In addition to indoor and outdoor training sessions, Vermont ODP participants have the opportunity to attend Mini-Camp weekend, the ODP Tournament, and ODP Identification Camp. Descriptions and schedules for each event are provided below.
What is Mini-Camp?
Mini-Camp trainings are held during the indoor season and are directed by Region I staff members and/or college coaches from around Vermont. Mini-Camp is a component of the identification process to select players for further Region I and National Team activities and events. Each age pool will have up to three 1.5 hour sessions with the Region I/College coaches. All pool team players are eligibile to participate in Mini-Camp trainings.
2016 Mini-Camp Schedule...coming soon
Region I ODP Tournament
What is the Region I ODP Tournament?
The Region I ODP Tournament is held for U13-U17 ODP teams from participating state associations in Region I. The tournament is held the first weekend in June and hosted at Rider University, New Jersey or other venues in the in the Princeton, New Jersey area. The tournament committee creates randomly scrambled brackets for all age groups. Uunder 13 and Under 14 team games are held on Saturday and Sunday in festival format while Under U15, Under U16 and Under 17 team games are held from Friday to Sunday in championship format. Should a U15+ team successfully advance to the semi-finals, relevant information will be provided to the team at the time.
The tournament is attended by much of the Region I Staff dedicated to spending time watching and evaluating all players at least once over the course of the weekend to assist them in the identification process of select players at ODP Identification Camp. Additionally, the tournament is highly attended by college coaches from around the country.
|2016 Region I ODP Tournament Schedule
|June 11-12, 2016
Mercer County, New Jersey
|June 10-12, 2016
Mercer County, New Jersey
|U13 Girls (2003)
||U15 Girls (2001)
|U14 Girls (2002)
||U17 Girls (1999/2000)
|U13 Boys (2003)
||U15 Boys (2001)
|U14 Boys (2002)
||U17 Boys (1999/2000)
What is Identification Camp?
All participating VT ODP pool players are eligible to attend the ODP Identification Camp, held in July at various locations assigned by Region I. ODP Identification Camp is designed to provide all players with intensive, quality training while also identifying top-level players in the Region for selection to their age-appropriate Regional Training Pool. The ODP ID Camp is the last component of the identification of players for the Regional Pool/Team each season.
2016 ID Camp Schedule
2003 2001/2002 1999/2000
July 7-10 July 11-14 July 11-14
Rider University Rider University Kutztown University
July 6-10 July 11-15
University of Rhode Island University of Rhode Island
Download a PDF version of the 2016 ODP Schedule (includes indoor and outdoor training dates in addition to all VT ODP sponsored events/tournaments)...schedule coming soon