Call me Coach Alex, from Lanham, Maryland. I like to power down watching my favorite show Dragon Ball Z and I power up with chicken and PBJ, not at the same time but they are both great. I am teaching soccer to your little ones but still got some learning to do studying Kinesiology and Human Development at University of Maryland College Park. The smiles on all the kids faces pushes me to inspire, motivate, encourage and be a supportive voice for them. My number one color is blue.
Jonathan is from Gaithersburg, Maryland. He lives with his Mom, Dad, and siblings. Jonathan attended University of Baltimore College and majored in Biology. His favorite food is fried chicken and his favorite color is black. Jonathan’s will watch any TV show and he enjoys reading Everyone Poops. If Jonathan could choose any place to go on vacation, it would be Japan. What Jonathan is most looking forward to with coaching for Soccer Shots is being able to motivate the kids to have fun while playing soccer.
Coach & Admin Program Coordinator
My name is Rachel or Coach Rachel and I hail from Silver Spring, MD. Soccer has always been a part of my life so I am so excited that I get to teach something I love to the next generation of soccer stars! When I am not coaching, I am working as the Admin Program Coordinator for Soccer Shots MPD! In my free time, I love hanging out with my family and my dog, Milo!
Hello! My name is Natalie Acker and I am a junior at the University of Maryland, College Park. I am a biology major and am currently aspiring to pursue a pHD program in the future. In my free time, I enjoy going on walks, hanging out with friends, and playing soccer. My favorite animal is a lion and my favorite color is green. I live in College Park during the school year and my hometown is in Elkridge, Maryland.
Hi! My name is Carmelo, I was born in Venezuela but my family is italian. I recently moved from Miami with my wife and daughter. I plan to go back and finish my Exercise Science degree. Coaching kids has always been something I’ve always wanted to do.
Hi my name is Brianna, I am studying to become a teacher in early education and I came across soccer shots when I wanted to learn about how I could help kids. I’ve played soccer since I was in 1st grade all the way till 12th grade.
Hello! I am Coach Arnold. I grew up playing travel soccer all throughout the east coast. I am also a coach for Fusion in Potomac MD. I enjoy coaching kids, I love soccer, I love kids, and I love coaching! I grew up in Montgomery County, Gaithersburg MD. I will be attending Montgomery College and pursue my studies in the exercise science field.
Hi my name is KC, I love teaching kids and playing soccer. With soccer shots age range, I thought it would be great because kids learn anything you teach them and my goal is to help kids build confidence. I attended Queens University in Charlotte where I also played Division 2 soccer. Hobbies: Yoga and Gardening.
Hi! My name is Megan Rawlings, and I am from Silver Spring, MD. I have been playing soccer since I was six years old and have played on a club team and my high school soccer team. Aside from Soccer Shots, I have worked as a summer camp counselor and have volunteered as a Girls on the Run coach and a teacher’s assistant at a bilingual preschool. In addition to soccer, I love running, reading, and playing the flute. I cannot wait to work with all of our future soccer players!
My name is Mark and I graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in Biology. I am currently pursing my masters in Anesthesia at Case Western Reserve. I enjoy watching sports, going to events, running and cooking. I thought Soccer Shots would be a great opportunity to work with kids and get them excited for soccer. I also believe coaching is my stress reliever.
Hello! My name is Liz! A fun fact is that I have a twin sister and we have both played soccer since the 6th grade. I was born in Olney, Maryland but I have lived in Silver Spring all my life. I am a Behavioral Therapist and I enjoy working with kids. Bonus Fun Fact: I love to Dance!
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