Join the Mercyhurst University Lakers Men’s Soccer Summer Camp. It is a five-day soccer training program that will run from the 9th of July until the 13th of July. It is set to run daily from 5 o’clock in the evening until 8 o’clock in the evening. This soccer summer camp is for all boys 8 to 16 years of age at any skill level. In addition, this summer camp is going to take place in the state of the art Mercyhurst Soccer Field which is in Erie, Pennsylvania. This program aims at improving the participant’s fundamental skills and knowledge of the game. Moreover, the registration fee is $125 per player. The participants are also going to receive a performance evaluation at the conclusion of the program. It will be a fun but challenging training environment.
About Mercyhurst University
Mercyhurst University, originally Mercyhurst College, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university in Erie, Pennsylvania. It is the nation’s second largest Mercy college. Mercyhurst University is a member of the Conference for Mercy Higher Education. It is also part of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) and the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). As a whole, Mercyhurst University has an accreditation from the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Currently, the university is serving around 2,500 undergraduate students. 44 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 56 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 75 percent. Correspondingly, Mercyhurst University’s student to faculty ratio is 15:1. The present university president is Michael T. Victor. Mercyhurst University is also a top-performing academic institution. As a matter of fact, it is 48th in the Regional Universities North category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university is also 29th in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 7th in the Best Value Schools rankings. Moreover, in sports, Mercyhurst University features 24 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. Two of these teams are competing in Division I of the NCAA while 22 are participating in Division II. The university athletes’ nickname is the Lakers and their identity colors are white, blue, and green.
Mercyhurst University Lakers Men’s Soccer Summer Camp Organizers
Head Coach Nenad Vidakovic is leading the Mercyhurst University Lakers men’s soccer team. He is now entering his third season at the helm of the Lakers men’s soccer program. Additionally, Coach Nenad Vidakovic is a Diploma for Higher Trainer for Football holder. He earned the diploma from the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Coach Nenad Vidakovic is also a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) National Coaching Diploma holder. Ultimately, under his leadership, the Lakers has already a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Tournament title and an NCAA tournament appearance. He is the 2016 PSAC Coach of the Year awardee. Then, the Mercyhurst University Lakers men’s soccer associate head coach is Austin Solomon. Coach Austin Solomon is now in his fifth season with the coaching staff. He is a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership graduate from Mercyhurst University. The Lakers volunteer assistant coaches are Andrew Bennett, Jorge Fitzmaurice, and Miguel Navarro. And finally, George Stannard is the graduate assistant coach.