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Teams are set and the registration for 2022/2023 PDP is now closed.

Player Development Program (PDP)

PDP is a player centered development program. The principal focus is to build a solid foundation of physical, tactical and technical skills through quality training and coaching. Participants in PDP have a passion for playing and a desire to improve their skills and knowledge of the game. This is a year long commitment that will begin in August of 2022 and end in May of 2023. 

Program Objective

To build a solid foundation of physical, tactical, psychological and technical skills through a consistently high level of training and coaching.

Program Overview

  • We will have three teams for the 2022/2023 season. 

2015 Girls (Coach Madi Swontek)

2015 Boys (Coach Max Sopinskyy)

2016 Co-Ed (Coach Kyle Weed)

  • Training for the fall of 2022 will begin in August and continue through November. 
  • Training for the spring of 2023 will begin in March and continue through May.
  • Primary Focus on Player's Individual Technical Skill with the Ball (Dribbling, Turning, Passing, Receiving & Striking the Ball)
  • Exposure to advanced training and coaching.
  • Players will receive Uniforms for competition.
  • 2016 co-ed will compete in the Henlopen Rec League
  • 2015 Boys and Girls will compete in a gender specific DYSA League.
  • 2015 born teams will attend a one tournament during the spring of 2023. The teams will attend the Nether Invitational in PA, on April 8, 2023.
  • All training sessions will occur on Wednesday and Friday evenings. 
  • All training sessions will occur at Sandhill Fields. 

Player Selection

This program is for players that show a passion and excitement to develop greater skills and knowledge of the game. The expectation is for players to be prepared for the progression to the select program.

Program Cost:

2015 Born Players: $500.00 for the year (Fall & Spring)

2016 Born Players: $400.00 for the year (Fall & Spring)

Payment Plans available.

2015 players will be ordering the club uniform. A link will be provided by Henlopen to order your uniform. 2016 players will be provided a jersey by the Club. 

Fees Include:

  • Program Fees
  • Coaching Fees
  • Training Gear
  • Tournament Fees (2015 Teams)

Questions: Please contact Patrick Kilby.
Phone: 302-331-6412

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