Storm Soccer Club Expands Into Mercer County

We are excited to announce that Mercer Youth Soccer Association and Storm Soccer Club have agreed to work together to offer select soccer teams in Mercer County beginning the end of May for the upcoming 2015/2016 soccer year. 

The goal of this agreement between MYSA and Storm SC is to give an option to players to expand and increase their soccer development in Mercer County.

Mercer Storm teams will train and play their home games in Mercer County at Anderson Dean Park. 



Congratulations to Lucas Labrillazo and Chris Siegel from our Storm 01 Boys Team for being selected to the KY ODP - 01 Boys State Team

 2015 - State Cup - 99 Girls White - U16 Semi Finalist

2015 Presidents Cup - State Finalist- Storm 00 Girls

2015 Presidents Cup - State Champions - Storm 97 Boys


2015 Presidents Cup - State Champions - Storm 97 Girls

Congratulations to the following three players from our Storm 97 Boys Team for committing to play at Asbury next year: Hunter Mitchell, Isaiah Rocco, and David Hogan

2015 - Gatlinburg Invitational - Gatlinburg, TN (04 Boys Finalist)

2015 - Sky Spring Classic - Bowling Green, KY (00 Girls - Finalist)

2015 - Cincinnati West Soccerfest - Cincinnati, OH (02 Girls - Finalist)

2015 - Cincinnati West Soccerfest - Cincinnati, OH ( 04 Boys White Champions)

2015 - Owensboro Spring Cup - Owensboro, Ky (00 Boys - Champions)

2015 - Cookesville Rotary Classic - Cookesville, TN (04 Boys White - U11 Champions)



2015 - Adidas Turf Classic - Wilder, Ky (01 Girls - U14 Champions)



2014 - Cookeville Rotary Classic - Cookeville, TN (02 Girls - U13 Finalist)



 2014 - FC Pride Cup - Indianapolis, IN (01 Boys - U14 Finalist)


2014 - Fall Ball Tournament - Cincinnati, OH (2004 Boys Orange - U11 Champions)


2014 - Kentucky Fire Juniors Invitational - Louisville, KY (2004 Boys Orange - U11 Champions)


2014Gatlinburg Invitational - Gatlinburg, TN (2004 Boys White - U11 Champions)



2014 - Beat The Heat Tournament - Elizabethtown, KY (Storm 03 Girls - U12 Finalist)

2014 - Southeast College Showcase - Knoxville, TN (1998 Storm Girls - U16 Finalist)


2014 - Club X Tornado Memorial Tournament - Xenia, OH (2002 Storm Boys - U12 Finalist)






2014- FC Alliance Premier Cup - Knoxville, TN (2001 Storm Girls- U13 Finalist)



2013 - Kick or Treat Tournament - Bowling Green, KY (2003 Storm Girls - U11 Finalist)



2013 - Fall Ball - Cincinatti, OH (Storm 04 Boys White - U10 Finalist)


2013 - Central Cup Tournament - Elizabethtown, KY (2003 Storm Orange Boys - U11 Finalist)




2013 - Adidas Warrior Fall Classic - Cincinnatti, OH (2001 Storm Boys - U13 Champions)



2013 - Elizabethtown Fall Invitational - Elizabethtown, KY (2001 Storm Boys - U13 Champions)


Congratulations to the Storm 01 Boys team coached by Charlie Campbell and assisted by Josh Byrne for winning the Elizabethtown Fall Invitational which was held on September 21st and 22nd in Elizabethtown, KY. The boys started out losing their first game to Atletico 1 to 0.  The boys battled back winning the next three games! The boys posted wins against Southern Indiana: 1 to 0,  LFC Blue: 4 to 1 and Radcliff Co: 3 to 2.  




2013 - Mead Cup Tournament - Dayton, OH (2001 Storm Girl White - U13 Champions)


Congratulations to the Storm 01 Girls White team coached by Garrett Stark for winning the Mead Cup Tournament in Dayton Ohio over Labor Day weekend. The Mead Cup is one of the largest soccer tournaments in Region II. In pool play, the girls won 4-1 against the host team CUSA Blue from Ohio, tied 1-1 against the Foothills Frenzy from Pennsylvania, and tied 1-1 against the Jaguars from Michigan. The girls won 1-0 against the Foothills Frenzy from Pennsylvania in the semi final playoff game and won 4-1 in the Championship game against the Rowdies from West Virginia!



2013 - Goalrilla Classic Tournament - Cincinnati, OH (2004 Storm Boys - U10 Finalist)


Congratulations to the Storm 04 Boys team coached by John Burnside for finishing as Runner-Up/Finalist at the Cincinnati West Soccer Club Goalrilla Classic which was held in Miamitown, OH just west of Cincinnati. They went 3-0 in Pool play outscoring their opponents 14-5. They played hard in the championship game but lost to the Cincinnati West Redlegs.



