Women's Soccer
Illinois To Host Soccer Camps


April 12, 2000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The University of Illinois will offer two soccer camps for boys and girls this summer. Head Coach Tricia Taliaferro, who guided the Illini to the semifinals of the Big Ten Tournament this season and was a standout for the University of Maryland, directs the camp.

The camp will focus on the technical and tactical understanding of the game, including heading, finishing, dribbling, tackling, passing and receiving. Situation tactics will be taught in 11 v 11 competition.

The Resident Camp, which is open to boys and girls ages 9-18, will be held June 18-22. The fee is $395. The day camp for boys and girls ages 7-14 will be held July 17-21. The fee is $145.

For a brochure, call the Illinois camp office at 217-244-7278 or e-mail summercamps@uiuc.edu. For more information, visit the World Wide Web at www.fightingillini.com.