Spring 2020 Skills Academy Cancelled due to COVID restrictions.
Glen-Ed Skills Academy
Glen-Ed Soccer will offer The Glen-Ed Skills Academy this Spring 2019 presented by John Van Buskirk.
The Glen-Ed Skills Academy is a weekly technical skills training session. The curriculum will focus on fundamental ball skills designed to build confidence with the ball and success in 1v1 situations. The academy will utilize a combination of Coerver ® drills and USSF training methodology to build agility and coordination. The goal is to develop individual ball skills in a fun, challenging and dynamic environment.
The program is open to all Glen-Ed Players and the public born in 2011 through 2005
6:30 PM-7:30 PM players born 2007 to 2005
7:30 PM-8:30 PM players born 2011 to 2008
|Wednesday March 13||EHS Turf|
|Wednesday March 20||EHS Turf|
|Wednesday March 27||EHS Turf|
|Wednesday April 3||EHS Turf|
|Wednesday April 10||EHS Turf|
|Wednesday April 24||EHS Turf|
|Wednesday May 1||SIUE Grass|
|Wednesday May 8||EHS Turf|
|Rain Out DateWednesday May 15|
|The location may change depending on availability|
8 week program $85
4 week program $50 (weeks will be selected in Teamsnap)
John’s 20+ year career includes an international playing and coaching career in the Bundesliga at KFC Uerdingen and Kickers Emden. He played college soccer at Indiana University. Most recently he was the Men’s Head Coach at McKendree University prior to assuming the Managing Director of Player and Coach Development for Glen-Ed Soccer.
2019 SKILLS ACADEMY REGISTRATION