Firebirds Soccer Coaching Staff

Hussam Mohammed, Head Boys Soccer Coach

Email Address: hussam.mohammed@usd497.org

Free State Coaching Tenure: 2nd Year as the Lawrence Free State Head Boys and Girls Soccer Coach

 

Nathan Mangold, Assistant Boys Soccer Coach

Email Address: nathan.mangold@usd497.org

Free State Coaching Tenure: 2nd Year as a Lawrence Free State Assistant Boys and Girls Soccer Coach

Coaching Bio:

Coach Mangold has been a Soccer coach for 11 years in Kansas, and he operates on the philosophy of coaching the whole student-athlete.  Student-athletes need to know they are cared about and for on a personal level before they will be able to perform as their peak athletic selves.  He works to create and implement structures and systems that allow for student-athletes to fully express themselves in the team setting and on the field of play.  In one, word it’s about everyone being TOGETHER.

  • 6A Regional Champions in 2019

Personal Bio:

Coach Mangold’s personal roles as a parent, teacher, and coach have so many overlapping aspects, and he is thankful for the opportunity to act in these roles as he works with student-athletes!

 

Ameliea Parris, Assistant Boys Soccer Coach

Email Address: ameliea.parris@usd497.org

Free State Coaching Tenure: 2nd Year as a Lawrence Free State Assistant Boys and Girls Soccer Coach

Coaching Bio:

  • 6A Regional Champions in 2019

Personal Bio:

Coach Parris, originally from the Iowa City (IA) area, is a full-time Dental Assistant at Heck Family Dentistry in Lawrence.   She played soccer as a Forward from 5 years old through college, and has coached for six years.

 

Daniel Schoettmer, Assistant Boys Soccer Coach

Email Address: daniel.schoettmer@usd497.org

Free State Coaching Tenure: 2nd Year as a Lawrence Free State Assistant Boys and Girls Soccer Coach