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Meet The Coaches

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

Coach Aaron

Coach Aaron

Co-Owner/ Director

Aaron is originally from Dublin, Ireland and came to the United States when he was 15 in 2009 to attend high school at Ridgecroft School. From there he went on to earn a Bachelors Degree in Science from Tennessee Wesleyan University in Athens, Tennessee. While at TWU he helped the Bulldogs win a Regular Season Championship, a Conference Tournament Championship, and also helped TWU reach the National Tournament for only the 2nd time in the school’s history. After his time at TWU, Aaron always felt like Tennessee was ‘HOME’ and is excited to bring his passion for children and soccer back to Tennessee and make an impact serving the community

Sarah is originally from Merry Hill, North Carolina where she attended Lawrence Academy. After graduating from Lawrence she attended Wake Tech Community College and Majored in Cosmetology and General Education. While in college Sarah spent a great deal of time visiting Tennessee and fell in love with the scenic views and culture. After College Sarah worked as a Stylist and Assistant Manager at E.A Wells Hair Design in Raleigh, NC. In May 2017 Sarah and her husband Aaron decided to buy a Soccer Shots and move back to the Volunteer State to serve the community She is eager to make an impact on the community and work with the children of Memphis!

Coach Sarah

Coach Sarah

Co-Owner/Director

Sarah is originally from Merry Hill, North Carolina where she attended Lawrence Academy. After graduating from Lawrence she attended Wake Tech Community College and Majored in Cosmetology and General Education. While in college Sarah spent a great deal of time visiting Tennessee and fell in love with the scenic views and culture. After College Sarah worked as a Stylist and Assistant Manager at E.A Wells Hair Design in Raleigh, NC. In May 2017 Sarah and her husband Aaron decided to buy a Soccer Shots and move back to the Volunteer State to serve the community She is eager to make an impact on the community and work with the children of Memphis!

Coach Danielle

Coach Danielle

Program Director

Danielle is a Navy wife and Mom to a 3 year old daughter. She moved to Millington, TN in July of 2018, but is originally from Jacksonville, FL. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management in 2012. She started coaching youth soccer when she was 16 years old in Ingleside, TX. She had a great  experience as a volunteer coach while living in Japan with her Navy family, and most recently was the Youth Sports Coordinator at a Navy base in Georgia. She loves Mickey Mouse and Disney World. Hide and seek is her favorite game to play with her daughter, and she is so excited to be working for Soccer Shots!

Coach Ali

Coach Ali

Director of Coaching

Coach Ali was born and raised in California. She moved to the Memphis area in 2008. Coach Ali has been playing soccer since she was 5 years old. She had the opportunity to play soccer at a collegiate level at LSU-Alexandria. Coach Ali loves to travel, outdoor activities, and to spend time with family and friends.

Coach Rachel

Coach Rachel

Certified Coach

Coach Rachel was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and is new to the Memphis area. She has been working with children as a teacher, coach, and mentor for five years. Coach Rachel will graduate from the the University of the Memphis in 2022 with a Bachelor’s in Social Work. In her free time she enjoys doing volunteer work, running, and going to the beach. Coach Rachel is so excited to meet new friends on Soccer Island!

Coach Hannah

Coach Hannah

Certified Coach

Coach Hannah is from O’Fallon, Missouri. She moved to Memphis this past fall to attend the University of Memphis to study Nursing. She is dedicated to working with young children. In the past she has worked with children ages 2-13 as a camp counselor, coach, and mentor.

Coach Christion

Coach Christion

Certified Coach

Coach Christion is from Memphis TN. He has played sports his entire life, inlcuding soccer, which he started at 6 years old. He also coaches the Germantown Highschool Football team in addition to coaching at Soccer Shots. Coach Christion is currently attending the University of Memphis where he is pursuing a degree in History. He hopes to one day become a History teacher! In his spare time he loves to read and write, and once he graduates college he would love to become a motivational speaker and teacher. He is a former college football player and high school basketball player, and his favorite foods are pizza and hot wings!

