Giving back to the game they love; women's soccer performs clinic for Kingsport Girls Inc.
Buccaneer freshman Kerri Burke teaches two young girls from Kingsport Girls Inc.
Buccaneer freshman Kerri Burke teaches two young girls from Kingsport Girls Inc.

Friday, February 07, 2003

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's soccer team traveled to Kingsport on Wednesday to run a small clinic for 60 young girls from the Kingsport Girls Inc.

"This was a great opportunity for our team," Buccaneer coach Heather Henson said. "Our girls love giving back to the game."

The Buccaneers taught their young fans the basic fundamentals of soccer: dribbling, passing, heading, juggling and playing the game. After the clinic the girls sat down for a question and answer and autograph session with the Buccaneers.

"The team really enjoys it and do a great job," Henson said. "They remember what it meant to them when they were young."

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