Christie Shaner Smith

Christie Shaner Smith joins the Coastal Kicks Soccer coaching and training staff after a successful professional, collegiate and amateur playing career. From a NCAA Champion with Notre Dame to the 25th overall draft pick in 2009, Christie has played at the highest level. An outstanding defender at every level of the game Christie is available for individualized and group training in addition to her regular training sessions during the Coastal Kicks seasonal programs. Some of Christie's accomplishments are listed below:

Collegiate Achievements

* University of Notre Dame 4yr Varsity Player

* NCAA National Champions 2004

* NCAA National Runner-up 2006

* BIG EAST Tournament Champion 2005, 2006

* First Team NSCAA Scholar All-American  2006

* Four Year All BIG-EAST Conference team selection

* Soccer Buzz Freshman All American 2003

* Four Year Monogram winner 2003-2006

Professional Achievements 

* Drafted in 2009 as the 25th overall pick

* Member of '09 Inaugural Season Champions LA SOL

* Played in 2009 for NJ Sky Blue and LA SOL

* Played in 2010 for the Chicago Red Stars

Coastal Kicks Soccer is excited to announce its newest staff coach and trainer Christie 'SHANER' SmithFormer WPS Professional Player & NCAA National Champion. Call or email today to set up individualized training with Coach Christie 'Shaner'.