Natalie Eckerlin

(760) 845-1315
natalie@lagalaxysd.com

LICENSES HELD

  • USSF “B” License
  • ASEP Coaching Principles
  • NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching
  • CPR Certified

COACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 2016 – Present, LA Galaxy San Diego
  • 2014 – Present, Carlsbad United F.C.
  • 2009 – 2014 Carlsbad Lightning Soccer Club
  • Head Coach, Girls Varsity Soccer, La Costa Canyon High School
  • Assistant Coach, Girls Varsity Soccer, La Costa Canyon High School (2011-2012)
  •  Assistant Coach, Girls Varsity Soccer, San Marcos High School (2009-2011)
  • Head Coach, Girls Freshman Soccer, San Marcos High School (2010-2011)
  • Assistant Cross County Coach, La Costa Canyon High School (2008, 2009)
  • Assistant Track & Field Coach, La Costa Canyon High School (2009, 2010)

PLAYING EXPERIENCE

High School:

  •  La Costa Canyon High School (2000-2004)
  • 4 –year starter on varsity
  • 3-time Avocado League Champions (2001, 2002, 2003)
  • 3-time CIF Champions (2001, 2002, 2004)
  • Class of 2004 Female Athlete of the Year
  • 12 varsity letters (soccer, cross-country, track)

Club:

  •  Rancho Santa Fe Attack (6 years)
  •  San Diego Surf (4 years)
  • US Youth Soccer National Championship Finalist (2004 w/ Surf)
  •  US Youth Soccer Far-West Regional Champion (2004 w Surf)
  • Cal South National Cup State Champion (2003, 2004 w/ Surf)
  •  Coast League Champion (2003, 2004 w/ Surf)
  • Surf Cup Champion (1998 w/ RSF Attack, 2003 w/ Surf)
  • Surf Girls Cup Champion (1997, 1998 w/ RSF Attack, 2003 w/ Surf)

College:

  • Washington State University (2004-2008) Division 1, PAC-10 Conference
  •  4-year starter
  • Set school record for matches played (78)
  •  Tied school record for matches started (76)
  •  Notre Dame Inn at Saint Mary’s Classic All Tournament Team, 2007
  •  Team Most Inspirational Player, 2006
  • PAC-10 All Academic Soccer Second Team, 2006, 2007
  • PAC-10 All Academic Soccer Honorable Mention, 2005
  • WSU Top 50 Student-Athlete/USAA All American Scholar Athlete, 2005, 2006, 2007
  •  WSU Athletics All-Academic Team, 2004-2007
  • WSU President’s Honor Roll, 2004-2008