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Our Coaching Staff

Adimou Barry

Education

  • Freed-Hardeman University  BBA (Finance)

Playing Experience

  • Memphis Adult League ( GMSA)
  • Freed-Hardeman University
  • Gerondelle De Bordeaux Academy

Coaching Experience

  • Soccer Ole’, Memphis, TN  2014 to Present
  • Panathinaikos Memphis, Head Coach (U16 & U17) 2013
  • Masjid Al-Muslimeen Youth, Head Coach (U8-U10) 2013 to Present
  • Freed-Hardeman University, Assistant Coach ( Boys and Girls ) 2010-2011

Coaching License

  • US National "C" License

Laura Casey

Education

  • University of Alabama – Psychology
  • University of Alabama – Masters in Counseling
  • Mississippi State University – PhD School pyschology/Special Education

Playing Experience

  • Semi-Professional W League - Alabama Angels; Mississippi Calypso
  • SEC Division I The University of Alabama
  • Olympic Development Program (ODP) Team (4 years; 3 years MS state team; 1 year TN state team)
  •  Southeastern Region III ODP regional team (3 years)
  • Club team – Mississippi Blues/Heat 5 years, state champions 5 years and regional semi-finalist
  • Vicksburg High School (5A) – started as 8th grader; MVP soccer (4 years); Best offensive Player (3 years) and leading scorer (4 years); Team captain (4 years); 
  • Voted Best Female Athlete--Senior year (lettered in soccer, cross country, golf, softball)

Coaching Experience

  • Soccer ole u6-u11 girls and boys (advanced recreational & select)
  • Soccer ole instructional u3 and u4
  • Collierville Lobos pre-season camps
  • Tuscaloosa Soccer Club u10 girls 
  • Columbus Youth Soccer u8-u12
  • Cannon Soccer Club camps
  • OLPH Micro Soccer u3-u5

Marko Pavlovic

Education

  • UNION UNIVERSITY – MS in Intercultural and International Studies. 2006
  • UNIVERZITET U NISU – Filozoski Fakultet Nis, Serbia. 2003

Coaching Experience

  • Soccer Ole' staff since 2011.
  • Men’s JV Head Coach at Lausanne Collegiate School 2014.
  • Current Men’s Varsity Assistant Coach at Lausanne Collegiate School.
  • Men’s and Women’s Head Soccer Coach (2009-2012); Central High School, Memphis, TN
  • Men’s and Women’s Head Soccer Coach (2008-2009); Southwind High School, Memphis, TN
  • Men’s Soccer Head Coach (2007-2008) Westview High School, Martin, TN
  • Boys and Girls Soccer Coach (2004 – 2008) U-10, U-11, U12; Jackson Soccer Club, Jackson, TN
  • Boys and Girls Soccer Coach TN Rush; U-8, U-10, U-12
  • Boys Soccer Head Coach F.K. Jastrebac and F.K. Zeleznicar, Nis, Serbia, 2000-2003

Coaching Licenses

  • USSF Grassroots
  • UEFA License

Robby Midyett

Education:

  • Drury University - 2004 - 2006  Studied and played soccer 
  • University of Memphis - 2006 - 2009 Major: Psychology 

Coaching Experience:

  • Men's Head Soccer Coach 2010 - 2020 (Bartlett High School)
  • Women's Head JV Coach 2010 - 2012 (Bartlett High School)
  • Women's Head Soccer Coach 2012 - 2020 (Bartlett High School) 

 Coaching License:

  • USSF "D" License 

Kyle Costigan

Education: BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance- Dundalk Institute of Technology 

Coaching Experience:

  • Drogheda ETP Attacking Coach (2016-2021)
  • Drogheda ETP Head Coach (2018-2021)
  • SFAI Kennedy Cup Coaching Staff (2018&2019)
  • Drogheda Marsh Crescent Head Coach (2017-2020)
  • Termonfeckin FC Assistant Coach (2020-2021)
  • Irish Soccer Network Development Coach (2018-2021)
  • FAI Summer Schools (2017-2019)
  • Challenger Sports Ohio Region (2017)
  • Harvard FC Massachusetts (2019)

