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Meet The Coaches

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

Cesar Gutierrez

Cesar Gutierrez

Head Coach

Meet Coach Cesar!!

Cesar has been playing soccer since he was able to walk. He fell in love with soccer when he scored his first goal. Soccer has always been a big part of his life and would love to be able to help the Lubbock kids grow their interest and love for this fun, inclusive, and amazing game that is soccer.

Favorite Soccer Team: Manchester United F.C.

Favorite Skill: Rainbow

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Number: #11

Favorite Movie: Intersteller

Stephen Murihia

Stephen Murihia

Head Coach

Meet Coach Stephen!!

Stephen started playing soccer in the 4th grade and played all the way into his freshmen year of high school. Stephen did wrestling his last two years of high school and won 3rd place in District. He has worked with children for 4 years now and has loved every second of it! His favorite part of working with children is when he is able to teach and play with them. He is a student at Texas Tech University majoring in Kinesiology, Coach Stephen wants to one day move on and teach children the benefits of a healthy active lifestyle filled with sports and exercise.

Favorite Soccer Team: Bayern Munich

Favorite Skill: Scissors

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Candy: Watermelon Sour Patch Kids

Favorite Movie: Dark Knight Rises

Alyssa Yearick

Alyssa Yearick

Head Coach

Meet Coach Alyssa!!

Coach Alyssa is from Conroe, Texas. She has been playing soccer since she was 8 years old and still plays today on an indoor team. Coach Alyssa is highly energetic and loves to work with kids. She plans on joining the Military in the next few years to embark on a new and exciting career. She has a passion for teamwork and learning new and exciting things. She also has a passion for animals, her favorite animal are turtles!

Favorite Soccer Team: Real Madrid

Favorite Skill: Scissors

Favorite Color: Green

Favorite Food: Tacos

Favorite Movie: Mulan

Whitney Betancourt

Whitney Betancourt

Director of Child Care Education and  Assistant Director of Operations & Engagement

Whitney Betancourt is the Director of Child Care Education for Soccer Shots Lubbock and  Assistant Director of Operations & Engagement. Whitney has over 10 years of experience working with preschool-age children. Whitney has a bachelors degree from Texas Tech in human development and family studies. She also has a masters degree in Early Childhood studies, she knows the importance of play in the role of development and her goal is to educate the coaches in the best ways to help foster that growth. Whitney is a Lubbock native, she has lived here most of her life. She is an active member of First Baptist Church Lubbock and enjoys spending time volunteering in the children’s department with her church family. Whitney is married to her college sweetheart and they have two amazing little boys.

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