Men's Soccer Summer Camps

NO WALK-UP CAMPERS | Pre-Registration ONLY

Future Buckeyes Day Camp

Dates: June 22-24
Age: Grades 2-5
Description: Players will be grouped appropriately in order to maximize development opportunities.  Each group will have a curriculum of instruction specifically designed to optimize technical growth.  It is crucial to make the game enjoyable to continually stimulate these young players.

Junior Buckeyes Elite Camp

Dates: June 22-24
Grades 6-8
Description: Players in this age range are in a critical phase of development when mastering the fundamentals of soccer are essential for long term success.  For this to happen, players need to be exposed to instruction by qualified coaches who possess the knowledge of key factors of basic skill, who can properly demonstrate those skills, and who can encourage the development of both individual and group ability.  This camp will focus on these foundational abilities, guiding individuals in their skill development in a fun and creative environment.

Masks will be optional in most indoor spaces on The Ohio State University campuses. In settings where masks are optional, campers and visitors can decide on an individual basis whether or not they will continue to wear a mask. Individuals should stay home if they are feeling sick and follow CDC guidelines if they test positive for COVID-19 or are exposed to someone with the virus.

Date: June 22-24
Grades: 2-5 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM // 6-8 from 5:30-8:30 PM (Boys only)
Location: Men’s Soccer Practice Fields
Camp Staff: campers will be coached by current Ohio State players and coaches

June 22

9-12 PM for 2nd to 5th Grades
5:30 to 8:30 PM for 6th to 8th Grade

June 23

9-12 PM for 2nd to 5th Grades
5:30 to 8:30 PM for 6th to 8th Grade

June 24

9-12 PM for 2nd to 5th Grades
5:30 to 8:30 PM for 6th to 8th Grade

The fee for the Summer Day Camps is $175 and the cost will include one camp shirt. There is a maximum number of campers permitted in each camp per position, so register early! Full payment is required at the time of registration. You may register online by visiting A 3% processing fee will be added to all online registrations. If registering by mail, please make checks payable to The Ohio State University. Any non-scholastic group of 5 or more that wishes to pay with one check for the entire group must do so ahead of time via mail. ​There will be no walk-ups permitted for this camp, all participants must register in advance.

Campers are asked to bring shin-guards, a ball with their name on it, and plenty of water. Campers are encouraged to bring a snack.

The Parent Consent, Waiver & Release Form AND the Concussion Information Form are REQUIRED for all participants. These forms must be completed during online registrations. If you mail in your registration, please visit to obtain these forms. Please complete, sign and send the forms with your child to check-in – do not send the forms to us prior to the date of camp. Campers will not be permitted to participate without these forms.

A confirmation of payment notice will be emailed once your registration is approved.  A packet of “Important Information for Registered Campers” (including the Parent Consent & Waiver Form and Concussion Information Form) will be emailed to you and posted online at at least 1 week prior to the start of the camp. Please check your email regularly as this is our primary method of communication with campers and their parents.

A refund less a $30 administration fee will be issued for any cancellation received by at least 2 weeks prior to the start of each camp. The administration fee and the 3% online processing fee are not refundable for ANY reason.

Because we have to guarantee the number of campers in order to prepare for camp, any cancellation received less than 2 weeks prior to the start of each session will not be eligible for any refund except in the case of injury, illness, or mandatory school event, in which case supporting documentation from a doctor or school is required.

A camp fee may not be transferred to any other Ohio State sports camp. A camp fee may not be transferred to any other camper. All cancellation notices must be received by the deadline above and submitted by mail, email, or fax – no phone calls or voicemails. All supporting documentation required for a refund to be approved and processed must be submitted within 10 days after the conclusion of the camp session. Refund requests must be submitted on the Refund Request Form available at Campers who are injured while at camp but remain at camp will not be eligible for any refund.

For more information please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Corey Brueggeman, Director of Operations

Matt Foldesy, Assistant Coach