HYS 02/03 Hurricanes White/Hooligans (Co-Coach)
Tina Valente grew up playing soccer in New Jersey. She currently holds her USSF “D” License.
Joining Total Futbol in 2016, she has worked with many of the Herndon girl's groups. She currently is Head Coach of the Herndon 03 Hurricanes White/Hooligans group, and is Co-Coach of the 04 Crush team with Matt Lee. Crush were VA State Cup Semifinalists in 2019 and have won a number of high-profile tournaments and showcases over the years, including the Jefferson Cup in 2018.
She has coached in the area since 2008, most recently with the Sterling '03 program as the head coach of the Orange and White teams. The program was very successful, with the Orange team notching State Cup Quarterfinalist and Jefferson Cup semifinalist appearances in the spring of their U12 year. She also assists with the Potomac Falls High School varsity and JV teams.
She has spent time coaching in New Jersey and Kansas prior to her time in Virginia. Her experience encompasses a variety of ages and levels.
After high school, she played at The College of New Jersey (Trenton State College) where she won two NCAA DIII National Championships.