Coaching Licences:
UEFA National C Licence
PSFA Level 1 Scout

Jonathan Larson

Education

  • Bachelor of Architecture from University of Louisiana – Lafayette

Playing Experience

  • Pope John Paul II High School – 1987-1990
  • University of Louisiana – Lafayette Intercollegiate Team – 1990-1995
  • YMCA Adult League – Montgomery, Alabama – 1997-2008
  • Nonconnah Adult Soccer League – 2016

Coaching Experience

  • Montgomery Academy – Montgomery, AL – 1998 – Middle School Girls
  • AYSO – Wetumpka, Alabama – 2005-2008 – U6 and U8 coed
  • Nolensville Soccer Club – Nolensville, TN – 2008-2014 – U6, U8, U10, U12 – boys and girls
  • YMCA Advanced Recreational League – Brentwood, TN – 2011-2014 – U12 & U14 Girls
  • Grace Evangelical Recreational League – Germantown, TN – U6 boys & U8 girls
  • Shelby County Youth Soccer Falcons – Memphis, TN – U8 boys, U10 girls recreational
  • Soccer Ole – Memphis, TN – U9 Boys Advanced Rec

Coaching License

  • USSF “D” License

Katie Byrnes

Education:

  • Benedict at Auburndale- 2008-2012
  • Murray State University- Health and Physical Education- 2012-2016
  • University of Memphis- Masters in Physical Education Teacher Education (in progress)

Playing Experience:

  • Club- Collierville Lobos, Midsouth Futbol Club
  • High School- Four year Junior Varsity player- Captain last two years

Coaching Experience:

  • E License Certified

Michael Hecht

Education

  • University of Tennessee – BA Economics, Spanish minor (1985)

Coaching Experience

  • St Agnes Academy
  • St Louis 3rd – 8thgrades – boys 2000-2012
  • Soccer Ole U-8 boys 2012 -13
  • Soccer Ole U-14 boys 2012 -13

Playing Experience

  • MFC 77-81 – Team Captain “79 “80 & “81
  • State Team “79 ’80 ‘81
  • Regional Development Program “79 “80

Coaching License

  • USSF  National E License 

Rosario Mosca

Education

  • Biological Science degree – University of Naples – Italy
  • Master Biochemistry -University of Naples – Italy

Playing Experience

  • U10-U17 Football Club Naples – Italy

Coaching Experience

  • U12 boys Football Club Naples – Italy
  • U10 Boys at Lausanne Collegiate School

License

  • USSF D License

Giovanni Alvarado

Education:

University of Memphis—International Business (B.B.A) 2011-2015

Minor: Spanish

Playing Experience:

Club-GT United Soccer Club & Unida Mojo-State Finalist-Memphis, TN

High School-Kingsbury High(All-State Team 4 years, All-Metro Team 4 years, Team Captain 2 years, Led the Falcons to school’s first state championship, Led the state in goals scored, State Finalist). Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps Finalist x2

University of Memphis Men’s Soccer 2011-2015

Memphis Crew-Greater Memphis Soccer Association

Coaching Experience:

Douglass Middle School-Assistant Coach

Escuela de Futbol MDV

Soccer Ole-Advance Recreational Teams (2010 & 2012 Boys)-Fall 2019

Soccer Ole Instructional Rec Level 1-Fall 2019

Soccer Ole 2019-20 Winter Futsal Skills

 Soccer Ole 09 Red and 08 Select-Spring 2020

Coaching Licenses:

U.S. Soccer Grassroots 7v7

U.S. Soccer Grassroots 11v11

Conor Samson

Education 

  • Associate Degree in Sports Coaching and Development 
  • Christian Brothers University BBA (Sports Management) 
  • Starting MBA at CBU Fall 2021  

Playing Experience  

  • Dundee United FC Academy U9-U17 
  • Forfar Athletic FC Academy U20 
  • Scottish National Champions with St. Johns RC High School in 2016   
  • Christian Brothers University Men’s Soccer (2018- 2021) 

Coaching Experience  

  • Soccer Ole 2012 Boys Gold Head Coach  
  • Soccer Ole Advanced Rec Program  
  • Soccer Ole Rec 1 Program  

Coaching License 

  • US Soccer Grassroots 7v7 and 9v9 Licenses  
  • SFA Children’s 1, 2 and 3 Licenses  

