Kyle McDonald

Kyle McDonald

Head Coach
[email protected] 5128530221

Kyle grew up in Austin after moving from the Midwest at 5 years old. In 2004, the club's inaugural season, he was selected on to Lonestar's top U11 team. He played for Lonestar his whole youth career, all the way through the U18 Developmental Academy. Kyle played for McNeil High School, captaining them to a State Final in 2011. After graduating in 2012, he played at Northern Illinois University for a year. Kyle transferred to Texas A&M, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and an Economics minor. Kyle has been passionate about coaching from a young age and loves to see the joy soccer can bring young people every day.

Hometown

Austin, TX

Coaching Licenses

U.S. Soccer D License

Coaching Experience

Coached ages 4-10 during high-school and college breaks
Camps, developmental training, technical training, etc.
Two seasons with the Lonestar Jr. Academy program

Education

Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Texas A&M University

Playing Experience & Achievements

U11-U18 with Lonestar Soccer Club, under Tommy St. John, Allen Fincher, and others Lonestar staff
Captained U16 & U18 Developmental Academy Teams
Was the first playoff DA team in LSC history
Varsity captain of McNeil High School
Captained team to 2011 State final
Traveled to London with Disney All-Star team
Trained with Chelsea staff
Played against multiple English, youth professional clubs
Played one year of Division I college at Northern Illinois University