Coach Jocelyn and Wes
are both educators, former college soccer players, and USSF "D" Licensed coaches with over 20 years combined coaching experience. Coach Wes has been the head Varsity Boys Soccer Coach for Patterson Mill High School (2015 & 2016 State Semi-Finalist, 2017 State Finalist) since its opening in 2007. We have a passion for the game of soccer and in developing local talent on our Panthers team through a mix of fun technical and tactical drills.
As a result of the recent US Soccer mandates, the AFC Panthers are a 2004 birth-year team, and will play U15 (11 v 11) in the Fall of 2018. We are looking for committed players with previous travel or club experience to expand our roster. Please contact Coach Jocelyn if you wish to attend any future Winter/Spring open training session and be considered for the Fall 2018 Team.
Winter Practice Plan:
The Panthers are currently playing indoor soccer at the Arena Club and futsal at Harford Day School. Winter training will be posted on
our team page once arrangements have been
(Players must be born after Jan. 1, 2004.)
Coach: Jocelyn Rich
-USSF D License
Coach Jocelyn grew up in Eastern, PA playing travel soccer, was a Team Captain and conference All-Star player for Easton Area H.S. and selected to compete in the Keystone State Games as a midfielder. She went on to be a Captain and Team MVP for the Juniata College Women's Soccer team, and received the Carolyn Stambaugh Award her senior year for outstanding leadership as a student athlete. Jocelyn has furthered her coaching education and coached both travel and club level teams in Iowa and Maryland for 8 years. She works as an Orientation and Mobility Specialist, serving stuents in Maryland public schools for The Maryland School for the Blind.
-USSF D License
-15 Years High School Coaching
-Currently Patterson Mill Boys Head Coach &
Computer Programming Teacher
-Coach Rich was a member of the Men's Soccer
Team at Juniata College where he was a
captain and team MVP.