2017 Coaching School Soccer Lecturesby THSCA
Thomas Jones | Katy Tompkins HS
Coach Jones grew up playing soccer in the Houston area, played for BF Terry HS first soccer team. Played for Univ. of Mary Hardin Baylor, then graduated from Sam Houston State Univ. Started his coaching career as an asst. Coach at Brenham HS for 3 years, then head women’s coach at Foster HS. Spent 7 years as Head boys coach at Pearland HS, in 2013 started the boy's program at Katy Tompkins high school.
Erik Lane | Langham Creek HS
Coach Erik Lane has been a high school head soccer coach for 26 years posting a career record of 516-165-110. His teams have made the playoffs 22 times, capturing ten district championships, appearing in 8 regional final fours, five state tournaments and three state finals. He coached at Spring HS for 8 years, Brenham HS for 14 years and has been at Langham Creek HS in Cypress for the past four years. Prior to high school coaching, he was the head men’s coach at the University of Houston from 1989 - 1991, and posted a 10-6-4 regular season conference record over two seasons qualifying for the conference tournament both years. Coach Lane hasserved on the UIL advisor committee twice and has been involved with TASCO as a board member,
as TASCO President in 2007-2008 and in 2011, he was inducted into the TASCO Hall of Honor Erik Lane holds the USSF National Youth and National B Licenses and the NSCAA Advanced National and Premier Diplomas. He has also been active in select soccer coaching for almost 30 years and currently serves as Youth Academy Director for the Houston Texans Soccer Club - Cypress.
Fredy Sanguinetti | Katy Cinco Ranch HS
Coach Fredy Sanguinetti graduated from University of Texas Pan American (now UTRGV) in 1991 with a B.S. in Spanish, a minor in English. He then went on to play soccer professionally on international teams and in Houston while also working as a Spanish,ESL, Physical Education and Teen Leadership teacher. He has coached Volleyball, Football and after 17 years of coaching boys’ soccer, he became the girls’ soccer coach at Cinco Ranch High School.
Kevin Napier | Cypress Falls HS
•Head Coach for 19 years (Cypress Falls High
School, Eisenhower High School)
•Coaching Record of 201-112-97, 2 time
District Coach of the Year, 9 postseason
•Goalkeeper Coach-Staff Member US Soccer
Developmental Academy (Houston Texans
•Goalkeeper Coach and Team Coach:
Woodlands Elite Futbol Club, Spring Lone Star Soccer Club, Pursuit Soccer,
•Goalkeeper Coach: Woodlands /Goalkeeper Trainer for various Houston
•USSF and NSCAA Coaching Licenses
•Presenter for the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches Organization
•Regional Director for the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches Organization
The Texas High School Coaches Association (THSCA) is the principle advocate and leadership organization for Texas high school coaches. THSCA provides the highest quality representation, education, and services to Texas high school coaches and affiliate members, and enhances the professionalism of coaches and the schools they represent. Our mission statement is simply this: To help and serve our Texas high school coaches as they work to help and serve our student athletes. "HELPING COACHES TO HELP KIDS."