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NOVEMBER 17TH SOCCERBOOK COLLEGE NIGHT

COLLEGE SOCCER EDUCATION NIGHT


​Roadmapping The College Process
Presented by Gary Ireland: Founder of Soccerbook:
Hosted by PSV Union FC

Guest speaker former USA & Australia Womens National team coach Tommy Sermanni 

TOPICS OF DISCUSSION

PLAYERS: 

​Are you on track to play college soccer? 
How to get recruited & when to start the recruiting processLearn how college coaches recruit  
What qualities do college coaches look for in a player 
Learn what the college & club coaches discuss 
Are  your club coaches and coach preparing you for college play? 
Time management-Managing your academic workload
Aligning academic and athletic ability
Finding the right fit
Use of video in college scouting & recruiting (content & duration)

PARENTS
How does it all work?
When to start the college recruiting process
At what age do players start getting 'seen' 
How does your child get scouted (league, practice, tournament etc)
​What platforms do college coaches use to scout players
What can you do to help get your child better visibility
Local v National Can i get scouted locally? 
Selecting the right college environmentRoadmapping a realistic athletic/financial and academic plan

TECHNOLOGY
Getting your information out there
What responsibilities do players, coaches, parents, managers, clubs & leagues have in the process
Using technology to promote players' profiles
How, when and with whom you should share your information
Pass2me.com & Soccerbook tutorials

CLUB COACHES
How to prepare your players for tournament showcases
How to provide ID opportunities for you players
How to tactically/philosophically play in college showcases vs. league play
Event selection. Am i taking my team to the right event?

ABOUT THE EVENT

WHO: Hosted by PSV Union FC & Presented by Soccerbook. Open to all members of the soccer community subject  to confirmation.

WHEN: Monday, November 17th, 2014 @ 7:30-9:30 pm

WHERE: Lucie Stern Community Center. 1305 Middlefield Ave. Palo Alto. CA 94301 

COST: FREE

REGISTER: email info@soccerbook.com and wait for confirmation. No walk ins; participants must RSVP

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