The University of Akron Zips One-Day Football Prospect Camp is going to mirror a real college training environment. It will provide both technical and tactical development training sessions. There will also be competitive games. In addition, this football prospect camp is an opportunity for the players to train under experienced college coaches. It is also a venue in which exceptional players can showcase their skills. Moreover, this football camp is a single-day event that will run from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on the 5th of June. It is open for all boys in grade 9 up to grade 12. The camp registration fee is $40 per player. Registration is on a first come first served basis.
Furthermore, this training program will be under the supervision of the University of Akron Zips college football coaching staff. It is going to take place at the University of Akron campus.
What to Bring to the University of Akron Zips One-Day Football Prospect Camp
- Workout clothes
About the University of Akron
The University of Akron, originally Buchtel College, is a public, coeducational, research university in Akron, Ohio. It is a member of the University System of Ohio. The university is also an affiliation of the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU). It is also part of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU). The University of Akron is among the top-performing academic institutions of the nation. As a matter of fact, it is 231st to 300th in the National Universities of the 208 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 249th in the Business Programs rankings and 162nd in the Engineering Programs rankings. Currently, the University of Akron is serving around 17,400 undergraduate students. This undergraduate student population comprises 54 percent male students and 46 percent female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 96 percent. Correspondingly, the University of Akron’s student to faculty ratio is 17:1. In sports, the university features 17 intercollegiate men’s and women’s college teams. They are competing in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. Their nickname is Zips. And, their identity colors are blue and gold.
University of Akron Zips One-Day Football Prospect Camp Organizers
Leading the University of Akron Zips college football team is Head Coach Tom Arth, a native of Cleveland, Ohio. Coach Tom Arth is entering his first season at the reins of the Zips football program. He is a bachelor’s degree in physical education graduate from John Carroll University. Ultimately, Coach Tom Arth is the 2016 NCAA Division III National Coach of the Year. He is also the 2016 Ohio Athletic Conference Coach of the Year.
Completing the Akron Zips football coaching staff are Matt Feeney (Defensive Coordinator and Inside Linebackers Coach), Tommy Zagorski (Offensive Coordinator and Offensive Line Coach), Brian Cochran (Defensive Line Coach), Chris Cook (Tight Ends and Offensive Tackles Coach), Jonathan Cooley (Defensive Backs and Corners & Nickels), Jayden Everett (Running Backs Coach), Shelton Felton (Outside Linebackers and Defensive Ends Coach), Bryan Gasser (Pass Game Coordinator and Wide Receivers Coach), Chris Hurd (Special Teams Coordinator), and Oscar Rodriguez, Jr. (Safeties Coach).