Release No.03.08.17-SkillsAcademy
March 8, 2017

Soccer Skills Academy Slated March 23 to May 18

Generic soccer graphicThe College of the Canyons men’s and women’s soccer programs invite youth soccer players to participate in the first Soccer Skills Academy from March 23 to May 18.

Open to boys and girls in transitional kindergarten through eighth grade, the eight-week academy will be run by coaches and players from the men’s and women’s soccer programs.

Sessions will be held on Thursday nights at the new COC Soccer Facility at the Valencia campus, featuring a state-of-the-art FieldTurf Revolution 360 playing surface, infill system and LED stadium lights.

Participants will be divided by age group, with each of the eight training sessions operating under the following schedule:
  • 5 to 6:15 p.m. – transitional kindergarten through second grade
  • 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. – third through fifth grade
  • 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. – sixth through eighth grade
Registration fees are $125 per player. All participants will receive an academy T-shirt. Players will be required to provide their own cleats, shin guards, soccer socks, ball and water.

To register, parents are asked to submit a completed registration form, signed waiver and registration fee to:

College of the Canyons Women’s Soccer Office
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Attention: Justin Lundin

Checks should be made payable to COC ASG, with “COC Soccer Skills Academy” on the memo line.

Registration materials can be found at​.

For more information, contact the women’s soccer office at (661) 362-3196.