hoo's hoo coaches
Our Lead Coaches...
are collegiate, semi-pro or professional athletes. Many of them have a strong educational background in childhood development and special needs. This level of expertise allows them to transform the drills they were taught into fun games that are age appropriate for our students.
Coach Matthew has played soccer since he was five on local and traveling teams. In high school he played Varsity, was Captain and MVP two years in a row. Winning two Central Jersey State Championships back to back, he was awarded First Team All State. In college he continued playing on a recreational level.Read More
COACH JENN grew up playing soccer and volleyball since she was 7 years old through college. A professionally trained dancer, she and her brother taught and performed swing dancing to all ages. Later they incorporated their background in team-building and group dynamics to teach Youth at Risk socialization skills using dance as a vehicle.Read More
Coach Tony began soccer most likely at the very same age your child is beginning theirs. As a youth, he has participated in State, Regional and the National Olympic Development Program (ODP) where he had the privilege of traveling and sharing the field with some of the future World Cup representatives (players/coaches/staff).Read More
Coach Giovanni has been playing basketball since he was a child. Passionate from the moment he started, basketball became his favorite pastime. Now, Coach Giovanni is dedicated to helping the youth of Southern California through his teachings in the classroom, and his coaching on the field.Read More
Coming into this world as a Pisces, Coach Zo was destined to be a natural water baby! She learned to swim at the age of 2 and to surf at age of 4. The water is her natural habitat! Coach Zoso was on the swim team, water polo team, & the surf team at La Jolla High School. She later moved on to have a small sponsorship for surfing.Read More
Coach David was born and raised in Tel-Aviv, Israel, and made a name for himself playing soccer for some of the top teams in the Israeli first division. In 2017, Coach Mor was inducted into the Appalachian State university Athletic Hall of Fame. He’s an extensively trained and experienced Exercise Physiologist and a Licensed Soccer Coach who have been fortunate to combine both world of teaching and coaching at the high school, collegiate and club levels.Read More
Coach Rorie started playing lacrosse at age 4 in Maryland. She continued to play lacrosse recreationally with Integrity Lacrosse Club throughout high school. She made varsity all four years of high school at the Institute of Notre Dame in Baltimore and was recruited or the Long Island University Brooklyn Blackbirds her junior year.Read More
Coach Lauren has been dancing since the age of three. Ever since her parents had put her into a ballet class, Lauren fell in love with how her body automatically moved to the music that played. She continued on with her passion for dance as she grew older and expanded her dance worlds towards contemporary, jazz, and hip-hop.Read More