Helena Youth Soccer Association

HYSA Elite Camp Coaches Introduced

HYSA Queen City Soccer Camps presents HYSA Elite Academy August 3rd – 6th

for U13-U19 boys and girls will be directed by HYSA’s Director of Coaching Doug Mello, Head Coach Men’s team at Carroll College. Coach Mello has invited to be on the Elite Academy staff the following coaches;

Ben John, Wisconsin Rush Technical Director  has served as Assistant Men’s and Women’s Coach at Luther College, Men’s and Women’s Head Coach Ashford University, Iowa Olympic Development Staff and Region II Goal Soccer Camp Keeper Coach. 

Roy Patton  In 28 years as a collegiate head coach at South Alabama, Vermont and University of Mobile, Patton has compiled a 312-163-39 record. Roy has served as a Regional Olympic Development coach. Roy is part owner of soccer measuring tool Soccer Genius an online tool for players to measure their soccer skills with players around the world.

Alex Balog Head Men's Soccer Coach Montana State University

Coach Balog is in his fourth year with the MSUB men’s soccer program and second year as head coach. In 2012, Balog led the Yellowjackets to an 11-5-2 overall record and a fourth place GNAC conference finish. Balog coached at Auburn University Montgomery (AUM) in Montgomery, Ala. He has served as a coach in the Alabama Olympic Development Program and was the Director of Goalkeeping for the FC Torjager club based in Montgomery.

Balog has played soccer in Belgium, Hungary, Greece and England.

 During the summers of 2012 and 2013, Balog was an assistant coach for the Colorado Rapids Women. The W-League team finished both seasons ranked 4th in their conference and the Super 20’s won the National Championship in 2012. Balog is also the Director of Goalkeeping for the Magic City Soccer club.


Campers can attend day session 9am-1130am for the week $125 or evening session 5pm – 730pm for the week $125 or attend both day and evening for the week $250.


Check out all of our soccer camps at helenasoccer.org, player development; Queen City Camps;

Little Kickers for U4 –U6 and Queen City Soccer Camp U7-U12


For more information www.helenasoccer.org, info@helenasoccer.org 406-431-3064

Phil McGovern Executive Director