Nike Men's College ID Soccer Camp at Palm Beach Atlantic University
Train with & showcase your talent in front of some of the top college and university coaches in the nation.
Join us for a Nike Soccer Camp experience at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, FL. Team up with Camp Director Lucas Martorana to bring your game to the next level!
I.D. CAMPS will focus on player evaluations and 11v11 scrimmages to simulate game action. Players will showcase their skills in front of a collegiate coaching staff and receive constructive feedback that will help them improve as a player. Camp includes a Q & A session focused on collegiate soccer, player expectations, recruiting, the PBA soccer program, and additional topics to provide valuable insight from a collegiate coach's perspective. Players will interact with student-athletes/coaches to get an in-depth look at the life of a Palm Beach Atlantic University soccer player.
- Unique and structured curriculum to simulate game action
- Q & A focused on college soccer, player expectations, recruiting process, etc
- Players receive written player evaluations
- Training from the PBA Soccer Staff and players
- Competitive scrimmages
- Low camper-to-coach ratio
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Head Men's Soccer Coach Lucas Martorana
Lucas Martorana was named the head men's soccer coach in Nov. 2022 after serving as the interim head coach for the 2022 season. Martorana started with the Sailfish as an assistant in Summer of 2017.View Lucas's Bio ⟩
He was elevated to associate head coach before the 2020 season. He has been instrumental in on-field training sessions and recruiting for a program that has won four Sunshine State Conference titles and carries a 61-9-6 record during his tenure as an assistant.
After taking the reigns in July of 2022, the 'Fish got off to a quick start and climbed all the way to No. 2 in the nation according to the United Soccer Coaches poll. PBA was able to defeat then ranked No. 9 Saint Leo as well as two teams in Lander and Rollins who qualified for the NCAA Tournament. The Sailfish finished the season with a 8-5-2 record
Martorana comes to Palm Beach Atlantic from Success Academy Soccer Program where he served as a coach and administrator providing free youth soccer programs as part of school design to underserved youth in Harlem, Bronx, and Brooklyn. In addition to his time at SA soccer program, Martorana coached four years at NCAA DII Malone University Men's Soccer and has coached youth soccer for over 12 years in Ohio, Florida, and New York.
Coach Martorana was a member of the SUNY Buffalo men's soccer team for three seasons and captained Malone University men's soccer for one season. While at Malone he earned NCCAA All Region and All Conference accolades. Martorana earned his degree in Mathematics and continued on at Malone to serve as an assistant coach of the men's soccer program for four years. During that time he also earned his master's in school counseling and guidance, coordinated after school programs, and played semi-professionally in the USL, PDL, and MISL. He has worked as an academic advisor for four years at Florida State University and currently splits his time at PBA and coaching youth at Weston Select Soccer Club.
Coach Martorana holds his NSCAA Director of Coaching, Premier, Advanced National, National, Futsal, Goalkeeper level 1 diplomas and has his USSF D License.
Martorana is a native of Warren, Ohio, his wife, Christine is a instructor at FIU and they have a 2 year old daughter, Sofia.
Honors & Awards:
- 1 All-Sunshine State Conference Honoree
- 1 Sunshine State Conference Weekly Award
- 6 CSC Academic All-District Honorees
SECURE YOUR SPOT!
You can expect high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.
COLLEGE ID CAMP
- August 4, 2023 (Friday)
- Ages: 15-21
- Gender: Boys
- Hours: 8:30am-12:30pm*
- Meals: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring a packed lunch
- Location: Rinker Athletic Campus
- For Youth Camps please see here
*Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time
Palm Beach Atlantic University's men's head coach Lucas Martorana will be hosting 5 I.D camps at Palm Beach Atlantic University in the summer of 2023. The ID clinic provides high school players an opportunity to impress and work with college coaches. (add player evaluations here)
We will have a Q and A for the
players regarding college soccer, the expectations, recruiting process, etc.
Bring your questions!
PREPARE FOR CAMP: COMPLETE YOUR PRE-CAMP CHECKLIST
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!
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
Instruction: Training from the Men's Soccer Palm Beach Atlantic University coaching staff
Neals: Lunch or snacks are not provided. Please bring a packed lunch. There will be a water station available to fill up and stay hydrated
Supervision: Staff members are strategically placed throughout the camp to provide optimal supervision and participate in all activities
INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT, & FACILITY
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, and a water bottle.
Facility: Rinker Athletic Campus
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
CHECKLIST OF THINGS TO BRING:
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
- Packed lunch and snacks
- Small gym bag/backpack
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.
