NorthSport offers turf sports clinics for boys and girls during the winter months when we have our turf field installed. Players will receive specialized instruction in a positive, engaging and competitive atmosphere to maximize each player’s potential. Clinics are taught by local established coaches who take pride in the work they do. 


 

NORTHSPORT SOCCER ACADEMY

 
 

SOCCER STARTERS CLINIC

Boys/Girls Ages 3-6

Choose Tuesdays or Fridays 4:15pm-5:15pm

Tuesday Session Dates

DEC: 5,12,19,26  JAN: 2,9,16,23,30  FEB: 6,13,20  *MAKE-UP: FEB: 27 - MAR: 6

Friday Session Dates

DEC: 8,15,22,29  JAN: 5,12,19,26  FEB: 2,9,16,23  *MAKE-UP: MAR: 2

 

SOCCER JUNIORS CLINIC

Boys/Girls Grades 1-3rd

Choose Tuesdays or Fridays 5:30pm-6:30pm

Tuesday Session Dates

DEC: 5,12,19,26  JAN: 2,9,16,23,30  FEB: 6,13,20  *MAKE-UP: FEB: 27 - MAR: 6

Friday Session Dates

DEC: 8,15,22,29  JAN: 5,12,19,26  FEB: 2,9,16,23  *MAKE-UP: MAR: 2

Coach/Trainer: Amanda Ferranti
M.A. Sport Psychology, CC-AASP

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Amanda Ferranti is the director and founder of Ferranti Empowerment where she has firmly established herself as a mental skills consultant for youth athletes, teams, and coaches. Amanda has an M.A. in Sport and Exercise Psychology, a B.A. in Psychology from Princeton University, and years of experience working with athletes and coaches in various sports, ages, and levels. She has achieved a great deal of athletic success herself, having played soccer for HBC Fury (7 x State Champions, 3x Regional Champions, 3x National Finalists), Princeton University (Ivy League Champions, NCAA Final Four semi-finalist), and the Long Island Rough Riders (Northeast Division Champions). Amanda also has a diverse background competing in multiple sports, including swim, basketball, lacrosse, and dance.

n advocate of mental skills training from personal experiences, Amanda understands the importance of mental toughness and uses her innovation and unique knowledge-base specifically for youth populations. Additionally, she is a Certified Consultant by the Association for Applied Sport Psychology and continually contributes to the growing literature on mental skills training and performance enhancement.

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As a competitive athlete I value hard work, commitment, persistence, and creativity, which has, without a doubt, fueled my professional endeavors.  When working with clients, my philosophy is to make strong connections with individuals and teams in an effort to empower them with the requisite mental skills for goal achievement and sport enjoyment. I also know from experience - of both achievement and adversity - that the mental skills learned through sport can be applied to stressors that come academically, socially, and at home. Finally, I am particularly drawn to working with youth athletes as they journey through a critical time towards goal achievements.