The College ID division is limited in size to allow us to maintain the personal connection and close-knit atmosphere we are known for, and it sells out each year. We recommend completing your registration as early as possible. We usually go to a waiting list in May.
Bowdoin College: Brianne Smithson & Ellery Gould, Head & Associate CoachesBates College: Kelsy Ross, Head CoachColby College: Kristin Shaw, Head CoachU. Maine-Farmington: Molly Wilkie & Beth Lebel, Head & Assistant CoachesUniversity of New England: Carly Gettler, Head CoachAmherst College: Su DelGuercio, Assistant Coach
The staff consists of current college soccer coaches and players who are committed to helping the next generation of women’s soccer players reach their full potential. We also have a full-time certified athletic trainer on staff and in residence at camp. College ID campers will work directly with each college coach on staff on a daily basis (NESCAC and other NCAA Division III coaches serve as head coaches for this division), and will learn recruiting best practices information.
Ellery Gould became the assistant women’s soccer coach at Bowdoin College in 2014. A four-year member of both the Bowdoin women’s soccer and basketball teams, she holds the school’s all-time scoring soccer record, and was a two-time captain and NESCAC Co-Player of the Year her senior year. She played professionally in Sweden and competed at the top University level in England while receiving her M.Ed. She also was a lead coach in Nicaragua with the non-profit organization Soccer Without Borders and holds the United Soccer Coaches Advanced National Diploma.
Field sessions take place on the natural grass fields of the incomparable 35-acre Pickard Field complex. Campers stay in beautiful dormitories, enjoy first-rate food at Thorne Dining Hall, and gain a sense for daily life on Bowdoin's campus.
Arrival/DepartureRegistration begins 12:30 p.m. on Friday, July 12 at Watson Arena*Campers should eat lunch before arriving*
Camp ends at 12 noon (prior to lunch) on Monday, July 15*Pick up all campers at dorms*
Day campers:Drop off at 8:30 a.m. (Coleman & Hyde dormitories)Pick up at 8:00 p.m. (Pickard Fields or Coleman & Hyde dormitories)