2017 Lamar Women’s Soccer Camps Spring College ID Camp is for girls grades 8th & up. This ID Camp will also be an opportunity to showcase your talent in front of other colleges in Texas.
After spending more than 20 years as a head coach in the Southeastern Conference, Steve Holeman has arrived at Lamar University and is ready to share his experience with you at the Lamar Spring College ID camp. Having coached collegiate All-Americans, Olympic, and World Cup players, coach Holeman is ready to challenge you and prepare you for the next level. They are inviting college programs from different levels, including DI, DII, DIII, NAIA, and NJCAA.
Schools Invited: Tyler Junior College, Northeast Texas Community College, Texas Southern, Rice University, University of Houston-Victoria
Home to over 15,000 students, Lamar University, located near Houston in Beaumont, TX, is among the fastest growing Texas colleges and universities, and is a member of The Texas State University System. LU offers more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The 292-acre campus in Beaumont is about 90 miles east of Houston and about 25 miles west of Louisiana.
LU’s campus provides student life amenities for schooling and for leisure More than 2,500 students live on campus, just an hour and a half from Houston, in modern, apartment-style residence halls known as Cardinal Village.
Lamar University students enjoy cheering on the Cardinals in more than a dozen NCAA Division I men’s and women’s sports. Competing in the Southland Conference, Cardinals teams have a history of winning championships in sports including men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball, golf and cross country. The baseball program, led by legendary Coach Jim Gilligan, has produced multiple major leaguers. LU’s new football program has heightened excitement on campus with sell-out crowds and students involved in marching band, cheerleading, the dance team and all the fun of game-day tailgating.
A four-year letterwinner at Wake Forest during his playing career, Holeman guided the Demon Deacons to the 1989 ACC Championship. He received his bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest in May 1990. He earned his master’s degree from Auburn in June 1993. Holeman, and his wife, Julie, have two children, Anna Mae (11) and Robert “Bo” (6).
Steve Holeman has been named Lamar University soccer coach announced LU Director of Athletics Jason Henderson Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. Holeman becomes the fourth head coach in program history. A coaching veteran of 22 years, Holeman has more than 200 career wins to his credit, and takes over a Cardinals’ program that went 8-11-1 last season, and hasn’t advanced to the Southland Conference Championships since 2012.