The Jersey Knights Daggers are a competitive U12 Girls team
dedicated to the excellence of soccer through commitment, hard work and fun. Our team website can be found at http://www.jkdaggers.com .
Our team is comprised of talented players from Bridgewater, East Brunswick, Hillsboro, Motgomery, North Brunswick, Princeton amd South Brunswick.
We play in the JAGS League and compete in Premiere Tournaments.
Our team is trained by Shannon Evans and assisted by Glenn Crooks.
Shannon Evans is a welcome addition, to the Knights Women’s Program. She will directly train and coach the U12 group and work with all older players in regard to the Knights’ college program. Shannon is currently the Assistant Coach for the NJIT (New Jersey Institute of Technology)Women’s Team. She has a wealth of experience that includes coaching stints at Stevens Institute of Technology and the World Class U16 - 18 women’s teams. As a player Shannon competed on the Long Island University women’s Team in 1998 and was team captain in in 2000. She completed her college career by transfering to Rutgers University where as team captain, she led the Scarlet Knights to a Sweet 16 appearance in 2002. She is USSF licensed and a member of the NSCAA. Shannon is also holds a National Coaching License from the NSCAA.
Glenn Crooks is the current head coach for the Rutgers womens soccer team and lends out a helping hand to his former player Shannon in coaching the daggers. He is usually available at least once per week to help train the daggers as his Rutgers schedule allows.
Tryouts will take place throughout the month of May into June. This is a chance to receive excellent training and coaching by professional coaches with a wealth of experience. All Jersey Knights coaches currently coach at the Collegiate or High School levels. Jersey Knights teams compete in MAPS, JAGS, the Region 1 League and the Y League
The Jersey Knights are dedicated to promoting high level, competitive soccer and providing players with the tools and experience necessary to compete at the highest levels. Our goal is to prepare our players to some day play at the collegiate level. We offer a very successful college recruiting program for all players. A high percentage of our graduates move on and successfully compete at the collegiate level.
For more information contact:
Team Manager: Scott Previte