COACH DIRECTORY

SEBASTIAN BRAWNER

CURRENT TEAM: 2010 Boys Red - 2007 Boys Blue - 2005 Boys Red - Assistant Coach.

COACHING LICENSE: USSF F; USSF E; USSF 4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11; United Soccer Coaches Goal Keeper Level 1 Diploma.

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Macon County HS Girls Assistant Coach - 2017; Macon County HS Boys Assistant Coach - 2018;  Merrol Hyde Magnet Boys Assistant Coach 2019 - Current;  TN United Staff Coach - Junior Academy; TN United Staff Coach - 08 Boys Academy; TN United Assistant Coach 2010 Red Boys - 2007 Boys Blue - 2005 Boys Red.

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Bethel University - 2015

EDUCATION: Macon County High School - 2015

ABOUT SEBASTIAN: Favorite soccer team is Tottenham Hotspur.

CONTACT:   sebbrawner34@comcast.net

HAYDEN COFFMAN

CURRENT TEAM:  Goalkeepers

COACHING LICENSE:  NSCAA Goalkeeping Licenses

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 6 years. 4 years at NCAA Division 1 Austin Peay State University, 2 years at Trevecca. 5 with TN United

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: TN United '91, Hendersonville High School 2008, College- Trevecca 2013, 1 year Charlotte Eagles (USL Pro), 2 years Southern California Seahorses (PDL), 2 year Nashville FC, 2 years Inter Nashville

EDUCATION: Hendersonville High 2008, Bachelors Trevecca Nazarene University 2013 Sports and Exercise Science

ABOUT HAYDEN: Wife Kelsey (2 years) 1 child Hudson (6 months)

CONTACT:  haydencoffman1@gmail.com

JEREMY COOKE

CURRENT TEAM:  2007 Boys Red

COACHING LICENSE:  National D License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 20 years

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Through High School

EDUCATION: Bachelors MTSU

ABOUT JEREMY: Married to Emily Cooke with 2 kids (Katelyn and Holden Preston) in the club and another child, Copeland, who is just 7

CONTACT:  jeremy.cooke@sumnerschools.org

ROBERT DeWITT III

CURRENT TEAM: TUSC 05 Boys Blue; TUSC 06 Boys Red; TUSC 06 Girls Blue

COACHING LICENSE: Grassroots License; Currently Working Towards US D License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Director of Operations for Men's Soccer at Belmont University

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Men's Soccer Player at Xavier University from 2016-2019

EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Business Management at Xavier University; Currently Working Towards Master's Degree in Sport Administration at Belmont University

CONTACT:  robert.dewitt3@gmail.com

MEGHAN DOYLE

CURRENT TEAM: 2009G Blue, 2007G Red

COACHING LICENSE:  D License

COACHING EXPERIENCE:  2 years at TUSC

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: NCAA Division 1 at the University of Notre Dame

EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in Business Administration

ABOUT MEGHAN: Two siblings, reading, aspiring tennis player

CONTACT: mdoyle15@alumni.nd.edu 

TROY DUSOSKY

CURRENT TEAM: 2005B Red, 2006G Red, 2007B Blue, 2010 B Red

COACHING LICENSE:  USSF B License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Coaching club soccer for 24 yrs

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: 10 years US National futsal team, 16 year professional player for Milwaukee Wave, Cleveland Crunch, Milwaukee Wave United, Lafayette Swampcats, Cincinnati Riverhawks

EDUCATION: Turned Pro at 19yrs old

ABOUT TROY: 6 time world Champion, 8 time all star;  jersey number 19 is retired from the Milwaukee Wave. Wife Sarah, daughters Emily, Ashley, Sydney, Erin and son Jake.

CONTACT: troy19mn@yahoo.com

DONNIE EVANS

CURRENT TEAM: 2010 Girls Red

COACHING LICENSE:  D National

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Hendersonville Soccer Club - 4 years, TN United Academy - 8 Years, TN United 2010 Red - 1 Year

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Hendersonville United - 1982-1993, Hendersonville High School - 1990-1993, Maryville College - 1993-1997

EDUCATION: BA Maryville College - Major in Business and Organizational Management

ABOUT DONNIE: Spouse and 3 Kids (Kelly, Braden, Carter, and Peyton) that are all better people than me.

