Winter Goalkeeper Academy

Winter Goalkeeper Academy

Throughout the year Keystone FC will hold premier/elite/united level goalkeeper academies. The purpose of these Goalkeeper Academies is to develop players into high-level, well-rounded goalkeepers. Each academy will focus on the particular needs of that age group and what is needed to be successful at the next level.

Our Goalkeeper Academy instruction will focus on age appropiate curriculum designed to push goaltenders in both the techincal and tactical aspect sof their game with a focus on individual skill devlopment in a group setting.

The Goalkeeper Academy training is open to players of all skill levels and those from within and outside of Keystone FC.


JUNIOR GOALKEEPER ACADEMY

Our Junior Goalkeeper Academy is designed to develop players U9-U12. We will focus on teaching the correct technique to create a sound fundamental basis, while preparing them for the Senior Goalkeeper Academy.

Topics Covered:

Set position, basic handling, front smother, collapse diving, footwork, distribution, angle play, and positioning.

SENIOR/COLLEGE PREP GOALKEEPER ACADEMY

Our College Prep Goalkeeper Academy is designed for advanced goalkeepers U13-U18. Goalkeepers are trained on all aspects of the position (technical, tactical, mental, and physical). Training is provided by College Goalkeeping Coaches. 

Topics Covered:

Set position, basic and advanced handling, front smother, high balls, collapse diving, extension diving, re-stand, footwork, dealing with crosses, breakaways, tipping, parrying, angle play, communication, stealing ground, distribution, and 3 goal situations.

COACHING STAFF

  • Justin Johnson - Director of Goalkeeping Boys
  • Dani Alexander - Director of Goalkeeping Girls
  • Rachel Fox - Keystone FC GK Trainer

KEYSTONE FC WINTER 2021 GOALKEEPER ACADEMY

Dates:  Saturday mornings starting 02/27/2021 ending on 03/27/2021 (5 week program)

Time:  9:00AM to 10:00AM
Location:  Yellow Breeches Sports Center  700 Shawnee Ct, New Cumberland, PA 17070
Cost: $110.00 
Ages:  Birth year 2003 through 2013 (U9 Through U18 Boys and Girls)

Registration for Winter 2021 Goalkeeper Academy is closed.  Thank you to all our participants.  We look forward to Winter 2022 GK Academy.

For any questions regarding the Keystone FC Goalkeeper Academy please contact Director of Camps and Supplemental Training Ben Steinour.