Aric Dershem has been running successful soccer camps since 1991. Having served as an assistant coach on the staffs of Notre Dame, Indiana University and Hope College, Aric currently resides in Grand Rapids, MI where he serves as the head coach of the Grand Rapids Christian Varsity Girls soccer team and is a widely recognized goalkeeping clinician.
Coach Ryan Souders
A native of Wheaton, Illinois, Souders is a 2003 Wheaton Academy Graduate and a 2007 graduate of Wheaton College. Heading into the 2019 season, Souders has produced a record of 138-17-7 (.866) that includes eight MIAA regular season crowns, seven MIAA Tournament titles and seven trips to the NCAA Division III Tournament including multiple Final Four appearances.
Coach Emily Ottenhoff
In 2014 she was named a Rising Star by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (now United Soccer Coaches). In 2015 and 2016, she was part of a Stevens coaching staff that was named the Empire 8 Conference Coaching Staff of the Year. She is a member of the United Soccer Coaches and holds a USSF National "C" License.
Coach Aric Dershem
Coach Lee Schopp
Lee Schopp joins the Calvin Soccer Camp as a director bringing over 25-years of college coaching experience and directing successful soccer camps. Lee was a two-time All American goalkeeper at Hope College and served as the Associate Head Coach at his alma mater for 25 years. Lee has a passion for creating a great camp experience and a depth of soccer knowledge making him key part of the staff.
Kevin graduated from Hope College in 2007 where he played goalkeeper for four years. Throughout his career, he produced 20 shutouts with a 0.585 GAA. Since 2015, he has been the goalkeeper coach for the men's soccer program at Davenport University. Kevin has a strong passion for training and developing goalkeepers of all ages and abilities.