Bianca was born in Louisville, Kentucky and currently lives in Laurel, Maryland. Bianca currently attends UMBC and is studying sociology. Bianca’s favorite color is yellow and Quaker Chew Chocolate Chip Bars is her favorite snack. Some of Bianca’s hobbies include playing the guitar and piano, reading and writing. Bianca’s favorite city is Portland, Oregon. Their Eyes Were Watching God is her favorite book and her Bianca’s favorite television show is Will & Grace. What Bianca is looking forward to most about Soccer Shots is getting better and working with kids and playing soccer.
Carrie was born in Columbia, Maryland and she currently lives in Glen Burnie, Maryland. Carrie attended Howard Community College and studied nutrition. Carrie has a son named Leo and a dog named Ghosty. Her favorite snack is popcorn and her favorite color is blue! Carrie loves visiting Florida and her hobbies include running, playing soccer and listening to music. Carrie’s favorite televisions show is The Masked Singer and her favorite book is Looking for Alaska by John Greene. What Carrie is looking forward to most about Soccer Shots is Introducing a sport she loves to young children in a fun way!
Darren was born in Howard County, Maryand and he currently lives in Fulton, Maryland. Darren has two siblings and two cats! He graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in computer science. His favorite snack is chocolate chip cookies and his favorite color is yellow! Darren loves going to the beach in the summer. Darren’s hobbies include lifting at the gym, playing basketball and soccer and reading. His favorite book is Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper and his favorite television show is Brooklyn Nine-Nine. What Darren is looking forward to most about being a Soccer Shots coach is getting to be goofy with the kids!
Drew is born and raised in Maryland and currently lives in Columbia and has two cats. Drew attended Frostburg State University where he received his Bachelor’s of Science in Recreation and Parks Management. Drew’s favorite color is purple and Goldfish is his favorite snack. Some of Drew’s hobbies include playing soccer, volleyball, skating, and playing FIFA. If Drew could choose anywhere to go on vacation it would be Hawaii. What Drew is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is teaching the children!
Elias is originally from El Salvador, but now lives in Hanover, Maryland. He has a brother, sister and two dogs. Elias currently attends Towson University where he studies Biology. Elias enjoys going to the movies and his favorite movie is The Dark Knight. Elias’s favorite food is spaghetti and orange is his favorite color. Elias also enjoys reading and his favorite book is Maximum Ride. If Elias could choose any place to go on vacation, it would be Madrid, Spain. What Elias is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is mentoring and having fun with the children.
Filippo was born in Alexandria, Virginia and he currently lives in Ellicott City, Maryland with his wife and dog named Snoop. Filippo attended Towson University where he studied majored in philosophy and minored in psychology. His favorite snack is Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and his favorite color is carolina blue. Filippo’s favorite hobbies are playing video games, making music and playing the guitar and singing! Three of Filippo’s favorite places to visit include Ireland, St. Lucia and Disney World! Filippo’s favorite book to read is The Fault in Our Stars and his favorite television show is Game of Thrones! What Filippo is looking forward to most about being a Soccer Shots coach is creating genuine relationships with all of the kids while playing his favorite sport!
Loren was born in Annapolis, Maryland and she currently lives in Linthicum, Maryland. She is working towards her degree at Notre Dame of Maryland with a focus in elementary education, so she can become a teacher! Loren has two brothers and a sister. Her favorite snack is Gold Fish and her favorite color is blue! Loren loves going to the beach. Loren’s hobbies include playing soccer or lacrosse, baking and spending time with her friends and family. Loren’s favorite television show is Friends and she loves the Harry Potter movie series. The Giver by Lois Lowry is Loren’s favorite book to read. What Loren is looking forward to most about Soccer Shots is being able to work with kids and having the opportunity to teach them the skills of her favorite sport!
Marlee is born and raised from Columbia, Maryland and has three sisters, one brother, and a dog. Marlee attended Towson University where she received her Bachelor’s in Psychology. Marlee’s favorite color is blue and her favorite snack is pretzels. Some of Marlee’s hobbies include hiking and binge watching Grey’s Anatomy, which is her favorite television show. Marlee’s favorite book is Wonder. If Marlee could choose anywhere to go on vacation it would be California. What Marlee is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is seeing the children smile because they learned something new or because they are proud of themselves!
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Michelle is currently living in Columbia, Maryland with her siblings and dog. Michelle attended Prince George Community College where she studied early childhood education. Her favorite color is pink and her favorite snacks include tacos, chicken wings and fruit smoothies. Michelle’s favorite hobby is to spend time with friends and family. Her favorite book is The Giver and her favorite television series include Riverdale, Greys Anatomy and The Fosters.
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Michelle was born in Maryland and currently lives in Sykesville. Michelle has a brother and sister as well as a dog and cat. Michelle attended Towson University where she received her degree to be a kindergarten teacher! Her favorite color is pink and Michelle’s favorite snacks are fruits, vegetables and protein bars. One of Michelle’s favorite hobbies is running. Her favorite book series is the Harry Potter series, which is also her favorite movie series. If Michelle could choose anywhere to go on vacation it would be to any country in the world or to the beach! What Michelle is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is meeting new people and building relationships!
Oliver is originally from West Midlands in the United Kingdom, but now lives in Columbia with his wife Darcy and dog, Max. Oliver went to school in the United Kingdom as well, where he attended Stourbridge College. Oliver’s favorite hobbies just include anything soccer or sports related! His favorite movie is Drive and The Great Gatsby is his favorite book. Oliver’s favorite thing to eat is Cadbury’s chocolate. What Oliver is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is having fun with the children!
Shelby was born in Akron, Ohio and she currently lives in Odenton, Maryland with her fiancé Donte. She graduated from Malone University with a degree in Middle Childhood Education. Her favorite snack is watermelon and her favorite color is purple. Shelby’s favorite place is Disney and her favorite hobby is playing video games. Shelby’s favorite movie is How is Moving Castle and her favorite book is Alice in Wonderland. What Shelby is looking forward to most about working with Soccer Shots is building relationships with families and kids.
Tyler is originally from New Jersey, but now lives in Frederick, Maryland. Tyler attended Delaware Valley University where he studied Restaurant and Food Service Management. Tyler has one younger brother and two cats named Sampson and Zoe. His favorite color is blue and crab legs are his favorite food. Some of Tyler’s hobbies include cooking, golf, skiing and fitness. Tyler’s favorite movie is Step Brothers and his favorite book is Harry Potter. If Tyler could choose anywhere to go on vacation, it would be the Bahamas. What Tyler is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is teaching the youth and helping his community.
Jacob was born in Ellicott City, Maryland and still resides there with his dogs. Jacob is currently enrolled at Howard Community College. His favorite television show is The office and his favorite book is Lord of the Rings. Jacob’s favorite snack is oranges and his favorite color is blue. Jacob enjoy sports, as well as, photography and videography and his favorite place to visit is Hawaii. What Jacob is most looking forward to about Soccer Shots is working with children and having lots of fun!
Thierry is originally from Cameroon but now lives in Laurel, Maryland where he enjoys playing soccer, watching documentaries, being in nature, and exploring new areas, cities, and countries. Thierry attended Salisbury University where he studied Exercise Science. Thierry’s favorite movie is Black Hawk Down and his favorite book is There is a River. His favorite color is blue and his favorite snack is coconut roasted almonds. What Thierry is most looking forward to about Soccer Shots is having fun with the kids!
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