July 25, 2016
Alleycats Soccer Club is delighted to welcome Stephani Church to our Girl’s Academy Staff for the upcoming season. She will work primarily with our youngest girls teams as well as an Assistant for our U-15 NPL team coached by Tara O’Keefe.
“I’m really excited to be able to coach for the Alleycats,” said Church. Through playing, coaching, and refereeing in the area, I have always admired the Alleycats program. I am looking forward to becoming part of such an elite youth soccer club!”
Church was a four-year member of the Bearcats’ women’s soccer team where she appeared in 53 games, accumulating 22 career points with 10 goals and 2 assists. As a student, she was named to Binghamton’s Athletic Director’s Honor Roll six times, Dean’s List 5 times, and America East Conference Academic Honor Roll three times. She was also inducted into the National College Athlete, Honor Society, Chi Alpha Sigma.
“We are really happy that Stephani choose our club despite numerous offers from other local organizations,” said Alleycats Technical Director Steve Covino. “After a fantastic playing career at Binghamton University, we are delighted Stephani choose the Alleycats to begin her youth soccer coaching career.
Stephani graduated from Binghamton with her B.A. in Applied Behavioral Analysis Psychology. She holds a NSCAA Level 4 Diploma and is working towards attaining her USSF Coaching Licenses.