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(from left) Leonardo Medeiros & Isadora Freitas
(from left) Leonardo Medeiros & Isadora Freitas
Soccer - 12:20 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2013

BROWNSVILLE - The University of Texas at Brownsville soccer program has announced their dates and times for their summer soccer youth camps.

The youth soccer camps run from Monday through Thursday, June 17-20, at the UTB Soccer Field.

The camp is open to children between the ages of 4 and 17.

The camps will be led by UTB head men's soccer coach Dan Balaguero and head women's soccer coach Nik Barjaktarevic.

Sessions for the Junior and Elite camps will be held from 9-11:30 a.m. each day, while sessions for the Mini camp are from 9-10:30 a.m. Check-in on the first camp day Monday, June 11 will be held at 8:30 a.m. Walk-in registration is also welcome at 8:30 a.m.

The cost includes a Camp T-shirt and an early bird discount of $10 if paid by May 14. Teams interested in a team discount may contact Balaguero or Barjaktarevic.

The age groups and prices for camps include:

•Mini: 4-7 years old $70

•Junior: 8-13 years old $110

•Elite: 14-17 years old $110

For more information, or to register for the camp, click here.

To view the summer soccer camp brochure, click here.

The UTB Soccer Field is located at 2600 Ringgold St., and continue driving under the U.S. 77-83 Expressway underpass. For directions, click here.

The program will provide recreational players a total instructional program with fun and exercise and learn from some of the best in the area.  The camps will help participants gain new skills and make new friends.

For the more serious soccer player, the experienced staff of college coaches and collegiate student-athletes will enhance your training, providing feedback on how you can take your game to the next level. Daily training sessions will provide players chances to develop technical skills and tactical play.

For more information, call Balaguero at 956-882-7386 or by email at daniel.balaguero@utb.edu or Barjaktarevic at 956-882-7385 or by email at nikola.barjaktarevic@utb.edu.