In addition to indoor & outdoor training sessions, Vermont ODP participants have the opportunity to attend Mini-Camp weekend, the ODP Regional Tournament, & the ODP Identification Camp. Descriptions & schedules for each event are provided below: 



What is Mini-Camp?
Mini-Camp training is held during the indoor season and are directed by East Region staff members and/or college coaches from around Vermont. Mini-Camp is a component of the identification process to select players for further Regional and National Team activities and events. All pool team players are eligible to participate in Mini-Camp training.


2018 Winter Trainings

Boys: February 10, 2018 at CV Expo. 

           2005:  12:30-1:30pm

           2004:  1:30-2:30pm

           01/02: 2:30-3:30pm

           2003:  3:30-4:30pm

Girls: February 17, 2018 at CV Expo

           03/04: 3:00-4:00pm

           01/02: 4:00-5:00pm

East Region Training

Boys: March 24, 2018 at Middlebury College 

           01/02: 9:00am-10:30am

            2003: 11:00am-12:30pm

            2004: 1:00pm-2:30pm

            2005: 3:00pm-4:30pm


Girls: March 25, 2018 at Middlebury College 

            03/04 Girls: 10:00am-12:00pm

            01/02 Girls:  12:30pm-2:30pm


2018 Outdoor Spring Trainings

All trainings are at the Tree Farm Recreational Facility in Essex Junction, VT. 

May 4, 2018: 6:30-8:00pm

May 11, 2018 6:30-8:00pm

May 18, 2018 6:30-8:00pm

June 1, 2018 6:30-8:00pm

June 4, 2018 6:30-8:00pm

June 18, 2018 6:30-8:00pm



East Region ODP Tournament:

What is the East Region ODP Tournament?

The East Region ODP Tournament is held for U13-U17 ODP teams from participating state associations in Region. The tournament is held the second weekend in June and hosted at Rider University, New Jersey for the girls and Kirkwood Soccer Complex in New Castle Delaware for the boys. The tournament committee creates randomly scrambled brackets for all age groups. Under 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 East Region 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. 

2018 Region I ODP Tournament Schedule


June 8-10, 2018
Rider University

Lawrenceville, New Jersey

June 8-10, 2018
Kirkwood Soccer Complex

New Castle,Delaware


U13-U17 BOYS


Identification Camp

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 the East Region. 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.

Boys:  Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA  

              U12: July 8-11, 2018                                

              2005: July 8-12, 2018                           * * Check-in time for players is between 10:00 am & 1:00 pm     

              2003/2004: July 13-17, 2018                             on the first day of camp for each age group. * * 

              2001/2002: July 18-202, 2018                


Girls:  Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ

             U12: July 8-11, 2018                             * * Check-out time for players is at 12:00 noon on the last day 

             2001/2002: July 8-12, 2018            of camp.  Parents are encouraged to watch the games on the last day. * *  

             2003/2004: July 13-17, 2018

             2005: July 18-22, 2018