WILMINGTON- The 23rd annual Deerfield Valley Soccer Camp will be held from Monday, July 23 to Friday, July 27. Camp is held daily from 9 am to 12 pm, at the Twin Valley High School, and is open to boys and girls entering grades one through eight. There is also a kindergarten session which runs from 9 to 10:30 am. Campers are separated according to their grade. Grades one and two; grades three and four; and grades five through eight all play in their own groups. The camp staff includes former and current Twin Valley High School players as well as college players. All campers receive a camp T-shirt , hand-stitched ball, team photo, and a midmorning cold snack.
All youngsters are provided with instruction on the basic techniques and tactics of the game. This instruction includes an introduction to goalkeeping. The daily schedule includes small-sided soccer matches and fun-filled games. Special events such as the carnival and world cup tournament are also included. Day camp tuition is $85 per camper and $75 per each additional child. Tuition for the kindergarten camp is $55.
Camp brochures or more information can be obtained by calling (802) 464-1295 or online at www.dvsportcamps.com. A limited number of scholarships are available.