Meta 2018-19 Coaching Staff
 

BRITAIN THOMAS
Founder & Technical Director

Britain has 17 years of experience coaching athletics. He holds US Soccer National ‘B’ License, National ‘Youth’ License and is an NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer. Britain has a strong desire to know everything there is to know - really. 
 

ABBY HUNTER
Coach, Davis County

Abby has played soccer nearly all her life. She worked her way up to the college level where she played for Westminster College as well as Weber State University. Her love for the game and player development is huge, and she is excited to continue in her soccer career through coaching at MetaSport.
 

BRIAN SIMMONS
Goalkeeper Trainer

Brian was a stand-out goal keeper growing up, garnering top state honors through his play at Bountiful High School. He's been coaching since 2008, including working with dozens of keepers of varying ages and abilities, from just starting out to preparing for college tryouts. He currently runs small group sessions under the banner TIP Goalkeeping.
 

BRIAN SMITH
Coach, Davis County

Brian has been coaching soccer for the past 9 years and he has coached ages U6 to high school. He has played on numerous championship teams including club, ODP, and college. He holds a USSF National 'D' license and plans on continuing his soccer education.
 

CHELSEA ASTLE
Coach, Davis County

Chelsea has 10 years coaching experience she holds a national D and a National youth license. She is always looking to learn more about the game physical and psychologically. She is very passionate about the sport and kids. She worked in special education and schools for 5 years and has a way to connect with kids because she still acts like one. She loves to build passion in kids so they play their whole life.
 

CHRIS ORN
Coach, SLC Metro

Chris has been playing soccer for 25+ years in the Salt Lake area and played on the Utah ODP select team. Chris has been an assistant coach for 3 years for Mt. Vernon Academy in Murray and this first season as a head coach. His family have been lifetime season ticket holders for Real Salt Lake.
 

CLAY HOLBROOK
Coach, Davis County

Clay has over 14 years of coaching experience in multiple sports. After his own soccer career, he began coaching his children and many other teams of all levels. Clay holds a USSF National 'D' license, as well as a USSF National Youth license.
 

CRAIG GILL
Coach, Davis County

Craig has 6+ years of coaching experience. He especially loves working with the younger ones to help them gain a love for the game. When Craig is not involved in soccer, he enjoys traveling with his wife and four kids. Craig holds a USSF ‘F’ license and is pursuing his ‘E’ license.
 

GLEN JUDD
Coach, Davis County

Glen played soccer through college at UVU, when it was club soccer. He has coached 10+ years with rec, AYSO, and comp leagues. He is passionate about soccer but more passionate about life learning skills. He has been a youth adviser for 20+ years. Glen retired from the U.S. Army where he taught numerous leadership courses.
 

JAMIE MACGREGOR
Coach, Davis County 

Jamie is from Glasgow, Scotland. He received his youth licenses through the Scottish Football Association and began coaching at his boyhood club Glasgow Rangers FC. Jamie enjoyed spells at several clubs in Scotland, including St Mirren FC before moving to the U.S to play college soccer and at the professional level.
 

JESS JAMES (RAYL)
Coach, Davis County

Jess has played competitive soccer most of her life - in high school and eventually working her way up to play at the collegiate level at Westminster College. She holds a National ‘E’ Coaching License. Soccer has been a very influential part of her life. She loves the game and the atmosphere, and is excited to be able to share her love of the game with young athletes through coaching. 
 

JEREMIAH MOLLMAN
Coach, Davis County

Jeremiah has 13 years of coaching experience and holds a National 'D' license. His love for the beautiful game started at age 5 and he was lucky enough to have played ODP and in college. His “real” job is a linguist for the Air Force, but his true passion is helping young players reach their potential.
 

JOHNNY PEPPINGER
Coach, SLC Metro

Johnny currently holds an 'E coaching license and a Master’s in Rehabilitation Counseling. He has many non-profit foundations and soccer specific programs including:  Hanging Cleats, Soccer 4 College, and One World Futbol. Johnny played soccer at both Dixie College and Utah State University.  
 

JORDAN HOFFMAN
Coach, Davis County

Jordan (Junior) grew up playing in Cache Valley. After high school he played for William Penn University, where he first got involved in coaching for local rec leagues. Junior then transferred to Ashford University to play. After college, Junior (who holds a D license) moved back to Cache Valley and began coaching for FC Bayern, where he eventually took on the responsibility of running the club. This past year he coached for Utah Avalanche/Apex.
 

KACIE MOORE
Coach, Davis County

Kacie has played soccer her whole life. She has a deep love for the sport and loves helping others improve and succeed. She is currently coaching track at Viewmont High School and is excited to help soccer players improve their running technique here at MetaSport. Kacie holds a National ‘E’ Coaching License and her goal is to help players develop skills and learn how to apply those skills in game situations. 
 

