Meet The Coaches

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

Coach Aaron and Coach Sarah

Coach Aaron and Coach Sarah

Co-Owners

Aaron and Sarah became the new owners of Soccer Shots Little Rock in the Fall of 2020 with the goal of providing a beloved growth experience for every child and a remarkable experience for every family! Coach Aaron is originally from Dublin, Ireland and came to the United States when he was 15 to play high school soccer. After high school he went on to play collegiate soccer at Tennessee Wesleyan University. Aaron and his wife Sarah also own Soccer Shots in Memphis, Tennessee and love getting to positively impact children’s lives, each and every week!

Coach Danielle

Coach Danielle

Program Director

Danielle is a Navy wife and Mom to a 5 year old daughter. She is originally from Jacksonville, FL. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management in 2012. She started coaching youth soccer when she was 16 years old in Ingleside, TX. She has worked in the sport and recreation field every since then. She loves Mickey Mouse and Disney World. Hide and seek is her favorite game to play with her daughter, and she is so excited to be working for Soccer Shots! Her role is help families enroll in Soccer Shots and maintain communication to provide an exceptional soccer experience for children.

Coach Caitlin

Coach Caitlin

Coaching Coordinator

Coach Caitlin is a Graduate Student at Texas A&M University Commerce. Grew up in a small town in North Texas and moved to central Arkansas in March of 2020. She has played soccer since the age of 3 and had the opportunity to play in college at Texas A&M University Commerce where she received her bachelor’s in May of 2019. Coach Caitlin loves to spend time with her dogs, family, and friends!

Coach Tori

Coach Tori

Program Coordinator

Coach Tori was born in Florida and moved to Arkansas to play college soccer at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and graduated with her degree in Biology. Additionally, she is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Applied Kinesiology and Physiology at The University of Florida. Coach Tori has been playing soccer since she was 4 and coaching for 5 years now, and she is currently playing on the women’s Semi-Professional Soccer Team in Little Rock. Go Wolves! Coach Tori is an energetic, passionate coach that loves to play soccer with all of her friends on soccer island. One fun fact about Coach Tori is that her favorite Disney movie is Mulan and she has six siblings including herself!

Coach Morgan

Coach Morgan

Certified Coach

Coach Morgan was born in Canada, then moved to Texarkana Texas when he was 10! Coach Morgan has played soccer since he was four years old, and is now pursuing a bachelors degree in exercise science. Coach Morgan loves spending time with his friends, playing video games, and playing soccer!

Coach Jacie

Coach Jacie

Certified Coach

Coach Jacie was born and raised in Saline County. She has an Associate degree from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and a Bachelor’s degree from University of Arkansas at Little Rock. In March 2021, Jacie moved back to Arkansas after living in southwest Montana for the last two years working for a resort. Jacie has played soccer since she was 5 years old and has always had a passion for working with children. Jacie loves to travel, go hunting, and spend time with her family and friends.

Coach Maki

Coach Maki

Certified Coach

Born in Japan and raised in the States, Coach Maki spent nearly 20 years as a dancer before becoming a stay at home mom to her 3 kids. A rugged optimist, she also defeated 2 rare diseases as well as thyroid cancer during that time, and is now the healthiest she’s ever been! Coach M comes from a family full of soccer players, so once she started coaching her youngest son’s soccer team last year, she fell in love with the game again and that’s what brought her here. Her middle son has special needs so she also excels at understanding the individual needs that all children have; and she really enjoys interacting with our soccer friends.

Employment Opportunities

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