Shaun Smithson

United States Soccer Federation (USSF) C License

Coaching Career Highlight:

Every time a player or a team sees their effort pay off allowing them to accomplish something that they did not think was possible at first.

Why do you like coaching for CiTY?:

The culture- Our players, parents, and staff love soccer and love serving the people that share our passion.

Personal Info:

Shaun is married to Jen Smithson who also coaches with City and they have 4 kids who play for CITY. He also serves as the state director for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the chaplain for DC United.

“My goal is to see every athlete I get to coach develop a belief in themselves that motivates their effort and makes them a great teammate!”

Coaching Experience:

  • Maryland State ODP HC-Youth
  • High School-AC- Atholton

Playing Experience:

  • Youth