The Austin Texans are pleased to announce two additions to the coaching staff, further solidifying the area's most accomplished staff.
Nicki Swanson comes on board to coach in our girls Academy program and train the Select goalkeepers twice a week. She is a former GK for Texas A&M, the STYSA ODP GK Director, and has been the GK coach/Director for the Force, Sting, and Southwestern University. She graduated from Texas A&M with a B.S. in Agriculture Education and earned her Master's degree in Kinesiology with emphasis in Sport Psychology from University of North Texas. She holds the NSCAA Level 1,2 & 3 Goalkeeping licenses and USSF C License.
Jessica Kim will be coaching the 02G Black team. She is also a former D1 collegiate player at Charleston Southern University, where she is 3rd All-Time in games appeared for the school. Her previous coaching experience includes Dynamo Juniors of Central Texas, St Andrew’s Episcopal School, Sting-Austin, Southwestern University, and South Texas ODP. Kim earned her Master's degree from Texas State University-San Marcos in Business Administration (MBA), and holds the USSF National B and USSF National Youth Licenses.
Welcome to the Austin Texans Family, Nicki and Jessica!