Neuse River Blog


Coach Kate Interview

Join us in shining the spotlight on Coach Kate! Starting her soccer journey at the age of 4, Coach Kate brings nearly 12 years of coaching experience to our NRFA Classic and Academy Boys Teams. With her ultimate goal to nurture her players into good people, she finds motivation from the great Mia Hamm, “The vision of a champion is bent over, drenched in sweat, at the point of exhaustion when nobody else is looking".


Coach Allison Announcement

We are excited to welcome Allison Bell back to NRFA as she joins our girls coaching staff this Fall. Allison previously coached with the club in 2018 before relocating, and we are thrilled to have her expertise and passion on board once again.



Coach Pablo Spotlight

Join us in shining the spotlight on Coach Pablo, a dedicated NRFA coach who has made a significant impact on the field. With an impressive coaching career spanning seven years, Coach Pablo has nurtured and guided countless young athletes, leaving his mark on their soccer journeys.


Coach Connor Spotlight

With three years of coaching under his belt, Coach Connor has already made a significant impact on our NRFA community. Coach Connor started his career coaching our NRFA Academy where he honed his skills and developed a passion for nurturing young talents. Over the past two years, Coach Connor has guided his classic team to earning a runner-up medal in the competitive 2023 Wilmington Seaside Classic.

NRFA Coach Squares

Coach Marcus Interview

In the world of sports, coaches play a pivotal role in shaping athletes' careers and helping them reach their full potential. Today, we have the privilege of sitting down with a remarkable coach who has not only excelled in guiding young talents but has also experienced the game from both sides – as a player and a mentor. Let's dive into the journey and insights of this accomplished coach, as we explore the story behind the title.

NRFA Coach Squares (3)

Coach Mack Interview

In the world of sports, coaches play a crucial role in shaping young athletes and nurturing love for the game. Today, we have the privilege of sitting down with a coach who has seamlessly blended their playing experience, passion for soccer, and dedication to mentorship. Join us as we delve into Coach Mack’s journey, beliefs, and the unique aspects that define her coaching style.