ITN Soccer Director 
In The Net Soccer Director John Gregg is a part of US Youth Soccer's Region 1 ODP Staff and the NSCAA National Goalkeeping Staff,  John has been involved with soccer for many years as a High School, Collegiate, and Professional player.  He is a member of the 1992 NCAA National Championship and a collegiate Senior All Star Team.  John has developed a number of programs and curriculum's being used by many of the youth academy programs in the central PA area.  He has brought a number of great programs, events, and tournaments to In The Net and the programs are a great way for your team and players to develop. In The Net Soccer Academy and Elite Socker Academy continue to look forward to the development of youth soccer with many programs and events.

'John Gregg is an invaluable senior staff coach in our Region l Girls' ODP program. John is an exceptionally talented coach. He is a wonderful teacher and has a passion for helping players reach their full potential while enjoying the sport they love. We are very fortunate to have John as one of our elite level coaches.'  
- Sue Ryan, Region 1 Girls ODP Head Coach

'The programs that John Gregg has devised follows the player development philosophy held by US Youth Soccer.  The opportunity for the players to receive guidance to improve their game will be invaluable.  Coach Gregg has designed a professional developmental plan that will no doubt benefit many young American players.'  - Sam Snow, US Youth Soccer Director of Coaching

' John Gregg is second to none at creating opportunity for his players. The formula seems simple... Train your players hard, challenge them to succeed, then introduce them to opportunities. I have never seen more scholarships and playing opportunities given under the leadership of one Coach. Looking forward to putting some of his methods into my coaching techniques.' - Rich Adams, Youth Club and High School Coach

Want to play soccer in DISNEY World?

IN THE NET partner, Elite Socker Academy, will be once again be attending the  Disney President's Day Soccer Festival in Feb 2018

NEW for 2018 Teams
Regional Tryouts and Teams:
Boys and Girls ages u9 (2009)-u16 (2002)

Harrisburg/Hershey, PA
Lancaster, PA
Lehigh Valley/Allentown, PA
Phaldelphia, PA
Pittsburgh/Western PA
State College, PA

These are  NOT club teams, just tournament teams that are formed to play and enjoy the experience of Disney World.

Plays are welcome play up an age group and Regional teams can be meraged with other regions if needed!!

Below is detailed information on the Disney Presidents Day trip! 
In 2016, Elite Soccer Academy traveled with 5 teams and over 195 people. Players came from Philadelphia, Wilkes-Barre, Scranton, Harrisburg/Hershey, Gettysburg, State College, Long Island NY, and MD to form our teams for this event.


For more information or interest, please email

Join us for an experience of a lifetime!!

Elite Socker Academy has been participating in the Disney Presidents Day Soccer Festival for the better part of 10 years now.  Over these last 10 years, we have taken, girls and boys teams down for a trip that no one has ever forgotten. All game are played at the amazing ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on fields that are second to none.  Learn More- Video.
Elite Socker Academy Tournament teams will have a play day, mini camp at In The Net Sports Complex before the trip.  Located in Palmyra PA, IN THE NET offers a great venue to allow players to have the best experience possible.  With our plush grass fields, outdoor Turf, and full size Indoor Turf allows us the ability to have access to ensure every session is held.  Indoor rest rooms, Air conditioned Cafe, and many other amenities make the over all experience a great one.
About the Trip.

Tournament is over President's Day weekend in February.  This is typically a four day weekend for most schools.  The Date of the 2018 tournament is February 17th - 19th. Championship/Playoff games will be played on Monday the 19th and are usually over by 4:00.  
All players and families will stay at a Disney Resort used by the tournament.  In 2017, Teams were housed at either All Star Sports Resort or Caribbean Beach Resort. To participate on one of the ESA teams, you MUST stay with the group at one of the 2 resorts.
Tournament Itinerary. 

Thursday, February 15th   - All Players required to arrive in Disney sometime during day or evening

Friday, February 16th  - Day for Teams to be in the Parks - Team Check IN

Saturday, February 17th  - First Day of Matches

Sunday, February 18th  - Second Day matches

Monday, February 19th  - Third Day Matches (Playoffs)

Tuesday, February 21st   -  Departure back home (Not necessary if flight in Monday evening)

Trip Fees.  
The trip fee is per individual (package) attending the event.
Each person going on the trip is either considered a 'Participant', the Player, or a 'Spectator', the parent or sibling of player .  The cost to attend is determined by the number of people in your party.  Each room is a 'Single', 'Double', Triple', or 'Quad'.  Those numbers determine the cost.  ESA bundles your entire trip together for your party to make it a semi all inclusive trip, minus travel down/back and meals.
All players will be required to be checked into their resort 1 day earlier then the event (Thursday, Feb 15th) and not depart until evening of the 19th or morning of the 20th.  Additional nights outside the package can be added to anyone's package for and minimal fee.  

Participant/Spectator Fees from 2017.  
The player fees for the team and trip include the following; 
Participant Cost 
Disney Package Price.................$485 (Quad Rate at CB)
Tournament Fee .........................$30
Coaching Fees (Tournament).....$100
Coaching Fees (Training)...........$150
Uniforms ....................................$120
(LS Jersey, SS Jersey, Shorts, Socks, 2 Training tops)  
Adim Fees ..................................$40
(Roster, Passes, Registration, Travel Forms)  
Estimated Total...........................$925 (based off of Quad)
(not included is 1 additional night stay)

 Spectator Cost 
Disney Package Price ..................$505 (Quad Rate at CB)
Admin Fees .................................$40
Estimated Total............................$545 (Based of of Quad) 
(Not included is 1 additional night stay)
Package Includes the following items:
3-Night Stay
2-Day Magic Your Way Base Ticket (Upgrades to Hopper Passes available)
Admission into the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for Spectators
Transportation to and from the resort and the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Disney Magical Express (DME) Transport to/from Orlando International Airport
Access to Disney transportation from the resorts to the theme parks
Participant Gift from Puma
Priority Game Scheduling
All taxes & shipping
* Prices are based on adult occupancy. Participants are considered adults. Package prices are subject to a 7% increase from year to year.

In The Net Sports Complex
 798 Airport Rd Palmyra PA 17022


All Club players are welcome to participate in our 


It is the mission of the Elite Socker to encourage each athlete to strive for excellence. Our goal is to promote and foster an atmosphere that is conducive to the intellectual, personal and physical development of each individual. Developing a strong relationship with each athlete is critical in motivating him/her to realize his/her potential. We are dedicated to providing equal opportunities to all athletes and contributing to the total educational experience. Our primary objectives are to teach the Science based core principals of nutrition, strength and conditioning, and all the technical and tactical abilities in order to improve athletic performance, and reduce the risk of injury.
Our programs are a supplemental to players currently club teams and at no time are players to asked to participate or give up any current club team activities or events for ours.
We would like to see any player leave one of our many programs and return a stronger more developed player then when they came to us. 

February 2018
President's Day Weekend
Walt Disney World, FL at ESPN Wide World of Sports

Weather Report on first day of tournament 2016!