Loveland Youth Soccer Association Loveland, Ohio

Loveland Soccer Academy

Loveland Soccer Academy

improving fundamental soccer skills through intensive training in a positive atmosphere



Academy Coordinator – Keith Koehne, former high school varsity coach, multiple seasons of coaching youth soccer

Academy Director – Anthony Doherty, professional trainer from Challenger soccer program and 2015 Mid-west Challenger Coach of the Year, multiple years of club playing experience in the UK


What Is It?

 One night a week intensive training to develop foundational soccer skills

  • Combination of drills and small sided games (3v3 etc)
  • Includes pre and post season player evaluations
  • All players will get special training shirt
  • End of season tournament opportunity


Who Is It For?

  • Players age 6 to 11 (Passers though Strikers) who are willing to commit to 7 weeks of training
  • Spring LYSA players
  • Youth involved in other spring sports - spring baseball/lacrosse, etc .
  • Players committed and serious about getting better. It is not for kids who are going to show up and not try.
  • Will benefit players interested in trying out for the Loveland Storm program.



Friday nights; 5:00 – 6:30 PM

  • Tentative dates:March 18;April 8, 15, 22, 29;May 6, 13
  • Phillips Park; Fields A & B




  • 6 – 8 LYSA coaches with significant coaching experience
  • Also a good “training ground” for coaches who are interested in coaching Loveland Storm select team.



  • Professional trainer from Challenger
  • 6-8 high school soccer varsity players (boys and girls)



  • $50 – includes performance tee
  • Additional fees if an end-of-season tournament team is formed