S3-The Specialized Soccer School
S3 is an elite focused program which is designed to engage and develop all aspiring soccer players. S3 provides the opportunity for players to connect on a professional level with an S3 mentor who is responsible for the design and implementation of a carefully constructed program which focuses on the individual rather than that of the team focus, found in regular team training sessions. This program believes in smart, specific training.
The 1-1 mentoring program is specifically designed for that of the dedicated soccer player. This program aims to provide players with a head start in developing to the next level, whether that is high school, college or pro soccer. We provide players with in-depth analysis and direction to achieve the goals and targets that they strive to achieve.
From the start to finish, each player will have a set individual program, created by their mentor, that caters to the player’s individual developmental needs. Mentors will assist players with all soccer related matter, both on and off the field. Providing a much more personal coaching experience.
How does it work?
The 1-1 mentor program will offer the following:
A free consultation with one of our mentors to evaluate the player’s goals and ambitions and learn more about the S3 program.
Up to twelve weeks of 1-1 coaching from our vastly experienced coaches/mentors per season
Soccer specific physical workouts
A personalized and flexible 1-1 program created specifically for the players individual development.
Up to a minimum of three games reviewed by their mentor, with the use of our detailed software for game analysis.
A personal extra training log for the player to complete away from training or mentoring sessions.
24-hour support from the player’s mentor
College soccer recruitment assistance for players 15+.
Exit plan/End of program summary
ADAM Hewitt (Chicago & Suburbs)
Adam has been coaching for over 8 years, both in the UK and the USA. Following playing full time at the Professional level in England, Adam has an impressive coaching background including leading the University of Lincoln Men’s Soccer program (UK), coaching at the Collegiate Level in the USA at Saint Xavier University, in addition to his time within professional academies in the United Kingdom. Adam also oversees the coaching of many teams as a Director of Coaching for a travel club and within this role Adam has lead teams into the State Cup and President Cup tournaments. Adam holds his USSF licenses (USA) along with his FA qualifications (UK) and an Honors degree in Coaching. With Adam’s coaching experience makes him a great mentor for young adults striving to reach the collegiate and professional levels.
JAMES VAN ARTSDALEN
James boasts several great years’ experience working directly with goalkeepers and is a GK specialist. Having played as a GK at the collegiate level, James continues his work as GK but now on the Coaching field. He is currently a Head Goalkeeper Coach and working towards to USSF C Licence (USA). James also has the invaluable experience of working as a GK coach with the Illinois ODP program, and is recognized as one of the leading GK coaches in the area. James’s experience and coaching education see him as an ideal GK mentor for all aspiring GK’s.
Emily Tyner (Chicago Land)
Emily Tyner joins the S3 program with a wealth of experience in the game. She is currently at Dominican University as an assistant women’s soccer coach with an abundance of experience as a coach at the collegiate level, including five years as a head coach and four years as an assistant coach. Tyner’s most recent experience came at Ave Maria University where she served as an assistant coach, focusing on goalkeeping and defense, from 2015 to 2016 before becoming program’s the head coach in the Spring of 2016. As the head coach of the Gyrenes, Tyner led the program to the most wins in university history and the program’s first conference tournament appearance.
Prior to Ave Maria, Tyner had stops at Providence College, St. Joseph’s College, and Saint Charles Community College in addition to Scorpions Soccer Club and Blackburn Rovers Professional Football Club in Blackburn, England. She currently holds. USSF C license.