KEN ROBINSON
Coach, Davis County

Ken has been coaching for 32 years and holds a US Soccer ‘B’ license. His competitive coaching in Utah began with AYSO All Stars. Ken was head coach for Ogden High, SLCC women’s team, and he spent 6 years coaching ODP before moving to Nevada to coach an independent U12 team to State Cup Champions. Back in Utah since 2012, Ken has been coaching U12, U13, U15 and U16 teams for various clubs, as well as assisting at Davis HS and for the ODP 05 GirlsHis favorite team is the incomparable Manchester United!
 

KIRSTEN EVANS
Coach, Davis County

Kirsten has loved playing soccer all her life. She loves all sports and spends a lot of her time outdoors with her husband and four kids and dog. She is passionate about team sports and the life lessons that are learned in a team setting. Kirsten holds a National ‘E’ Coaching License and is excited to be coaching soccer and loves to work with and develop young soccer players! 
 

MIRANDA TESCH
Coach, Davis County

During Miranda's high school career at Bountiful High she was a 4-year starter in varsity and lead the team in assists. Also, during high school she moved and played club soccer at La Roca Premier where she traveled to compete all over the U.S. She holds an "E" license and is currently earning her "D" license. 
 

NATHAN CRANE
Coach, Davis County

Nathan has been playing soccer for as long as he can remember. He started coaching once his oldest was able to join a rec league - going on 6 years coaching now. Nathan spends his days as a lawyer and his nights playing soccer (or basketball), coaching soccer, or watching his boys play soccer, basketball, and football.
 

PETE TESCH
Coach, Davis County

Peter has coached soccer and other sports for 20+ years. In soccer, he has coached in rec, academy, competition, high school and ODP. He is in his 7th season as ODP staff . He has his National 'D' license and National youth license as well. He is passionate about player development, creating the technical/thinking players and all things FC Barcelona.


RANDI ENRIQUEZ
MetaMinis and 7U-8U Trainer

As a kid, Randi started off as a dancer. But as life progressed, dancing led its way to playing soccer. She went on to play competitively in high school, college, and still plays today. Randi has coached on-and-off over the years and holds an "E" license. During the day she is a physical education teacher at Wasatch Peak Academy in NSL. She absolutely loves soccer and is excited to be working with the younger Meta players to help them develop their own love for the beautiful game.
 

SETH LAW
Coach, Davis County

Seth Law is a computer hacker by day and an avid soccer fan/player at all other times. He has played soccer since elementary school and coached recreation teams for five years from ages 5 to 8. Seth has earned his National F License and is excited about working with players at the next level in soccer with a formal coaching role with Metasport FC. 


TONY PRUITT
Coach, Davis County

Tony has 12+ years coaching youth soccer. He currently holds a USSF National 'D' license. Both teams he started at age 5-6 have made it to premier. He has also coached ODP as an assistant for 3 years. Tony loves kids and spends his days torturing them at his pediatric clinic. His focus in coaching has changed over time to prioritize development, FUN, life skills and character building over simply winning.


WILLIAM ESCHEVERRIA
Coach, Davis County

William has played Fútbol since he was 5, and has been coaching for the past 15 years. William currently holds a USSF C license. He has a deep love for the game and wants to help the coming generations polish their skills and their love for Fútbol. Not only that, he also wants to teach them about life lessons one can learn in the pitch. Teaching them good work ethic and good sportsman ship is his primarily my goal.


Board of Directors

SEAN ENRIGHT
President/GM at Russell Mineral Equip.

Sean is living out his soccer dreams vicariously through his 3 daughters, and is continually looking for a better approach to developing and encouraging young people through sports-related activities.


ADAM TULLIS
Director of Tax at Instructure

Adam is a little shy when it comes to bios, so his wife Anne jumped in to share a few thoughts: "Adam is so handsome and smart." We concur. 

DAN SNELL
Owner, Independence Home Health
and Hospice

Dan has a degree in engineering and worked as a project manager. A few years ago he started a company in Bountiful. He and his wife, Lindsay, have four kids whom they chase around school and athletic ventures.
 

TIM NICHOLS
Partner, Workman Nydegger

Tim loves seeing and helping youth develop through soccer.  He has been personally involved at various levels of the game including club, ODP, NCAA D1, and professional.

WHITNEY CHILDERS
Owner of Glee Media

Glee Media is an operations and communications firm specializing in small businesses, startups, nonprofits and individuals. She's the former president of RallyMe, the top sports crowdfunding platform for youth athletes to Olympians.