|National Camp Series Kicking Camps (NCS)
The National Camp Series is a series of kicking camps around the country with use an objective evaluation platform that is hosted by a network of expert kicking coaches. The National Camp Series (NCS) KIX Player Ratings System utilizes over six years of historical event data to determine a kickers rankings by cross-referencing player data to determine how the athletes stack up against others, both presently and historically.
The NCS offers regional kicking camps and an annual Super Camp that provide instruction and evaluations. Collectively, our coaches are the most respected in the world with NFL, and College level playing experience. The National Camp Series, through its kicking camps, helps student-athletes to gain experience, prove consistency, and provide exposure to colleges and universities.
The National Camp Series was developed by former NFL Kicker Michael Husted. After a successful 9 Year NFL career, Michael determined that there had to be a more objective and analytical process to evaluate college prospects.
The Kicking Game is 90% mental. "Can YOU do it when the pressure is on." The biggest difference between being successful at each level is the ability to perform under pressure. The Kicking Game has become so important over the last couple of years, that there is great emphasis on specialists to perform on a consistent basis.
Our platform offers specialists multiple events to help them:
- See how they stack up against others across the country
- Demonstrate to colleges their ability to play at the next level
- Learn how to perform under pressure
The National Camp Series consists of a team of the most highly respected kicking coaches in the country. This is a huge benefit to you! By leveraging our team of coach's knowledge and contacts we are able to give you better evaluations and market you to a very broad network of college coaches. Basically, you will have our entire team of coaches working for you to find you a college. This is why we use the 'team approach' to the National Camp Series.
The experience that you get through NCS kicking camps will prepare you for the next level.
The National Camp series offers kickers, punters and long snappers a unique opportunity to showcase their talents in four separate divisions based on your graduation year.
- College (Seniors, College Transfers, Junior College and College Eligible)
- Varsity (Juniors)
- Jr. Varsity (10th grade)
- Freshman (9th grade and below)
- Middle School (8th grade and younger)