De La Rosa returned to FAU as a member of the coaching staff in Jan. 2013
June 11, 2014
BOCA RATON, Fla. - Florida Atlantic University’s men’s soccer assistant coach, Giovanni De La Rosa has been selected to instruct at the EXACT Soccer ID Camp in Auburndale, Fla. on Saturday, July 12.
A former FAU soccer player, De La Rosa returned to his alma mater as a member of the coaching staff in January of 2013. He led FAU to its first-ever NCAA Division II rankings, No. 15 in 1989 and in 1991 the team held a No.9 national ranking. Since his time playing for FAU, De La Rosa has coached players who have qualified for state and regional teams, as well as three players who made national pool teams. More than 120 players coached by De La Rosa have received college soccer scholarships and six former players have won college national championships. His career includes coaching jobs with Miami Jackson High School's varsity soccer team, Miami Shores' Girls U-16 and U-17 teams, and the Margate Shasta Blitz where he served as a coach and as Director of Coaches.
The EXACT Soccer ID Camp will give De La Rosa the opportunity to share some of his vast wisdom as an instructor with high school athletes from across the nation. During the one-day intensive camp he will conduct small group clinic activities, observe players in showcasing their development potential, and lead one-on-one review sessions with each player.
To find out more about the EXACT Soccer ID Camp, please visit http://exactsports.com/soccer/ or call 888-853-8877.