SocrLabs - Mundelein Soccer Development Blog

How Young is Too Young for Soccer?

admin - August 23, 2019
Do you have a young player that wants to "skill gap" the rest of the kids his / her age? At SocrLabs, your kid will show a dramatic, visible, increase in soccer skills and technical ability in a very short amount of time. We now have kids as young as 5 and 6 years old kicking their way ...more

Record Setting 6-Year Old Soccer Player

admin - August 21, 2019
Sets the goal and then crushes the goal 2-weeks before his birthday! I'm not sure I even knew what a "goal" was when I was 6... but Lucas did an amazing job of setting his sights and accomplishing his mission ahead of schedule.(now if only we could hire him to fix our roads - hmmmm)more

Indoor Soccer Summer Camp - Big Success

admin - August 13, 2019
3 sessions of indoor summer soccer camp, each 2 weeks long, went by so fast and we had so much fun. It's always amazing to me to see kids walk through the door on day 1 and then watch what they can do after 2 weeks of our summer camp. This is NOT your normal camp where you can barely ...more

From "Rec" to "Travel" - Under 2 Months!

admin - August 09, 2019
How does a young soccer player make the jump from playing "rec soccer" to "travel soccer" in under 2 months? All it takes is the correct mindset and to walk through the front door of SocrLabs... we'll take care of the rest for you.If you're not playing at the level you desire, c'mon in and ...more

5 Year Old Goes Triple Digits!

admin - August 08, 2019
Pure grit and determination at 5-years old.  Marc was determined to be the first 5-year old to join the coveted Triple Digit Club and he just kept working away at his goal day after day.College coaches, if you're not watching the SocrLabs kids and their amazing skills development, then ...more
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Manny Joins the Club

admin - August 07, 2019
What happens when you've never played soccer before but come to SocrLabs? You progress quickly, learn to play with both feet from day 1, and actually dribble the ball the way you're supposed to dribble versus the way soooo many young players learn to dribble. Oh yeah... you also work your way ...more

Tyler Goes Triple Digit!!!

admin - August 07, 2019
One more soccer player into the infamous Triple Digit Club!more

Soccer Summer Camp 2019 - Fast Feet

admin - July 31, 2019
You'll see the difference... from the 1st time they try to keep up with the "regulars' to just a few sessions later. The improvements come fast and they're very visible. Imagine a swim team that never has the kids conform to a specific way of swimming. These kids would never get as fast as ...more

Weak Foot Soccer Training

admin - July 27, 2019
Weak foot, strong foot... without a strong weak foot, the strong foot is never as strong as it should be. Defenders guard the weak foot with priority so the best way to defeat the defender on the soccer pitch is to move the ball to the weak foot. This is why so many youth soccer players ...more

Dot Mats - Soccer Agility Warm Up

admin - June 28, 2019
Running an indoor soccer camp in the summer means never cancelling for rain and we always get the maximum training time in possible. We've been splitting into 3 or 4 groups with our 4 coaches to ensure maximum individual attention for each kid.more