Website Manager

Barrington Area

Soccer Association

Barrington Area Soccer Association

FCX Travel Staff Coaches

 Stuart Peek

BASA/FCX Director of FCX Travel Soccer

Phone: 847-381-2272 ext 1
Email:  [email protected]

 Qualifications:
USSF A License
USSF National Goalkeeping License
NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA National Youth Diploma
UEFA/FA License


Playing Experience:
Former professional player
Former youth international player

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Emily Snyder

BASA/FCX Director Recreation and Community Relations

Phone: 847-381-2272 ext 0
Email:  [email protected]

Qualifications:
USSF A License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
TOPSoccer Certificate
Illinois ODP Head Coach
USYS Midwest Region Staff Coach 
Illinois Youth Soccer Association 2020 Female Competitive Coach of the Year


Playing Experience:
Long Island Lady Riders Semi-Pro
Stony Brook University
Barrington HS
BASA/FCB youth player

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Jason Braznell
BASA/FCX Director of Program Experience

Email: [email protected]

Qualifications:
USSF D License

Previous Experience:
Former Pro/Semi-Pro Player
Former HS Varsity Coach

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Emina Zvizdich

BASA/FCX Assistant Director of Recreation and Camps/Programs

Email: [email protected]

Qualifications:
USSF A License
USSF National Youth License
USSF Grassroots Instructor License
NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Level 1 and 2 GK Diplomas
TOPSoccer Certificate
La Liga Level 3 License
Coerver Youth Diploma
Illinois ODP Head Coach
USYS Midwest Region ODP Head Coach
Illinois Youth Soccer Association 2019 Female Competitive Coach of the Year


Previous/Current
Experience:
Elmhurst University Women's Assistant Coach (current)
IYSA Coaching Education Instructor Staff (current)
Girls HS Director, Chicago City SC
Technical Director/Staff Coach, Team Elmhurst SC
DOC/DPD, Palatine Celtic

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Alex Walter 
FCX Staff Coach 

Qualifications:
USSF C License 

Previous Experience:
Youth DOC, Kickers United 
Staff Coach, Campton United
Former FCX player on the FCX State Championship Team 
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Matt Hamnett
FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:
English FA License
USSF National Coaching License
USSF D License
PCA "Double Goal Coach" Certified
20 years coaching experience

Previous Experience:
Former player, Chicago Stingers and Halifax Town AFC (English D3)
Former player, York City (English D2)
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Lee Merrick
FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:
USSF C License
English FA Preliminary Award
Switzerland Soccer Federation Level 2

Previous Experience:

DOC, St. Charles SC
Head Coach, Chicago Cobras women's professional team
Former HS Coach
Illinois ODP Staff Coach
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Reid Strain
FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:
USSF E License

Previous Experience:
Former FCX Player
Former College Player - Indiana
Former Professional Player - Costa Rica & Sweden
International player for Puerto Rico

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 Jenny Miguel Walz 
FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:

USSF B License
Positive Coaching Certificate
NSCAA National Youth License
IYSA ODP Coach

Previous Playing/Coaching Experience:
All State 4 year Varsity Player & State Champion Palatine HS
NAIA National Champion, Berry College
Executive Director and Staff Coach, Chicago Alliance 

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AJ Ostrowski
FCX Staff Coach 

Qualifications:
USSF C License
BA Sports and Exercise Science 
District 220 PE Teacher 

Previous Experience:
Former player, Carthage College
JV Coach, BHS 
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Blake Taubman
FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:
USSF C License
NSCAA National Diploma
American Sports Education Program Certified Instructor

Previous Coaching Experience:
Warren United
FC Lake County
  
 Maddy Harford 

FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:
USSF D License

Previous Playing/Coaching Experience:
Former FCX Player
Former college player, UW-Whitewater
BASA Tots and FCX Bridge Coach 2013 to present 


  
 Scott Walz 

FCX Staff Coach

Qualifications:
USSF C License

NSCAA National Youth License
Positive Coaching Certificate

Previous Playing/Coaching Experience:

Three youth State Championships
US Region II, Midwest Champion
Former player, Sockers FC
State Champion (1984), Fremd HS
Former DI Soccer Player
Staff Coach, FCX 
Staff Coach, Chicago Alliance

  
 

Jarod Schieler
FCX GK COACH 

Qualifications:
Big Cat Goal Keeping Staff Coach 

Previous Playing/Coaching Experience:
NAIA multi award winning All Conferece Goalkeeper at College Level
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