Girls Soccer

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Maranatha’s Girls Soccer Camp

Looking to improve on your dribbling or how to position yourself to setup the extra pass for a goal? Pick the brain of head women’s soccer coach, Bryan Board, as he directs you to the right spot at Maranatha’s girls-only soccer camp, running Monday through Friday (June 15-19)! Coach Board has led two Christian schools to three state runner-up finishes and actively seeks to advance your growth on the field and in your personal walk with the Lord with daily time in God’s word.

2015 Costs:

  • Campers: $200 on or before June 1 ($220 after June 1.)
  • Coaches: Coaches are encouraged to attend camp with their teams. The coaches fee for room and board is $50.

Arrival and Departure Information

  • Check-in: Monday, June 15, from 3-5 p.m. at the Welcome Center in the Dining Complex.
  • Check-out: Friday, June 19th, with lunch at 11:00 a.m.

Discounts

  • Team Discount: ten or more from the same school or church receive $10 discount each
  • Multiple Camp Discount: Campers coming to multiple athletic camps receive a $40 discount- $20 off each camp
  • Maranatha Family Discount: Children of Maranatha faculty or staff, and who are lower than 9th grade, receive a 50% discount

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Coach Board, a 2003 Maranatha graduate, played four years of soccer during college. Board coached Bible Baptist and Community Christian Schools (GA) to three state runner-up finishes from 2003-2009 and helped with the U-17 Boys Watertown Soccer Club in 2010-2011. Board has also led the Crusader women’s college soccer team to the NCCAA II National Championship game in 2010 and a 5th place finish in last year’s NCCAA II National Tournament.

Points of Emphasis

  • Daily Bible challenges and spiritual growth
  • Exposure to appropriate instruction that allows for optimum development opportunities
  • Exposure to individualized training environments that allow players to claim responsibility for their own development and enhance progress after they leave camp
  • Sound technical development
  • Application of technique to tactical problem solving
  • Group and team concepts on the field of play
  • Self-motivation and group cohesion strategies
  • Friendly environment that emphasizes fair play and enjoyment
  • Exposure to the training environments and standards enjoyed by Maranatha students on a daily basis

What to Bring

  • Swimsuit
  • Sunscreen and water bottle
  • Soccer ball
  • Proof of Medical Insurance
  • Indoor and outdoor shoes
  • Sleeping bag and pillow
  • Bible, notebook, pen and pencil
  • Cell Phones are permitted but may not be used during activities or after lights out

What not to Bring

  • Radios/TV’s
  • Air Conditioners
  • MP3 players, Ipods, DVD or CD players, headphones
  • Playing cards, fireworks, knives, drugs, alcohol, or tobacco products

Dress Requirements

  • Bring shorts that go to the knee
  • Bring warm-up pants.
  • No tank-tops or low cut T-shirts. Please dress modestly.
  • Please keep swimsuits modest. Two-piece swimsuits are generally unallowed due to their revealing nature. Please find swimsuits that have the T-shirt style tops or something to cover the midsection.

Special Notes

  • Anyone registering after the June 1 deadline is not guaranteed a T-shirt.
  • Coaches must register T-shirt sizes.
  • Coaches must register online along with the campers.

Background Checks/Registration (2015 Camps)

For the 2015 summer camps, ALL coaches/sponsors MUST complete an adult registration and background check (Paid camp staff do not need to fill out a registration, but just a background check). Please complete the items below prior to registration and mail in the attention of Ryan Davis at 745 West Main Street, Watertown, WI 53094.

Please have all forms filled out prior to Monday of each camp.