The Knox College Prairie Fire Women’s Soccer Elite Prospect Clinic will run from 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM on the 7th of April. It is inviting all high school female soccer players entering grade 9 up to grade 12. This soccer event is an opportunity to showcase exceptional skills and become a college soccer student-athlete. Furthermore, this soccer prospect camp is going to provide both technical and tactical training sessions. There will also be competitive scrimmages and games and a college recruiting seminar. In addition, this training event is going to take place at Knox College’s top-notch soccer facilities. The camp registration fee which includes lunch is $85 per player. Moreover, the program is requesting all the participants to bring their own training gears, running shoes, cleats, water bottle, and shin guards. It will be a fun but physically demanding experience.
About Knox College
Knox College, originally Knox Manual Labor College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Galesburg, Illinois. It is among the 40 academic institutions included in Loren Pope’s Colleges That Change Lives. Knox College is also a member of the Annapolis Group and the Oberlin Group. The present college president is Teresa Amott. Currently, Knox College is serving around 1,400 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 65 percent. Correspondingly, Knox College’s student to faculty ratio is 11:1. Knox College is using a trimester-based academic calendar. The college is also among the nation’s top colleges and universities. As a matter of fact, it is 71st in the National Liberal Arts Colleges category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. Knox College is also 25th in the Best Value Schools rankings and 101st in the High School Counselor Rankings. Furthermore, in sports, Knox College features 21 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. These teams are participating in the Midwest Conference (MWC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. They are the Prairie Fire and their official colors are purple and gold.
Knox College Prairie Fire Women’s Soccer Elite Prospect Clinic Organizers
Head Coach Chris Haught-Thompson is leading the Knox College Prairie Fire women’s soccer team. The 2018 season will be his second season at the reins of the Prairie Fire women’s soccer program. Coach Chris Haught-Thompson is a bachelor’s degree in Psychology graduate from Lake Forest College. Meanwhile, he finished his master’s degree in sport management at the California University of Pennsylvania. Ultimately, in just his first season with the team, Coach Chris Haught-Thompson has led the Prairie Fire to MWC regular-season and tournament titles. He also led the team to their second NCAA Tournament appearance. Prior to Knox College, Coach Chris Haught-Thompson had coaching stints at Virginia Military Institute and Lake Forest College. He is also a three-time All-MWC selection during his college playing years. Then, the Knox College Prairie Fire women’s soccer assistant coach is John Cappuccitti, a native of Mount Prospect, Illinois. Coach Cappuccitti is entering his first season with the coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in psychology graduate from Lake Forest College. Additionally, Coach John Cappuccitti is the 2016 MWC Offensive Player of the Year awardee.