Fairhope Soccer Club Footies/Development Director

Josh Montgomery oversees aspects of our Grassroots Training program, specifically the Footies Program U8 which started Spring 2016, and the Samba Sixes U6 program which is beginning this Spring.  These programs offer an advanced training environment for recreational players at the U6 and U8 Age groups.  Our Footies program also acts as a talent identification structure by which players are recommended to seek evaluation at the Academy level and beyond.  Josh is also the Head of Upper School at Bayside Academy.  He was the Head of the Women's soccer program at Bayside for 8 years before moving into his new role.

PLAYING HISTORY: Former Club player with Capitol City Streaks of Montgomery, Vestavia Steamers Soccer Club.  Participant in Alabama Olympic Development Program, 4 year letterman and Captain at Kenyon College, International Experience as a youth in Trinidad and Tobago and against German U-18 National Team, PDL Experience in Wyoming and Jackson, MS 2002-2004  

COACHING LICENCES: USSF National “C” license, USSF “Y” License

COACHING HISTORY:  Fairhope Soccer Club Academy Development Director 2016-2020, Head of Bayside Academy Women's Program 2008-2017, Alabama ODP coach, Mississippi ODP Coach, Region III ODP staff coach, Academy Staff Coach, Gulf Coast Rangers Staff Coach, Mobile Bay FC Staff coach, Chicago Fire Juniors of Mississippi Staff Coach

OTHER: Head of Upper School at Bayside Academy, Lives in Fairhope with wife Meredith and sons Mays and Thatcher       

CONTACT INFORMATION: fscacademydevelopment@gmail.com