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JULIA IGNACIO

Coach Jules, 2nd year Junior Pandas Soccer Assistant Coach, has a resume of note in the soccer world. She has represented the National team in U15 & U17 competitions and the CIS as a National Team member of the 27th Summer Universiade (FISU) Games in Russia [2013]. Coach Jules competed both in the NCAA (Memphis University - 3years) and the CIS (University of Alberta - 2 years). Her leadership qualities/soccer presence were recognized in the Canadian University Student-Athlete realm with the selection of CIS & Canada West Major Individual Award winner - Student-Athlete Community Award (2013) and as an All-star (2013, 2015). In her inaugural yearwith the Pandas(2013), she was a key contributor to a CWUAA Gold medal and CIS Bronze.

Simply put, Coach Jules is dedicated to the girl in the soccer player. She has lived and learned the demands of playing as an elite player and is committed to sharing her experiences and training to up and coming potential CIS Leaders.

Education

  • Graduated with a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta
  • Canada Soccer Association Provincial B License

Awards

  • CIS & Canada West Major Individual Award winner - Student-Athlete Community Award (2013)
  • CIS First Team All-star (2013)
  • Canada West First Team All-star (2013, 2015)
  • CWUAA Student-Athlete of the Week (2013 ~ 3x, 2015 ~ 1x)

Coaching Experience

  • North Female Regional Performance Centre (RPC) Coach (2014, 2015)
  • Western Canada Games (2015)
  • ASA Provincial Team (2013, 2014)
  • Soccer Academy Instructor at St. Nicholas Junior High School (2015)

Playing Experience

  • University of Alberta Pandas Soccer (2013, 2014, 2015)
  • University of Memphis Women's Soccer Program [2008, 2009, 2010)]
  • Member of the 27th Summer Universiade (FISU) Games in Russia [2013]
  • Played in the inaugural U17 FIFA World Cup in New Zealand [2008]
  • Member of the 2015 FISU Games Team
  • Member of NTC & ASA Provincial Programs
  • Women’s Club: NWU (AMSL)
  • Youth Club: Inter


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