Marybeth is from Ohio where she played for her league, district and regional championship high school squad and also Pacesetter Soccer Club. Marybeth has worked for several professional soccer teams including Sporting Kansas City, Anaheim Bolts, and Cincinnati Express. She brings a vast experience of working with youth soccer players including serving as Head Coach for the Junior Varsity program at Boone County High School in Florence, KY, and coaching with Brian Nelson, Cincinnati Excite Defender, working with Academy U6-U9 and U 17/18 Girls teams at Fairfield Optimums Soccer Club. Maybeth has also worked camps for all the professional teams where she has been employed including, Pittsburgh Riverhounds (USL), Cincinnati Kings (USL & PASL), Syracuse Silver Knights (MISL) and Sporting Kansas City (MLS).
More about Coach Hughes
- USSF E license
- A versatile player who played every position except goalkeeper for her high school and club squads. Played forward for Xavier where she pursued a sports management major.
- Her husband Jeff Hughes, MVP from Cincinnati Express, plays for the San Diego Sockers.
- In her spare time, Marybeth loves to shop and bake gluten-free baked goods. She enjoys the beach, sun and all things San Diego!