Originally from Houston, Tx Evelyn didn't start playing soccer until her Junior Year of High School, but still earned a full athletic scholarship at Cisco Junior College before transferring to Huston-Tillotson University. At Huston-Tillotson Evelyn continued to play for the Women's team and received her BA in Kinesiology. Since graduating college she has continued to play soccer for a semi-professional indoor team and earned her first coaching experience in East Austin and as an assistant coach at Huston-Tillotson. Evelyn holds her United States Soccer Federation "F" License and earned her Head Safely In Soccer Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. We asked her a few additional questions to learn a bit more about her:
Favorite food - Chicken Enchilada from Hula Hut
Favorite team - Chelsea F.C. & The US Women's National Team
Favorite players - Ronaldinho & Eden Hazard
Favorite thing to do other than soccer - Road trips around Texas and anything outdoors
Hometown - Houston, Texas
Primary position - Mostly a forward, but I think more like a center midfielder so I've been transitioning more to that position.