The SCOR Select Program is open to all players currently playing on SCOR Travel teams. The program is in addition to, not in place of regular team practices. The SCOR Select Team Program is designed specifically to accommodate and benefit those players willing, able and interested in making an extra commitment.
Supplemental to Travel Program
• 1 practice per week
• 8 week season
Without needing to leave town, the Select Program provides more committed players with the opportunity to develop the much needed agility/balance, ball & shooting skills as they prepare for the next level of play.
SCOR's top professional coaches will provide top level instruction and direction with emphasis on improving the following:
• Agility & Balance - Preparing the body to move like a soccer player is essential for further ball skill development. Players will be exposed to exercises that will improvement movement with and without the ball.
• Individual ball skills - The introduction, maintenance and improvement of individual ball skills in a focused, structured and repetitious environment will cater to building the confidence of players to use their skills in a game format. Special attention to ball skills that fall into the 3 main types of categories (penetration, possession and shielding) will be given.
• Shooting skills - Identifying and correcting players' technical shooting shortcomings with focus on improved execution in game like situations will be given special attention. Coaching staff will use SCOR's '6 Steps to Perfect Shooting' approach to instruct.
The Select program will give participants the detailed attention needed to build confidence, correct & improve their movement, ball and shooting skills.
Qualifications: Open to all Travel players U11-U13. Players are grouped according by team age (U11-U13).