Bradenton Academics Dominate in Season-Ending 6-0 Win
Posted: July 26, 2010
Coach Scott Bowers keeps the team fired up with a halftime talk. The Academics scored 4 goals in the second half. The Bradenton Academics ended a turbulent season with a stellar performance against the Nashville Metros, winning 6-0 led by Taylor Morgan's goal and...
IMG Bradenton Academics blank the Blackhawks
Posted: July 6, 2010
A great performance by the IMG Bradenton Academics was on display Saturday evening as Bradenton hosted the Atlanta Blackhawks.IMG wasted no time as Mark McGee pressured the Blackhawk defense nearly scoring in the first minute by chipping the goalkeeper, just wide...
Newfound Focus on Goalkeeper Training Makes All the Difference
Posted: July 2, 2010
Academy PDL GK Larry Jackson originally came to the Academy to train with the National Team and ended up staying earn a diploma and refine his technical skills with Coach Bowers.Scott Bowers is no stranger to coaching goalkeepers. He spent over twelve years...
The Journey of Larry Jackson
Posted: June 16, 2010
Larry Jackson leaps to make a save during a 2009 game at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.Larry Jackson has come a long way. Literally and figuratively. The second youngest in a family of two girls and two boys, Larry grew up in East Palo Alto, California- a part...