COVINGTON, KY (July 26th, 2023) Kings Hammer Soccer Club is excited to announce Alan Yost as the Elite Boys Program Director. Alan has more than 17 years of experience developing players at both the collegiate and club levels. He holds a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Premier Diploma.
Alan previously served as the head soccer coach at Capital University and just wrapped up his 11th year. Prior to Capital, he spent three years as the top assistant coach at Ohio Dominican University. Alan also previously coached club soccer for Ohio Premier Soccer Club. While serving on the girls coaching staff at OP, he led them to their first ECNL National Championship. Then on the boys coaching staff, his teams competed in the National League and were ranked inside the top 25 in the country and in recent years won the Ohio State Championship.
He is also an associate staff coach for NSCAA and teaches coaching educational licensing courses. Currently, Alan also serves on the NCAA Regional Athletic Committee and United Soccer Coaches Regional Rankings Committee, as well as the OAC coaches committee.
“I am honored and extremely excited to be working for Kings Hammer and the Elite Boys Program. From having competed against Kings Hammer teams and recruiting Kings Hammer players I am fully aware of the quality of players, teams, and parents within the club. The values and vision of the leadership align perfectly with me. I appreciated working with Kevin and Paul throughout this whole process and getting to know them personally. This is an exciting time for me and my family!” said Alan Yost, Kings Hammer Elite Boys Director.
“We are thrilled to welcome Alan Yost as the Elite Boys Program Director here at Kings Hammer SC. His arrival marks a new era of excitement and growth for our club. With years of experience in coaching, both at the college level with Capital University and the ECNL level with Ohio Premier, Alan has demonstrated an exceptional track record of success.
Alan’s extensive background in college-level coaching brings invaluable insight into the college recruiting process, which will be an incredible asset for our players as they pursue their collegiate soccer dreams. Additionally, his achievements at Ohio Premier provide us with great confidence that he possesses the knowledge and vision needed to lead a successful elite program.
As we embark on this exciting journey with Alan at the helm, we look forward to witnessing the positive impact he will undoubtedly have in shaping the future of our young athletes and taking our program to the next level,” said Paul Nicholson, Kings Hammer Midwest Executive Director.
Visit kingshammer.com for more information on the Elite Boys Program and to fill out a player interest form today!
About Kings Hammer
Kings Hammer Soccer Club, founded in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area, has become one of the most recognizable youth soccer clubs in the Midwest Region of the United States.
The club provides appropriate training of soccer at every level. Players, coaches, staff, parents contribute directly to the positive environment at Kings Hammer Soccer Club. From developing collegiate, professional, and national team level athletes to providing all players the opportunity to love the game, the development structure services all skill levels.
For more information, visit KingsHammer.com.