D.C. United will become the latest MLS club to launch a residential program when it opens a program this fall in conjunction with The Calverton School, a prep school located 25 miles outside of Washington, D.C., in Huntingtown, Md.
“This is a major step forward for the D.C United Academy,” said D.C. United Director of Youth Development Nolan Sheldon. “We are thrilled to partner with such a strong academic institution and the wonderful staff at The Calverton School. With our academy players on campus, the club will be able to offer morning and afternoon training sessions, transportation to and from RFK Stadium and academic oversight of the players.”…Click here for more
Article Courtesy of Soccer America.com