Meet The Coaches

We are proud to have the best coaches in youth soccer.

Coach Abey

Coach Abey

Favorite Color: Coral

Favorite Soccer Skill: Juggling

Favorite Sports Team: Georgia Bulldogs

Hometown: Birmingham, Al

Experience with kids/sports: I babysit and helped coach middle school

Favorite part about coaching: Teaching the kids something that brings them fun and joy

Favorite Snack: Gummy Bears

Coach Alexis

Coach Alexis

Favorite Color: Tiffany Blue

Favorite Soccer Skill: Scissor

Favorite Sports Team: Alabama Crimson Tide 

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Experience with kids/sports: Coaching, PE teacher, worked in kids ministry at a church, worked in a sport league

Favorite part about coaching: Watching kids grow in confidence and passion

Favorite Snack: Gummy Bear

Coach Blake

Coach Blake

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Soccer Skill: Step over

Favorite Sports Team: Gamecocks 

Hometown: Sumter, SC

Experience with kids/sports: Elementary Education Major And Soccer Coaching

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing the players improve while enjoying the game

Favorite Snack: Twix

Coach Brian

Coach Brian

Favorite Color: Green

Favorite Soccer Skill: Stepover

Favorite Sports Team: Michigan St.

Hometown: Ferndale, MI

Experience with kids/sports: 30 years (I know a long time)

Favorite part about coaching: Watching the kids improve every season

Favorite Snack: Skittles

Coach Brittany

Coach Brittany

Favorite Color: Blue 

Favorite Soccer Skill: Step-Over

Favorite Sports Team: Clemson

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Experience with kids/sports: 7 years

Favorite part about coaching: Watching the growth

Favorite Snack: Rolos

Coach Brown

Coach Brown

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Soccer Skill: L-Move

Favorite Sports Team: Dallas Cowboys

Hometown: South Toms River, NJ

Experience with kids/sports: 12 years

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing the growth of the children and their skill development

Favorite Snack: Snickers

Coach Charlie

Coach Charlie

Favorite Color: Pink or Blue

Favorite Soccer Skill: Rainbow Flick

Favorite Sports Team: Manchester United

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Experience with kids/sports: Summer camp and Soccer Shots

Favorite part about coaching: The kids smile and being around soccer

Favorite Snack: Peanut Butter Cups

Coach Daniel

Coach Daniel

Favorite Color: Duke Blue

Favorite Soccer Skill: Elastico

Favorite Sports Team: Arsenal

Hometown: Charlotte, SC

Experience with kids/sports: A little

Favorite part about coaching: Doing what many coaches did for me

Favorite Snack: Reese’s

Coach Danielle

Coach Danielle

Favorite Color: Black

Favorite Soccer Skill: Dribbling

Favorite Sports Team: Atlanta Falcons

Hometown: Charleston

Experience with kids/sports: 10 years of childcare experience

Favorite part about coaching: Passing down knowledge of sports and curriculum and having fun with kids.

Favorite Snack: Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream

Coach Dante

Coach Dante

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Soccer Skill: Crossing

Favorite Sports Team: Tottenham

Hometown: Chadds Ford, PA

Experience with kids/sports: 8 years

Favorite part about coaching: Having Fun

Favorite Snack: Goldfish

Coach Femi

Coach Femi

Favorite Color: Blue, white, gold

Favorite Soccer Skill: Passing

Favorite Sports Team: Arsenal FC 

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Experience with kids/sports: 4 years

Favorite part about coaching: Watching kids learn and improving on their skills.