CONTACT:  donniesoccer11@gmail.com

ALEX FRANK

CURRENT TEAM: 2003 Boys Blue

COACHING LICENSE:  USSF C License

COACHING EXPERIENCE:  18 years

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: 14-15 years professional

EDUCATION:  High School in Romania

ABOUT ALEX: Married, two boys

CONTACT: Axfrank@bellsouth.net

ALYX GABERS

CURRENT TEAM:  TUSC Juniors

COACHING LICENSE:  National E

COACHING EXPERIENCE:  5 years, U5-U8

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: 9 years of club soccer, 4 years at Hendersonville High School

EDUCATION:  Associates in Business

ABOUT ALYX: fitness, kickball or anything involving a team or competition, and of course playing and watching soccer in my downtime.

CONTACT: jgabers@comcast.net

NAT HUBERT

CURRENT TEAM: 2003 Boys Red, 2005 Girls Red, 2008 Boys Red, Head Coach 2012 Boys Academy

COACHING LICENSE:  E License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Director of Player Development at Aris FC 2017, State Championship Winner at TUSC 2019, Director of College Recruitment at TUSC 2020

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Played at Southampton, Portsmouth, Bristol City and Birmingham in England. Played at Belmont University for 4 years from 2013-2017. Won a National Championship in England in 2019.

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Social Work (Belmont University), Masters in Business (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom)

ABOUT NAT: Arsenal, Los Angeles Clippers, Nashville Predators, Carolina Panthers, LA Dodgers and Auburn Football fan.

CONTACT:  nathubert@tnunitedsc.com

BRYSON LEHN

CURRENT TEAM: 2005 Boys White, 2008 Boys Blue

COACHING LICENSE:  E License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 4 years

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: College at Lincoln memorial university

EDUCATION: Bachelors in exercise science

ABOUT BRYSON: Fiancé-Linzy and a black German Shepard named Rocco

CONTACT: Bryson.lehn@yahoo.com

HELMUT LIESS

CURRENT TEAM: 2003 Boys Red, 2005 Girls Red, 2008 Boys Red, Head Coach 2012 Boys Academy

COACHING LICENSE:  E License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Director of Player Development at Aris FC 2017, State Championship Winner at TUSC 2019, Director of College Recruitment at TUSC 2020

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Played at Southampton, Portsmouth, Bristol City and Birmingham in England. Played at Belmont University for 4 years from 2013-2017. Won a National Championship in England in 2019.

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Social Work (Belmont University), Masters in Business (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom)

ABOUT HELMUT: Arsenal, Los Angeles Clippers, Nashville Predators, Carolina Panthers, LA Dodgers and Auburn Football fan.

CONTACT:  Dahelmut@live.com

DAVID PEPPER

CURRENT TEAM: 2008 Girls Blue

COACHING LICENSE:  E License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 2 years rec soccer; 3 years Gallatin High School Indoor Girls/Boys Soccer along with Girls outdoor during the spring;  4 years Tennessee United - 2005 Boys Boys Grey - last 2 years 2008 Girls White &  2008 Girls Blue

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: I grew up playing soccer right here in the heart of Tennessee . I played rec soccer from the age of 6 to 18.

EDUCATION: Associate Degree from Vol State - Chemistry Bachelor of Science from Cumberland University - Math with Teacher Licensure

CONTACT:  Pepper4jc@gmail.com

RANDY REICHENBERGER

CURRENT TEAM: 2009 Boys Blue

COACHING LICENSE: 9v9 & 11v11 grassroots

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 2012 academy assistant coach in the spring, currently Lebanon High School Men’s assistant as well.

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Played for TUSC from when i was 8 until i graduated high school. Played 4 years at Hendersonville High School & 4 years at Maryville College

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Business Management

ABOUT RANDY: Favorite soccer team - Chelsea FC

CONTACT: Randall.reichenberger1@gmail.com

NATE SEGO

CURRENT TEAM: 2012 Girls Academy, 2007 Girls Blue

COACHING LICENSE:  USSF National D

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Former Assistant Club Director/Director of Goalkeeping at Aris FC. Former Assistant Coach at Nolensville High School (Boys & Girls). Summer Camp coaching at Vanderbilt University, MTSU & CPS Academy.

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Goalkeeper at Belmont University (Class of 2017)

EDUCATION: Bachelor's in Business from Belmont University (Class of 2017)

ABOUT NATE: Favorite EPL team, Manchester City. Favorite MLS team, Nashville SC. Plays many instruments (Guitar, Bass, Drums, Piano & Sings). Pet Goldendoodle named Milo.

