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Sign up for summer soccer clinics

The Hudson Sidekicks Booster Club is hosting a pair of soccer clinics in July: One for boys and girls entering grades K-6 and the other for players going into grades 7-12.

Deadline to register for both clinics is July 1.

The Sidekicks Youth Soccer Clinic, for grades K-6, will be held July 23-26, and the Raider Soccer Clinic, for players in grades 7-12, will take place July 23-27. Both clinics will be held at the Hudson Soccer Complex on County UU.

The Youth Clinic will be divided into two sessions each night: grades K-3 from 6-7:15 p.m. and grades 4-6 from 7:15-8:30 p.m. The clinic is designed to provide coaching in training in technical skill, tactical awareness, team play and love of game and is open to all St. Croix valley youth

Youth clinic instruction will be provided by high school varsity boys' coach Steve Sollom, high school girls' coach and boys JV2 coach Allie Knutson and Raider boys' and girls' varsity players. The registration fee is $35.

The Raider Soccer Clinic, for boys and girls entering grades 7-12, will be held from 8-10:30 a.m. each day and focus on conditioning, tactical understanding and technical skills. Sollom and Knutson will supervise instruction and the registration fee is $90.

Participants in both clinics should bring soccer cleats, a soccer ball, water bottle and shin guards.

Registration is available online at