Tessa Zaccagnio is the Head Coach of Thunderbird FC’s U8 Boys team. Tessa has a wealth of playing and coaching experience. She is a product of Sereno and SC Del Sol, having played in ECNL and National League with her club teams. She won the State championships with Xavier College Preparatory during her high school career, and continued her playing career on Northern Arizona University’s club program. She has worked with Phoenix youth extensively, acting as a role model at Hubbard Sports Camp, English Soccer Experience Camp, and the YMCA. She is currently the Assistant Coach for Xavier College Preparatory’s Junior Varsity team, as well.
Tessa holds her US Soccer 4v4, 7v7, and 11v11 US Soccer Grassroots Coaching License and is earning her D License this spring. She is Safe Sport and CPR certified. Tessa Graduated Cum Laude from Northern Arizona University in 2018 with degrees in Psychology and Criminology.