Recommended Equipment

The following is an outline of suggested items to bring:

This short list represents some of the basic items that campers and candidates will need to have.
  • Cleated soccer shoes, broken in.
  • Training shoes, flats.
  • An older size 5 soccer ball, put your name on it.
  • A track suit.
  • Rain jacket.
  • 5-6 practice sets. Shirts (light colors), shorts, socks, underware.
  • Shinguards.
  • Notebook and pencils, (candidates).
  • Water bottle. (Optional, water is available at all field sessions).
  • 2-3 towels.
  • Clothes hangers.
  • Alarm clock.
  • Toiletries.
  • Set of twin sheets, blanket and pillow.
  • Sunblock, cap, sunglasses.
  • Foot powder.
  • Insect repellant. 
  • Shower shoes.
  • Trash bags for litter and laundry. 
  • Change for snacks and sodas. Vending machines are on site.
  • Cell phone or prepaid phone cards.
  • Enough snacks and drinks, that do not require refrigeration, for the week.

There is a supermarket approximately 1 1/2 miles from the campus. Access is restricted by the Staff. All trips must be approved by a member of the MSYSA.
The dorms are air conditioned and have a common room with a TV and VCR.
Laundry facilities are available on site.