The Dakota Wesleyan University Tigers Men’s Soccer Elite Camp is inviting all boys entering grade 9 up to grade 12 who desire to take their game to the collegiate level. This elite soccer camp will provide a venue for outstanding players to showcase their skills in front of the university’s recruiting staff. The program is going to take place at the top-notch Pepsi Soccer Complex which is Mitchell, South Dakota. In addition, the soccer program will run from the 18th of July until the 20th of July. It will be under the supervision of the Tigers men’s soccer coaching staff. The players are advised to bring their own soccer gears and water bottle. Furthermore, the camp registration fee is $80 per player. Available spots are limited.
About Dakota Wesleyan University
Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU), originally Dakota University established in 1885, is a four-year private university which has an affiliation with the United Methodist Church. The collegiate seal of the altar, the ox, and the plow symbolizes their motto “Sacrifice or Service”. The university utilizes a program-based academic calendar. They aspire to be a leading university that educates students on how to determine and develop individual talents for success. As a matter of fact, Dakota Wesleyan University is 30th in the Regional Colleges Midwest category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. Moreover, Dakota Wesleyan University teaches students to live in service to God and the common good. Currently, Dakota Wesleyan University is serving around 900 undergraduate students. 42 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 58 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 73 percent. Correspondingly, Dakota Wesleyan University’s student to faculty ratio is 12:1. Furthermore, the university campus is on the list of the National Register of Historic Places. In sports, Dakota Wesleyan University features 16 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. These teams are competing in the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). They are the Tigers and their identity colors are royal blue and white.
Dakota Wesleyan University Tigers Men’s Soccer Elite Camp Organizers
Leading the Dakota Wesleyan University Tigers men’s soccer team is Head Coach Jose Lopez, a native of Lewisville, Texas. He is now in his second season at the helm of the Tigers men’s soccer program. Coach Jose Lopez is a Dakota Wesleyan University alumnus and a former Tiger soccer standout player himself. Additionally, Coach Jose Lopez is a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “C” coaching license holder. He is also a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Advanced National Diploma. Coach Lopez has previous coaching experiences with the Neosho Community College men’s and women’s soccer teams. He is also the former head coach of the Ozark FC of the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL). Then, the Dakota Wesleyan University Tigers men’s assistant coach is Jorgen Munson. Coach Jorgen Munson, a native of Duluth, Minnesota is entering his first season with the Tigers coaching staff. He is also an alumnus of Dakota Wesleyan University was a former Tiger standout. Primarily, Coach Jorgen Munson is working as a recruiting coordinator.