Meet The Coaches

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

Coach Austin

Coach Austin

Coach Austin is originally from Murfreesboro, TN! He graduated from UTC with a B.S. in Sports Administration, and graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a M.S. in Sports Administration. When Coach Austin isn’t on the field with your kiddos, you can find him spending time outdoors with his dog, Nala! Coach Austin loves having the opportunity to impact your children through the game of soccer, and can’t wait to meet them!

Coach Caitlin

Coach Caitlin

Hi! I am Coach Caitlin! I am born and raised in Chattanooga, TN. I am a senior at Tennessee Tech majoring in Business Administration with a focus in General Management and an Associates in Education. If I am not on the field, you can find me outside with a book or a camera. I cannot wait to meet your kiddos!

Coach Cedrick

Coach Cedrick

Coach Cedrick is originally from Memphis, TN and came to Chattanooga for school. He began coaching for Soccer Shots in the fall of 2019. He loves coaching because it offers the opportunity to watch children grow not only on the field but in life. When he is not coaching he’s cheering for Real Madrid, playing video games, or doing something active outdoors! Coach Cedrick can’t wait to meet you and your children!

Coach Hilary

Coach Hilary

Coach Hilary began working with Soccer Shots in Spring 2018. She is now working full time for Soccer Shots and is highly requested by parents and players. She is grew up here in Chattanooga and graduated from UTC. Her favorite skill to coach is a pull back and loves to play “What time is it Mr. Fox.” When she is not coaching she is anywhere live music is playing.

Coach Jackson

Coach Jackson

My name is Coach Jackson and I am from Nashville Tennessee. My hobbies include soccer, hiking and taking care of my dog. I am super excited to get to know your kiddos and have a great Soccer Shots season!

Coach Jimmy

Coach Jimmy

Coach Jimmy is originally from Atlanta, GA! He developed a passion for soccer at a young age and hasn’t stopped playing since. He has been with Soccer Shots since 2019. When he isn’t coaching, he loves hiking, camping, biking, and enjoying everything Chattanooga has to offer. His favorite thing about coaching is not just seeing kids improve on their athletic ability; it’s seeing them have fun and learn to become great teammates to their friends at Soccer Shots. He can’t wait to meet you and your children this season!

Coach Katie

Coach Katie

Bio coming soon!

Coach Lenka

Coach Lenka

Coach Lenka is from Peru, the best Peruvian cuisine!! She graduated from Major National University San Marcos as a PE teacher. After 8 years of being working in schools Coach Lenka moved to Chattanooga Tn. She went to University of Chattanooga for a certification license. Coach Lenka has been working with kids for long time and loves to be able to make an impact in the lives of children through the game of soccer.

Coach Manny

Coach Manny

Coach Manny has been with Soccer Shots for a while now! He not only enjoys teaching our friends to play soccer, but also enjoys watching them grow individually. Coach Manny has previous experience teaching children dance lessons. When he is not coaching he enjoys making dance videos, going to the gym, and hanging out with friends. Coach Manny can’t wait to meet your children this season!

Coach Mary

Coach Mary

Coach Mary is from Chattanooga & has spent most of her life here. She attended UTC and studied psychology, and she loves traveling & seeing new places. She has worked with children in various settings including volunteer work, youth camps, & director of after school care. Coach Mary has two children of her own, and she is looking forward to spending time with your child & getting to know them on the field!

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