Natalie Abot

Coaching Experience


United States Soccer Federation “E” License

Current Teams

Head Coach of SCCYSC Jaws 07 Blue

Past Experience

2015 - 2017: Assistant Coach at SLV High
2013 - present: Trainer for SVSLV Soccer club
2012 - present: Trainer for Aptos Soccer club
2012 - 2014: Trainer for Breakaway College Access Program

Playing Experience

2000 - 2001: Cabrillo College, Honor Roll Athlete, Team Captain, Northern Conference First Team
2002 - 2003: Cal State Monterey Bay, Honor Roll Athlete, Team Captain

Natalie Abot

Coaching Philosophy

I believe that soccer can provide a medium for learning life lessons. While we improve physically, we get the opportunity to develop mentally. Soccer provides continual chances to practice working with others, overcoming fear, and learning how to work through failure.

I believe in working hard on and off the field and using sports to develop into better human beings. I love to help players develop technical skills, improving passing, shooting, defense, and spatial awareness. It is also important to me to provide a safe environment where athletes feel comfortable taking risks and having fun.

By focusing on what we can control, our effort and our attitude, we will improve soccer and life skills. My goals as a coach are to instill a love of exercise, develop mastery of soccer, and to help our athletes develop the tools that will help them get through life with the most ease.