Matt Welling

Youth Development Staff

WPFC Coaching Staff Member
Coaching Assignment: GU11 Black & GU11 White
Coaching Years of Experience:
License and Credentials:
USSF "D" National Coaching License.
Nationally certified in CPR and First Aid.
Professional Qualifications/Education:
1994-96: South Puget Sound CC
2003-05: The Evergreen State College

Coaching Experience/History:

2014/15: Head Coach | WPFC G04 White
2013/14: Head Coach | WPFC B03 Navy
2012/13: Assistant Coach | WPFC G99 Black
2010: WYSA District VII Girls Competitive Coach of the Year
2010-12: Head Coach | BHFC G99
2008-10: Head Coach | SSFC G98

High School
2010-11: Assistant Coach | Capitol High School Boys Varsity

2002/03: Assistant Coach | The Evergreen State College Men’s Soccer

2002-04: TESC soccer camp

Youth/Collegiate/Professional Playing History:

Youth Premier and ODP teams

High School
1990-94: Timberline High School Boys Varsity – 3x All league selection

1994/95: South Puget Sound CC – NWAC 1st Team Selection
2003/04: The Evergreen State College - Elite 8 NAIA National Tournament

Team Successes:
2015: WPFC G04 White President Cup Semi-Finals – Div II

High School
2010: Capitol High School 3A State Semi-Finals

2004: TESC NAIA National Tournament Elite 8 Finish

Favorite Soccer Team/Club/Player:
Club: FC Barcelona/Player: Carles Puyol

Best coaching memory:
Coaching my daughter Madelyn until she decided it wasn’t ‘cool’ to have dad as a coach!

Favorite Motivational Quote:
If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.
-Mario Andretti