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Eastern Washington University
Football Camps

2017 Specialist Camp

Saturday, June 24th
Registration: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Time: 12:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cost: $100 / Participant

If also registered for the Team or Individual Camps Receive $50 Off!
("If you registered for an individual or team camp and are paying the $50 discounted price,
please show proof of registration for the individual or team camp at the specialist camp.")


12:00 - 12:30 PM   Registration
12:30 - 3:00 PM   Field Session I
3:00 - 4:00 PM   Film Session
4:00 - 6:30 PM   Field Session II

Camp Includes:

  • Instruction by former collegiate and professional kickers, as well as the Eastern Washington University Special Teams Coaches
  • One-on-one instruction on both kicking and punting techniques
  • Demonstration and observation from kicking game experts
  • Classroom video analysis and critique
  • Situational kicking game preparation and competition

What to Bring:

  • Lunch - We will not have a designated time for lunch, but you can eat throughout the camp.
  • Kicking cleats
  • Tennis shoes
  • Kicking tee
  • Football holder
  • Notebook & pen
  • 2 or more footballs (clearly marked with name)
  • In case of bad weather, make sure to bring long sleeves & sweats

About the Instructors:

Coach Dan Zeidman
Lifetime Kicking Academy

  • 2003-Selected in Alex Spanos All-Star game for Top football players in San Diego County
  • 2004-1st team All-Conference kicker/punter at Grossmont College
  • 2007-All-American Punter/Special Teams Captain at Idaho State Univerity
  • 2008-Signed free agent contract with Carolina Panthers and trained summer with the team
  • 2010-Played for Colorado Ice and set IFL record with 57 yard field goal
  • 2010-Founded Lifetime Kicking Academy in Pocatello, Idaho
  • 2010-Present- Coached at more than 25 University Camps, 5 NCS SuperCamps and has coached and mentored over 150 specialists ranging from middle school through the professional rankings

Coach Dan Z has a passion for God, people and football.  He feels very blessed to get the opportunity to pour into the next generation of kickers.  He currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina with his wife Becca.

Coach Mike Hollis
Proform Kicking Academy
He began his professional career in 1994 with the San Diego Chargers (pre-season only) and retired in 2003, spending 7 years with the Jacksonville Jaguars, 1 year with the Buffalo Bills, and 1 year with the New York Giants. During that time Coach Hollis:

  • Connected on 200 of 250 field goals (80%)
  • Scored 879 points
  • Had a consecutive streak of 20 field goals
  • Was voted AFC Special Teams Player of the Week 7 times
  • Was selected to the 1998 Pro Bowl after leading the NFL in scoring with 134 points
  • Had his best season in 2000, converting on 24 of 26 field goals (92.3%), even when he missed 4 games after his second of 3 back surgeries.

Mike presently holds some very impressive rankings in NFL history. He is in the top 5 of highest percentages in field goals over 50 yards (13/19, 68.4%); top 10 in accuracy over 40+ yard field goals (63/92, 68.5%); top 5 in field goal accuracy in the playoffs (16/18, 88.8%); and top 20 in overall field goal accuracy (80.0%).
Mike currently resides in Jacksonville, Florida.