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Lindsey Johnson

Lindsey Johnson

Technical Director

Teams

2005 Girls DPL

2008 Girls DPL

 


Biography

Soccer is my passion and not only do I love to develop players, I love to win and instill those characteristics into my players and teams. I want to set them up to not only be successful soccer players but also be great people off the field.

I believe in player development and focusing on the four pillars of the game: psychological, physical, technical, and tactical. Through these four pillars, my goal is to develop each girl into the total player so they have the tools to play at the collegiate and national level. Through high intensity training sessions, my goal is to push each player mentally and physically in order to help them develop to their highest potential.

I also work as a registered nurse at Banner Desert in the Trauma ICU. I love helping people both on and off the field. 
 

Birth Place:

  • Phoenix, AZ

Education:

  • Santa Clara University- Bachelors in Biology and Chemistry
  • Grand Canyon University- Bachelors in Nursing, Registered Nurse

Soccer Experience:

  • Certification & Licenses

    • USSF National "A" Coaching License

    • USSF National "B" Coaching License

    • USSF National “C” Coaching License

    • La Liga Methodology Formations Course Level 3

Soccer Experience:

  • Head Coach AZ ODP 04 Girls 2019
  • Trainer for New Brunswick Soccer Club in New Jersey
  • Assistant Coach at South Mountain Community College 2011-2012
  • Head Coach Chandler High School Varsity Soccer 2011-2013
  • Assistant Coach AZ ODP 97 Girls 2011-2013
  • Director of Player Development for Arizona Soccer Club 2011-2013
  • Director of  Coaching for Arizona Soccer Club 2013-Present
  • Head coach for the 2002 Bayern National Team to travel to Germany in August 2016

Coaching Achievements:

  • 2021 State Cup Runner Up- 2005 Girls and 2008 Girls
  • 2019 State Cup Champion- 2005 Girls U14 
  • 2019 Presidents Cup Champions- 2008 Girls
  • 3rd Place in Presidents Day 2015 with the 99 and 02 Age group
  • 3rd Place in Presidents Day 2016 with the 02 Age Group
  • 2015 Arizona State Cup Runner up with the 99 age group
  • 2015 Far West Regionals Participant in Boise, ID with the 99 Age Group
  • 2015 Surf Cup Participant with the 99 and 02 Age Group
  • 2016 Arizona State Cup Runner up with the 02 Age group
  • 2016 State League Division 1 runner up with the 02 Age Group
  • College commitments for players to schools such as Arizona State University, Fort Lewis, among other D1, D2, and D3 Schools

Playing Experience:

  • Played for the U14-U20 US Women’s National Team
  • Played Division 1 College Soccer at Santa Clara University 2006-2010 under Jerry Smith
  • Played in the Women’s Professional Soccer league for Sky Blue FC in New Jersey 2010 alongside Tobin Heath, Alli Long, and Heather O’Reilly
     

Playing Achievements:

  • Two time Far West Regional Champion 2002/2005
  • 2005 National Champion
  • Top 25 recruit in 2006 heading into College
  • Santa Clara ranked number 1 in NCAA college soccer ranking

Personal

  • Favorite Soccer Team:  US Women’s National Team
  • Favorite Soccer Player:  Julie Johnston as she was my teammate in college