FC DELCO ADDS THREE-TIME DIVISION 1 ALL-AMERICAN, FORMER COLLEGE COACH AND FORMER PROFESSIONAL PLAYER TO GIRLS LINEUP OF COACHES.
CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, - May 28, 2020 The region’s premier soccer club, FC DELCO, is proud to announce the appointment of Renee Washington as the coach of its 2003, 2004, and 2005 Girls USYS (Pre-Academy) teams. Washington will also assist in coaching the girls ECNL and ECNL-Regional teams, as well.
"Adding a coach of Renee’s caliber is a natural fit,” says Zac Tassone, Girls ECNL Director. “Renee has coached and played at some of the highest levels in the game. She knows what it takes to succeed at these levels, and she also knows how to inspire and motivate her players to succeed. She is a positive role model for our ECNL and USYS players," adds Tassone.
A standout on the #1 high school team in the country and the regional ODP team growing up, Coach Washington was also a three-time Division I Soccer All-American for LaSalle University, before a short stint playing professionally for Sky Blue, FC. Prior to joining FC DELCO, Coach Washington was a coach at FC Bucks. Washington also coached at Lehigh University (Division I) and Total Soccer. Coach Washington is currently a sports reporter for Fox Sports and ESPN where she covers collegiate and professional sports.
"My main reason for staying connected to the youth game is to use my experiences to provide players the opportunity to have a competitive environment that will allow them to grow, learn, and love the game. I am excited to join FC DELCO and to be a part of the strong staff of coaches, history, and resources the club offers," says Coach Washington.
Players interested in finding out more about opportunities to play on Coach Washington’s 2003, 2004, and 2005 teams should reach out by clicking here to fill out our interest form.
About FC DELCO: As Pennsylvania’s premier football club with deep roots in the community, FC DELCO offers an unprecedented playing experience that fuels a love of soccer and empowers players to awaken their talent. Our nationally recognized program has won eight national championships, countless region and state titles, and has placed more players in NCAA collegiate programs than any other club in Pennsylvania. Additionally, we have multiple alumni playing in the MLS and professional women’s leagues. To find out more, visit fcdelco.org