Pride Academy Soccer
Building a Better Person, a Better Player, a Better Life
Jason Jacob | Youth Athletic Advisor
This Academy is geared towards small group soccer training sessions, and sports mentoring leadership.
Learn from former pros and coaches in a positive and challenging atmosphere for optimal performance. We have the tools and knowledge that will push players in a positive way to achieve their goals on and off the field with confidence.
Born and raised in Kansas City, Jason has played and coached both field and goalkeeper for Kansas City area teams such as Sporting KC, KC Comets, KS Olympic Development team, KCFC, KC Legends, Blue River Community College, Pembroke High School, Brookside SC. As a team captain in college and in high school his team and him were awarded conference, district, and state championships with All-State and All-Metro awards. Jason holds a U.S. Soccer Federation Coaching License, and is certified in CPR and concussion training.
Beyond soccer, Jason has been actively mentoring children in the community through programs such as Cure of Ars, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, St. Vincent’s and Ozanam Pathways. Coach Jason values sharing his experience to mentor youth players in soccer skills, sportsmanship and mindfulness.
Goalkeeping can be intimidating and require specialized training to be successful. Small group training sessions are recommended for boys and girls to learn, improve and master the physical and mental skills required of the position.
Pride Academy Soccer School is committed to training your child as a player and a person. All training sessions are focused on developing your player’s skills, leadership and mental toughness so they are prepared every game.