Park Tudor Hires John Simmonds as Head Girls Soccer Coach
Park Tudor has hired John Simmonds to lead the Girls Soccer program as Head Coach. John comes to Park Tudor from Indiana Fire Juniors Soccer, where he was Director of Coaching for three years.
John has extensive soccer coaching experience; he has coached at Center Grove, Westfield and Lafayette Harrison High Schools, and was Director of Coaching at Indy Inferno for 10 years, where he won six state championships. He also served as Boys Director of Coaching for Carmel United, winning four state championships, and Boys Director of Coaching for Westfield Select Soccer Association, bringing home two state championships. In addition, he achieved great success coaching in the National Premier Soccer League - 2015 Midwest Champions, National Semifinalists and US Open Cup Qualifier.
As a player, John was a 4-year letterman at Center Grove High School, and played Club Soccer at Purdue University for four years. He was a member of Purdue’s 1991 National Club Soccer National Championship team, and was 1991 NCCSAA 1st Team All-American. He holds a B.S. degree from Purdue in Exercise Science.
John is looking forward to leading Park Tudor’s Girls Soccer team to continued success!