BIO

Alex Parra

Boys Goalkeeping Coord.

Work: 512-577-1669
Email: aparra@lonestar-sc.com

Bio:

USSF DEVELOPMENTAL ACADEMY,

HEAD GOALKEEPER COACH

 

Hometown:  MARACAY, VENEZUELA/ MADRID, SPAIN

 

Qualifications/Licenses    

STYSA, “D”

USSF NATIONAL “B”

NATIONAL SOCCER COACHES ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA. Level 1

USSF STAFF REGION III GOALKEEPER, U-16 GOALKEEPER COACH

THE JAMAICAN SOCCER FEDERATION, U-16/U-17/U18 GIRLS

USSF DEVELOPMENTAL ACADEMY, HEAD GOALKEEPER COACH

TEAM COACH/GOALKEEPER COACH SINCE 1982

 

Coaching Experience

NICHOLLS STATE UNIVERSITY, ASSISTANT COACH/GK-COACH

NICHOLLS STATE UNIVERSITY DEVELOPMENTAL CAMPS DIRECTOR

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF GOALKEEPING, FOUNDING MEMBER/DIRECTOR

VOGELSINGER SOCCER ACADEMY, DIRECTOR OF GOALKEEPING PROGRAM

AUSTIN FLYER SOCCER CLUB, FOUNDING MEMBER/GK COACH/STAFF COACH

WARRIOR SOCCER ASSOCIATION, ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR/GK COACH

LONESTAR SOCCER CLUB, FOUNDING MEMBER, GK COACH

USSF OLYMPIC DEVELOPMENT, GOALKEEPER COACH

THE JAMAICAN FOOTBALL FEDERATION, GOALKEEPER COACH

ALEX-PARRA-GK-FIT GOALKEEPING SERVICES, FOUNDING MEMBER/DIRECTOR

 

Education & Coaching Achievements

-NICHOLLS STATE UNIVERSITY, BACHELOR IN SCIENCES, 1984

-NICHOLLS STATE UNIVERSITY , BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, 1989

TEACHER PREPARATION AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAM,

TEACHING CERTIFICATE, 1995

“CARRIER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS”,NATIONAL CHAMPIONS,

”1974  BOYS, FLYERS SOCCER CLUB’ TALLAHASSEE, FL, 1991

-”GOTHIA CUP”, U-14 GIRLS, CHAMPIONS, 2014

 

Playing Experience

-NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION, YOUTH SOCCER PROGRAMS, MADRID, SPAIN, GOALKEEPER, 1972-1976

-INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER TEAM, TEAM CAPTAIN, GOALKEEPER

MARACAY, VENEZUELA,1976-1979

-NICHOLLS STATE UNIVERSITY, STARTING GK THRU 4 YEARS OF ELIGIBILITY

TEAM CAPTAIN,  DEFENSIVE MVP 1983, 1984, TEAM MVP 1984,

NATIONAL SOCCER COACHES ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA MVP, 1985

THIBODAUX, LOUISIANA, 1981-1984

-MAVECA SOCCER CLUB, MARACAY, VENEZUELA GOALKEEPER,1985

-DALLAS SIDEKICKS SOCCER CLUB, TRAINING CAMP

-LOUISIANA SOCCER ASSOCIATION MEN’S LEAGUE, GOALKEEPER,1985-1989

-CHEZ NOUS FC, 1989-2011, 7 AUSTIN CUPS AND 4 CITY CHAMPIONSHIPS,

-COTA FC, 2011-PRESENT , 1 AUSTIN CHAMPIONSHIP

GOALKEEPER, TEAM CAPTAIN

OVER 900 AMATEUR GAMES PLAYED,1989-PRESENT.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

-FATHER OF JUAN SEBASTIAN PARRA, LONESTAR SOCCER CLUB ALUMNI, 2004-2009

-BILINGUAL TEACHER FOR 30 YEARS

-ARTIST/PAINTER/POET

-LIFE COACH

-PROTECTOR OF YOUTH THRU THE ART OF GOALKEEPING


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