Team Staff

Mike Kizoulis - Trainer Coach:  Mike is employed as an educator by the Woodbridge School System at Colonia High School. He is the Head Coach for the Colonia High School Men's Team. He is entering his 15th year as a coach/trainer for the Jersey Knights. Mike also serves as a Soccer Driector for the Knights Women's Teams

In addition to his coaching duties, Mike serves as a Women's Soccer Director, assisting the women's teams and their operation. Mike is also a member of the Jersey Knights Board of Directors. As a Director, along with his coaching responsibilites, Mike is the head of the Finacial Committee which handles all financial aid for players and Knight's families.

Mike is a former men’s White Division Coach of the Year in the Greater Midlesex Conference. Mike’s experience also includes work as lead trainer for  Bulldog Soccer School, the Tab Ramos Soccer Academy and the Rutgers Elite Camp. Mike is a former player for the Jersey Knights Men’s Team in the Garden State Soccer League's Semi Pro Division. He is USSF licensed and is a member of the NSCAA.

Mike Knoth - Trainer Coach:  Mike is a retired building administrator in the Metuchen School District with over 40 years of experience working with children of all ages. His soccer experience includes 38 years of coaching soccer at various levels from U-8 to U-23. As one of its founders, Mike has been with the Jersey Knights since its inception. 

Along with his duties as Director of Soccer Mike is also the Varsity Coach for the Metuchen High School Women's Team. This past year he was named Women's Coach of the Year for the Greater Middlesex Conference as well as Blue Division Coach of the Year. Mike is the Director of Little Knights Soccer, The Jersey Knights Training Club, JK Elite and the Jersey Knights Summer 7 v 7 Soccer League. He also directs the Knights Summer Soccer Academy as well as Bulldog Soccer School in Metuchen. He is an original  member of the Jersey Knights Board of Directors and currently serves as the Soccer Director overseeing all  teams and programs. 
Mike is in his 25th  year with the Jersey Knights. Over that time his travel teams have competed at elite levels throughout the Eastern United States, Scotland, England and Costa Rico. Many of his players have gone on to compete at the collegiate level with players playing for Rutgers University, Yale University, Brown University, Seton Hall, Boston College, and Kean University. Mike lettered 4 years for the Kean University Soccer Team and until recently was active in the Garden State Soccer League  with the Jersey Knights Men’s Team. Mike has national licenses with USSF & NSCAA.

Samantha D’Alo – Manager:  For information regarding the Knightmares or to schedule a game please email the manager,