Truman State University Bulldogs Men’s Soccer Summer Camp

Posted By ID Camps (RFD) / August 16, 2018 / / Comments are disabled

The Truman State University Bulldogs Men’s Soccer Summer Camp is a three-day event that will run from the 20th of July until the 22nd of July. It is open to all prospective college men’s soccer players in grade 11 and grade 12. This soccer summer camp is going to take place at the cutting-edge Bulldog Soccer Park which is on the Truman State University. Furthermore, this training program will cover both the offensive and defensive aspects of the game. It aims at helping the player improve their technical skills as well as their tactical understanding. There will also be competitive games and a college recruitment talk. The camp registration fee is $225 for residential campers and it is $200 for commuter campers. Moreover, registration is on a first come first served basis. This summer camp is an initiative of the Truman State University Bulldogs men’s soccer coaching staff.

 

About Truman State University

 
Truman State University, formerly Northeast Missouri State University, is a public, coeducational, liberal arts university in Kirksville, Missouri. Its founder is Joseph Baldwin, a prominent American educator in the 19th-century. As a whole, Truman State University has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The university is also part of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC). Presently, Truman State University is serving around 6,000 undergraduate students and around 300 postgraduate 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 68 percent. Correspondingly, Truman State University’s student to faculty ratio is 16:1. Truman State University is also one of the nation’s leading academic institutions. As a matter of fact, it is 8th inRegional Universities Midwest category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 2nd in the Best Value Schools rankings and 1st in the Top Public Schools rankings. Furthermore, in athletics, Truman State University features 18 intercollege men’s and women’s teams. It is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II, Great Lakes Valley Conference. The athletes’ nickname is the Bulldogs and their identify colors are purple and white.
 

Truman State University Bulldogs Men’s Soccer Summer Camp Organizers

Leading the Truman State University Bulldogs men’s soccer team is Head Coach Duke Cochran from Kirksville, Missouri. Coach Duke Cochran is now in his 13th season at the helm of the Truman State University Bulldogs men’s soccer program. He is a bachelor’s degree in Psychology graduate from Truman State University. Additionally, Coach Duke Cochran is a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “A” coaching license holder. He is also a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Advanced National Diploma holder. Under his leadership, the Bulldogs men’s soccer team has already two conference championships. He also led the Bulldogs to NCAA Tournament appearances in 1995, 2010, and 2015. Coach Duke Cochran is now holding an overall win-loss coaching record of 111-99-21.  Coach Cochran is also a former college standout soccer player. In fact, he was part and instrumental in the Truman State University’s 1997 South Central Conference championship team. Prior to Truman, Coach Cochran was an assistant coach at Central College in Iowa.

Summary
ID Camp for Soccer
Service Type
ID Camp for Soccer
Provider Name
Truman State University,
Area
Kirksville, MO
Description
Join the Truman State University Bulldogs Men's Soccer Summer Camp. It is open to all and any boys entering grade 11 and grade 12 who desire to play soccer at the college level. The program is an opportunity to play and learn in a competitive level that will be run by the Truman State University Bulldogs men's soccer coaching staff.