1v1 Defending 2 Goals Drill with Jason Meekins, Head Boys Soccer Coach at Katy Jordan High School (TX)
Jason Meekins has served as the Head Boys’ Soccer Coach at Ridge Point High School in Missouri City for the past 3 years (2017-2020). Meekins took over a program that finished 4-11-3 in 2017. In his first year at Ridge Point, his team finished 13-6-6 and qualified for the UIL playoffs. During 2019 and 2020, his Ridge Point program won the district championship at the varsity, junior varsity, and freshman levels in both seasons. Meekins was unanimously chosen as the District 20-6A Coach of the Year for the 2019 season. His overall coaching record at Ridge Point is 49-15-10.
In this course, Coach Jason Meekins reveals multiple philosophies and drills to make your defense impenetrable. These drills will improve your players’ defensive skills making it harder for your opponents to score points. If you are a coach who needs new methods of teaching your defenders, then this is the course for you!
We are providing this drill to give you ideas on how to enhance your current practice drills. The idea is not to implement it exactly as is, but rather to tweak it to make it fit your system.
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If you would like to see more information about Coach Meekins’ entire presentation, click this link: Developing Situational Defending for the Full Sided Game