I am Coach Andres. I am 21 years old and I was born and raised in Colombia. I am currently a senior at UCF, majoring in kinesiology. Since I was a child I have always had future plans about my career that had to do with not only sports but also helping people. While growing up I played soccer for 7 years which has led to my love for coaching. I love working at Soccer Shots because I’m able to help kids from all skill levels, while bringing a positive influence to their sports career and lives.
Hi I’m Leah! I originally grew up in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Orlando to continue my studies at the University of Central Florida as a psychology major. Soccer was a huge part of my life growing up, as I had played for 11 years total and 6 of those playing competitively. I’ve always had a passion for working with kids, especially being able to share the love of soccer with them as well!
I am a fun loving, athletic coach that is super passionate about sports. I absolutely love working with children. I also love to cook and flip when I have time off.
Soccer is my life. I have been playing soccer since a kid all the way up to college. I have been coaching soccer for 17 years and love coaching youth. I am originally from Costa Rica where I learned how to love the game. I am currently a USSF “C” license coach.
I began coaching Soccer Shots in the Summer of 2021. I have been playing soccer since I was a child up through High school. Soccer is my favorite sport. I follow the Premier League and love watching Arsenal play.
Hi my name is Emily Riggs, I am majoring in Kinesiology at the University of Central Florida, hoping to then get my Masters in Athletic Training and become an Athletic Trainer. I have played soccer since I was 8 and have always loved working with kids.
Hi, I’m Coach Madi! I am a student at UCF and majoring in Elementary Education. I have been working with kids since I was about 14 years old. Another fact about me is I have played soccer for over 5 years.
Coach Bautista was born in Colombia and moved to USA at the age of 3. He grew up playing soccer with his cousins in league and high school. He has coached soccer for 7 years voluntarily before joining soccer shots. When he is not on soccer island he is usually watching or playing basketball. Fun fact about Coach Bautista is that he is also a AAU and basketball development coach
I previously played soccer at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. I now attend UCF and am completing my nursing degree. When I am not studying, I like reading, traveling, cooking and playing soccer.
Hi, I am coach Eileen and I attend UCF in the film program. I have been coaching/refereeing for about 3 years . I have played soccer since I was about four years old. I lover soccer and working with kids!
I attend UCF and just moved to Orlando. I love being outdoors and being active. Some of my favorite activities are soccer, dance, volleyball, and jiu-jitsu. I am looking forward to working with the kids this Season.
I am a student at UCF majoring in IT. I’ve played soccer for 15 years and want to be apart of the sport forever. I am excited to start my journey in coaching soccer.
If you have a passion for positively impacting children through youth sports, we’d love to talk to you.