Jacob Daffern

Education 

  • Tyler Junior College (A.G.S) 
  • Christian Brothers University (BS in Business Administration with Sports Management) 

Playing Experience

  • Milton Keynes Dons Football Club 
  • Tyler Junior College 
  • Christian Brothers University    

Coaching Experience 

  • Milton Keynes Dons FC Professional Academy, Assistant Coach (U9 & U12) 2015 & 2016
  • UK Soccer Schools, Soccer Camp Coach 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 
  • Jack Collison Soccer Schools, Soccer Coach 2015 - 2017 

Coaching Licenses 

  • English FA Level 2 
  • English FA Youth Modules 1,2,3 
  • USSF Grassroots 7v7 

Patrick McAdams

Education

       • University of TN at Martin, Pre-PT

       • UTHSC B.S. Physical Therapy

Playing Experience

  • Memphis United FC (Men's amateur) 1999-2021
  • UT Martin Club 1995-1998
  • Columbia Central HS 1992-1995
  • Nashville Sting 1991-1995
  • Columbia Cougars 1989-1991

Coaching Experience

  • Memphis FC 2020-2021
  • Second Presbyterian Recreational Program 2011-2019
  • Memphis United FC (Men's amateur) 2006-2019

Coaching License

  • US Grassroots Coaching license 7v7 and 9v9 

Jessica Quick

Education

  • Vanderbilt University - Psychology 
  • Nova Southeastern University - Master of Athletic Admin. 

Coaching experience

  • Ole FC, Memphis TN. 2021-Present (Assistant Coach 2012G)  
  • Memphis Futbol Club, Memphis TN. 2018-2022 (Head Coach 07G & 06G) 
  • Hearts FC, Memphis TN. 2017-2018 (Goalkeeper Trainer 06G) 
  • Church of the Holy Communion, Memphis TN. 2016-2017 (U5/U6 CoEd)
  • Broward College - Fort Lauderdale, FL. 2013 - 2015 (Assistant Women's Soccer Coach) 

Playing experience

  • Vanderbilt University 

Coaching licenses

  • USSF "D" License 

Kirsty Adams

Education

University of Tennessee - Knoxville: BS in Kinesiology, Psychology minor 

University of Tennessee - Health Science Center: Doctorate of Physical Therapy (in progress)

Playing Experience:

Texas Rush Soccer Club U9 - U12

Houston High School (2011-2015)

Lobos U14- U16 

Jackson Wolves Regional team U17

Coaching Experience:

Texas Rush Soccer club youth program summer camps 

Soccer Ole U8 girls 2021 - present 

 

Allen Rasoul

Education

  • BS in Biology and Chemistry – Christian Brother University

Coaching experience

  •  Lausanne Lower School Boys & Girls Soccer
  •  Soccer Ole U11 & U12 Boys

Coaching licenses

  •  US Soccer Grassroots 9v9, US Soccer Grassroots 11v11, US Soccer D License (March 2022)

Thomas Kirk

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education '19 from Castleton University
  • Master of Science degree in Athletic Leadership '21 from Castleton University

Playing Experience: 2015-2018 Castleton University

Coaching Experience:

  • 2022 Rhodes College Men's Assistant
  • 2019-2021 Castleton University assistant coach 

Club coaching

  •  U10/U12 boys - 2019-2020
  • U16/U19 Boys - 2021
  • U19 Girls - 2021

Coaching License

  • Grassroots 11v11

Lindsey Domke

Education:

  • University of Tennessee Knoxville (2017-2021) Bachelors in Business Administration- Marketing 

Playing Experience:

  • Midsouth FC 99’
  • Lobos Soccer Club 99’
  • Houston High School Girls Soccer 
  • GMSA 

Coaching Experience:

  • Assistant Coach Recreational League girls
  • Top Soccer Volunteer  

Coaching Licenses:

  • Grassroots in progress.

Davie Smith

Education: 

  • Accounting from Christian Brothers University

Playing Experience:

  • Youth - Memphis Futbol Club; Region III ODP
  • College - 4yrs at Christian Brothers University
  • Adult - GMSA since 2002--currently with Memphis United

Coaching Experience:

  • Germantown Rec.
  • Individual training 

Coaching Licenses:

  • Grassroots in progress.