Meet The Coaches

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

Coach Angie

Coach Angie

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Angie is a mother of two children and lives with her family in Grantville, PA. In her free time, she can be found scrapbooking or spending time with her family. Her favorite color is yellow! She is excited to see the look on your child’s face when they learn something new this season!

 

Coach Nicole

Coach Nicole

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Nicole is currently a junior at Elizabethtown College studying early childhood and special education with a minor in Spanish. She comes to us with years of soccer experience as a goalie and volunteer experience as a girls’ soccer coach at Lower Dauphin High School. To win her over, make sure you share your cotton candy with her! She is excited to teach your child and see them learn throughout this season!

Coach Gina

Coach Gina

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Gina is originally from West Chester, PA and moved locally to attend Shippensburg University. She is currently working to earn her Master’s degree in Counseling. She grew up playing soccer and is passionate about giving your children the same positive experiences that she received. Gina has a passion for working with children and she cannot wait to see them thrive this season!

Coach Ann

Coach Ann

Soccer Shots Coach

A current resident of York, PA, Ann played four years of collegiate soccer at Millersville University while earning her Elementary Education degree. She also has a Masters in Special Education. She previously taught in the Cumberland Valley School District. Ann has remained active with soccer and children by playing in women’s leagues, as well as currently raising three children of her own. One way she found to pass on her passions for soccer, teaching, and children is through her involvement with Soccer Shots.

Coach Sam

Coach Sam

Soccer Shots Coach

A York native, Coach Sam attended York College and earned her degree in Psychology. She works for the Lincoln Intermediate Unit as a personal care assistance for children. She has also decided to go back to school to earn her teaching degree. When she is not studying, she plays on two co-ed soccer teams, swims, and loves spending time with her family and friends. She loves that children are always ready to learn and have fun! On the soccer field, her favorite move is the step-over turn. A few of her favorite things are seafood and the color pink!

Coach Steve

Coach Steve

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Steve is currently a student at Dickinson College where he is pursuing a double major in International Business & Management and Philosophy. Originally from the Pittsburgh area, Steve began playing soccer at the age of 4 and continues to play today. Coach Steve has coached children in a recreational soccer league. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends, playing the piano, playing hockey, and running. He is most excited to continue serving children and impacting them through the game of soccer.

Coach Dalton

Coach Dalton

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Dalton can be found teaching PE at a private school in Maryland during the day and exploring Soccer Island at night with all of his soccer friends. He has coached soccer to various ages and strives to inspire and encourage children to enjoy sports and believes it will help them learn and grow through life. Coach Dalton is getting married in June!

Coach David

Coach David

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach David is a full-time Brand Ambassador with Soccer Shots Harrisburg & York. David was born and raised in Mexico, and attended nearby Messiah College where he was a four-year member of the NCAA Division III powerhouse men’s soccer team. He was a winger for the Falcons, and he helped them to the 2017 Division III National Championship. He is excited to now work full-time with Soccer Shots to train children across Harrisburg & York. 

Coach Creasy

Coach Creasy

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Creasy is originally from Peru. He came the United States when he was 7 years old. Currently, he is pursuing a degree in Business Administration at Penn State Harrisburg. Coach Creasy has coached soccer to various ages. He is excited to continue to use the game of soccer as an avenue to teach and positively impact children.

 

Coach Shania

Coach Shania

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Shania is currently studying radiology at York College. She has always had a passion for sports. She is excited about the opportunity to combine her love of children and teaching with the game of soccer. She notes the most significant people in her life are her parents who push her to be the best she can be. In her free time, Coach Shania enjoys spending time with friends and family, going to state park, and spending time at the gym.

Coach Kiana

Coach Kiana

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Kiana grew up locally in Harrisburg. She is currently working full time and finishing up her college degree. Her experience includes working with children in various childcare centers over the past several years. Coach Kiana loves spending time outdoors with hiking and fishing. You will find her always on the go with her love of activity and fitness. Coach Kiana can’t wait to meet your child and see them smile on Soccer Island!

 

Coach Michaela

Coach Michaela

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Michaela is a senior at York College of PA studying Radiography. In her free time she loves getting outside, staying active, and spending time with friends. Michaela has been playing soccer since she can remember and can’t wait to share her love for the game with young children.

Coach Sarah

Coach Sarah

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Sarah comes to us with years of experience working with preschool children. She first was introduced to Soccer Shots when her son participated several years ago. She is passionate about impacting children. Sarah lives in Dover with her husband and her three sons.

Coach Kelley

Coach Kelley

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Kelley is ecstatic to be joining the Soccer Shots team! She has grown up in Carlisle and will be a senior at Messiah College. She is studying to earn her degree in Musical Theatre with a minor in Disability and Family Wellness. She loves working with children especially because they are so carefree! She aspires to open a theater and dance company for children one day. A few fun facts about Kelley are that she loves pizza and red pandas. Be sure to ask Coach Kelley what her favorite joke is when you see her on Soccer Island!

