Girls Academy

The Cal South PRO+ ODP Academies continue their tradition of offering a challenging, holistic environment for female soccer players to develop their overall game. The Academy consists of technical, tactical and functional training to help players develop to their full potential whilst being placed out of their comfort zone. *Ages 9-15-year-olds.

Full schedules, directions, code of conduct, and a packing list for the Cal South PRO+ ODP Youth Residential Academies at Thacher School in Ojai will be available in our Residential Academy Guide.

Cal South PRO+ ODP Academy:

Each player can benefit from:

• Exposure to the positive and challenging PRO+ ODP holistic and safe environment
Identification and potential selection opportunities into the Cal South PRO+ ODP Player Pools
• Camp t-shirt, shorts, socks and camp ball
• Individual verbal and written evaluations from coaches
• Specialized goalkeeper training at each camp
• Introduction mental concepts with a sports psychologist
• International guest coaches
• Q&A with prominent guests
• High-quality fields and facilities at the Thacher School
• Educational sessions on fitness, nutrition, PRO+ ODP, college recruiting and U.S. National Team programs
• Excellent coach-to-player ratio and off-the-field supervision
• Introduction to FIFA's "The 11+" injury prevention program
• Talent show at the All Girls Academy and GK & Finishing Academy
• Indoor Soccer Challenge at the Boys Academy

PRO+ ODP Residential Academy Objectives:

• Create a positive and safe environment and expose players to the U.S Soccer Player Development Standards
• Week-long exposure of top-level youth players with high-quality coaching staff and advanced player development methods
• Academy players will have the opportunity to be scouted to be included in a PRO+ ODP Player Pools
• Functionally | Postionally train the players
• Introduce mental concepts and improve coaching effectiveness through sessions with a sports psychologist.
• Motivation through interaction with Youth National Team players
• Teach about the game on the field and through video reviews
• Introduce Youth National Team-level fitness
• Give players feedback on a written individual evaluation and oral meetings

The Thacher School

Founded in 1889, the Thacher School is a coeducational boarding high school located 85 miles north of Los Angeles, California. This picturesque campus is nestled in the beautiful Ojai Valley on over 140 acres of lush grounds accommodating facilities of the highest standard. The Thacher School facilities include beautifully maintained soccer fields, a first-class dining hall offering a nutritious menu, single-occupancy dorm rooms, a beautiful outdoor pool, game rooms, and top-notch classroom and video presentation halls.

These incredible facilities, set in the isolated serenity of the Thacher School campus, will provide for a focused, fun, and formative learning experience for players striving to take their game to the next level at the Cal South PRO+ ODP Residential Youth All Girls Youth Academy or the Boys and Girls Finishing and Goalkeeping Academies.

Camp Highlights:

• USSF 'A' & 'B' licensed professional coaching staff
• PRO+ ODP player identification opportunities
• Highest standard of fields and facilities at The Thacher School campus
• Excellent coach-to-player ratio
• Camp curriculum modeled after U.S. Youth National Team Programs
• Specialized goalkeeper training at the All Girls Camp

Cal South PRO+ ODP Residential Academy Discounts:

Academy Discounts Registering at once Savings Discount Code
Family Discount 3 or more players Save $30 per player FAMILYAC2019
Group Discount 5 or more players Save $40 per player GROUPAC2019
Team Discount 7 or more players Save $50 per player TEAMAC2019

DISCOUNT CODE POLICY: Promo codes must be used at the time of online purchase in order to receive discounts, All players must be registered at the same time to receive multiple player discounts. Once individual registrations have been paid, they cannot be added to a group discount.