Originally from Amarillo, Texas. Teddy Hagen grew up playing club and high school soccer in North Texas Soccer Leagues. He moved to Colorado in 2007 to play soccer for Colorado Christian University and earn his bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. After college, Teddy combined his passion for working with children and soccer by coaching with the Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Club. At the club, he became their youth Program Director before deciding to move back to Texas in the summer of 2017 to be closer to his family. Once in Dallas, he knew he wanted to continue coaching young players and Soccer Shots was the perfect fit for him! Teddy holds his National Youth Soccer License and United States Soccer Federation D License. Teddy is married to Shayna who is a Dallas Native.
Director of Coaching
Originally from New York City, Felix grew up playing soccer in Queens, New York. He played club soccer throughout his youth as well as in High School and College. After college Felix played in several highly competitive adult leagues including one of New York’s top leagues: The Cosmopolitan Soccer League. At the age of 21 Felix got involved in coaching, starting as an Assistant Coach at Riverdale Country School. He then moved on to coach for six years at Manhattan Soccer Club, the North Eastern Region and New York’s top youth soccer club. He was also brought on as the Junior Varsity Head Coach at the Collegiate School for 3 years. Alongside coaching competitive soccer, Felix also worked eight years as a coach for Soccer Friends USA in Queens, NY; a similar enrichment program as Soccer Shots. Before relocating to Dallas, TX, Felix coached a new and rapidly growing soccer club in Queen called Queens United SC. He looks forward to contributing to the growth of Soccer Shots Central Dallas with his extensive knowledge and experience in youth soccer. He can’t wait to help spread his passion and love for the game of soccer to the children of DFW! Felix currently holds Coaches United Youth and Regional diplomas (formerly known as the NSCAA).
Originally born in Los Angeles, California, Michael moved to Dallas when he was 2. He spent the majority of his childhood glued to a soccer ball, starting at the age of 4 and playing all through High School. He also played recreational soccer in college at Midwestern State University where he studied radiology and business. Michael loves to spend his time with family and friends, cares about his faith, and enjoys playing music whenever he can. Michael looks forward every week to coaching Soccer Shots and impacting lives beyond the game of soccer!
Born in Grand Prairie, TX and raised in Laredo TX, Aron Villegas grew up playing club soccer with the Laredo Heat as well as playing varsity soccer for United High School. While in High School, he was able to play with the Laredo Heat semi-pro reserve team. Aron attended Texas A&M International University in 2015 before transferring to the University of Texas at Arlington where he majored in Kinesiology: Exercise Science. Aron was an intern at Athlete, Training & Health Arlington, where they specialize in exercise science and exercise programming for athletes of all ages. He is thrilled to be a part of the Central Dallas family as our scope of work directly correlates with his field of studies and his passion for the game of soccer.
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