Northeast Academy: High School 7s Development Camps this Fall
UPDATE (9/6/2016) - More details released here.
Northeast Academy will be offering four High School 7s Development Camps this Fall, throughout September and October. Registration is open to both male and female players currently enrolled in High School. The first camp will be on September 12, 2016 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm at Pine Banks Park, 1087 Main St. in Malden. Dates and locations for the other three camps are TBD.
At the conclusion of these camps, academy selectors will invite stand out players to join the Academy to compete for a spot on the inaugural Northeast Academy Boston 7s teams (1 Men’s & 1 Women’s). Both teams will make their debuts at the NY 7s tournament, in NYC on Saturday, November 26th, and will compete in the premiere HS bracket. In addition, players selected for the tournament will have the opportunity to play in front of selectors from the Community Olympic Development Program (CODP), a Northeast Academy partner.
Northeast Academy Background Information:
The Northeast Academy with training squads in New York City, Boston, and Buffalo is a National Development Academy that has been sanctioned by USA Rugby as the official Academy (Men & Women) in the Northeast of America and as a designated pathway to the USA Eagles National Team selection. The purpose of the Academy is to identify, develop and prepare rugby players with the intention of placing ambitious athletes onto the USA National teams and future USA Olympic teams. The Academy will provide athletes with top level coaching, physical preparation, and playing competition to accelerate their personal development as players in line with current USA Eagles High Performance criteria.