arizona Soccer Camps Announce New Camp Program in Prescott, Arizona

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US Sports Camps strives to continue a tradition of excellence with the Arizona Soccer Camp.

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The combination of the director’s soccer coaching experience and US Sports Camps management expertise will sets the camp on the path to even greater success.

Founder and director of The Soccer Academy, Alan Meeder has announced his retirement after forty years. Moving forward, [US Sports Camps is proud to be partnering with Arizona Soccer Camps and will be retaining Coach Meeder in a camp planning and operations role. Assuming the directorship is Wes Wade, a seventeen-year professional player who was a six time All-Star. Operating through out the Prescott area, the Arizona Soccer Camp has been at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona for the past seven years.

A NEW Day Only program has been added, running from 8:30am to 4:00pm with lunch included. Campers receive 4-5 hours of daily instruction. The Extended Day program schedule, running from 8:30am to 8:00pm, remains the same, with campers receiving 6-7 hours of daily instruction, lunch and dinner included. Overnight players stay in the dorms on campus, eat in the school’s dining hall and receive outstanding instruction and game play three times a day on the fields.

Program Descriptions

Basic Session - Perfect for players ages 8-10, in their first three years of playing.
Advanced Sessions - Advanced sessions continue the process of skill development. Tactical awareness is taught to help players increase their speed of play and vision.
High School Session – Designed for players who are 14 years old and entering ninth grade. These include college counseling sessions, helping campers gather the information they need to become college soccer players.
Goalkeeping - The Soccer Academy offers total goalkeeper coaching that includes the technical, tactical, and psychological training needed to be a successful keeper. Goalkeeper training is offered each week.

Dates, Prices & Program Options

  • June 8-13            Ages 8-10         Basic & Advanced & Goalkeeper
  • June 15-20         Ages 8-10         Basic & Advanced & Goalkeeper
  • June 22-27         Ages 10-13     Advanced & Goalkeeper
  • July 6-11             Ages 14-17     High School/Goalkeeper

The Soccer Academy offers a “Refer a Friend” Discount! Refer a new player to the program and receive a $40 discount per referred player, the first time friend also receives $25 per week off registration.

Coach Wade continues the camp's tradition of high quality instruction. Over the years, the coaching staff has featured 34 college coaches, 23 foreign professional players, and 17 American pros. The combination of the director’s soccer coaching experience and US Sports Camps management expertise will set the camp on the path to even greater success.

About US Sports Camp

US Sports Camps has been in the business of running the Nike Soccer Camps for 14 years. Coupled with The Soccer Academy’s rich history, the program provides a focused atmosphere for the soccer enthusiast who is looking to improve his/her skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun. US Sports Camps is excited for this new chapter with the Arizona Soccer Camp.

To review program options or register visit, or call 1-800-NIKE-CAMPS.

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