May 21, 2019 - The Soccer Parenting Association proudly announces Jamie McIntosh of BV United – Burnsville/Apple Valley MN, as a finalist for the Soccer Parenting 2019 Coach of IMPACT Award, sponsored by TorrX Ball Pumps (TorrX.com). Nominations were received from youth soccer parents nationwide. The 10 Finalists each will receive a TorrX Soccer Ball Pump and are eligible for the $500 Grand Prize, which will be announced on June 5, 2019 at noon EST on SoccerParenting.com.
The Soccer Parenting Coach of IMPACT Award is an opportunity for soccer parents to anonymously express gratitude to their child's coach by nominating them for an award that highlights the important work a coach does to IMPACT the lives of their players and families. A Soccer Parenting Coach of IMPACT Inspires Players, Makes Memories, believes in Parent Engagement, is Athlete Centered, is a Connection Builder and Trustworthy.
The parent who nominated Jamie McIntosh said “Jamie has made a huge impact on my daughter's life in soccer, a female athlete and a young girl. Jamie leads by example and exemplifies good sportsmanship, hard work and most of all FUN! We are privileged to have her as our coach and it shows how good of coach she has been by the growth of our players on and off the field.”
BV United, founded in 2017 serves over 600 players in the South Metro (Burnsville/Apple Valley) area. “Jamie epitomizes the values and philosophy of our club. Her holistic approach to teaching helps to develop these players into well-rounded members of our community. She nurtures them along through their own individual journeys, and does so with a true sense of love and care – and a big smile. We are so fortunate to have her at BVU,” said Technical Director, Greg Holker.
“We are thrilled to honor Jamie McIntosh as a finalist for the Soccer Parenting Coach of IMPACT Awards, and grateful for the award sponsor, TorrX Ball Pumps,” said Soccer Parenting Founder, Skye Eddy Bruce. Jamie McIntosh is worthy or recognition because of the value she places on inspiring the players on her team, using soccer as a tool for making life-long memories, including parents in the soccer experience, valuing collaboration between parents, club and coach and being a coach parents trust. ”
The 2019 Grand Prize Winner of the Soccer Parenting Coach of IMPACT Award will be announced on SoccerParenting.com at noon EST on June 5, 2019. The mission of the Soccer Parenting Association (SoccerParenting.com) is to Inspire Players by Empowering Parents. Soccer Parenting seeks to establish a more collaborative environment between coach, parent, club and player and believes that parents seeking information about how to be support their player is in the best interest of player development. Soccer Parenting has created a youth soccer parent education platform: SoccerParentResourceCenter.com.
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