Coach Allie

Coach Allie

Certified Coach

Coach Allie was born and raised in Savannah, Georgia.  She is currently a student at the University of Memphis where she also plays on the soccer team.  She has been playing soccer since she was eight years old and it has always been a dream of hers to share her passion of playing soccer with others. She plans to graduate in 2022 with a Bachelor’s degree in nursing.  In her free time she loves paddle boarding, playing with her dog, and spending time with her friends.

Geo

Geo

Certified Coach

Coach Geo was born in California and moved to the Memphis area when he was 10. He has been playing soccer since he was 3 years old and has loved it ever since. Coach Geo is a former college soccer player and is now focusing in getting a degree in Computer Science. He is a huge soccer fanatic and hopes to share his passion for soccer to those he coaches. Coach Geo loves soccer, soccer, soccer, and food.

Coach Nick

Coach Nick

Certified Coach

Coach Nick was born and raised in Richmond, VA. He moved to Memphis to be closer to his brother and nephews. He has played sports and various games competitively his entire life, starting with soccer at the age of 7. Growing up, coach Nick played card games professionally, including the Pokemon card game. He completed a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy at the Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va and is finishing a bachelor’s degree in History at the University of Memphis. Coach Nick hopes to one day travel around the world, teaching kids History and Philosophy. In his spare time he enjoys playing games with his friends, watching movies, and cooking.

Coach Kayla

Coach Kayla

Certified Coach

Coach Kayla is originally from Memphis, Tennessee but spent 15 years living in Rochester NY. She has played sports her entire life, including soccer, softball, and cheerleading. She played on the Rochester River Flow Soccer-travel team from 6th-9th Grade. She was also a dancer for 9 years and performed with the well known Garth Fagan dance company, where she was part of Th Lion King broadway performance which traveled all over the world. This will be her 4th year coaching soccer and the 1st year coaching with Soccer Shots. She graduated from The University of Memphis in 2017 with a Bachelors in Legal Studies. She hopes one day to attend law school to become a lawyer. In her spare time she love to play soccer, work out, read and spend time with her awesome 7 year old son. Her favorite color is pink, and her favorite foods are sushi, steak and pickles. She is so excited to be a part of the Soccer Shots team and mission and looks forward to working with each and every child this season!

Coach Micah

Coach Micah

Certified Coach

Coach Micah was born and raised in Atlanta, DC, and Memphis. He is currently studying in Sport Management at the University of Memphis. Coach Micah played in collegiate athletics at multiple schools and love sports. Coach Micah loves playing video games, studying history, and watching sports.

Coach John

Coach John

Certified Coach

Coach John is from Hattiesburg, MS. He moved to Memphis in August of 2017. John works for Fox 13 as a broadcast director in addition to Soccer Shots. John has played sports his entire life. He played basketball in high school and also soccer. Coach John went to school at Jones County Junior College and transferred to the University of Southern Mississippi and majored in Recording Industry and minor in music. In his spare time he works on music or go to the basketball gym to play some pick basketball. Coach John also likes to eat, his favorite foods are Spaghetti(Any Pasta), wings and seafood. Coach also loves watching movies especially marvel movies.

Coach Jessie

Coach Jessie

Certified Coach

Coach Jessie was born in Florida and moved to Memphis in 2015. Her son loves to participate in Soccer Shots. She has played soccer her whole life, and loves sharing her passion for soccer. She’s in school for aircraft maintenance and loves fixing planes and trucks.

Coach Cameron

Coach Cameron

Coach Cameron has lived in Memphis his whole life. He started playing sports when he was 5. He graduated from Whitehaven in 2018, and he plans on studying to be an airplane mechanic. He started working with kids at daycare centers at the age of 15 and loved it ever since. He loves Jesus, working out, and tacos.

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