Head Soccer Coach, Freddy Drago
Coach Drago is originally from Tampico, Mexico. At the age of 15, his family relocated to Austin, Texas where he attended high school and played soccer at McNeil High School. After graduation, Drago relocated back to Mexico where he played in the professional system. After an ACL injury and surgery, he decided to move back to the United States. Soon after, he played for McMurry University. Drago played under the coaching of current Hardin Simmons University soccer coach, Dan Heger, during Heger's last years at McMurry. During Drago's last season at McMurry, the Indians won their first regular season American Southwest Conference (ASC) West Division Championship with an unprecedented undefeated record. Upon a second ACL injury, Drago transferred to Abilene Christian University where he completed his Bachelor's Degree. Fluent in both Spanish and English, Coach Drago is able to recruit from around the globe. He and his wife, photographer Stephanie Hunter, reside in Cisco. Coach Drago has his National USSF 'D' License.
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Assistant Soccer Coach, Jorden Smith
Coach Smith is originally from Round Rock, Texas. She attended McNeil High School and lettered in varsity soccer all four years for District 14 5-A. After high school, Smith continued her soccer career at Cisco College playing for Coach Drago. At CC, Smith was a two year starter and earned captain honors both years.After Cisco College, Smith went on to play at Lubbock Christian University. At LCU, she was a two year starter and earned captain honors her senior season. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science in May 2013.
Photo Credit: Stephanie Hunter Photography