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ODP Success Story Seminar- all ages

NJ Youth Soccer is excited to announce our inaugural ODP Success Story Seminar on June 3rd at Rider University. The goal of the evening event is to have attendees gain insight into the dedication that is needed to reach the highest level and how to overcome consistent obstacles that appear when seeking greatness. We hope you can join us in what is destined to be a great evening with outstanding role models. Yael Averbuch and Nick Labrocca are two featured participants in this ODP College Success Stories Seminar.

After playing in the New Jersey ODP and NJYS system as a youth player, Yael Averbuch went on to star at the University of North Carolina where she won two NCAA National Championships, made an NCAA records 105 consecutive starts before having her number 17 jersey retired after her senior season. Averbuch become the first-ever draft pick for Sky Blue FC, winning the 2009 Women's Professional Soccer championship in her rookie season. Internationally, she competed for the for the US Women's National team at every level and has proven to be a true leader off the field, currently serving as the Union President for the NWSL Players Association.

Nick Labrocca played high school, club soccer and ODP in New Jersey before going on to having a three time All-Big East career at Rutgers University. From there, LaBrocca was selected by the Colorado Rapids in the 2007 MLS SuperDraft. His 10-year MLS career included being named to the 2011 MLS All-Star Game against Manchester United. LaBrocca has played for the US national U-20 and U-23 national teams, and was called up to the senior national team camp in 2008 ahead of a World Cup Qualifier against Guatemala.

When: Monday, June 3rd (7:00pm-8:30pm)

Where: Yvonne Theatre at Rider University (2083 Lawrenceville Rd Lawrenceville, NJ 08468) Click here to view map.

Registration: Please register at: https://bit.ly/2DOjKkL

Additional details will be communicated as we get closer to the event.

Sincerely,

NJ Youth Soccer

* Please see ODP Final Team Schedules for age/gender specific schedules.

*Refund Policy- Full refunds will be granted up to one week before the first scheduled event date, beyond that date refunds are up to the discretion of NJYS.