Recreational Director Announced
We are excited to announce Mickey Claxton has accepted the position of Recreational Director at SLSC. Mickey has a wealth of experience with competitive soccer, academy, and recreational soccer.
He currently leads our Little Cosmos Program and is a lead staff coach in our Head Start program. This key position will allow Mickey to be involved in Curriculum, Coach Education, and key programming for our entire in house Recreational Program.
Mickey will be key in our new structure for U4-U6 and all of our small sided initiatives. "Mickey is the perfect fit for this position. He has great experience and has a great passion for our youngest players. "
-Brandon Lawless, Director of Coaching
Mickey has coached soccer for 14 years, with the last 6 years at SLSC. While at SLSC, Mickey has coached in all age groups, from our Littlest Cosmos, to our oldest high school aged players. Mickey grew up playing for NYSA and Ponca City United, earning state and district honors while at Ponca City. Mickey currently holds the US Soccer National D License and has completed the US Soccer U8-U12 youth courses, the LaLiga Formation Methodology Level 3 course, and the OSA Goalkeeping Trainer course. Mickey graduated from OSU with a degree in Mechanical Engineering while playing men’s club soccer and playing on the OSU rugby team.