Leesburg, VA (October 16, 2014) – It is with great excitement that the Heritage High School Athletic department announces the hiring of Holly King as the new Girls Varsity Soccer Coach.
Holly was the state, region and district Player of the Year in 2008 and 2009 at Broad Run High School where her team won back to back state championships. She was named Washington Post All-Metro player of the year, Loudoun Times Athlete of the Year, NSCAA/Adidas high school All-Region III, EA Sports All American and ESPN Rise Spring Soccer All American in 2009. She played college soccer at the University of Florida where she was a 2012 All American and a 2011/2012 Academic All American. Also, Holly was the SEC Defensive Player of the Year and garnered All-SEC first team honors. While in grad school she was the assistant coach at Buchholz High School in Gainesville, FL.
Holly went on to play professional soccer with the Washington Spirit before she became a teacher at Steuart Weller Elementary School.