CONTACT:  segonate@gmail.com

LEE SMITH

CURRENT TEAM: 2006 Boys Blue and 2004 Girls Red

COACHING LICENSE: USSF "A" , USSF "NYL", USSF Grassroots, NSCAA DOC Diploma, USYS TOPSoccer License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 20+ years coaching at multiple levels (U6-U18, high school and college)

EDUCATION: Masters of Arts in Education

ABOUT LEE: Married to Rebecca Smith and have to sons Austin and Mason Smith

BIO: Lee Smith is passionate about player development, coaching education, and advancing the game of soccer. To this end, he has been serving as a coaching instructor since 2001 in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama. He has been a national instructor with the US Youth Soccer organization since 2012. From 2012-2017 he was the TN State Soccer Association Director of Coaching where he oversaw the Coaching Education, Olympic Development Program (ODP), TOPSoccer, and Soccer Across America programs. He is a published author of 3 soccer coaching books, “The Complete Coaches Manual for U6 (U8, U10) Soccer, and has written articles for “Upper 90 Magazine” and “GoalNation.” Major accomplishments since 1997 include serving as Director of Coaching for several clubs, starting a FUTSAL Program in Atlanta, being a Regional TN ODP Staff coach for several years, and serving as UTC’s college goalkeeping coach. Another career highlight has been taking ODP teams overseas and coaching them in games against international professional academy teams including the Brazilian Youth National Team, Tottenham academy, Eintracht Frankfurt academy, West Ham academy and Cambridge. He often presents seminars at ODP, US Youth Soccer workshops, NSCAA convention, and various clubs. Lee has his USSF A License, National USSF Instructors License, National Youth License, TOPSoccer Diploma, and Director of Coaching Diploma. Outside of his soccer career, he has his Bachelors of Science in Sports Administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) and received a Masters of Arts in Education from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He presently teaches physical education, building on his is 8+ years teaching experience at elementary, high school, and college levels.

CONTACT:  Lsmith337@yahoo.com

RILEY SHEEN

CURRENT TEAM: 2007 Boys White

COACHING LICENSE:  USSF D License

COACHING EXPERIENCE: 5 years competitive coaching with TUSC

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: 4 years Varsity GK D3

EDUCATION: Rhodes College

ABOUT RILEY: I'm all about my Arsenal Football Club as well as keeping up with both the US and the German national teams.

CONTACT:  riley.keeper@gmail.com

RAY TROTTER

CURRENT TEAM:  2010 Girls Blue

COACHING LICENSE:  USSF C

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Coach Trotter has been on staff with TUSC since 2006. During his time with the club, he has had the opportunity to work with both Boys and Girls teams from Academy to U19. He developed seasonal curriculum that helped those teams compete at D1, D2 and D3 levels.

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Coach Trotter plays with a number of pick up and league groups in the Nashville area.

EDUCATION: Business Administration, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX; Information Technology, Volunteer State Community College, Gallatin, TN; Unix Administration, Nashville School of Technology, Nashville, TN

ABOUT RAY:  Married with two beautiful daughters (who grew up playing at United). We live in Gallatin on a small "gentleman's farm" with three dogs, a cat and two horses. I enjoy woodworking and time with my family. Barcelona, Tottenham and Dortmund are my favorite soccer teams.

CONTACTtrotter.ray@gmail.com

STEPHEN WILLIAMS

CURRENT TEAM:  2008 Girls Red

COACHING LICENSE: National D, USC Advanced National

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Station Camp Middle School, TN ODP, TN United

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: College, USL A league

EDUCATION: Occupational Therapy and Psychology from Georgetown and UT Chattanooga. Personal Financial Planning and Investment Management and Analysis from College for Financial Planning and Yale School of Management.

ABOUT STEPHEN: Married to Stephanie. One daughter and 2 dogs.

CONTACT: impeccable_additions@hotmail.com

LIZ YORK

CURRENT TEAM:  TUSC Juniors

COACHING LICENSE:  USSF National D, USYS National Youth License, Coerver certification

COACHING EXPERIENCE:  Started at TUSC in 2011 (Academy), coached in Ohio from 2011-2013 (Academy), in 7th year since returning to TUSC (Academy, Juniors); Macon County HS for 2016 & 2017 seasons (consecutive District Coach of the Year awards)

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:  Hume-Fogg & Harpeth FC; D3 at Sewanee; D3 tennis at Ohio Wesleyan

EDUCATION:  BA in psych, MA in education

ABOUT LIZ:  Married Tyler on 02-02-2020; no kids but coolest niece ever (Iris); 70 lb lap dog named Mack; favorite players are Michelle Akers, Christy Rampone, and Zinedine Zidane

CONTACTlizyork@tnunitedsc.com