Meet The Coaches

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

Lyndsay Rodriguez

Lyndsay Rodriguez

Coach

Coach Lyndsay has been a preschool teacher for 10 years. She Graduated from Shippensburg University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. She has recently taken a break from teaching to stay home with her two children. She enjoys helping children so much she wanted to still be involved. She grew up in a soccer household and knew this would be the perfect place for her to carry on her love for children, encourage learning skills, and the love for the game of soccer.

Eric Njenga

Eric Njenga

Coach

Coach Eric was born in Kenya, Nairobi. He moved to America when he was just 6 years old and grew up in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He is currently pursuing a civil engineering degree at Shippensburg University. Soccer was coach Eric’s first sport and he played it all through high school. Coach Eric is excited to help and to grow with your children while they develop their soccer skills, character, and values.

Tom Birch

Tom Birch

Head Coach

Coach Tom grew up in Cumberland County playing soccer for as long as he can remember.  Tom played collegiate soccer and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Marketing at Central Penn College. Tom holds a Director of Coaching License from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) while also working as the Director of Boys Soccer at a local youth soccer club in Mechanicsburg.  He has coached soccer from the youth level all the way through the collegiate level.  Above all, Tom loves being able to positively impact kids through the game of soccer!

Sierra Hansborough

Sierra Hansborough

Coach

Coach Sierra is a assistant preschool teacher in Middletown, Maryland. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education with an endorsement in Early Education at Shepherd University. She played soccer as she grew up and is excited to coach for Soccer Shots! Coach Sierra looks forward to work with your child while they develop soccer skills and values!

Katlin Shatzer (Kat)

Katlin Shatzer (Kat)

Coach

Coach Kat grew up in St. Thomas, PA, and is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education at Elizabethtown College. She has tried out many sports in her life and landed on soccer at the age of 8, continuing to play on a club team through high school and recreationally in college. Her main positions were goalkeeper or midfielder. Coach Kat is excited to be coaching with Soccer Shots and looks forward to helping children build their soccer skills, helping children grow in their character development, and forming positive relationships with you and your child.

Rafael Santiago

Rafael Santiago

Coach

Coach Rafael grew up in Cagayan de Oro, Philippines and now lives in Martinsburg, West Virginia. He is currently pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Nursing at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College. Coach Rafael started playing soccer when he was 10 years old, he played as a defender in his high school varsity team, and until this day he still plays soccer in his free time. Coach Rafael is excited to work for Soccer Shots as he looks forward to teaching children and helping them grow, learn skills, enjoy and love the game of soccer.

Lexi Livelsberger

Lexi Livelsberger

Coach

Coach Lexi grew up with a soccer ball by her side. Her early love for the game developed around the age of 4. Lexi’s love for soccer landed her on a top 10 nationally ranked team. She now is looking to pursue a degree in pre medicine, and give back to the youth soccer community. She is excited to work with your child and encourage them to have great character, develop soccer skills, and grow to love soccer like she has!

Maggie Lucas

Maggie Lucas

Coach

Coach Maggie grew up in Hershey, Pennsylvania where she played soccer in middle school through high school. Maggie has worked in many daycares and loves seeing children grow as they learn and play. She is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Liberty University. Coach Maggie is very excited to teach little minds all about soccer and to have fun!

Rachael Stauder

Rachael Stauder

Coach

Coach Rachael grew up in Williamsport, MD and has been playing soccer since age 3. She currently works at Robinwood Dental as a Coordinator. Coach Rachael is very excited to work with your children to teach them new and exciting soccer skills while instilling character development!

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