Club Administrator Kathy Hauschild is in her 11th year at Potomac Soccer where she has been involved with the transition and reinvention that has seen PSA rise to new heights. Kathy has worked tirelessly to help instill the values and expectations that have become the standard that PSA families have grown to expect and love about the club.
Kathy started as a soccer mom, to her two boys and was a team manager for 10 years, at MSI where she gained the respect and admiration of the club. In 2009, she was awarded the honor of “Manager of the Year.”
Kathy came to Potomac Soccer as the US Soccer Federation Academy Administrator, where she was responsible for all academy communications, game coordination, travel, tryouts, and player registration.
As PSA club administrator, Kathy is the club’s MSYSA’s registrar representative. She ensures that all of the Potomac Soccer teams are aged verified, and completes their player registrations for team rosters and player cards through the GotSport system. Kathy also plays a key role in the selection of club uniforms through Soccer.com.
Kathy trains and coordinates with all the PSA teams’ parent-volunteer managers, provides a Manager’s How-To-Manual, and is the club’s go-to person “soccer emergencies.”
Kathy is in her 7th year of being Tournament Director, for the nationally ranked Potomac Memorial Tournament. This is a U-9 to U-19 tournament which brings in over 400 teams yearly and it is hosted at over seven (7) locations throughout Montgomery county. As the Tournament Director, she recruits and manages all participating teams. Conducts all of the communication with coaches, managers, and administrators to register and place teams in the proper divisions. She develops the tournament bracketing and schedules for the event as well as markets the event and obtains sponsors and coordinates all of the event’s logistical planning.
Kathy is the EDP league representative. She coordinates game fields and referees for all EDP league games. In 2020, she was invited to serve as a member of EDP’s South Atlantic Advisory Group.
Kathy lives in Potomac with her husband, “Big Steve,” also a PSA soccer coach, her son, Kevin, a soccer referee. Her oldest son, Stephen, is the u7/8 Academy Director for Potomac Soccer. (If your last name is Hauschild, you’re involved at Potomac Soccer)!