PSA 2013 Summer Camps!
Powhatan Soccer Association is
hosting two outstanding camps this summer for its travel and advanced
For the second year in a row, we
will have the Bruce
Academy in Powhatan from
July 8 to July 11. This is a full day
coed camp from 8:30 to 4:00 pm at Fighting
The camp will focus on all technical
and tactical aspects of play with particular emphasis on finishing with the
ball. Fury teams are highly encouraged
to attend together as this can be considered a team camp for the summer without
having to go out of town to do so.
Bruce Murray holds a USSF 'A'
license and is a former US Men's National Team player who scored 21 goals for
his country, including one at the 1990 FIFA World Cup. He is a former Hermann Trophy winner and two
time NCAA champion from Clemson University who played professionally both here and in
The cost of the camp is $275.00 for
the week and includes a ball and camp
t-shirt. Any player who is currently registered with
Powhatan can attend the camp for only $175.00.
There are two options available for
Powhatan players to pay. You can pay via
credit card and receive reimbursement following the camp or you can mail in a
check for $175.00 after registering to:
Powhatan Soccer Association
Please put your players name and Bruce
Murray in the the memo section
All mail in payments must be
received by July 1 for timely processing.
Our second camp is an exciting
opportunity for the girls of Powhatan as we will be holding our first ever
girls-only camp July 22 to July 26 from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM each
The camp will be for travel and
advanced rec players ages 8-15 and will focus on all technical and tactical
aspects of the game with a particular focus on individual ability with the
The camp will be run by Mike Dickey
who currently is the Technical Director for the Kentucky Fire Junior Soccer
Club. Coach Dickey is a former US Soccer
National Staff Coach and Technical Advisor who holds a USSF 'A' license. In his role with US Soccer, Dickey was
responsible for scouting and training elite players throughout the country such
as Kristine Lilly, Brianna Scurry, Tobin Heath and Morgan Brien among
others. He was also a National Staff
Instructor for the USSF National A, B, and C Coaching License Courses. Over the past 7 years, Coach Dickey served as
Head Coach for the USSF U-14 Girls National Team (2005-2007), Head Coach for
the USSF U-15 Girls National Team and Head Coach (2006-2008) of the USSF U-17
Women’s National Team (2010) as well as Assistant Coach for the USSF U-17 WNT
that took the silver medal in the U-17 World Cup in New Zealand (2008).
The cost for this camp will be
$170.00 and will include a camp
t-shirt and a ball.
To register for this camp click on
this link https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/gnslite/camp/000353/Welcome.html