Kansas City Scott Gallagher Soccer Club

Melissa Blount - Coach Spotlight June 2020

Melissa Blount - Behind the Shield

Licenses: US Soccer D, United Soccer Coaches GoalKeeping level 1 diploma


Playing Experience: D1 keeper in college, Semi-Pro with KC Courage five years as a field player


Hometown: Lenexa, KS


High School: Shawnee Mission Northwest


College: The University of Tulsa


Favorite Food: Dessert


Favorite Athlete: Carli Lloyd


Favorite Shield Value & Why? Tradition because we need to get back to playing the game and it meaning something to be a part of a club family


What do you do in your free time? Workout, play soccer, ride four wheelers and cook


Why do you coach for KCSG? To be a positive influence for female athletes    


Coaching Success: Being able to see a smile on a players face when they have worked so hard at something and finally have success with it!