Coach Orlando grew up in Florida. He began playing soccer when he was 12 and rapidly gained the love for the sport and all of its teachings. After High School, he went off to college in Orlando, FL and obtained a Criminal Justice degree. There, he began sharing his passion for the sport coaching for the Orlando City Youth Academy, a local High School, Club teams and development programs. In 2015 he moved to North Carolina and started to pursue what he is most passionate about within Soccer Shots, developing character in young minds through soccer, just as someone did for him as a young 7-year-old boy. Coach Orlando and his family are grateful for the opportunity to give back to the community and contribute to shaping young minds in the beautiful area of Salt Lake.
Coach Anna is originally from Salt Lake City. She started playing soccer since she was in first grade and has gained a love and passion for the sport ever since. She currently plays for Occidental College in the NCAA and the Utah Red Devils in the WPSL. She is currently studying biology and is on the pre-med track. Her favorite soccer memory is winning state for her high school team, three times in a row! Coach Anna is excited to share her love and passion for soccer with all her friends on soccer island and hoping to cultivate the next generation of soccer stars!
Coach Cameron has lived in Salt Lake City his whole life. He started playing soccer when he was 4 years of age and gained the love for it right away. He loves soccer so much, that he thinks about it during every part of his daily life routine. Coach Cameron currently plays soccer and graduated from West Jordan High School in 2018, where he also played. He also enjoys working on cars, while dribbling a soccer ball.
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