Get To Know: Coach Amelia Salazar

Amelia SalazarAmelia Salazar joins the Eclipse coaching staff this year after a successful playing career at the youth level in Bend, Oregon, and at the collegiate level at Saint Mary’s College. She is the head coach of the U13 Solar Girls team and is an assistant coach with the Future Eclipse program.
Best soccer memory?
Winning the state championship with my high school soccer team

Favorite soccer teams?
Barcelona

Favorite part about Eclipse?
The fun environment

Where did you grow up?
Bend, Oregon
Other sports you play/watch?
Basketball, softball, tennis, most sports
Favorite food?
Chicken tacos
Favorite movies?
Mulan, Wedding Crashers, and Super Troopers

Favorite music (band/genre)?
Country music – Zac Brown Band, Sugarland, Tim McGraw, Train
3 “fun facts” about Amelia:
1. I have lived in Rome, Italy.
2. My newest passion is playing tennis.
3. I love the Harry Potter books.
Best advice you can pass on to Eclipse players
Have fun and enjoy the time you have playing the sport you love!
Coach Amelia always has her fellow coaches backs!

Coach Amelia always has her fellow coaches’ backs!

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