The Graceland University Yellowjackets Women’s Elite Soccer Camp will run from on the 28th of June until the 1st of July. Its daily schedule is set to start to run from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. The training session is available to both residential and commuter campers. In addition, this soccer camp is for all girls 9 to 18 years of age at any skill level who are looking to develop their skills. Moreover, this soccer camp is going to take place at the top-notch Bruce Jenner Sports Complex which is on Graceland University campus in Lamoni, Iowa. The program is set to maintain a 10:1 camper to staff ratio to ensure personalized coaching for every attendee. The camp registration fee includes a free camp ball and t-shirt. Overall, the experience will be fun and challenging.
About Graceland University
Graceland University, formerly Graceland College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university in Lamoni, Iowa. It also has another campus in Independence, Missouri which is Missouri’s fifth largest university. Graceland University is an affiliation of Community of Christ. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Currently, Graceland University is serving around 1,500 undergraduate students. 41 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 59 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 48 percent. Correspondingly, Graceland University’s student to faculty ratio is 14:1. The university is also serving nearly 800 postgraduate students. Graceland University is also a top-performing institution for higher learning. In fact, it is ranked in between 126th and 165th in the Regional Universities Midwest category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university’s present president is John Sellars. Moreover, in sports, Graceland University features intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. These teams are mainly campaigning in the Heart of America Athletic Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). They are the Yellowjackets and blue and gold are their identity colors.
Graceland University Yellowjackets Women’s Elite Soccer Camp Organizers
Leading the Graceland University Yellowjackets women’s soccer team is Head Coach Ozzie White from Des Moines, Iowa, and native of England. He is now in his fourth season at the helm of the Yellowjackets women’s soccer program. Coach Ozzie White is a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “A” coaching license holder. He is also a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Master Coach Diploma holder. Prior to Graceland, Coach Ozzie White was coaching the Challenger Soccer Camps, the Urbandale Soccer Club, and the Omaha FC. He is also the Director of Coaching of Ankeny SC. Additionally, Coach is a former member of the Australian Institute of Sport. Then, the Graceland University Yellowjackets women’s soccer team assistant coach is Chelsea Phillips. Coach Phillips is now in her third season with the coaching staff. She is a bachelor’s degree in physical education and health graduate from Graceland University. Meanwhile, she completed her master’s degree in psychology of sport and exercise at Leeds Becket University. Coach Chelsea Phillips is a three-time All-American and Conference Most Valuable Player during her collegiate playing years.