The University of St. Thomas Minnesota Tommies Men’s Soccer Summer ID Camp is especially for advanced field players and goalkeepers who aspire to play college soccer. The program gears at the overall skills development of the participants. It also provides a venue for the players to test and showcase their skills against top competition. In addition, this soccer identification camp will adopt the training routines of the Tommies men’s soccer team. It is a three-day event that will run from the 26th of June until the 28th of June. The program will take place at the University of St. Thomas Minnesota – South Field.
About the University of St. Thomas Minnesota
The University of St. Thomas Minnesota, originally College of St. Thomas is a private, coeducational, Catholic, liberal arts university in St. Paul–Minneapolis, Minnesota. Its name is in honor of Saint Thomas Aquinas. It is a member of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) and the International Council of Universities of Saint Thomas Aquinas (ICUSTA). The university is also part of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). Currently, the University of St. Thomas Minnesota is serving around 6,200 undergraduate students. 54 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 46 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 83 percent. Correspondingly, the University of St. Thomas Minnesota’s student to faculty ratio is 14:1. The university is also serving nearly 3,700 postgraduate students. The University of St. Thomas Minnesota is also a top-notch academic institution. In fact, it is 115th in the National Universities category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 70th in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 63rd in the Best Value Schools rankings. In athletics, the University of St. Thomas Minnesota fields 22 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. They are competing in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. They are the Tommies and their official colors are purple and gray.
University of St. Thomas Minnesota Tommies Men’s Soccer Summer ID Camp Organizers
The head coach of the University of St. Thomas Minnesota Tommies men’s soccer team is Jon Lowery, a native of Apple Valley, Minnesota. He is now in his sixth season at the helm of the Tommies men’s soccer program. Coach Jon Lowery is a bachelor’s degree graduate from Ohio State University. Meanwhile, he completed his master’s degree in Sport Management at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He is also a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “A” coaching license holder. Coach Jon Lowery is now holding a career coaching win-loss record of 84-28-13. In the and 2016 season, Coach Jon Lowery led the Tommies to a MIAC regular-season and tournament titles. For his efforts, he was awarded the 2016 Division III National Coach of the Year. Consequently, his coaching staff also received the 2016 and Region Coaching Staff of the Year award. Coach Jon Lowery is also a former standout college and high school soccer player. As a matter of fact, he is the recipient of the 1994 Gatorade Minnesota High School Player of the Year Award. He is also a two-time first-team All-Big Ten selection during his college playing years.
ID Camp for Soccer
University of St. Thomas Minnesota,
St Paul, MN
The University of St. Thomas Minnesota Tommies Men's Soccer Summer ID Camp is a three-day program that will run from June 26 until June 28. It is inviting all high school boys in the graduating classes of 2019, 2020, and 2021. This identification camp is especially for those who are serious about playing soccer at the collegiate level.