The Central College Dutch Men’s Soccer Prospect Camp is a 2-day event from August 4 to August 5. It is open to high school age boys who are aspiring to play at the collegiate level. The training program is an initiative of the Central College men’s soccer coaching staff. It will be a physically demanding but fun training environment. Individual participants will receive valuable assessment and evaluation from the college’s coaching staff. The camp is specifically towards the development of each camper’s technical and tactical capabilities. This program will take place at the A.N. Kuyper Athletics Complex in Central College campus. Additionally, registration is only until August 1. Each registration includes a free camp t-shirt. There are only 50 spots available. Thus, registration is on a first come first serve basis.
Central College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Pella, Iowa. It is a member of the Reformed Church in America as well as the Council of Independent Colleges. Central College is 132nd in the National Liberal Arts Colleges, 2017 edition of Best Colleges rankings. It is offering 73 academic programs and 14 pre-professional programs. Currently, the institution accommodates around 1,300 students. Correspondingly, the student to faculty ratio is 12:1. Central College has 19 intercollegiate sports teams. They are campaigning in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Their nickname is Dutch. In addition, red and white are the college’s official colors. The men’s soccer team is 5th in the last conference standings.
Central College Dutch Men’s Soccer Prospect Camp Organizers
Garry Laidlaw is the Central College men’s soccer head coach since 1998. Coach Garry Laidlaw is a 3-time Iowa Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is the head coach of the 2015-2016 season Conference Coaching Staff of the Year. He is also a soccer standout during his playing years. Moreover, Coach Laidlaw is a Mid-Continent Conference player of the year awardee. Then, the Dutch men’s soccer team assistant coaches are Will Foskett, Greg Walter, and Zach Jensen.