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August 2019 Newsletter!

Koa Families,Welcome back! From vacation, staycation, family reunions, or camp, regardless of activity I hope everyone had an amazing summer! We wrapped up our record-setting summer of camps; with nearly 50 week-long sessions featuring 6 programs. Baseball, Basketball, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Multi-Sports, and Tennis.

We will continue our hot summer, with a plethora of fall programming. Including a new program geared for our younger players. Our Saturday morning Future Stars program (flyer below) is coed for ages 4-6 and allows the athletes to sample multiple sports inside our state of the art facility.

Pardon our dust! We are excited to announce that we are improving the parents viewing area at Koa! Check out the new and improved parents’ lounge rendering! Underneath the mezzanine will be more offices to accommodate our growing full-time staff. We are currently at 15 full-time employees and have nearly 300 part-timers.

Stay up to date on all things Koa by following us on social media!

Thanks for your support!

Tony


Thank you to all for voting Koa Sports Best of Bethesda 2019!

What’s New?

 

Basketball
We have partnered with the very prominent Potomac Valley Thunder girl’s basketball program. We will be hosting our first girls skill development clinics starting Monday, September 9th!

Basketball officially returned this August as our select program hosted tryouts for the 3rd-10th grade! Over 120 boys participated where we were able to form 11 teams. Practices begin this upcoming week as many of our teams begin league-play in a few weeks!

Be on the lookout for our weekly updates as the Green Wave look to continue their momentum from a great 2018-2019 campaign.

Please email Evan Sirkey if you have any questions!

 

Baseball

Practices have already begun! We are excited to see everyone back and to begin another great fall season!

We want to introduce you all to our new Director of Travel Baseball, Eryk Dees.

Eryk was born in Miami, Florida, where he was a 4-year varsity letterman for baseball at Coral Reef High School.  He earned a scholarship to Eastern Kentucky University and unfortunately suffered a career-ending arm (non-throwing arm) injury after his freshman season. Eryk transferred from Eastern Kentucky to Florida State University, where he completed his BA in history. Following his playing career, Eryk began teaching and coaching at the high school level. He is familiar with the college recruiting process, how to prepare athletes for high school baseball, and player development for all ages.  Many of the athlete’s Eryk coached are continuing their college and pro careers all over the country.  He’s excited to make an impact in the Koa Community and help your son develop on and off the field.

For questions or to schedule a private lesson email Eryk!

 

Flag Football

Koa Flag Football Fall season is right around the corner. The season begins the weekend of October 12/13th.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS SEPTEMBER 15th!!! REGISTER HERE!

Trying to stay ahead of the competition? Join Fall Flag Football Clinics where we work on a player’s fundamentals and advanced techniques. The clinic runs from September 24th – October 29th. REGISTER HERE!

Contact Nick Tolisano to learn more about Koa Flag Football!

 

 

Field Hockey

Field Hockey is excited to kick off the fall season next week! We can’t wait to see our club teams, development teams, and rec league back in action!

It’s not too late to register for Rec League or Clinics! Rec League REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS SEPT. 7th!

A special congratulations to all of our athletes who made their high school field hockey teams! Hard work pays off!

Koa Spotlight:

  • Maddy Spotts committed to play field hockey for The University of New Haven in Connecticut!
  • Mackenzie Blair played in her first collegiate game this past Friday, August 30th!

Contact Simone Vagnoni & Jen Spagnuolo for more information on Fall Field Hockey!

 

Multi-Sport Summer Camp

We have officially completed 10 weeks of Multisport Summer Camp. Thank you to all the families that attended to make this the best summer yet!

Camp Director Emily is already looking forward to June 2020 to start another summer of fun!

Contact Emily Fornatora for any questions!

 

Tennis

Koa tennis camps wrapped up their final week of Summer Camp! It was one of our best summers yet and we are already excited for what is to come next year!

Fall Programs are starting and we have a lot to offer this year! We have 8-Week Sessions beginning September 9 going to November 3! We offer Junior (ages 4 – 11+) and adult sessions giving everyone an opportunity to enjoy the game of tennis!

Check out our Fall Tennis Programs here!

Contact Marco Impeduglia & Nim Mohan for more information!


Koa in the Community

Coach of The Month

Antony Ndiangui

Ant is the MVP of camp. For 10 weeks, Ant runs summer camp and the kids love him. He brings a positive, fun, and energetic spirit to camp! Ant not only helps the kids learn and develop their skills through the various sports played, but he always makes sure every kid is having a great time. Ant has been and continues to be the face of Koa Multisport Camp.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Player of The Month

 

Willy.

William, also known as Willy at camp. Willy attended 8 weeks of Koa Multisport Camp and brought positive energy every day. No matter the task at hand, Willy will always try his hardest to succeed. He brings a humorous spirit to camp and is a counselor favorite.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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