Each year, LMSC honors two travel team coaches and one intramural coach for outstanding contributions to the club as well as
overall success in adhering to the club philosophy of "providing each and every
child with a fun filled experience in a soccer environment."
Our Girls Travel Team Coach Of The Year Award
winner is Jeff Rhodes
, head coach for the LMSC UnReal Madrid (U-10A girls).
Jeff has been coaching at LMSC for five years now and has a fantastic job teaching the game. Jeff is also the head coach for the Harriton High School girls varsity.
His commitment to the team and players has been excellent. His team has competed at the top division in PAGS the past two years.
They were the indoor state cup finalists in 2014, champions of the March Into Cups Tournament, champmions of the
3 v 3 Live tournament and 3 v 3 Regional Champions.
Congratulations to Jeff on being named the 2014 LMSC Girls Travel Team Coach Of The Year.
Our Boys Travel Team Coach Of The Year Award
winner is Ian Wildey
, head coach for the LMSC Hooligans (U-14 boys).
Ian has been coaching at LMSC for several years now. He played at the Division One college level and later played semiprofessionally.
Under Ian's leadership, the Hooligans had a fantastic league season, showing a lot of improvement over their previous season. The
team defeated three teams in league play who they lost to the previous year. The Hooligans were also finalists in the
YMS Columbus Day Tournament as well as the Thanksgiving End Of Season Classic Tournament.
Congratulations to Ian on being named the 2014 LMSC Boys Travel Team Coach Of The Year.
Our Intramural Coach Of The Year Award
goes to Hanni Blindenbacher
. Hanni helps run our 4 year old program (Pee-Wees) and our 5 year old program (boys Atoms
and girls Microns). In addition, she is a staff coach, helping to run
many of our training programs which are offered throughout the year.
She also helps coach in our Under 8 Boys Developmental Academy. In November, when our Under 8 Boys Academy were entered in
three different tournaments, the teams that Hanni was head coach for went a perfect 10-0. In addition to helping teach the
players about the game of soccer and developing each player's technical skills, Hanni instills a love of the game in the
players she coaches. Hanni played for many years in LMSC, starting back when she was 3 1/2. She is now in her 7th year
coaching in LMSC.
Congratulations to Hanni on being named the 2014 LMSC Intramural Coach Of The Year.