Field Sports Programs at Hillcrest

Soccer

SOCCER CLINICS

INSTASKILLS Clinics for Boys & Girls Ages 10-18

These after school clinics focus on the teaching tools necessary for player development;the training methods used to learn new skills; the work ethic necessary to drive, challenge, and better you; and the environment to guarantee that you are having fun!
Dates: Sundays, February 10-March 3
Times: 6:00-8:00pm
Cost: $100/player
Instructor: Eric Franks
Register: https://www.fcrevolution.com/instaskillsprograms

SOCCER LEAGUES

Men’s 30 and Over League

Competitive soccer league, officiated by certified PIAA referees. Matches are two 23 minute halves, with penalty kicks for overtime. Awards for championship and finalist teams.
Dates: February 24 – TBD
Times: Sundays, times TBD
Cost: $80/match per team
Register: Call 610-779-7900 or Email us

Lacrosse

GIRLS LEAGUES ( 6 week sessions)

Girl’s Winter Lacrosse League 3rd-4th

Pick-up games with 7 on 7 format with a shooting net. Girls put into 4 teams with instruction during games. Limited to 28 players. Please bring equipment (stick, protective goggles, mouth guard, ball, water, cleats optional).
Dates: Sundays, Jan. 6, 20, 27 and Feb. 3, 10, 17
Times: 9:00-10:00am
Instructors: 
Coach Kristen Swartley and Coach Kate Munn
Cost: $90/6-week session

Girl’s Winter Lacrosse League 5th-8th

Spots for 8 teams (7 on 7 and goalie, roster limited to 14 girls per team); 20-minute halves. Registration by team. Each team needs a coach or parent in charge, email Katie Munn to save team spot. Please bring equipment (stick, protective goggles, mouth guard, ball, water, cleats optional).
Dates: Saturdays, Jan. 5, 19, 26 and Feb. 2, 9, 16
Times: 8:00am-12:00pm
Instructors: 
Coach Kristen Swartley and Coach Kate Munn
Cost: $90/player/6-week session

GIRLS CLINICS ( 6 week sessions)

None offered at this time.
Boy’s Winter Lacrosse Clinics 3rd-6th

Skill development and play.
Dates: Fridays, January 25 – March 1
Times: 6:30-7:30pm
Instructor: Dan Crim
Cost: $99/6-week session or $18 per clinic
• Space is limited to 28 players, not including goalie. Please indicate if goalie when registering. Must pay in full to hold your spot.

Boy’s Winter Lacrosse Clinics 7th-12th

Skill development and pre-season training.
Dates: Mondays, January 21 – February 25
Times: 4:30-6:00pm
Instructor: Dan Crim
Cost: $149/6-week session or $27 per clinic
• Space is limited to 28 players, not including goalie. Please indicate if goalie when registering. Must pay in full to hold your spot.

Field Hockey

GIRLS CLINICS (6 week sessions)

Winter Field Hockey Sure Shot Clinics 3rd-10th

Fun and high-intensity shooting drills to develop a variety of shooting options with a low coach to player ratio. Divided into 2 groups by age.
Dates: Fridays, January 25-March 1
Times: 5:30-6:30pm
Instructors: Coach Megan Putt
Cost: $99/6-week session or $189 for both winter clinics
• Space is limited to 28 players. Full payment is required to hold spot.
• If space is available, may register for individual clinics at $18/clinic.

Winter Field Hockey Sweat and Soar Clinics 6th-10th

Raise your game to a new level by increasing speed and agility all while emphasizing stick skills.
Dates: Wednesdays, January 23 – February 27
Times: 5:00-6:00pm
Instructors: Coach Megan Putt
Cost: $99/6-week session or $189 for both winter clinics.
• Space is limited to 28 players. Full payment is required to hold spot.
• If space is available, may register for individual clinics at $18/clinic.

Football, Softball & Performance Training

FOOTBALL

Football Academy QB/WR & Lineman Training for Ages 9-15

Focus on performance, agility, reactivity and quickness.
Dates: Sundays, February 3 – March 10
Times: 10:00-11:00am
Register: http://www.teamworksports.org/youth-flag-football-league.html

Flag Football League for Ages 7-12

Speed training and game play. Enroll as an individual or team. Grouped by ability.
Dates: Sundays, February 3 – March 10
Times: 11:00am-12:00pm
Register: http://www.teamworksports.org/youth-flag-football-league.html

SOFTBALL

Senior Indoor Slow Pitch Softball

Weekly league for ages 60+
Dates: January – March 2019
Times: Call 610-507-5809 or visit Berks Senior Softball League
Cost: TBD

Field Sports Coaching Staff

SOCCER

Eric Franks
Eric played collegiate soccer at Alvernia University.  He was the 2011 MAC Commonwealth Conference Player of the Year, a 1st Team Regional All-American, Alvernia’s Athlete of the Year, a 1st Team All-Conference player, a 2 time 2nd Team All-Conference player, a 3 time Alvernia Team MVP, and a 3 year Captain.  Eric also played soccer in London for London Metropolitan University.  Eric is the Director of Player Development at FC Revolution, Head Coach of the FC Revolution KNIGHTS, REDS, and ROWDIES, and Owner/Founder of the INSTASKILLS and Camp Tiki Taka Training Programs.  Eric is also the Head Coach for the Exeter High School Varsity Boys Soccer Team.

LACROSSE

Dan Crim
Dan is a former stand-out high school and collegiate lacrosse player. Dan played on the team at West Chester University. He is currently the Head Lacrosse Coach at Exeter High School.

Kate Munn
Kate is a former standout high school player and Division I lacrosse player at Duquesne University. She is a certified U.S. Lacrosse Coach and Official and currently coaches local youth programs.

Kristin Swartley
Kristin Swartley is a former standout high school player and Division I lacrosse player at Duquesne University. She is a certified U.S. Lacrosse Coach and  Official and currently coaches local youth programs.

FIELD HOCKEY

Megan Putt
Megan is a former all-state high school field hockey player and Division I stand-out player for Temple University. She has been a head coach at the high school and club level and is currently a coach for the Exeter Youth Field Hockey program.