Favorite Snack: Honey Bun

Coach Gracie

Coach Gracie

Favorite Color: Yellow

Favorite Soccer Skill: Defending

Favorite Sports Team: N/A

Hometown: Charleston

Experience with kids/sports: Volunteering at children’s Museum

Favorite part about coaching: Helping kids

Favorite Snack: M&M’s

Coach Henry

Coach Henry

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Soccer Skill: Step over

Favorite Sports Team: Atlanta Braves

Hometown: Columbia

Experience with kids/sports: Lifeguard

Favorite part about coaching: Watching the players develop their skills

Favorite Snack: Reese’s cup

Coach Jillian

Coach Jillian

Favorite Color: Periwinkle

Favorite Soccer Skill: Pull-back

Favorite Sports Team: USWNT

Hometown: Bardstown, KY

Experience with kids/sports: Peer tutoring in high school, working in a preschool for 2 years, I did ABA with 2-25 year olds with children with behavioral disorders and autism, worked in a daycare system for a year

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing kids grow

Favorite Snack: Starbursts

Coach Kara

Coach Kara

Favorite Color: Yellow

Favorite Soccer Skill: Scoring

Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos

Hometown: Carmel, IN

Experience with kids/sports: Multiple years babysitting and leading Bible camps

Favorite part about coaching: Watching kids get excited about playing soccer!

Favorite Snack: Oranges Slices

Coach Kristen

Coach Kristen

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Soccer Skill: Pull-back

Favorite Sports Team: USWNT

Hometown: Charleston

Experience with kids/sports: I have babysat kids as well as begin a mentor at schools

Favorite part about coaching: Working with little kids and seeing them enjoy the sport.

Favorite Snack: Dark Chocolate

Coach Marisa

Coach Marisa

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite Soccer Skill: Pullback

Favorite Sports Team: Bills

Hometown: Syracuse, NY

Experience with kids/sports: 2 years of coaching

Favorite part about coaching: Watching the kids grow

Favorite Snack: Caramel

Coach Meghan

Coach Meghan

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Soccer Skill: Passing

Favorite Sports Team: Yankees

Hometown: Long Lake, NY

Experience with kids/sports: Tutoring, nannying, and coaching

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing the players smile and be happy with what they’ve accomplished

Favorite Snack: M&M’s

Coach Mike

Coach Mike

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Soccer Skill: Scoring goals and deking

Favorite Sports Team: New Jersey Devils

Hometown: Poughquag, NY

Experience with kids/sports: 6 years as a physical education teacher

Favorite part about coaching: The smiles and fun that

Favorite Snack: Sour Patch Kids

Coach Rashidah

Coach Rashidah

Favorite Color: Purple 

Favorite Soccer Skill: Pullback

Favorite Sports Team: Cardinals

Hometown: St Louis, MO

Experience with kids/sports: 7 years

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing the kids excited about mastering the new skill and making a goal

Favorite Snack: Hi-Chews

Coach Sarah Grace

Coach Sarah Grace

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Soccer Skill: Pull-back

Favorite Sports Team: Wofford

Hometown: Birmingham, Al

Experience with kids/sports: Full-time nanny 2019-2020 for kids ages 2-9, 4 year Camp Skyline counselor for girls ages 6-16, 2019 BUSA rec soccer coach for 12 year old girls

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing all the smiles on the kids’ faces!

Favorite Snack: M&M’s

Coach Tim

Coach Tim

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Soccer Skill: Pull over

Favorite Sports Team: Manchester United

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Experience with kids/sports: A little

Favorite part about coaching: Teaching children new skills that they can master one day

Favorite Snack: Skittles

Coach Victoria

Coach Victoria

Favorite Color: Pink

Favorite Soccer Skill: Step-over

Favorite Sports Team: Clemson

Hometown: Walhalla, SC

Experience with kids/sports: a nanny and worked at public/private after school programs

Favorite part about coaching: seeing kids improve weekly & become more confident in themselves

Favorite Snack: Chocolate

Coach Waldo

Coach Waldo

Favorite Color: Blue 

Favorite Soccer Skill: V-Cut

Favorite Sports Team: Real Madrid

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Experience with kids/sports: Coached for multiple clubs

Favorite part about coaching: Seeing players improve

Favorite Snack: Chocolate chip cookies

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