Website Manager

SSA Northside

SSA Northside Staff

Director of Coaches
Clayton Schmitt

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NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Advanced National GK Diploma
Clayton has served as the DOC of Northside Soccer Academy since 2011. He also currently serves as an assistant with the Emory University Men’s Soccer Program and is the Holy Innocence Girls Varsity Head Coach.  In the past, he has worked at Oglethorpe University with the men’s program and was the Varsity Head Coach at both the Weber School and Holy Spirit Prep. 
Academy Director 
Cameron Grassmyer

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 Erik Astrom Erik joined the SSA-Northside Staff in the Spring of 2019 
Amanda Bruemmer Amanda has been on the SSA-Northside Staff since Spring of 2018. She is the current grad assistant with the Georgia State University Woman’s Soccer Program. Before GSU, Amanda was a 4 year-starter as a defender for the GSU women's soccer program. 
 Carlos Carrillo USSF “D” LicenseCarlos has been with SSA Northside since the Fall of 2016. He is the Current Holy Innocents' Varsity Boys Head Coach and was a former assistant high school boys coach at Pace.
Troy Connolly USSF “D” LicenseTroy has been with SSA Northside since the Fall of 2017. He is the current Boys Head Coach at Campbell HS. In the past, he has served as a former community coach at Kennesaw Mountain HS from 2011-2014 and a former NASA Staff coach from 2014-2017 
Ricky DaveyNSCAA Premier Diploma Ricky started with SSA-Northside Fall of 2018. He is the current Georgia State University Men's Soccer Assistant Coach. In the past Ricky has worked at Francis Marion Men's Soccer Assistant Coach, LeMoyne College Men's Assistant Coach, University of Alabama Huntsville Men's Soccer

Playing experience: Birmingham Hammers, Rocket City United, Rochester Riverdogs (NPSL), University of Montevallo, England U18's/Yeovil Town
Jeff Hatchew
   Jeff joined the SSA Northside Staff Fall 2018. He currently serves as the  Galloway School Varsity Girls Head Coach/Director of Soccer. In the past he has worked with the Holy Spirit Prep Varsity Girls, Holy Innocents' Episcopal JV Girls, SSA Central Academy/Select Staff, Inter Atlanta Academy Staff
Recreation Director
Steve Hobart 

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USSF “D” License Northside Staff coach since 2016. Steve is also an assistant at Emory University with the Men's Program. In the past Steve has served as an Assistant coach with the Oglethorpe Men’s Soccer program a former GPS Smryna Director and GPS Carolina staff coach. 
Jim Horesco NSCAA National DiplomaNorthside Soccer Academy Staff coach since 2011 
Ed Joyce NSCAA Premier Diploma Ed currently serves as the Georgia State University Woman’s Head Soccer Coach since 2016, Ed has also served as a collegiate assistant men’s assistant coach at Georgia State, Campbell University and Presbyterian College as well as a woman’s assistant coach at Ohio University. 
Ross Lawrence Ross Joined the SSA Northside Staff in the Fall of 2018. Ross currently assists with the Galloway Girls HS Team. In the past he has worked as the Galloway School Jr. Scots Head Coach and with Challenger Sports. 
 Steven LangerUSSF "C" License (Provisional)
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
Steve has been coaching with Northside since 2019. He has been coaching overall since 2006 and has been the Varsity Girls coach at both AIS & Mt. Vernon Presbyterian School. 
Will Keegan USSF “D” License Will has been a Northside Staff member since Spring of 2016. Will played at Oglethorpe University.
 Dan KlinectUSSF "C" License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
Dan joined the Northside branch in 2018 and will coach the 07 and 06G NPL teams in 2020-21. Dan is the Head VB Soccer Coach at Parkview High School, and has coached at the HS level for 25 years, winning 3 GHSA state championships. He is also an Assistant Coach at Emory University with the Men's Soccer team. 
Dan was also recently named the 2019 NFHS Soccer Coach of the Year! 
 Luis MenesesUEFA "B" License
Level II Portugese FA License
Luis joined SSA in the fall of 2019. His previous experience is coaching with Youth Professional Academies at F.C.Porto (Portugal) and West Bromwich Albion F.C (England).
Alex Mosley NSCAA Premier Diploma, USSF “A” LicenseNASA Academy Director/Select Coach, Dacula Revolution Director of Coaches, TYSA Boys & Girls Club Program Director, Oglethorpe University Men’s & Women’s Assistant Coach 
Tess Patton  Tess Patton joined the SSA-Northside Staff in the Fall of 2018. Tess currently works with Soccer in the Streets and is a former collegiate athlete at Mercer University with the woman's soccer program. 
Mallory Sayre  Northside staff coach since the Fall of 2016. Also serves as the assistant with the Oglethorpe woman’s soccer program.
Scott SnyderUSSF National “B”
NSCAA Advanced National 
Scott has been with SSA Northside since the Fall of 2017. Scott is the current Westminster Boys High School Coach where he has won 6 state Championships. In the past he has served as the Notre Dame High School coach (TN), a staff coach at Buckhead YMCA, former DOC of Smyrna Soccer Club, and an ODP staff coach in TN.
Scott Zoino  Scott Joined the Northside Staff in the Spring of 2018 and has worked primarily with the academy goalkeepers and pre-academy program. 


SSA Northside
40 Whitlock Place, 200
Marietta, Georgia 30064

Phone: 678-594-5041
Email: [email protected]