Coach Sheena grew up in Greenburgh, New York where she was first introduced to the game of soccer by her dad. She grew up playing the sport with him and on her junior varsity and varsity high school’s team. Her love of exercise and sports continued into her college years. She holds a bachelors and masters degree in exercise physiology. She enjoys working with children and loves to watch them grow as both people and athletes. In her spare time, she loves to go on runs, hikes, and go on adventures!
Coach Shannon was born and raised in Massachusetts. She’s worked at daycare centers south of Boston, where she fostered her love for working with children. After receiving a Bachelors degree in English from UMass Amherst, she continued to work at summer camps, academic institutes, and elementary schools. Coach Shannon played Volleyball and ran track all throughout high school, and is happy anytime she can get outside and play!
Coach Alessia was born and raised in Westchester County, NY. She has played soccer since the age of 6 as a goalie! She graduated from Sacred Heart University with a B.S in Psychology and will be attending nursing school this fall. She has played on various school and travel teams throughout Harrison and Mamaroneck. She has the passion to positively impact children of all ages, especially throughout her time volunteering at the YMCA, Playsmart Camp and coaching with Soccer Shots!
Coach Ivana has been playing Soccer much of her life, through college and on adult leagues. She has been coaching children ages 1-10 for 6 years now and has a passion for working with children. She has super high energy and brings it to every session she coaches! She loves being silly and making the kids feel that they can achieve whatever they put their mind to!
Coach Meredith is from Connecticut and was All State and Captain or her soccer team at East Lyme High School. She was a part of the Southeastern Premier soccer team and continued playing all 4 years of undergrad at Stonehill College, and was captain her Senior year! Coach Meredith is currently getting her Masters at Mercy College for Physician Assistant studies. Coach Meredith loves working with children and has often volunteered as a coach in her hometown.
Coach Vanessa is from Westchester and has been playing Soccer since she was four years old! At Valhalla High School, she played 5 years of varsity Soccer, in addition to playing at SUNY Cortland for 4 years .Since the age of 10, she has played at FC Westchester. Currently, she coaches with the women’s team at Cornell University. She is excited to coach with the Soccer Shots team this Summer!
Coach Chelsea was born and raised on Long Island, NY. She started playing soccer at the age of three and was captain of both her High School and College teams! Coach Chelsea LOVES Soccer Shots because it is a perfect mix of her two favorite things, working with children and soccer! When not on the field you can find her spending time with her family and shuffling her 2 children, Nathan and Kinley back and forth between Soccer, Baseball and Gymnastics practice and games! Coach Chelsea loves the opportunity Soccer Shots has given her to make a positive impact in the lives of children through the game of soccer.
Coach Kevin was born and raised in Birmingham England. He moved to NY in 2009. Coach Kevin has been playing soccer all his life and continues to do so today on adult leagues. When not coaching you can find him kicking a ball around with his two children Nathan and Kinley or watching his favorite team (Aston Villa) play!
My name is Coach Jahsi! I was born and raised in the Bronx, NY. I attened Mt. St. Michael Academy, where I played varsity Soccer for three years (and was Captain for 2 years!). I attened Penn State University where I played PSUAC Soccer for two years. I also made the PSUAC All Academic team both years. My coaching career started in high school, where I volunteered at my middle school to coach boys basketball. I am looking forward to sharing my love of Soccer with your child on Soccer Island!
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