Coach Dillon

Coach Dillon

Coach

Coach Dillon is from Maryland but came to York College to play lacrosse and obtain his elementary education degree. He is currently student teaching in York. Dillon enjoys watching children grow and get excited about the progress that they make. In his free time, he enjoys rollerblading, skateboarding, cooking with his girlfriend and watching movies. He’s excited to make an impact with children on Soccer Island as he does in the classroom!

Coach Connor

Coach Connor

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Connor is from Palmyra, Pa and recently graduated from Arcadia University with a BS in Sports Management. He enjoys spending time with my friends, playing soccer, lacrosse and listening to music. He is very excited to be a part of the Soccer Shots team! He loves the children’s enthusiasm and energy when on the soccer field. A fun fact about Connor is that he has traveled to six different countries! Look for Connor juggling on Soccer Island as it is his favorite soccer skill.

Coach Sam

Coach Sam

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Sam is from Easton, PA and is currently attending Messiah College studying elementary education. Sam has played soccer since she was five years old. She enjoys working with children because of their excitement and curiosity in all that surrounds them. In her free time, Sam likes to read, run, be outside, and spend time with her family and friends.  She even spent the last two summers in Colorado hiking and working! You can find Sam on the field this season showing control!

Coach Morgan

Coach Morgan

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Morgan is from Harrisburg, PA and is working full-time for an insurance company! Morgan has coached with Soccer Shots now for over four seasons. In her free time, she enjoys playing soccer with her twin. Morgan is looking forward to watching the children learn and improve throughout the season. Her favorite food is pizza and you can find her on Soccer Island juggling.

Coach Kayla

Coach Kayla

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Kayla is from Connecticut but attends Messiah College as a Psychology major. Kayla coached with Soccer Shots while in Connecticut as well! She enjoys the children’s enthusiasm for life. She plans to work with children one-on-one in her future career as a Child Psychologist. When not working with children, Kayla enjoys hiking and exploring the outdoors with her dad, three sisters and German Shepherd puppy, Ellie. Coach Kayla’s favorite skill is the pull-back, so look for her to show your child that move this season!

Coach DeeAnne

Coach DeeAnne

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach DeeAnne grew up in Spring Grove and worked as a Special Instructor and Service Coordinator for Early Intervention for 17 years! She is a Penn State fan and enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons playing games, watching a movie, or watching her sons play basketball and baseball! DeeAnne enjoys the stories that children tell her and how imaginative they can be, so she is excited to experience more of that on Soccer Island!

Coach Gabby

Coach Gabby

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Gabby is from York but currently works in Hershey at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. Gabby loves to watch children learn new skills and see them practice until they finally get it! In her free time she likes to run and play with her puppy, Kaiser, as well as spending time with her parents and two little sisters. Gabby loves sushi and the color aqua. She can’t wait to see your children on Soccer Island!

Coach Derek

Coach Derek

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Derek has a true passion for soccer and coaching. He signed his first professional soccer contract when he was 16, and has played professionally in multiple countries including Guatemala and Sweden. He loves leading the next generation of soccer players through our structured programs, and teaching character words such as encouragement and respect. Coach Derek especially loves seeing how children grow throughout a season, both on and off the field!

Coach Lindsay

Coach Lindsay

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Lindsay is from Duncannon, Pa. and is currently earning her degree in Sports Management from York College of Pennsylvania. She was a three-time All-Capital Athletic Conference award winner on the field hockey field, and she is set to graduate this year with a degree in Sports Management. Lindsay’s role as an intern on our team will be to impact children both on the field in coaching, and off the field in support of our day-to-day operations. She has always had a passion for sports and helping others, and she is truly excited to develop young children through Soccer Shots!

Coach Trevor

Coach Trevor

Coach

Coach Trevor is a sophomore at Messiah College studying business administration. He plays on the Messiah Men’s Soccer team and hopes to one day coach at the collegiate level. A few fun facts about Trevor are that he loves ice cream and enjoys fishing in addition to soccer of course! Coach Trevor is excited to work with your children and encourage their energy and excitement on field playing soccer!

Coach Dani

Coach Dani

Coach

Coach Dani is a student at Penn State Harrisburg and plays on the women’s soccer team! She is originally from Berks County but relocated to attend college here. Coach Dani participated in two district championships and a state quarter finalist title while she was in high school! Off the field, Dani is very close with her grandparents and her dog, Duke!. She also loves grilled cheese. Coach Dani is excited to share her love of soccer with children as it has had a great impact on her life.

Coach Holly

Coach Holly

Coach

Coach Holly has returned to our team to continue to serve the children and families of Soccer Shots! Coach Holly is no stranger to serving children and families as she spend much of her time as a Child Life Specialist. She is a graduate of Messiah College where she played for the women’s soccer team. Coach Holly enjoys snowboarding and spending time with family and friends and her favorite color is blue!

Coach Shay

Coach Shay

Coach

Coach Shay is a men’s soccer player at nearby Messiah College, where he’s become regarded as one of the best defenders in the Mid-Atlantic Region. He’s an all-conference performer for the Falcons, and he helped the program to the NCAA Division III National Championship in 2017. Coach Shay is incredibly grateful for the coaches he’s had throughout his life, and he’s excited to now invest into the growth of boys and girls with Soccer Shots!

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