|2018 Girls Travel Coach of the Year: Karla Schacher|
|Club: Philadelphia Soccer Club
Team: PSC Coppa Swarm 04
A former Canadian Women’s National Team player and Rutgers product, Karla Schacher started working with Philadelphia Soccer Club Coppa Swarm as head coach in 2017-18. All she did was lead Swarm to a second consecutive State Cup title, an East Region title and a silver medal in the US Youth Soccer National Championship U14 girls division, the best ever finish for a Philadelphia Soccer Club team. Karla’s leadership and organization proved invaluable for her young team as it posted 10 clean sheets in 13 US Youth Soccer National Championship Series games.
They said it
“I think I told them they couldn’t leave the tent without smiling. Number two in the country is pretty awesome, a pretty big deal.” — Karla Schacher, Head Coach, Philadelphia Soccer Club Coppa Swarm