STACI WILSON, PERFORMANCE DIRECTOR & HEAD COACH

Some of Staci's Accomplishments

  • Virginia-Washington D.C. Soccer Hall of Fame 2014

  • USA Women’s National Team Olympic Gold Medalist 1996

  • WUSA Regular Season & Founders Cup Champions 2002

  • W-League National Championship   1999

  • W-League All Star Team 1998-2000

  • UNC-Chapel Hill 3x National Championship 1994, 1996, 1997

  • ACC All-Time Women’s Soccer Team 2002

  • Soccer America Collegiate Team of the Decade (1990s) 1999

  • NSCAA College All-American 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997

  • NCAA Final Four All Tournament Team 1994, 1995, 1997

  • Soccer America All-American 1994, 1995, 1997

  • ACC All-Tournament Team 1994, 1995, 1997

  • Soccer News National Player of the Year 1995

  • Soccer America National Freshman of the Year 1994

  • UNC-Chapel Hill  # 27 jersey retired 2000

  • Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology

  • Parade Magazine High School All America 1993, 1994

  • NSCAA High School All-American 1992, 1993, 1994

  • Washington Post All-Metropolitan Player of the Year 1993

  • Olympic Development Program National Team 1991-1994

Staci Wilson is a UNC-Chapel Hill, USWNT and women's professional soccer legend! She helped the Tar Heels to 3 NCAA National Championships in her time at Carolina, including winning the NCAA Freshman of the Year honor in 1994. In 1996 Staci was a staple of the USA Women’s National Team that won the Olympic Gold Medal, and she was a multi-year All Star for the women's professional soccer W-League.

 

Staci majored in Exercise Physiology at UNC-Chapel Hill and is also a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. She holds a USSF "B" License and currently coaches ODP and youth club soccer in Florida, while representing the U.S. Soccer Foundation around the world. 

Staci leads our strength and conditioning program and provides the basis for all of our Rising Star players team and individual performance plans. Staci also coaches RSA teams seasonally and serves as head coach at many of our camps and clinics; especially our most elite programs, such as the Elite Performance Clinics.

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