Junior Development Model Overview
"Creating Future Stars in the Game of Soccer and in Life."
The Juniors Program is for ALL LEVELS OF PLAYERS in the U7-U10 age groups who are interested in committing themselves to reaching their next level and potential.
Our club cooperatively guides young players through four stages that will fully prepare them for the next level:
1. Learning To Train (100% development focus)
2. Learning Style Of Play (100% development focus)
3. Refining Style Of Play (95% development focus, 5% winning focus)
4. Training To Compete (85% development focus, 15% winning focus)
it’s our mission to help ALL players (no matter what background, age or level) become STARS in LIFE and develop a life-long passion for the game! We are confident working together we will help better prepare players as they move into adulthood (and while in adulthood) in an ever changing, diverse and global society. We firmly believe that our players’ learning experiences in the game as a life-long member of our club will help prepare them to be STARS in LIFE!
A player graduating out of our Juniors Program should possess the following Skills:
A Love for the Game.
An arsenal of Ball Mastery & Dribbling Skills.
Confidence & Competence of 1v1s in both Attacking & Defending
Correct Shooting Technique
Correct Passing Technique
Correct Heading Technique
Positive First Touch
Players should be proficient jugglers of the ball and all skill work is geared towards developing both feet. All of these skills add up to create a confident player who can receive a ball under pressure and make a positive decision with it.
Please note: To participate in the full experience of the Soccer City JDL you must be a member of TSC Hurricane.
***** Questions about the Juniors Program, send an email to the Director Of Coaching. - JLCope77@yahoo.com