Carli Lloyd teaches, awes kids (and parents) at clinic in Mays Landing

MAYS LANDING — Carli Lloyd is renowned for being one of the greatest women’s soccer players in the world.

She is also an inspiration and role model to many young athletes.

That was evident Saturday.

About 300 athletes attended Lloyd’s “CL10” Soccer Clinics at Hamilton Elite FC fields on Hickory Street. There were three, two-hour sessions that focused on enhancing shooting and other skills needed to succeed on the pitch.