Meet The Coaches

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

Coach Taylor

Coach Taylor

Executive Director

Hometown: Dayton, Ohio

Favorite Food: Pomegranate

Favorite Sports Team: USWNT

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Reading

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Helping children learn character words and how to apply them while also experiencing their joy as they learn a game I’ve always loved

Coach Kyle

Coach Kyle

Director of Operations

Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio

Favorite Food: Pepperoni Pizza

Favorite Sports Team: Cleveland Guardians

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Going to the zoo with my family and painting Nutcrackers

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Making kids laugh as they learn new skills and concepts

Coach Emily

Coach Emily

Assistant Director of Operations

Hometown: Granger, Indiana

Favorite Food: Scrambled Eggs

Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Cubs

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Hanging out with friends

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Seeing the kids smiles and seeing how much they grow from day one to the last day!

Coach Cassie

Coach Cassie

Hometown: Fort Wayne, Indiana

Favorite Food: Spaghetti

Favorite Sports Team: USWNT

Favorite Activity (Outside of soccer): Knitting hats and being around friends and family

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Watching them grow and learn new skills

Coach Claire

Hometown: Riverview, Michigan

Favorite Food: Peanut butter toast with banana

Favorite Sports Team: Detroit Tigers

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Going outside for a run and playing the saxophone

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Watching the kids become confident in the skills that they are learning

Coach Eleah

Hometown: Ludington, MI

Favorite Food: Blueberries

Favorite Sports Team: USWNT

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Baking, hiking, watching other sports

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Getting to see kids fall in love with my favorite sport how I did when I was their age

Coach Emily

Coach Emily

Hometown: South Bend, Indiana

Favorite Food: Coffee or chocolate

Favorite Sports Team: Ohio State

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Spending time with family

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Watching them grow in confidence and learn new skills

Coach Joshua

Hometown: South Bend, Indiana

Favorite Food: Too many to tell

Favorite Sports Team: Real Madrid

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Playing basketball

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Passing your knowledge onto them

Coach Karli

Coach Karli

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Coach Olivia

Hometown: New Palestine, IN

Favorite Food: Mashed potatoes

Favorite Sports Team: USWNT

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Hanging out with friends

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Their humor!

Coach Ann

Coach Ann

Hometown: Holland, Michigan

Favorite Food: Chicken Tenders and French Fries

Favorite Sports Team: MSU SPARTANS!

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Kayaking, hiking, being outside, crafts, eating food and trying new things

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Watching young minds grow while sharing the exciting game of soccer

Coach Brooke

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Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Spending time with friends and family

Best Part about Coaching Kids: They always brighten up my day, and I hope that I leave the same impression with them

Coach Martin

Hometown: South Bend, Indiana

Favorite Food: Lasagna

Favorite Sports Team: Indiana Hoosiers

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Reading, writing, and playing video games with friends

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Making their day and watching them open up to the things they’re learning

Coach Shub

Hometown: Granger, Indiana

Favorite Food: Tonkotsu Ramen

Favorite Sports Team: Notre Dame, Chicago Bulls, and Leeds United

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Being outside, playing sports like basketball and tennis, gaming, and listening to music

Best Part about Coaching Kids: Becoming a pivotal role model in their young careers but also being their friend and seeing them smile

Coach Josiah

Hometown: Mishawaka, Indiana

Favorite Food: Glazed Meatloaf

Favorite Sports Team: Barcelona

Favorite Activity (Outside of Soccer): Playing outside, cheering others on!

Best Part about Coaching Kids: You get to teach them everything you know, all while having fun!

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