Training



Mr. PA Football & Marsico Sports Group

Present the

Skills Development Academy

 

Football Skills Training Program

Refine and hone your technique and fundamentals.

Learn from the Best and Perfect your Craft!

 

Coaches/Instructors: Wayde Marsico and Raki Nelson. The staff has an impressive track record of over twelve years of experience running and organizing showcases.  For many years they have been training and developing student-athletes for the next level as well as preparing them for combine and showcases. Raki Nelson, former Notre Dame and Bishop McDevitt wide receiver, provides expert position instruction with his extensive background in football. Nelson was selected to the Pennsylvania Big 33 team in 1996 and still is in the top-10 in all receiving categories in PA history. Also, he was recently named honorable-mention to the Notre Dame all-time Pennsylvania team. Raki was coached by legendary Head Coach Lou Holtz and legendary Wide Receiver Coach, Urban Meyer, at Notre Dame. He signed with the Philadelphia Eagles as a free agent in 2000. Raki is currently a Coach of a 7 vs. 7 club team in Central PA. Wayde Marsico has coached at Bishop McDevitt High School in the past and is currently the Head Coach of a 7 vs. 7 club team in Central PA. He is also the CEO of Marsico Sports Group and Mr. PA Football. The Mr. PA Football staff has been a top authority on recruiting statewide and has been providing evaluations for over 12 years in conjunction with our subsidiary Sports Recruiters.

 

College, High School, and Youth Academy

Position Training Offerings

 

WR/TE TRAINING

Proper Catching Technique

Stance and starts

Route Running Techniques

Development of Sound Footwork

Route Running Efficiency

Ball security

Man and off coverage releases

Zone Releases

Run blocking

Pass blocking

Zone Releases

Stalk Blocking

Improving Field Vision

Adjusting to a ball in flight

Mental aspects of the WR Position (Defensive coverage recognition and leadership)

1 on 1’s

Video Analysis

Interactive Read Training

Classroom Work

Combine Training (40yd dash, pro agility, etc)

 

QB TRAINING

Proper Quarterback Stance (Under Center & Shotgun)

Proper footwork for:

3-Step Drop, 5-Step Drop, 7-Step Drop, Sprint-Out

Drills to Develop the Release

Drills to Develop Throwing on the Run

Development of Sound Foot & Arm Mechanics

Throwing a Consistent Spiral

Throwing with Added Power

Improving Accuracy

Perfecting Footwork (Passing & Running)

Pocket Presence (Evade & Escape)

Improving Field Vision

Run Game

Proper ball handling

Proper arm slot/ball release mechanics

Proper Pre-Read recognition of Defensive Fronts & Secondary Coverage

Proper Pocket Presence

Field Leadership

1 on 1’s

Video Analysis

Interactive Read Training

Classroom Work

Combine Training (40yd dash, pro agility, etc)

 

RB TRAINING

Ball Handling Fundamentals

Stance, Start & Alignment

Footwork

Situational Ball Running Techniques

Receiving Skills

Precise Route Running

Proper Catching Technique

Ball Security

How to Read Blocks

Run Blocking

Pass Blocking/Blitz Pick-up

Recognition of Defensive Fronts & Secondary Coverage

Improving Field Vision

1 on 1’s

Video Analysis

Classroom Work

Combine Training (40yd dash, pro agility, etc)

 

DB TRAINING

Stance Adjustment

Development of Sound Footwork

Backpedaling/breaks

Route recognition

Breaking on the Ball

Tackling

Coverage principles

Defeating blocks

Offensive alignment recognition

Blitz techniques

Breaking on the Ball

Zone Coverage Technique

Man Coverage Technique

Press Coverage Technique

Pursuit Angles

Catching the Ball

1 on 1’s

Video Analysis

Interactive Read Training

Classroom Work

College Training (40yd dash, pro agility, etc)

 

In addition to the position specific training, we will work on perfecting your skills on the following:

Footwork

Explosiveness

Speed & Agility

 

Private Training Sessions

Tuesdays and Thursdays

(6:00 PM-7:00 PM)

Small Group Training & Instruction

(Maximum of 4 in each session)

1-hour session

Pricing: $50 per session

 

Private: Football Unlimited Plan Only

Tuesdays and Thursdays

(6:00 PM-7:00 PM)

Small Group Training & Instruction

(Maximum of 4 in each session)

1-hour session

Price: 8 Sessions for $350 per month

(Regular Price-$400) ($50 off)

 

Group Training Sessions

Tuesdays and Thursdays

(5:00 PM-6:00 PM)

(Maximum of 20 in each session)

1-hour session

Pricing: $30 per session

 

Group: Football Unlimited Plan Only

Tuesdays and Thursdays

(5:00 PM-6:00 PM)

(Maximum of 20 in each session)

1-hour session

Price: 8 Sessions for $215 per month

(Regular Price-$240) ($25 off)

 

Group: Football Team Unlimited Plan Only

Tuesdays and Thursdays

(5:00 PM-6:00 PM)

(5 or more athletes from the same school)

1-hour session

Price: 8 Sessions for $200 per month

(Regular Price-$240) ($40 off)

 

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Possible 7 on 7 competition and tournaments coming soon!!!

($20 per athlete) (minimum of 20 per team and maximum of 25 per team)

 

Location:

Ballyhoo Sports Academy

2810 E Prospect Rd.

York, PA 17402

 

CONTACT US

Wayde Marsico

Cell: 717-829-4994

wmarsico@marsicosports.com

 

Raki Nelson

Cell: 717-603-0022

rdnelson9@gmail.com