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UNION Elite Goalkeeper Academy

Baltimore Union SC will be holding an Elite Goalkeeper Academy this winter. Please see below for all the details. 

The Union Elite Goalkeeper Academy is a six session program with a newly written curriculum designed to help goalkeepers take their winter training to the next level!  The Academy will work in small groups, that are ability and age specific to maximize growth during the six sessions.  In addition to the new curriculum this winter we also have assembled a top shelf training staff!


CCBC - Essex (In the gym)  7201 Rossville Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21237
9am - 10am 
$99 per keeper
*Registration will open on 11/15 at 8pm.

Dates for the 6 weeks - Each session will be on a Sunday morning

Week 1 - January 6th 2019
Week 2 - January 13th 2019
Week 3 - January 20th 2019
Week 4 - January 27th 2019
Week 5 - February 10th 2019
Week 6 - February 17th 2019

The 6 week session focus

  • Footwork and angle play
  • Reflexes and shot stopping
  • Catching, Punching and Parrying
  • 1v1 & break away technique
  • Collapse dive and power diving
  • Handling Crosses

Meet Your Coaches

Mike Griffith – Co Director

  • Director Coaching Baltimore Union SC
  • NSCAA Advanced Goalkeeping Diploma
  • Assistant Varsity Coach at Archbishop Curley HS
  • Assistant Coach at FC Baltimore (NPSL)
  • Former All State, ODP & NCAA D1 Goalkeeper
  • Patapsco HS Sports Hall of Fame Inductee

Phil Saunders – Co Director

  • Director of Goalkeeping Baltimore Union SC
  • Head Coach CCBC Catonsville College
  • Played professionally for Baltimore Blast
  • Played professionally in Iceland for BI’ Bolungarvik
  • US Soccer Coaching License
  • All State & NCAA D1 Goalkeeper

Billy Heavner – Staff

  • Union Staff Keeper Trainer
  • Former Major League Soccer Goalkeeper
  • Saw time in the Minnesota United and Sporting KC Camps with MLS
  • Led UMBC to the 2014 NCAA Final Four
  • America East All Conference Goalkeeper
  • Academic All American

Tiffany McKee – Staff

  • Union Staff Keeper Trainer
  • NSCAA Level 1 Goalkeeping Diploma
  • Four year starting goalkeeper at Stevenson University
  • Holds Stevenson records for Shutouts, Saves, Wins, Minutes and games played
  • Four time MAC All Conference team at Stevenson University
  • Current Assistant Coach St Pauls School for Girls Varsity

*For questions please contact Mike Griffith, Director of Coaching. [email protected]

**Every player that plans to attend must be registered. If you already have a BUSC account in Blue Sombrero, we ask that you us e that account for registration. Please do not create an additional account.  If your child is new to the club but has siblings in the club, you can add them to your current account. For any technical issues please contact Rick Friedel [email protected] Thank you.

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