MSU Denver Boys Soccer Camp
Metropolitan State University of Denver
July 20th – July 23rd, 2020
Half Day- $225
Revolution Soccer Camps is excited to announce that we are going to hold a boys soccer camp at Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver, CO this summer. Campers will be led by MSU Denver Women’s Head Coach, Tracy Chao and her staff. The staff has years of playing and coaching experience that they are excited to pass all players at camp. This youth soccer camp provides a tremendous opportunity to take your game to the next level while training on the beautiful turf fields that MSU Denver has to offer. Camp is open to all boys ages 6-13.
At the Metropolitan State University Camp campers will receive:
- Revolution Soccer Camp T-Shirt
- Water Bottle
- Individual Instruction
- Games Daily
- Camp Prizes for Camper of the Week, Most Improved and more
8:45 – Commuters Arrive
9:00 – Daily Theme Workshop
9:30 – 10:30 Technical Skills & Position Training
10:30am – 12:00pm – Small sided games
12:00pm- Lunch (Half day campers depart)
1:00pm-2:30pm – Tactical Skills Training & Field Awareness
2:30pm-4:00pm – Full Field Games & Man up/Man Down
4:00pm – Campers Depart from Field
Check In: Campers will check in at the field between 8:30 – 8:45
Check out: Half Day campers will be picked up at 12pm and full day campers will be picked up at 4pm. All camp dismissals will take place at the field.
Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cell phones or IPods. Campers are allowed to bring cell phones to camp to contact their guardians but they should not be on the field during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. Revolution Soccer and its camp staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.
- Health Form
- Soccer Shoes (Indoor & Outdoor), Shin Guards, Soccer Socks, goalie gloves (If needed)
- On-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
- Athletic Sneakers
- Water Bottle
Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM **For our players going to a camp in NY, CT or MA, you must have the Health Form signed by your physician.**
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on team building, video analysis, individual meetings. We will have access to indoor facility at Metropolitan State University.
All campers are responsible for getting to and from camp, Revolution Soccer does not provide any transportation. We recommend that campers carpool if they are going with friends/teammates
Any Camper who must cancel their registration more than fifteen (15) days prior to the camp start date will receive a voucher equal to the full amount of camp tuition already paid which may be used toward any program or camp offered by eCamps. If a camper must cancel their registration fourteen (14) days or fewer prior to the start of camp, eCamps will issue camper or parent a voucher equal to 50% of the camp tuition, which can be transferred to a future program or camp within the same calendar year or next calendar year. The voucher is also transferable to another family member and is good for any camp offered by eCamps within one year of the date of purchase. Camp vouchers are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session. Cash refunds are not offered under any circumstances.
If eCamps Sports Network is forced to postpone your child’s 2020 summer camp due to the facility being closed or by government mandate, you will receive a camp credit voucher for tuition fees paid (never expires, fully transferable & for any sport).
Set to begin her third season as MSU Denver’s head women’s soccer coach, Tracy Chao led the 2018 Roadrunners back into the national rankings for the first time since 2015, peaking as high as No. 7, and the team eventually recorded its best season since 2014 by going 10-7-1 overall.
Chao became Metropolitan State University of Denver’s head coach in 2017 after spending the previous five seasons at the Division I College of Charleston.
Chao led the Roadrunners to a tie for fourth place in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference at 8-5 in 2018. Forward Reigna Banks earned RMAC co-player of the year as well as all-region first team recognition, while forward Gabriella Gamboa earned All-RMAC second team. The Roadrunners made the RMAC tournament for the second straight year, making a first-round exit.
In her first season, Chao led the team to an 8-9-0 overall record and a RMAC record of 7-5, good for fifth in the league. Banks and midfielder Elise Boisnard both earned All-RMAC first team recognition, while goalkeeper Erica Torres made the All-RMAC second team.
Previously, Chao joined the College of Charleston staff as an assistant coach in 2012 and was named associate head coach in 2015.
At College of Charleston, Chao participated in numerous activities including coordinating recruiting, travel and budgetary responsibilities, equipment management, and operations. During her tenure, four student-athletes were named all-conference and four were named academic all-conference. The Cougars set a school record with a nine-game winning streak in 2016. The Cougars also qualified for the Colonial Athletic Association tournament.
Prior to joining the College of Charleston staff, Chao served as the assistant women’s soccer coach at Colorado. During her tenure in Boulder, Chao had a wide range of duties and saw the program qualify three times for the Big 12 Tournament, including an NCAA Tournament appearance, and assisted with a program that produced multiple all-conference players and eventual draft picks.
While at Colorado, Chao served as the head coach of the Colorado Force of the United Soccer League’s W-League, the longest standing and highest level of women’s soccer leagues in North America.
Chao was also the long-time head coach of the Colorado Storm Soccer Association, a member of Colorado Youth Soccer, United States Youth Soccer and Elite Clubs National League (ECNL).
From 2005 through 2008, Chao was the top assistant coach at Northern Colorado.
Chao previously worked at Wake Forest, her alma mater, as an assistant to the senior women’s administrator and director of women’s basketball operations. In these roles, Chao maintained and refined recruiting and telephone logs for each of the coaches as well as performing upkeep of ACC and NCAA regulations.
Chao played at Wake Forest as a defender and goalkeeper and earned four trips to the NCAA Tournament with a Sweet 16 appearance in 1999. During the 2000 season she was named to Soccer America’s team of the week and was named Wake Forest’s most valuable player as she was 9-8-2 with three shutouts, a 1.41 goals-against average, and a .746 save percentage.
Later, Chao played for the Fort Collins Force and the Mile High Edge, both W-League teams.
Chao holds a United States Soccer Federation “B” Coaching License and National Soccer Coaches Association of America State Diploma and State Goalkeeping Diploma. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest in sociology, and her master’s degree from Northern Colorado in sport & exercise science, sport administration.