Meet The Coaches

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

Coach Jessica

Coach Jessica

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Jessica! Coach Jessica played soccer in high school and played with Bristol Soccer Club. She loves playing soccer because she enjoys to exercise and have fun with our little soccer players. Jessica has been with Soccer Shots since September 2017! When she is not on Soccer Island, you can find her traveling or eating buffalo wings and noodles!

Coach Ari

Coach Ari

Soccer Shots CT Coach & Partner Services Coordinator

Meet Coach Ari! Coach Ari is currently studying Business Administration at Asnuntuck Community College! She has played soccer for as long as she can remember! Coach Ari loves to play with the little soccer players that come on Soccer Island and always gives as many high fives as she can. Ari has been with Soccer Shots since August 2018. When she is not on Soccer Island, you can find her singing, spending time with her friends, visiting her papa, or eating buffalo chicken!

Coach Ricardo

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Ricardo! Coach Ricardo is currently studying economics at the University of Connecticut! He enjoys spending time on Soccer Island because he loves the energy and enthusiasm of kids! Ricardo has been with Soccer Shots since August 2019! When he is not on Soccer Island, you can find him working out, watching Spongebob, or eating spaghetti!

Coach Kara

Coach Kara

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Kara! Coach Kara currently attends Springfield College and has previously played soccer semi-pro. She loves working with kids and has been with Soccer Shots since August 2019! When Kara is not on Soccer Island, you can find her running, playing guitar, cooking, or eating peanut butter!

Coach Rebecca

Coach Rebecca

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Rebecca! Coach Rebecca is currently studying Forensic Technology at the University of New Haven! She had been playing soccer for 12 years and she enjoys Soccer Shots because she loves playing and teaching soccer players new moves. Rebecca has been with Soccer Shots since September 2019! When Coach Rebecca is not on Soccer Island, she loves to read, run, watch tv, and eat pasta!

Coach Kyle

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Kyle! Coach Kyle currently attends Manchester Community College! He loves coaching and has been coaching for various teams since he was 13. Kyle has been with Soccer Shots since May 2019! When Coach Kyle is not on Soccer Island, you can find him eating sushi, watching Spongebob or working at a daycare!

Coach Vince

Coach Vince

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Vince! Coach Vince grew up playing soccer and has coached for various teams! He has been working with kids for 10 years and loves being active with the kids on Soccer Island. Vince has been with Soccer Shots since August 2018! When he is not on Soccer Island, you can find him writing and recording music, watching movies, or eating pizza!

Coach Garrett

Coach Garrett

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Garrett! Coach Garrett has a lot of experience with soccer: he played for 13 years, coached a middle school for 4 years, and was on staff with his college team for 3 years. Garrett has been with Soccer Shots since July 2019! When he is not sharing his love of soccer on the field, you can find him listening to music, watching tv, or eating blueberry muffins!

Coach Allec

Coach Allec

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Allec! Coach Allec is a former Division 1 College soccer player and loves to take his skills and put them in action with our little ones on Soccer Island! Allec has been with Soccer Shots since August 2019! When he is not on Soccer Island, you can find him writing, watching Scooby-Doo, caring for the environment, or eating pasta!

Coach Carmelo

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Carmelo! Coach Carmelo played soccer in college and he loves teaching our soccer players the game. Carmelo has been with Soccer Shots since September 2018! When he is not on Soccer Island, you can find him playing fortnite, hiking, playing basketball, or eating raspberries!

Coach Sean

Coach Sean

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Sean! Coach Sean has a lot of soccer experience: he played for his high school team, premiere league, college team, and an over 30 team. Sean loves soccer and has been with Soccer Shots since November 2017. When he is not on Soccer Island, you can find him watching the Fresh Prince of Belair or eating ice cream!

Coach Jamie

Coach Jamie

Soccer Shots CT Coach & Director of Coaching

Meet Coach Jamie! Coach Jamie has been playing and coaching for as long as he can remember. He wants to make sure that all kids grow up to love playing and watching soccer! When he is not on Soccer Island, you can find him hiking, watching soccer games, or eating popcorn from the movie theater!

Coach Melanie

Coach Melanie

Soccer Shots CT Coach

Meet Coach Melanie! Coach Melanie was captain of her varsity soccer team in high school. She has been with Soccer Shots since 2017. When she is not on Soccer Island, you can find her with her 3 dogs, watching YouTube videos, or baking with her sisters!

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