Football academy to host seminar, skills camp By Meridian Press staff firstname.lastname@example.org HollyBeechMP Apr 7, 2017 (…) The Idaho Elite Football Academy provides additional training for student-athletes ages 8 to 17. Courtesy of the Idaho Elite Football Academy Idaho Elite Football Academy is hosting a youth workshop and football camp on April 14-15.An evening seminar for parents and students is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on April 14 at Vision Charter School, 19291 Ward Road, Caldwell. The Saturday skills clinic is the following day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sage Valley Middle School 18070 Santa Ana Ave., Nampa.The event is certified by the National Collegiate Athletic Association and uses programs by Thompson College Recruiting, according to a press release. × Advertisement The seminar goes over the college recruiting process and what parents and athletes can do now to prepare in areas such as education, training and nutrition.At the Saturday skills clinic, led by college football recruiter BT Thompson from California, athletes will go through high-level drills. No pads or helmets are needed.The two-day event is free for Idaho Elite Football Academy members and $40 for non-members. Registration is available online at www.ieyfc.com. For more information, email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.The Idaho Elite Football Academy will launch its 2017 practices April 12. The academy costs $150 to join and is open to players age 8 to 17. Practices are held one to two times per week.The Academy also coordinates local football camps and travels to camps and competitions around the country during the spring and summer months. The practices and competitions are non-tackle and are intended to increase an athlete’s skill, strength and conditioning, according to a press release. More from this section Regional youth baseball teams competing at Settlers Park Posted: July 20, 2017 Parent dismisses class fee lawsuit against West Ada Posted: July 12, 2017 Sam Christensen takes over Mountain View’s softball program to the delight of many Posted: July 12, 2017 Meridian, West Ada reach $423K school resource officer contract Posted: July 11, 2017 Meridian FFA takes 1st in veterinary science, food science at state event Posted: July 10, 2017 HollyBeechMP Follow HollyBeechMP Close Get email notifications on HollyBeechMP daily! Your notification has been saved. There was a problem saving your notification. Whenever HollyBeechMP posts new content, you'll get an email delivered to your inbox with a link. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Save Manage followed notifications Follow HollyBeechMP Close Followed notifications Please log in to use this feature Log In Don't have an account? Sign Up Today Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!