The University at Albany Great Danes Women’s Soccer Prospect Clinic is a single-day event that will fall on the 15th of July. The program is inviting all female soccer players in high school who aspire to become a college soccer student-athlete. Additionally, the clinic will introduce the players to the college level training and playing atmosphere. This soccer prospect clinic will take place at the premier Bob Ford Field which is the home field of the Great Danes women’s soccer team. Moreover, the training program includes both technical and tactical training instructions and competitive games and scrimmages. It is important that participants need to bring their own soccer apparels and protective gears.
About the University at Albany
The University at Albany, formerly State University College at Albany, is a public, coeducational, research university in Albany, New York. It also has other campuses in Guilderland, and Rensselaer, New York. The university is a member of the State University of New York. At the same time, the university is also part of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). The university’s School of Business has an accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Meanwhile, its School of Public Health has an accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health. The University at Albany is also one of the nation’s top colleges and universities. As a matter of fact, it is 151st in the National Universities category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 78th in the Top Public Schools rankings and 109th in the Business Programs rankings. Currently, the University at Albany is serving more than 13,500 undergraduate students. 49 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 51 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 54 percent. Correspondingly, the University at Albany’s student to faculty ratio is 19:1. Moreover, in sports, the university fields 16 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. These teams are competing in the America East Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. They are the Great Danes while purple and gold are their identity colors.
University at Albany Great Danes Women’s Soccer Prospect Clinic Organizers
Leading the University at Albany Great Danes women’s soccer team is Head Coach Nick Bochette. He is now entering his second season at the reins of the Great Danes women’s soccer program. Coach Nick Bochette is the team’s former associate head coach. Additionally, he is a bachelor’s degree in mathematics graduate from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. In 2017, Coach Bochette led the Great Danes women’s soccer team to a quarterfinals finish. Then, the University at Albany Great Danes women’s soccer assistant coaches are Claire Scanlan and Brian Gordon. Coach Claire Scanlan is in her second season with the coaching staff. She is a bachelor’s degree in business graduate from Mercyhurst University. Meanwhile, Coach Scanlan completed her master’s degree in Education at Troy University. Similarly, Coach Brian Gordon, a native of Scotland is also entering his second season with the coaching staff. He is a Hartwick College alumnus with a bachelor’s degree in history. And finally, Emma Geyer is the director of operations.