Mark’s Football Clinic is an instructional clinic aimed at teaching fundamental
technique and scheme to players entering 7th–9th grade. Campers will receive
individualized skill instruction and will also have opportunities to drill full
speed game scenarios and build conditioning for their upcoming season.
Each of the four day sessions will
include a position specific skill instruction periods for both offensive and
defensive positions, agility and speed drills, pass skelly and pass rush
periods, as well as team schematic instruction. Two sessions will incorporate
special teams skill instruction for kickers, punters, long-snappers, holders,
and returners. The camp will culminate in a game format scrimmage.
The St. Mark’s Clinic is staffed by
coaches who have coached at all levels of college and high school football and
we have a player to coach ratio of less that 8:1 to emphasize individualized
instruction. A certified trainer will be on site for all sessions and the camp
is a helmet and shoulder pads camp with minimal contact and an emphasis on form
footwork, ball handling, throwing mechanics, option technique
footwork, cuts, ball handling, blocking, pass receiving
stance, start, explosion, balance, run blocking, pass protecting
stance, release, hand technique, ball handling, stalk blocking
stance, reading, defeating blocks, pass drops, form tackling
stance, steps, man and zone techniques, run support, form tackling
What to bring
A helmet and shoulder pads are required. Notify your own team or school to arrange for these items. Campers should be sure to have a mouthpiece, shorts, football jersey, football cleats, and sneakers in case of rain. Water will be provided, but campers are strongly encouraged to bring their own water bottles to fill up during the sessions.
If you need to rent equipment, you may do so for a $25 fee. Rental equipment will be available for fittings on the weekend prior to camp.
25 Marlboro Rd, Southborough on Sargent Field, turf field on Rt. 85.
$200 - this includes expert professional instruction and a complimentary clinic t-shirt.
About the Camp Director
Coach Chris Young is excited to
join the rich St. Mark's Football tradition that carries back over a century.
He brings with him six years of collegiate coaching experience including stints
at Bentley University, Colby College, and Assumption College. Coach Young is a
graduate of St. Lawrence university where he played four years at defensive
tackle for the Saints.
Any Inquiries can be made
through Coach Young at: