Ben Barlin
staff Coach

Phone: (512) 670-6626

  • USSF "B" License

  • USSF National Youth License

  • USSF Grade 7+ Referee

  • USSF Grade 7+ Referee Instructor

  • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma

  • NSCAA Level 3 Goalkeeper Diploma

  • STYSA ODP Staff Coach


Ben Barlin has been coaching for 17 years, everything from U5 Girls to High School Boys.  He started with the American Youth Soccer Organization and is still with them as their Section 12 Coach Trainer (Arizona, Colorado, Texas, Utah, Arizona) and a as Master Coach. He coached for 8 years at Serra High School in San Diego, California and coached at the club level up to U17 with Matrix Soccer Club San Diego. He is currently a select coach for FC Westlake and a U.S. Olympic Development Program Staff Coach for the South Texas Youth Soccer Association.
He also holds the following licenses:
American Youth Soccer Organization:

  • National Soccer Coach

  • Advanced Coach Instructor

  • National Coach Instructor Evaluator

  • National Referee (candidate)

  • California Interscholastic Federation Coaching Education Program Certificate