Striker Clinic

There is nothing more exciting in soccer than scoring a goal! Herndon Youth Soccer offers the Striker Clinic to help players build the self confidence and skills needed to be a great goal scorer. Players in this program will be given opportunities to improve their composure in front of the goal, increase the speed and accuracy of their shot, as well as increase the speed and accuracy of their shot while being challenged in an intense environment.       

Spring 2022 Information


 Players will be placed in age groups and ability levels after registration is complete
for appropriatebalance and development.

COACHING: This program is led by HYS Coach Martin Sanchez, who played professional with Atletico Tucumán in Argentina, The Strongest in Bolivia and Deportivo Cuenca in Ecuador.

LOCATION: BREADY PARK, 814 Ferndale Ave, Herndon, VA 20170

DATES: FRIDAYS March 4, March 11, March 18, March 25, April 1, and April 8

TIME: 6:30-7:45 p.m.

AGES: U9-U15 (2007-2013)
Players will be placed in age groups and ability levels after registrations are complete for groups balance and development.

COST: 6 Sessions, $150

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: This clinic is designed to develop and train attacking players in different techniques of finishing. Instruction on proper technique with plenty of repetition will ingrain the confidence in our players to score in any situation. Innovative drills will create opportunities to score off the run, off the dribble, and off the turn. Proper technique for in-step shots, volleys, half-volleys, and heading (age appropiate) will be emphasized. Players will learn how to shoot for accuracy and power and the appropriate approach to every scoring opportunity. This clinic is about scoring goals, and for all players interested in becoming more confident in front of goal.

Players will learn many ways to create and finish scoring opportunities by developing their skills, athleticism, creativity, and understanding of attacking concepts in a positive and personal growthoriented training curriculum that maximizes technical repetition in game-like scenarios.