Richard Appleby

President/DOC/Treasurer/Field Assignor

Richard joined the club as Director of Coaching in 2019 and took over for founder Mike Jacobsen as President in 2021. He first started coaching girls HS while playing soccer at Coe College, a D3 school in Iowa.  After 3 seasons as a Head coach for girls soccer at Jefferson HS, and 5 seasons as an assistant coach at his alma mater, he and his wife moved to MN. He spent 1 season with St Mary’s University’s women’s team under a great coach, Neil Cassdy, before going to the Univeristy of Northwestern and coaching the men’s program as a graduate assistant, while earning his MBA. Richard holds his F license for USSF and a National Diploma through United Soccer Coaches. He lives in Hutchinson with his beautiful wife, Nina, and their 4 daughters, Annie, Ellie, Maggie and Clara. He also is the head coach for the local HS co-op team between Hutchinson and Glencoe Silver Lake.

[email protected]

Jodi Michaelis


Andrea Wigern

Website Coordinator

Andrea Wollan

Fundraising Chair

Eric Thalmann

Referee Assignor

Carrie Schmitz

At large member

Lisardo Cortez

At large member

Val Bandas

At large member


Eric Thalmann

Spring 15u Black & u18/19 Black Girls Head Coach

Alexis Sanchez

Spring u18/19 Black Boys Head Coach, Spring 15u Black & u18/19 Black Girls Assistant Coach

Aidan Young

Spring u13/14 Girls Blue Head Coach

Hailey Larson

Spring u13/14 Boys Blue Head Coach

Owen Koenen

Spring u13/14 Boys Blue Assistant Coach

Yodee Rivera

u18/19 Boys Black Assistant Coach



Phone: 319-491-1610
Email: [email protected]