Skyhawks programs have been developed to improve individual skills and are tailored specifically to each sport offered. Each Skyhawks experience offers fundamentals, fun times and good friends. Skyhawks is a unique program that is committed to creating the best sports experience possible for every single child. The energetic, personable staff welcome each participant and make them feel like part of a team. The participants are separated into small, age appropriate groups where they learn new skills in a fun environment. Skyhawks have adopted the philosophy of engaging children, creating an atmosphere that is positive, respectful and fun, emphasizes team unity over individual accomplishment and reinforces the value of participation over the rewards of winning. Mini-Hawk, Ages 4-7 An introductory program for children, Mini-Hawk helps children explore soccer, baseball and basketball with staff comprised mostly of teachers and college-age athletes. No pressure, just a lot of fun while your little athlete participates in all three sports through unique "Skyhawks" games and techniques. Staff in this program are committed to starting children off on the right foot as they take their first steps into sports. Participants should bring: shin guards (recommended), appropriate clothing (sneakers), water bottle, snack and sunscreen (apply before sending to program in am). Child-staff ratio in this program is approximately 8:1.