2012 Kentucky Winter Elite ID Camp

Nov. 23, 2011


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Would you describe yourself as a motivated and passionate soccer player? If so, we would like to invite you to the University of Kentucky Winter Elite ID camp. This program will introduce you to all aspects of the collegiate game including:

  • Technical & tactical training sessions
  • Talk on the College Recruiting Process
  • 11 v 11 and small sided competitive games
  • Strength & Conditioning for the Collegiate Player
  • Extensive use of UK Athletics facilities


Saturday, February 11, 2012

8:30-9:00 am Check-in at Nutter Field House (cash or check only)
9:00-9:15 am Opening Remarks
9:15-10:45 am Training Session: Possession with a purpose
11:00-11:30 am Demonstration of strength training and conditioning for the soccer player
11:30 - Noon Lunch
Noon-12:30 pm College Recruiting Proces
12:45 - 2:15 pm Training Session
2:15-3:45 pm Games
3:45-4:00 pm Closing Remarks

Camp Staff

Head Coach Jon Lipsitz

Jon LipsitzEntering in his third season, UK head women's soccer coach Jon Lipsitz has continued to develop the culture it takes to build a championship program from the ground up. In doing so, fans have had an opportunity to see the team grow right before their very eyes.

"When I look back over our development at the end of last season and this spring, it's exciting to see how far we've come," Lipsitz said... Full Bio

Assistant Coach Michelle Rayner

Michelle RaynerAssistant coach Michelle Rayner is in the third year of her second stint with the UK women's soccer program.

Rayner served as an assistant in the program from 2001-04. During her time in Lexington, Rayner helped coach seven Wildcats to seven All-SEC honors... Full Bio

Assistant Coach Aaron Rodgers

Aaron RodgersThird year assistant coach at Kentucky, Aaron Rodgers is no stranger to the Southeastern Conference. Rodgers is in his third stop within the SEC, having previously coached at Florida and Alabama.

Under his tutelage, former UK goalie Sydney Hiance posted 12 shutouts in two seasons, including seven in 2009, the third most in a season in school history. Hiance finished her career ranked second in UK history in shutouts (20), saves (283), minutes (6143:56) and fourth in goals-against-average (1.23)... Full Bio

How to Register

The Winter Elite ID Camp is open to female soccer players in 8th-12th grade. Please complete application and remit as soon as possible. Registration may be completed by mail or online.

Mail: Complete the registration form Get Acrobat Reader , include check or money order for full amount ($115) or non-refundable deposit ($50) and mail to:

2012 Winter Elite ID Camp
Business Office - Joe Craft Center
338 Lexington Avenue
Lexington, KY 40506-0604

Online: Register online. Full payments or $50 deposit, by credit card and electronic checks, are accepted for online registration.

In person: In the event that space is available, walk-up registrants will be accepted. A $10 late fee will apply for walk-up registration. Cash or personal or cashiers/certified checks only day of registration.

Medical Information and Requirements

The University of Kentucky requires:

  1. a signed Parental Consent Statement Get Acrobat Reader ,
  2. proof of a physical, dated within one year of camp. (The physical may be mailed separately from the application or presented to the camp athletic trainer at check-in). Physician's Statement is acceptable in lieu of a physical, and
  3. A copy of the front and back of camper's health insurance card.


Campers will receive a confirmation email (if email address is provided) or letter upon receipt of application and deposit. Please allow 5-7 days for confirmation via regular .

Check-in Procedures

Check-in will be at the Nutter Field House (driving directions), located on the east side of Commonwealth Stadium on the campus of the University of Kentucky.

Checklist of Things to Bring

Soccer ball, shin guards soccer shoes, sneakers/indoor shoes and appropriate clothing for training indoors and outdoors (weather permitting). All personal items should be labeled.


Lunch will be provided. Each participant is responsible for her own lodging.


Contact Aaron Rodgers at 859-257-4971, kentuckysoccercamp@uky.edu