The New Mexico Highlands University Cowgirls Soccer Summer Camp is going to run from the 28th of July until the 29th of July. It is open to all high school female soccer players who are aspiring to take their game to the next level. This training program is going to take place at the scenic Farmington High School campus which is on the Farmington, New Mexico. In addition, this soccer camp will include technical and tactical development sessions and games. There will also be specialized training sessions for goalkeepers and a question and answer session with the university’s coaching staff. Available camper spots are limited, thus, registration is on a first come first served basis. Overall, it will be a physically demanding but fun training experience.
About New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU)
New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU), originally the New Mexico Normal School, is a public, coeducational university in Las Vegas, New Mexico. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Its education programs have an accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Additionally, its business programs also have accreditation from the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Currently, the New Mexico Highlands University is serving around 3,700 undergraduate students. 38 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 62 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 100 percent. Correspondingly, New Mexico Highlands University’s student to faculty ratio is 14:1. New Mexico Highlands University is also a top-tier academic institution. As a matter of fact, it is ranked between 96th and 127th in the Regional Universities West category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. Moreover, in sports, New Mexico Highlands University features 12 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. These teams are campaigning in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II. They are the Cowboys and Cowgirls and their identity colors are purple and white.
New Mexico Highlands University Cowgirls Soccer Summer Camp Organizers
The head coach of the New Mexico Highlands University Cowgirls soccer team is Oscar Mendoza. The 2018 – 2019 season will be his fourth season at the reins of the Cowgirls soccer program. Coach Oscar Mendoza is a bachelor’s degree in history graduate from the University of Texas at El Paso. Meanwhile, he completed his master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction at the New Mexico State University. Prior to New Mexico Highlands University, Coach Mendoza was an assistant coach at Cleveland State University. He is also a former member of the New Mexico Olympic Development Program coaching staff. Additionally, Coach Mendoza is a First Team All-District selection during his college playing years. Then, the New Mexico Highlands University Cowgirls soccer assistant coach is Bianca Contreras. Coach Bianca Contreras is also entering her fourth season with the coaching staff. She is the team’s former graduate assistant coach. Coach Contreras is a former New Mexico Highlands University Cowgirl herself. She also played for the San Bernardino Valley College. She was part of San Bernardino Valley’s 2010 Foothills Conference Championship team and California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) State Championship team.