MIDDLE GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY BOYS SOCCER CAMP
Middle Georgia State University
July 13th – July 16th, 2020
At the Middle Georgia 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
7:00 – Wake Up
7:30 – Breakfast
8:45 – Commuters Arrive
9:00 – Daily Theme Workshop
9:30 – 11:30 Tactical Skills & Position Training
11:30 – Cool Down & Extra Help
12:00pm – Lunch
1:00 – 2:00pm Spike Ball, Frisbee & Recess Games
2:30pm-4:30pm – Small Sided Game// Strategy & Game Concept Training
4:30pm-5:00pm – Extra Help & Talent Show Practice/ Scavenger Hunt / Dorm Games
5:00pm – Dinner
6:00- Mandatory Rest
6:45pm-8:30pm – Soccer Scrimmages/ Team Based Drills
8:30pm – Optional Play the Coaches + Showers
8:30pm – Commuter Dismissal
9:30pm – Dorm Games and Socializing/ Evening Meetings
10:30pm Lights Out
Check In: 12pm – 1pm for both commuters and overnight campers. Tip for Extended Day Campers is to come at 12:30pm. First meal is Dinner. Check-in location will be at the overnight dorm, which we will announce closer to the start of camp.
Check Out: Parents are invited to attend final scrimmages that begin with warm-ups at 9:00am. The last meal is breakfast. Check-out will occur back at the dorms between 11:00 – 12:00pm. Commuters can exit camp from the field – please make sure you check out with a staff person first.
Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dorms and dining areas, but not 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)
- Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
- Athletic Sneakers
- Linens (Twin XL)
- Blanket/Sleeping Bag
- Shower Towel
- Alarm Clock
- Portable Fan
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.
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).
Head Coach Vinny Gill is entering his 14th season at Middle Georgia State University. Gill now coaches the women’s program only but spent his first 6 years as coach of both the men and women. Coach Gill was the GCAA women’s Coach of the Year in 2007 and men’s Coach of the Year in 2010. His women’s teams have a record of 68-49-6 while the men’s teams are 57-41-9. His overall record at the institution is 125-90-15.
Originally from Ireland, Gill has spent time coaching in the NAIA and NJCAA with different schools and spent one year coaching professionally with the Jacksonville Cyclones. Gill’s women’s team won the 2009 GCAA Conference Championship and men’s team was runner-up in 2010. His women’s teams have reached the GCAA semi-finals 6 of 7 seasons. His men’s team have made the semi-finals 5 out of 7 seasons. Neither team has missed the playoffs since Coach Gill took over. In 2019, Coach Gill led the Knights to their first appearance in the NAIA Tournament.
Record as Head Coach (1993-Present): 332-232-44