2013 - Beat The Heat Tournament - Elizabethtown, KY (2001 Storm Girl White - U13 Finalist)


Congratulations to the Storm 01 Girls White for finishing as finalist in the U13 girls division of the Beat The Heat soccer tournament last weekend in Elizabethtown. The girls went 3-1-0 over the weekend facing three teams from Kentucky and one team from Indiana. The team scored 19 goals and only allowed 5.



SAA Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week  - Cameron Miller of Centre College

Cameron Miller continued his hot start to the season by scoring 2 game winning goals this past weekend for the Colonels. Miller tallied two shots on goal with a game winner Saturday vs. Wilmington College and tallied three shots on goal and an OT game winner Sunday vs. Rose-Hulman. On the season, Miller has 6 goals which puts him tied for 1st in the SAA in goals. Three of Miller's six goals have been game-winning goals. Cameron Miller played for the Storm 93 Boys Elite Team.


Christian King scored the game winning goal last week over Thomas More. Christian is senior at Transylvania and played for the Storm 93 Boys Elite team for 5 years.





 Storm Soccer Club Technical Director - Garrett Stark


Coach Garrett Stark was born in Newport Beach, California and has resided in Lexington, Kentucky since 1985.

Coach Stark has 30 years of soccer playing and coaching experience. He played at the competitive, high school, and collegiate level and has coached at both the high school and competitive level.


His most recent high school coaching accomplishments are:

Mercer County High School - Mens Soccer Head Coach (2013 - Present)


2014/2015 - Nominated as Coach of the Year - KY High School Referee Association


2014/2015 - Nominated as Big School Coach of the Year - KY High School Coaches Association


2014/2015 - 12th Region - Finalist


2014/2015 - 46th District - Champions


2013/2014 - 12th Region - Semi-Finalist


2013/2014 - 46th District - Champions



His most recent competitive coaching accomplishments are:


State Select Tournament History:


2013 Eurosport Kentucky State Tournament U12 - Girls State Champions


2013 Eurosport Kentucky State Tournament U11 - Girls State Semi-Finalist


2012 Eurosport Kentucky State Tournament U11 - Girls State Champions

2012 Eurosport Kentucky State Tournament U12 - Boys State Finalist

2011 Eurosport Kentucky State Tournament U11 - Boys State Semi-Finalist



League History:


(2008 - Present) Kentucky Select Soccer League - 7 Premier Division Titles (4 Boys and 3 Girls) and 1 Premier Division Runner Up Title (Girls)



Tournament History:


2015 Adidas Turf Classic U14 - Champions (Girls)

2014 Beat the Heat U12 - Finalist (Girls)


2014 FC Alliance Premier Cup U13 - Finalist (Girls)


2013 Kick or Treat U11 - Finalist (Girls)


2013 Mead Cup U13 - Champions (Girls)


2013 Beat the Heat U13 - Finalist (Girls)


2013 Bowling Green Ohio Soccer Challenge U11 - Champions (Girls)


2013 FC Alliance Premier Cup U12 - Champions (Girls)


2012 Adidas Germantown Invitational U12 - Semi - Finalist (Girls)

2012 Kick or Treat Tournament U11 - Champions (Girls)

2012 Adidas Cup of Champions U12 - Champions (Girls)

2012 Bluegrass Cup Tournament U11 - Champions (Girls)

2012 Bluegrass Cup Tournament U12 - Champions (Girls)

2012 Nike Cup Tournament U11 - Semi Finalist (Girls)

2012 Vulcan Cup Tournament U11 - Finalists (Girls)

2011 Mockingbird Invitational Tournament U11 - Champions (Girls)

2011 Mead Cup Tournament U11 - Champions (Girls)

2011 Fall Ball Tournament U12 - Champions (Boys)

2011 Battleground of Champions Tournament U12 - Finalists (Boys)

2011 May Madness Tournament U11 - Semi-Finalists (Boys)

2010 Bluegrass Cup Tournament U11 - Finalists (Boys)

2010 MASC Tournament U11 played up - Champions (Boys)

2009 Bluegrass Cup Tournament U11 played up - Semi-Finalists (Boys)

2009 Music City Invitational Tournament U9 - Finalists (Boys)

2008 Lexington Invitational Tournament U9 - Champions (Boys)

2008 Mockingbird Tournament U9 - Champions (Boys)

2008 Bluegrass State Games U8 - Champions (Boys)


Storm Soccer Club Keeper Trainer - Kevin Wright


• Coaching Degree from Asbury: (comparable to "A" license)


• Olympic Development and Club Coach


• Montgomery Co. H.S. Boys Coach


• 1989 Region Champions/State Finalist


• 1994 Region Champions/State Finalist


• West Jessamine H.S Boys Coach


• West Jessamine Girls Coach (2006-Present)


• Region Champs 2007, 2008, 2012


• Region Champions/State Final Four 2011


• West Middle School Girls Coach


• Salt River Conference Champions 2013


• Asbury College: 4 yr. starting Goalkeeper - 27 shut outs - All South Team (1986)


• Lafayette High School: 2 yr. starting Goalkeeper - 19 shut outs


• 2013 marks 25th year in coaching including High School, Clubs, Camps and Private Coaching


• Director: Tough as Nails Soccer Camps