Welcome to Koa Sports! As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, our purpose is Shaping Kids’ Lives Through Sports. With stellar leadership and professionally-trained coaches who embody our four core values — Positive, Dedicated, Team First, Fun — it’s no wonder Koa runs the leading youth sports leagues in Washington, DC, and Montgomery County, MD (Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Rockville, Gaithersburg, Wheaton, Kensington, Potomac, Glen Echo, Takoma Park). Koa offers baseball, field hockey, basketball, flag football and summer camp programs.
Started Coaching 12U and 13U Travel in 2014 for Koa. April 2014 Coach of the Month. Star outfielder, pitcher and catcher for Wootton High School for three years. Pitched at Montgomery College while studying for a degree in criminal justice. Assistant for 2013 Wootton High School and Head Coach of the 18U AAA Rockville Patriots. Enjoys music and staying active in slow pitch softball league!
Pitch Perfect – ok coach Adam may not have Springsteen’s pipes, but this NJ native and Koa Pitching Coach is ready for his next Cy Young candidate! Adam comes to Koa with three years of coaching college ball (2 years at his alma mater Juniata and another at Alma College in Michigan) plus he’s currently the pitching coach at the College of Southern Maryland
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Coach of The Month
Yajaira Rivas is Koa’s Coach of the Month for October, 2017!
Coach Yajaira has been an integral part of the Koa Field Hockey coaching staff for the past few years, but has stepped into a more involved role during our Fall season. Coach Yajaira currently coaches our u12 Fall Development Team, and can be seen coaching at our weekday clinics and our Sunday Rec League. This Fall, she coached team Spain to a Championship in the 7/8th grade Experienced League! Coach Yajaira has also been working with our u12 Club team and coaches this Fall. Coach Yajaira loves to push and challenge herself by continuing to develop and learn new field hockey tactics to take back to her teams!
Athlete of The Month
Adrain G. is Koa’s Player of the Month for October, 2017!
Adrian G. is the October 2017 Player of the Month! Adrian plays on the 11u Green Wave travel team, and shows up every day with a huge smile on his face. In addition to locking down positions in both the infield and outfield, Adrian pitches for the team, and put his best foot forward at the plate. Through six games in October, Adrian compiled a .765 batting average. He hit six doubles, scored 11 runs, and totaled 14 RBI as well. Additionally, when he wasn’t hitting himself to second base, Adrian was stealing it – finishing the month with 13 stolen bases.