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2018: NSSA Summer Program Schedule

1June 26June 29 T W TH FSummer Olympics 1Grades K-8$130Step 19-2pm*
2July 2July 6M T TH FSummer Olympics2Grades K-8$130Step 19-2pm*
3July 9July 13M T W THLacrosse, Field Hockey, Street HockeyGrades K-8$130Steps 1 29-2pm*
3July 9July 13M T W THHorseback RidingGrades 3-12$400Steps 1 29-2pm*
4July 16July 19M T W THSoccer 1Grades K-6$130Steps 1 29-2pm*
4July 16 July 19 M T W TH  Toddler TeamPre K $65Step 1 9-12pm
4July 16July 19M T W THSoccer: Proficiency TrainingGrades 7-9$120Step 39-12pm
5July 23July 26M T W THBasketball 1Grades K-8$130Steps 1 29-2pm*
6July 30Aug 2M T W THAll SportsGrades K-6$130Steps 19-2pm*
6July 30Aug 2M T W THVolleyballGrades 3-12$130Steps 1 2 39-2pm*
7Aug 6Aug 9M T W THBaseball. Softball, Flag FootballGrades 3-8$130Steps 1 29-2pm*
7Aug 6Aug 9M T W THAll Sports, CheerGrades K-8$130Step 19-2pm*
8Aug 13Aug 16M T W THRugby & Basketball, DanceGrades K-8$130Steps 1 29-2pm*
8Aug 13Aug 16M T W THSoccer 2Grades Pre-K to 6$130Steps 1 2 39-2pm*
8Aug 13Aug 16M T W THSoccer: Proficiency TrainingGrades 7-9$120Step 39-2pm*

hank you to all of those who registered and participated in our successful February and April Clinics. 

Thank you to all of those who registered and participated in our successful February and April Clinics. 

NSSA Program Descriptions


Olympic Clinics are themed around the Summer/Winter Olympic Games, with a strong focus on athletic development, more specifically, running and jumping technique, speed and agility improvement. Participants will focus each morning on athletic training, in addition to agility and speed and general athleticism. Later in the day, students will engage in a wide variety of modified olympic events and games, compete as individual in small teams.      


NSSA's Teams Sports clinics is designed to provide opportunities for young athletics to play to a variety of different teams sports, improve team building skills, and develop socially with kids in the same grade range. Our program is structured so that each individual will learn the fundamental skills of 12 different sport and the basic rules of the games.


(Soccer,  Basketball, Hockey, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Volleyball, Baseball, Softball, Cheer, Dance, Flag Football, Flag Rugby)

All of NSSA sport specific clinics focus on age appropriate, skill development, with a strong emphasis on the core fundamentals skills using our 3 tiered development model (Steps 1, 2, & 3). Participants will engage in various skill drills and modified games throughout the course of the 4-days. Each clinic has its own specific curriculum tailored for each specific age group lead by a highly qualified coach with HS, College, or Club Experience in that sport. All of programs stress the importance of having fun while improving.


Horseback Riding is outsourced to our friends at Spring Willow Farm in Mendon. This program is designed to introduce riders to the in and outs of horseback riding, from caring for the horses to riding technique. 


 SoccerChris HadfieldNSSA Director / Nipmuc Boys Varsity Head Coach 
 SoccerGreg LabossierreHopedale Boys Varsity Head Coach 
 SoccerJarred StandFormer Douglas Girls Varsity Coach  
 BasketballMissy RhodesNipmuc Girls Basketball Head Coach 
 BasketbllBritt Kahler BVT Girls Basketball Head Coach 
BaseballSteve DellaRovereNipmuc Boys Baseball Head Coach 
 SoftballMissy RhodesNipmuc JV Softball Coach 
VolleyballBrian GeraldBVT / Nipmuc Boys & Girls Head Coach 
Field HockeyMolly SmithNipmuc JV Field Hockey Coach 
CheerAshley PicardFormer Celtics Cheerleader 
 Horseback RidingLaurna PalmerOwner of Spring Willow Farm in Mendon 
Flag Football  TBATBA 
 OlympicsChris HadfieldNSSA Director / Uxbridge PE Teacher 
Rugby Chris HadfieldNSSA Director / Uxbridge PE Teacher 
 Team SportsChris HadfieldNSSA Director / Uxbridge PE Teacher 

Summer Program Logistics


Time: Instructional programming runs from 9am-2pm. 

  • We offer FREE early drop off / late pick up from 8am-9am / 2pm-3pm. (8am-3pm included in the standard rate)
  • Half Day programs 9-12am.
  • We run an Extended Care program from 3pm - 5pm for additional charge of ($4 per hour, per child)

All clinics this year are being held at Miscoe Hill Middle School, 146 North Ave, Mendon MA. The Upper Gym will be our new home this year.

Program: NSSA runs high quality, age appropriate training programs and curriculums, each specifically designed around the concept of reinforcing proper fundamentals, introducing advanced skills and concepts, in a fun and enjoyable environment.

Cost: $130 per week, and/or $35 per day or $20 per half day.

Registration:  Register online in advance online (preferred), or walk-in and register and pay at check-in on any day.

Payment: Pay online when you register (prefered), or defer payment until day 1 of each week by choosing the pay by check option at the check out window.

Paying by Check: The NSSA registration cannot calculate day rates, 1/2 day rates, extended care, or other unique rates.If you are looking to pro-rate your order, you must register online and use the "pay by check method". NSSA staff will collect your payment at check-in to ensure payment is accurate. You can uss this same method of payment if you simple prerfer to pay with cash or check.

Combination Clinics:

Participants are free to bounce back and forth between two or more clinics that are running at the same time. This is an ideal oppertunity for multi-sport athletes or for players who are interested in trying something new. Register for the prefered clinic

For example, during week 3, stick sports, participates are free to do lacrosse in the morning, field hockey before lunch, and street hockey after lunch, pending their preference. 

When registering, please select the prefered clinic your child wants to participate in. 

If you do not want your child to switch sports, please let both NSSA and your child know.


Pizza is sold daily : $2 per slide
Gatorade (12oz) : $1 per bottle
Ice cream bars/pops: $1 generic or $2 Brand name

Place orders in the morning at drop off, or order food in advance for the whole week.

NSSA Step System

NSSA has developed a three tiered training model to ensure that the sports curriculums are properly aligned with the players needs and development goals. The steps category of each clinic can be found above on the program schedule.

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