The Wingate Internatioanl Soccer Academy Goalkeeper Academy is designed for high school GKs with college playing aspirations.
The goal of the GK academy is push the highschool GK outside his comfort level technically, tatically, physcholgically and physically. Basic technique will still be addressed when appropriate but the aim is to touch on more advanced aspects of goalkeeping.
We aim to achieve this goal through a combination of technical and tactical training in conjunction with classroom instruction and discussion.
The goalkeepers are under the supervision of a Wingate University's goalkeeper coaches Joey Calandra and Sam Raper as well as two or three other college GK coaches who are brough in for the camp.
The GK Academy Includes a Dry Fit GK Jerseys and a Pair of Gloves.
BE SURE TO FILL OUT THE GOALKEEPER ACADEMY REGISTRATION PAGE
The WISA Adidas Goalkeeper Academy focuses on the following Curriculum:
We try to touch on everything listed
Handling within 4 yards
Low, Mid and High level collapse and extension
3 Dimensional Angle Play
Tipping Over the Bar
Dealing with Crosses/High Balls:
Punching Technique (One and Two Hand)
Cut Backs/Reverse Diagonal
Back Pass (one and two touch)
Passing while on the move
10-30 Yard passing
30-70 Yard passing
From Hands (Bowl, Side Arm, Over Hand, "Baseball")
Initiating the Attack
Principle and Tactics:
Defending when in possession
Vision in the 11-A-Side Game
Attacking out of the Back/Initiating the Attack
Space behind the back 3 or 4