Spring 2017 Field Hockey

TRAVEL AND COLLEGE PREP INFO | SPRING RECREATIONAL ACADEMY LEAGUE

Spring Training and Competition Schedules: Travel & College Prep

Travel

U12

Training: Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30-8:00 pm (Skill Mondays)

Competition: 4 Play Day Tournaments

Additional Training Included: 6 Fall Sunday Sessions

U14

Training: Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30-8:00 pm (Skill Mondays)

Competition: 4 Play Day Tournaments

Additional Training Included: 6 Fall Practices and 2-3 Middle School Competitions

U16

Training: Wednesdays, 5:30- 7:00 pm, and Sundays 4:00-5:30 pm (Skill Mondays)

Competition: 4 Play Day Tournaments

Additional Training Included: 6 Preseason Training Sessions (Late July)

College Prep (U16-U19)

Training: Wednesdays 6:30-8:00 pm, and Sundays 5:30-7:00 pm (Optional Mondays)

Tournaments Attending:

  1. Shooting Star Easter Tournament: April 14-15 (Kent County, Delaware)
  2. NFHCA Spring Fling Showcase: May 12-14 (Midlothian, VA)
  3. Cougar Invitational May 29 (Richmond, Va)
  4. Focus Showcase: June 18 (Williamsburg, VA)

Additional Training Included: 6 Preseason Training Sessions

  • Monday, July 24
  • Wednesday, July 26
  • Friday, July 28
  • Monday, July 31
  • Wednesday, August 2
  • Friday, August 4

Fees

Academy
Beginner (0-2 years experience) - $300

Travel
U12 - $695
U14 - $695
U16 - $695

College Prep
U16/19 - $795

Goalkeeping Academy

With three coaching members who have strong backgrounds in collegiate goalkeeping, we offer a unique opportunity to provide a high caliber of goalkeeping training. During weekly Monday night sessions that coincide with individual skills training, goalkeepers have the opportunity to have specific individualized training for part of the time and the other part, participate in drills that are primarily focused on their game development but incorporate our field players who are improving their individual skills.

Mondays (Mid-April - Late June) 8:00-9:00pm
Registration and Fees: Coming Soon!

2017 Field Hockey Travel and College Prep Team Fees Include:

  • Bi-weekly training sessions from April 3-end of June with option for additional weekly training on turf
  • Age-level appropriate additional training sessions (see level for detail)
  • Tournaments/Competitions/Showcases (See level for detail)
  • Registration Fees and Insurance
  • Top Quality Field Hockey Staff
  • Coaches' Salaries
  • Assistant Coaches' Salaries
  • Coaches' Travel Expenses
  • Operations and Administrative Staff
  • Goalkeeper Training
  • Athletic Trainer - Bon Secours (Striker Park)
  • Field Maintenance
  • Field Equipment
  • Facility Maintenance
  • Training Equipment
  • Risk Management/Background Checks on All Coaches and Volunteers

Field Hockey Travel and College Prep Team Fees Do NOT Include:

  • Nike Uniform Package - ordered directly through Ewing Sports ($162)
    • Players who did not compete in Winter Indoor will need to purchase new uniform package
    • 1 Racer Back White Jersey
    • 1 Racer Back Black Jersey
    • 1 Reversible Practice Jersey
    • 1 Kilt
    • 2 Pairs of Socks
  • Personal Travel Expenses

Spring Recreational Academy League

Looking to start playing a new sport? Or looking for a fun way to maintain your skills and become a part of a growing community?!

What: Spring Recreational Academy League

Ages: Grades 1-9
*no experience required

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00-6:30pm, April 25-June 29
*One culminating tournament/play day in June

Where: Striker Park Field 8

Cost: $300

STICKS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR USE DURING TRAINING!
*Discounted stick purchase also available through JDH*

It is an exciting time for field hockey in the Greater Richmond area, as interest in the sport has peaked in many rising athletes! We are excited to introduce an opportunity to work with all of the Strikers Field Hockey coaches and some current Elite team members. We will focus on individualized development, while incorporating weekly competition! As a staff, we are fundamentally focused and believe it is of the utmost importance to focus on skill development and practice before introducing additional travel teams. We encourage players of all age groups to join us and continue to grow the game.

Each week, members of the Strikers Academy League will have the opportunity to work with multiple experienced coaches in various areas of importance. Sessions will be based on the needs of the athletes along with the extensive background knowledge among the combined coaching staff.

*Goalkeeping instruction will be provided. 

Click to register: https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/rssc/16-17/Camp.html