Summer Academy 2017

Dates:            May 23 – July 23
Cost:               $3,900
Pay:                $1,200 (for coaching at our soccer camps)


May 23 – 31     Training Camp                                     Wheaton, IL
June 1 – 14       Brazil Mission Trip                                Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
June 15 – 18     Prep for soccer camps                        Wheaton, IL
June 19 – 23    Soccer Camps / League Play             Chicago area
June 26 – 30   Soccer Camps / League Play             Chicago area
June 30-July 1  Eagle's 20 Year Reunion                     Wheaton, IL                                                                                             July 1 – 8          Team Week / League Play                   Chicago area
July 10 – 14       Soccer Camps / League Play               Chicago area
July 17 – 21       Soccer Camps / League Play               Chicago area
July 22-23        Debriefing Wrap Up                              Chicago area

Typical day:

7:30a           Camp Set Up, Team Devotions
9a - 12p       Soccer Camp (ages 5-15)
12p - 1p        Lunch
1p - 3p         Free Time
3p - 5p        Soccer Training (Academy teams)
6p                Dinner

(Academy league matches begin at 6:30pm. On game days, there is no training, and vice-versa)


1.) Complete the Summer Academy application (link above).
2.) Secure two references – one from your coach and one from a ministry leader / pastor. The links to these forms are above.
3.) Once we have received those three forms, we will contact you to arrange a phone interview.

If selected, you will be notified within a few days following the phone interview. Once selected, you will receive information to assist in your preparation for the Summer Academy. 


The Summer Academy provides a tremendous opportunity for college students to fulfill a variety of requirements for their academic majors. Eagles’ staff work with college advisors to ensure all requirements are fulfilled during our two-month program.
Some of the areas of study -Urban Ministries, Youth Ministries, Sports Administration, Business, Christian Education, Sports Ministry, Accounting (yes, Accounting!), Graphic Design.

For more information, please contact the following:

Rick McKinley (Senior Director / Summer Academy Director)
(630) 235-2242 or

Leandro Medeiros (Chicago Office Director)
(630) 380-4456 or