2011 Kuykendall Academy Coaching Staff

Shawn Kuykendall – Technical Director

- Washington Area Midfielder of the Year (2)
- U16 National Team
- ODP Regional Team
- ODP State Team
- U17 National Champion - Braddock Road Warhawks
- Winner of 6 VA State Championships 
- Played in Holland for T.O.P. Oss upon graduating high school

- 2004 Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year
- 5th all time in total points (75) at AU (23 goals and 29 assists)
- 6th all time in total points in the Patriot League
- 2nd all time in assists at AU (29)
- Member of only class in AU history to be in 3 NCAA tournaments
- 2 Patriot League Conference Championships
- All-Region team for 3 years

- Drafted in the 4th round Supplemental Draft by DC United
- Traded to NY Red Bulls in 2006.

- USSF Licensed coach
- Assistant Coach at American University
- Coach for McLean Premier Soccer
- Site Director for D.C. United camps


Mike Foss – Lead Program Coordinator

George Mason University 2007-2010
–Scored 2 goals and 5 assists in all competition for George Mason University, including a goal and assist in the Patriots’ 2009 2-0 win over defending national champion, Maryland.
–2008 CAA Champions and 2008 NCAA National Tournament participant.
–Four-time winner of the CAA Commissioner’s Award
Northern Virginia Royals 2010
–Appeared in 16 games with 14 starts for the Royals with 4 assists.
Member of Real Salt Lake U-23 Premier Development Team (Ogden Outlaws), 2009
–Appeared in 14 games with 5 starts and 1 goal, 2 assists.
DC United U-17, 2006
 Member of National ODP Pool 2006/07
USSF Certified
–Herndon Real Juniors
2009 Virginia State Cup Champions
(29-3-3) 2008-2009 seasons
–McLean Hotspur
2011 NCSL Boys U10
–McLean Juniors
2011 U8 Boys

Nick Zaron – Maryland Program Coordinator

American University Men’s Soccer 2001-2004, Defender
– Captain of ’04 squad
– All-Conference Player
– 2001 & 2004 Conference Champions 
– 2001 (Sweet 16), 2002 (2nd Round), & 2004 (2nd Round) NCAA National Tournament participant.
Youth Soccer:
– 4 time Maryland State Champion 
– Former member of Maryland ODP Team

– High School All-County player
– Team captain jr & sr 
– National Youth License
– 4 years coaching youth travel in Maryland

Jaime Pino – Women's Program Coordinator


Jacksonville University – Atlantic Sun Conference Champion
VYSA State Cup Champion
Region I Champion
Four year varsity letter – James Madison University
Three-time All-District
Three-time Washington Post All-Met Honorable Mention
Head Coach Trinity Christian High School

Sami Kuykendall – Staff Coach


Current member of Virginia Commonwealth University Rams

3-Time VYSA State Cup champion
Region I Championship
District Champion – James Madison HS
Three-Time First team All-District
Second team Washington Post All-Met