Men's Soccer Camps at Hiram College


Individual & Team Camp

[Camp Brochure] [Emergency Medical Waiver] [Online Registration]

Dates:       July 21-24, 2013
Ages: 13-18

$350 residential
$300 commuter for residential camp
$300 team camper (mimimum of 15 players from same school) commuter

Times: Check in:  July 21, 2 p.m.
Check out:  July 24, 2 p.m.



The typical schedule for the day is as follows:

7:45 - 8:30 a.m. breakfast for resident campers
8:45 - 10:30 a.m. technical, core fitness, agility training
10:30 - 11 a.m. motivational message break
11 a.m. - Noon special topic session
Noon - 1 p.m. lunch
1 - 2:30 p.m. tactical training session
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. team initiatives
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. special topic session
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. dinner
6 - 9 p.m. match competition (full field & small sided)
9 - 10 p.m. free time for resident campers
10:30 p.m. lights out for resident campers

Every player will participate in two full core fitness sessions provided by certified strength and conditioning coaches. Goalkeepers will be in a regular special clinic track during the days. Special topics will include: team defending, diversifying the attack, set piece mentality, tactical reading, and others. A structured team building initiative will be a part of the daily experience. We will also conduct a "college soccer search" seminar in cooperation with our admission staff. Finally, each player will receive a full evaluation and technical report at the conclusion of the camp.

Medical Treatment

The athletic training room is readily available and Robinson Memorial Hospital is only 20 minutes from campus. Every camper must complete the Hiram College Emergency Medical Form.

What to Bring

Campers should bring all types of outdoor soccer boots and a pair of shoes that can be worn for indoor training, fitness, agility, and cross training. It is highly recommended that you wear soccer boots that are already comfortable and broken in and not use camp as a place to try out new boots. Please bring a ball, plenty of extra socks, rain gear, warm gear, training supplies (tape, pre-tape, ace wraps, braces, etc.), a sleeping bag and/or bed linens, towels, swim suit and a fan for the room. Towels and bed linens are NOT provided.


Little Terrier Soccer Clinic

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Come join us for an exciting camp. Be coached by current Hiram Soccer coaches and players. Work on your individual footskills, small-sided games and FUNdamentals! Whether you're new to the game or looking to take your game to the next level, Head Men's Soccer Coach, Dan Zemanski, his staff and players are looking forward to an exciting camp!


Dates:  August 3-5, 2013

Cost:  One Day - $25
           Two Days - $50
           Three Days - $60

Time:  9 a.m. - noon


All events take place at the Hiram Soccer Complex.


July 18, 8:30 a.m. at Coleman Sports Center Lobby.

What to Bring

Camper shold bring soccer shoes, tennis shoes, a ball and water bottle.


Parents are welcome to attend all sessions.



In addition to the leadership provided by Coach Zemanski, the Hiram College men’s soccer camps feature some of the most successful soccer educators and current collegiate players in this region, including:

David Krems, Hiram College Men's Soccer Assistant Coach
Philip Major, Hiram College Men's Soccer Assistant Coach
Ben Zemanski, Professional Soccer Player with Portland Timbers
Ryan Greenhill, All-American player at Hiram


Camp Director

Dan Zemanski was named Head Men's Soccer Coach on February 14, 2013 after completing his eighth season as an assistant coach in 2012.  Zemanski worked closely with former Head Coach Carl Capellas to build the Hiram program to be one of the most competitive in the nationally respected North Coast Athletic Conference.

Zemanski is a 1984 graduate of the University of North Carolina where he also played soccer as a student-athlete for the Tarheels. Before arriving at UNC in 1982, Zemanski played for two seasons at the University of Pittsburgh. From 1988-1995, he played semi-professional soccer with the Lake Erie All-Stars.

Prior to coming to Hiram, Zemanski was an Assistant Boys' Soccer coach at Hudson High School. He also coached youth soccer with the GFS Soccer Club and the Everest Soccer Club in Hudson where he currently works as director of the club and has won several State-Cup Championships. He currently coaches the Everest U18 premier team, which is ranked fourth-nationally in the age group.  In addition, he has made coaching stops at Upper St. Clair High School in Western, Pennsylvania and the Beadling Soccer Club in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Zemanski is one of the premier youth coaches in Northeast Ohio who has coached several of the top youth players in the area. His son, Ben, currently plays for Chivas USA of Major League Soccer.




Dan Zemanski

Hiram College Men's Soccer

P.O. Box 1777

Hiram, Ohio  44234