Nike Boys Soccer Camp at Tiger Town Lakeland, Florida
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The Nike Boys Soccer Camp is excited to return to Tiger Town in 2014! Over the years Tiger Town has evolved into a complete training complex that includes the ballpark, additional fields, dorms, training facilities and a team clubhouse. Recently, the facility underwent a number of renovations to improve the living conditions for both players and coaches.
Campers improve their skills in this high-energy environment. Coaches are dedicated to introducing soccer to young players “the right way” and to helping advanced players take the next step in their development.
- Team play, skill development, games and tournaments
- Camp completion certificate
- Nike Soccer Camp T-shirt
- Six hours of daily instruction
- Evening activities
- Players are grouped by age and ability
- 10:1 camper to staff ratio
In the fall of 2013, Coach Drew Stacey completed his 10th season as the men's soccer coach at Southeastern University.
In 2013 he led his team to the Sun Conference semi-finals, in 2009, he led his team to the NCCAA II National Championship. In 2008, Coach Stacey led the Fire to their third straight NCCAA II National final four appearance. SEU won the title back in 2006 and has been in the tournament four of his five years at Southeastern. Coach Stacey guided the Fire to another South Region title in 2008, his fourth title in five years.
In his first season, Stacey led Southeastern to its first South Region Championship in 13 years and took the team to the NCCAA II National Tournament, where it made the final four and finished fourth in the nation.
Stacey has compiled an overall record of 114-82-8 with four South Region titles and one NCCAA II National Championship. He has coached twelve All American players was nominated South Region Coach of the year twice, Sun Conference Coach of the year and NSCAA National Coach of the Year.
Coach Stacey holds a NSCAA National Diploma and resides in Lakeland, FL with his wife and son.
2014 Camp Information
At NIKE Soccer Camps, our goal is to stimulate a love for the game in young athletes by showing them how to accelerate their own progress and success. By partnering with NIKE, our title sponsor, and working with the country’s best coaches, we are able to offer an unforgettable growth experience no matter what your age or skill level.
This high-energy environment includes soccer activities such as morning and afternoon training sessions, small and large group offensive and defensive tactics, and small-sided games.
What's included in the fee?
Overnight Campers: Professional coaching and instruction, all meals, housing, supervision and evening activities.
Extended Day Campers (varies with location) 9am-9pm: Professional coaching and instruction, lunch, dinner and evening activities.
Day campers (varies with location) 9am-4pm: Professional coaching and instruction. Lunch is provided.
24-hour supervision is an important feature of every NIKE Soccer Camp. Staff members reside in capers’ quarters and participate in all activities.
Soccer balls may be purchased when you register for camp for an additional $15. Campers are not required to bring a ball to camp and purchasing one is optional.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:00am Wake-up/Breakfast
- 8:30am Stretching
- 9:00am Technical Sessions
- 12:00pm Lunch
- 2:00pm Tactical Sessions
- 4:00pm Small-sided Games
- 5:30pm Dinner
- 7:00pm Evening Matches
- 9:00pm Evening activities
- 10:30pm Lights out
Check-in: between 12:30-1:30pm on Sunday, June 22 at the Tiger Town dorms.
Check-out: Graduation is the Tiger Town Soccer Fields. Parents are invited! Check out is at 12:00 p.m. from the dorms.
Players Grouped by: skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff
Facility: Campers train on grass practice fields
Dorm: Tiger Town Dorms
Campers Per Room: 1 or 2
Roommates: If you have a roommate request, and have not already given it to us, please do so no later than 14 days before the start of camp. We will do our best to grant roommate requests. Due to the large number of single rooms, not all requests will be able to be granted.
Bathrooms: shared on floor
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: YES
Key Deposit: $25
Spending Money: $20-$30, please do NOT bring a pre-written check
Medical Facility: an athletic trainer is on-site and a doctor is on-call for emergencies
If five or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $25 discount. Click “Get Brochure” above and print the application. All applications must be received at the same time via mail or fax. If all members of your group pay with a Visa or MasterCard, feel free to fax your applications to 415-479-6061 to expedite processing. Late or individual registrations are not eligible to receive the group discount.Read camper reviews