Recently, the MCUSA U14 Sharks got to attend an all expense paid soccer camp hosted by Coca Cola, US Youth Soccer, STYSA, McDonalds, Adidas, FoodTown, and 97.9 The Box.
This camp was limited to 300 youth players from around the state of Texas. This was the first ever Coca Cola Youth Soccer Camp and it was held in Houston in at the Tony Morran park located near BBVA Compass Stadium, home of the Houston Dynamos.
Several notable soccer stars attended the three day camp and assisted the professional trainers hired for the event. The soccer stars also interacted with the youth players in training sessions, friendly soccer matches, and soccer skills demonstrations. Some of the soccer super stars were 2012 Olympic gold medal winner Alex Morgan from the Women’s National Team, three time World Cup player for the USA, Marcelo Balboa, gold medal winner Shannon MacMillan, and goal keeper for FC Dallas Kevin Hartman.
The girls got to meet a lot of teen players from around the state and got to play alongside them, as well as, against them in training drills, friendly matches, and a “World Cup Final” held on Sunday afternoon.