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ODP Clinics - Lake District

ODP Clinic is a supplemental training program for the players in the Lake District.  This low cost program is designed for players (boys and girls U12–17) who prefer to train close to home, less commitment in terms of the number of sessions, no long traveling but still have a possibility to join the regular Olympic Development Program in Pittsburgh if recommended.

Lake District Olympic Development Clinics: 

Dates:                   Fridays (6 Sessions) Sept. 13, Sept. 27, Oct. 4, Oct. 11, Oct. 18, Oct. 25
Times:                   5:30 – 7:00 PM
Location:              Pennsylvania Int'l Academy Field
                                8155 Oliver Road
                                Erie, PA 16509
Cost:                      $195/player includes a t-shirt

To Register:  click here 

Payment:  Pay with a credit card through our Payment Page...or...send a check made payable to PA West Soccer, 111 Whitehead Lane, Suite 200, Monroeville, PA 15146.  Attn:  ODP Clinics-Erie.

2019-20 East Region ODP Pools
Congratulations to the following players who made the East Region ODP Pool.  These players were selected based upon their performance at the Region I ID Camps during the summer of 2019.
Nick Graeca '02 Madisyn Neundorfer '02
Will Gruca '04 Haily Longwell '04
Brandon Marzula '04 Morgan Sarver '04
Landon Mohney '04 Addison Girdwood '06
Nathan Schlessinger '04 Cameron Klein '06
Joel Torbic '05 Caroline Liptak '06
John Bence '06 Lucille McCargo '06
Jason Simms '06                 Lauren Muhanna '06
  Rosalina Pellegrino '06
  Ella Phair '06
  Elin Bash '07
  Jillian Botti '07
  Milena Gill '07
  Camryn Kunz '07
  Madeline Marcotte '07
  Robin Reilly '07
  Helena Walker '07

Learn More About East Region
PA West Soccer is one of 15 state associations affiliated with East Region within US Youth Soccer. 

What It Takes To Be A Successful Player
US Youth Soccer's former Technical Director John Ellinger offered a paper with insight into what it took to be a successful ODP player.  But the information in "What It Takes To Be Successful in US Youth Soccer ODP" can be used by any player to improve their game 

Any Questions about ODP: Contact Terry Eguaoje, Director of Coaching at