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Nike Soccer Camp at Eckerd College will be directed by John Fletcher, Head Men's Soccer Coach at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL. Campers will focus on all aspects of the game including refining fundamental skills and positional work through challenging exercises and scrimmages.

Eckerd College Soccer Camp is the ideal camp for players of all ages and skill levels, with a 1:10 coach to camper ratio our campers have the opportunity to enjoy an action-packed week in a beautiful location. The camp offers technical training, small-sided games, mini competitions and a multi team world-cup tournament creating a competitive & fun environment. Campers also have access to the amazing facilities at Eckerd College, including pristine field conditions, shaded waterfront lunch area, sheltered small-sided game space and the pool.

Highlights Include
  • Low 10:1 camper to coach ratio
  • Technical and tactical instruction
  • Nike Soccer Camp T-shirt
  • Packed with fun competitive games
  • World Cup tournaments
  • Multiple player awards
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Camp Coaches

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    Camp Director John Fletcher

    After spending a season as the assistant coach of his alma mater, John Fletcher '09, was named head coach in the spring of 2020..

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    Coach Scott Singleton

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    Coach Jack Paris

    Eckerd College Assistant Coach and Director of Soccer Operations...

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  • Joe Ilett Headshot 150x150

    Coach Joe Ilett

    Chargers SC MLS Junior Academy Coordinator U13 & U16 MLS Next Head Coach...

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    Coach Ashton Feldhaus

    Ashton is an energetic Camp Counselor with eight years of experience of increasing responsibility in directing summer camp activities and helping school-aged children develop confidence and life skills. Ashton is the assistant director of multiple Recreation and All-Sport camps. She specializes in co-ed training with multiple age groups.

  • Men's Soccer Coach Richard Ainscough

    Richard Ainscough '16 joined the Tritons' staff in the summer of 2022 as the assistant men's soccer coach.

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Camp Details


Due to local and state regulations, we anticipate having to reduce our enrollment numbers significantly this year. You can expect a high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots. With that in mind, we encourage you to register now!


  • Dates: December 27-29, 2023 (Wed-Fri)
  • Ages: 6-16
  • Camp Hours: 9am-12pm*
  • Gender: Coed
  • Meals: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring a packed lunch
  • Check-In: 9:00 am on Tuesday
  • Facility: Eckerd College Soccer Field

Info: Nike Soccer Camp at Admiral Farragut Academy

Coach John Fletcher and his staff will also be running 2 weeks of camp at the Admiral Farragut Academy in St. Petersburg, you can see more info and REGISTER HERE

  • Dates: TBD


This program is geared towards Player Development & High-Performance campers. Players will work on mastering the proper fundamentals, techniques and advancing their overall skills and knowledge of the game. A great opportunity for players to learn through a mix of drills, games, and competitive play. With a number of different camp options for all to enjoy!


Player Development is for campers ages 11 and under of all skill levels. These camps are designed to maximize player participation and ensure each camper develops in all aspects of the game in a fun and engaging environment. Coaches will implement a wide range of technical, physical, and tactical activities with a focus on fun so campers get to improve with a smile on their faces.
High Performance is for campers ages 12+ looking to improve their game in a fun and fast-paced environment. These camps are designed so players leave the camp week more prepared for their club and high school seasons. Experienced coaches will provide campers with a fresh perspective and challenge them to develop technical, tactical, physical, and psychological aspects of their game through a progressive curriculum.

*NOTE: If you believe your camper should be in a different skill level than the age requirement listed, please add a note at check-out and mention it to the camp director on day 1.


To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist.

All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!

The information below is based on previous years and is subject to change each year.


  • Instruction: Training from the Eckerd College coaching staff
  • Day campers: Lunch is NOT provided
  • Supervision: Staff members provide optimal supervision and participate in all activities


  • Ratio: Low camper to coach ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience
  • Equipment Needed: All campers must bring soccer cleats, shin guards, athletic shoes, swimwear and a water bottle.
  • Facility: Eckerd College Soccer Field
  • Medical Protocol: Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital


Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.

  • Athletic clothing
  • Soccer Cleats (no metal studs)
  • Shin guards
  • Water bottle
  • Sunblock
  • Small gym bag/backpack


Nike Soccer Camp Balls can be purchased during registration. Players can choose between a size 4 or size 5 ball, which will be passed out on the first day of camp. Please note that it is not required to bring a soccer ball to camp as they are provided by the staff for camp instruction.


If you have a group of 4 or more campers registering for the same camp, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. If you have a group of 8 or more campers registering for the same camp, each camper is eligible for a $30 discount. Please fill out the Team Discount - Soccer form with the name of your group and the names of each camper enrolling in the camp and we will create a unique discount code for your group.


Transportation is not provided. Campers are responsible for getting to and from camp on their own. There is no supervision before or after camp hours so please make arrangements to pick up your child on time.


Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.


For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.


For general questions about our soccer camps please see our FAQ page.

***Camps are open to any and all entrants. Enrollment in our camps is limited only by age, gender, and capacity restrictions as specified by each camp.


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Sample Daily Schedule

  • 9:00 AM Check in
  • 9:10 AM Group Warm Up
  • 9:30 AM Coaching Session #1
  • 11:00 AM Small Team Tournament

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Eckerd College Soccer Field

Camp Reviews

Overall Average Rating 5.00 / 5 Stars
    • 5/5.

    August 1, 2022: My daughter never played indoor soccer, she loved it! She also made many new friends and hopes to seem them back next year!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 23, 2023: Alan had the opportunity to meet and play with different kids. The coaches were incredible!!!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 16, 2023: My son loved the interaction with the coaches and the World Cup tournament

    — Anonymous

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    • 5/5.

    June 11, 2022: Nothing specific my son loved each day and looked forward to attending

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 20, 2022: The director and staff were so kind, energetic and positive!!!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.
    Friendly coaches!

    — Anonymous

Nike Soccer Camp at Eckerd College

John Fletcher, Camp Director
Eckerd College Soccer Field - 4200 54th Ave S
St. Petersburg, Florida 33711
Questions? Call 1-800-645-3226
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm PST


Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.

Camp Dates & Prices

Programs: All Skills
Age Group: 6 - 16
Gender: Co-Ed
Half Day 9am-12pm $215.00
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
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