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Girls Rising Stars Clinic - Spring 2020

Girls Rising Stars Challenge Clinic

NOTE: The launch of the program has been POSTPONED until Fall 2020 due to COVID-19

Instructional Player Development Clinics for Girls u7-u12   

Registration for this Program is by Invitation Only based on...                            
1) Coach Recommendation
2) SVU Staff Scouting 
Identified players will receive a formal invitation to participate via email/phone from SVU staff.
**Please Register ONLY if your player has Received an Invitation**
***Registration Limit: 20 players per age-group***

Technical ball skills and core tactical knowledge are the foundation of player development in soccer. This program will enhance these skills thru age/level-appropriate activities, small-sided games, and age-group match format games (4v4, 7v7, 9v9).

The following Technical Skills and Small-Sided Tactics will be addressed:

  • Technical Development: Ball Mastery, Receiving, Passing, Striking the Ball, Shooting, Crossing & Finishing
  • Reading the Game: Individual/Small-Group Tactics, Principles of Attacking & Defending
  • System Development:  Positional/Functional Development, Phase-of-Play Training

Sample Clinic Session:

  •  Dynamic Arrival Game/Activity (15 min)
  • Technical/Individual Tactical Activity (15 min)
  •  Small-Sided Tactical Game (15 min)
  •  Age-Group Match Format Game (4v4, 7v7, 9v9) (15 min) 

6 Week Program

Apr 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, Make-Up: June 4 - Each Session 1 hour 
All Sessions at Smithland Fields Complex

1542 Smithland Road Harrisonburg Virginia 22802

  • u7u8 Girls: Thursday 5:00-6:00pm
  • u9u10 Girls: Thursday 6:00-7:00pm 
  • u11u12 Girls: Thursday 6:00-7:00pm 
  • SVU Staff Coaches, including Carolyn Smith, Taylor Wenger, and Tom Mitch
  • Registration Cost: $75 per player
Contact the SVU Support Team with Questions: [email protected]


Shenandoah Valley United (SVU Soccer)
325 Cornerstone Lane, Horizons Edge Sports Campus
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802

Phone: 540-383-6341
Email: [email protected]

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