NIKE SOCCER CAMP FAQ
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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1 Day ID Camp Sample Schedule
- 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Check-In and Welcome
- 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM College training session
- 9:40 AM - 10:50 AM Small-sided games
- 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 11v11
- 12:15 PM Camp finish - Q&A
2 Day ID Camp Sample Schedule
- 2:00PM Check-In and Welcome
- 2:30PM - 3:45PM Session 1: Technical and Small Sided Games
- 4:00PM - 5:15PM Dinner Break
- 5:30PM - 6:00PM College Recruiting Q&A
- 6:00PM - 7:30PM Session 2: Warm up and 11v11
- Day 2 8:30AM Check-In and Welcome
- 9:00AM - 10:15AM Session 1: Technical and Small Sided Games
- 10:15AM - 10:45AM College Recruiting Q&A
- 11:00AM - 12:30PM Session 2: Warm up and 11v11
Youth Camp Sample Schedule
- Equipment Needed All campers must bring soccer cleats, shin guards, athletic shoes, and a water bottle. A further list of 'recommended items will be in the Information Packet.
- Full Day & Half Day Check-in & out Locations: 9:00 am
- 9:00-9:30AM Rosters and juggling
- 9:30-10:00AM Speed, agility, quickness drills
- 10:00-10:30AM Technical introduction
- 10:30-11:00AM Technical development
- 11:00-11:30AM Full pressure activity
- 11:30-12:00 PM Lunch/Snack Break
- 12:00 PM Half-Day campers depart
- 12:00-12:45 PM Group tactical session
- 12:45-1:00 PM Water Break
- 1:00-1:45 PM Finishing
- 1:45-2:45 PM Scrimmages
- 2:45-3:00 PM Cleanup/Campers depart
Camp ReviewsSubmit a review
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"It was a great way to learn more about you, your style of coaching, and the program as a whole."
“I would like to thank you and your coaching staff for the ID Camp. It was a great way to learn more about you, your style of coaching, and the program as a whole.”
— February 2019 ID Camp Participant, Class of 2019 (PBA ID Camp Testimonial)
"I never felt so comfortable at a campus and with the coaching staff as well as the players on the team"
“I want to start off by saying thank you so much for the opportunity this weekend… I never felt so comfortable at a campus and with the coaching staff as well as the players on the team. I really felt like you and the rest of the coaching staff were so honest and genuine which I appreciate a lot.”
— February 2019 ID Camp Participant, Class of 2019 (PBA ID Camp Testimonial)
"Simply the most genuine and best atmosphere I've ever been around.”
“First and foremost thank you for the opportunity to attend your ID Camp. You, your staff, and player's are amazing. Simply the most genuine and best atmosphere I've ever been around.”
— ID Camp Participant, Class of 2016 (PBA ID Camp Testimonial)
"We were very impressed with the way you conduct everything, especially in the classroom when you have the opportunity to break down everything so easy for all parents and players."
“I just wanted to express our gratitude for your exceptional ID camp. We were very impressed with the way you conduct everything, especially in the classroom when you have the opportunity to break down everything so easy for all parents and players. You covered every point, leaving no room for any questions… We wanted to thank you for your excellent job specially when you finished the ID camp. Those words to the kids were fantastic and now my son is more inspired than ever, thanks to your kindness and honestly, I am going to go online and write something about your ID camp and your exceptional coaching experience please receive five stars from my entire family and all our gratitude.”
— Father of April 2019 ID Camp Participant, Class of 2020 (PBA ID Camp Testimonial)
"I found the classroom session particularly illuminating, and provided us with valuable information to carry forward.”
“My son really enjoyed his experience at the ID Camp… He appreciated being treated as an individual and not a number or body. He said the drills were excellent and he had a good time training with the team and the other attendees. I believe this visit has added more spark to his aspirations… your staff and team made us all feel welcome and appreciated. Thank you. I found the classroom session particularly illuminating, and provided us with valuable information to carry forward.”
— April 2019 ID Camp Participant, Class of 2020 (PBA ID Camp Testimonial)
"The camp gave me that feeling that every person should have when they walk onto a campus."
“I just wanted to thank you for the camp the other day… After meeting your staff, players, and even your father it made me feel very confident… The camp gave me that feeling that every person should have when they walk onto a campus. “
— April 2019 ID Camp Attendee, Class of 2018 (PBA ID Camp Testimonial)
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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.