Registration for the highly-anticipated Miner Soccer Academy summer camps is now open; all camps are open to any and all entrants (only limited by number, age, grade and/or gender).
As part of camp registration, each camper will receive a Miner Soccer Academy shirt and a custom UTEP soccer ball. For anyone who signs up for the first camp at full price, there is a $20 discount for either soccer camp offered in July. If a team (minimum five players) signs up, there will be a $20 discount. There is also a UTEP employee discount available.
New for 2017 will be the UTEP Soccer College I.D. Camp (May 21), with the $75 registration including a dri-fit t-shirt. This camp is geared toward those individuals who have an interest in playing college soccer. Campers will be able to display their soccer skills and experience collegiate-like training instruction from the UTEP soccer staff. There will also be small-sided and 11 v 11 games.
The soccer and splash camp (June 19-22 and July 17-20) is the perfect summer camp for active kids of all skill levels. Campers will focus on developing a strong technical base while receiving instruction in ball control, dribbling, passing, shooting, juggling and defending. Campers will then get to splash around in the sprinklers to cool off from their hard work.
There will also be the advanced camp (June 19-22 and July 17-20), which is the ideal camp for individuals looking to improve their soccer skills and grow their knowledge of the game. It is open for players of all abilities but skills taught will be more advanced.
Campers will be instructed by top local club and high school coaches, in addition to UTEP staff. The camp emphasize will be advanced tactical topics, including combination play, transition, group defending and finishing.