US Soccer Practice Session

How to Get a Practice Session with a US Soccer National Team Player

Imagine you get a one-on-one practice session with a US Soccer Women’s National team player for a whole hour. You work on a variety of soccer skills like heading, passing, shooting, volleying, chip passing… The training drills start at a beginner level and progress to elite….
That is exactly what I got to do the second…

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Soccer Tryouts

The Stress of Soccer Tryouts and Not Making the Team

The stress of soccer tryouts and not making the team can be devastating to children, carrying over in to adulthood.
Every year our children try out for soccer teams across the country. Many experience the joy of being selected but many feel the rejection of “not being good enough”… not making the team… being cut.
May be…

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Day After the First Soccer Practice – Player Report

Mark talked to the coach of the team we practiced with the day before to get the feedback from the captains and some of the players.
The captains told their coach they learned a lot and really enjoyed the practice. A couple of the players wanted more information about the goals so they can practice on…

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