Academy Director Taylor Larson
Coaching Education/Licensing Level:
Athletic Coaching Degree
BSBA: Sports & Recreation Management Degree
USYS Grassroots 4v4 License
How many years have you been on staff with Hartford United SC?
2 Seasons (2021-2022 Season to Present)
Why do you coach youth soccer?
My love for the sport and being able to see the players grow as players/human beings on and off the field.
What is the best advise you could give young players?
LEARN..LEARN..LEARN..Learn together, make friends, and don’t be afraid to believe in yourself.
What is your favorite hobby (outside of soccer)?
What is your favorite movie?
Any Hallmark Christmas Movie
What is your favorite food?
Dr. Pepper or Chocolate Peanut Butter Acai Bowl
Did you play soccer growing up? – If so, how many years?
Yes, I played 8+ years for Hartford United SC, 4 years of High School Soccer and 4 years at Marian University of Wisconsin (Division 3 College Soccer)
Who do you look up to as a coaching mentor?
Jillian Saiberlich and Jim Schrot
I chose to coach at HUSC because it’s more than a soccer club, it truly is a family. Coaching for Hartford United Soccer Club allows me to give back to the club that gave me so much as a player and to impact the lives of young athletes in the sport I love.