The Lightning Developmental Academy is closely aligned to our Michigan Lighting Travel program. It will continue our club goal to develop young soccer players to their greatest potential as well as make the transition to our travel program easier for those who choose it. Lightning Developmental Academy will continue use of highly qualified professionally licensed coaches. These coaches will use a structured age specific curriculum, called the Meulensteen Method. This curriculum is designed to develop young players with age appropriate drills to create a fun and enjoyable soccer environment.
Players are coached by nationally licensed coaches
Open to players who have recreation experience
Meulensteen Method, astructured age specific curriculum, which is designed to develop young players with age appropriate drills that creates a fun and enjoyable soccer environment, will be integrated into each training session.
LDA Uniform: Uniform shirt included with registration. Shin guards, cleats, ball, and water bottle also required.