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Training & Development

Meet the Trainers!

Erik Hufnagle

“Huf” is a former professional player (New Hampshire Phantoms, Utah Blitz, and in the Irish and Norwegian Premier Leagues). He graduated from Green Mountain College as a four-time All-American. As his playing days wound down, Huf turned his attention to coaching. He earned a Premier (highest) license from the National Soccer Coaches Association and his experience includes positions with Baldoyle United in Dublin, Ireland National Goal Keepers, McDonald's All-Star Camps, Kennett High School in New Hampshire, Green Mountain College, Park City Soccer Club, and Park City High School.

Ariel Partridge

Ariel is a former player with Colorado Rush/Chatfield High School/University of Northern Colorado/ODP Region IV/Colorado All-State/etc. She played on scholarship in college, semi-pro indoor and outdoor teams, and amateur leagues before an aging body and family commitments took over. Ariel has coached since she was 16 years old for a variety of ages, abilities, and environments – including, but not limited to, Colorado Rush Soccer Club, Chantilly Youth Soccer Association, Smyrna Soccer Club, Global Premier Soccer Georgia, SAE School, Wasatch High School, and Heber Valley Soccer Club. She currently holds a USSF National D license and is HVSC’s Director of Coaching.

Isaac Smedley

Isaac, a home-grown soccer star, served as captain of Wasatch High School's and played with the state championship-winning team. He was awarded Utah All-State honors for several years and went on to play in college with Southern Virginia University. Since then he has coached with Wasatch High School Girls and HVSC, specializing in the female programs.

Jared Hendry

Jared Hendry is the Head Coach of the Wasatch High School Mens program. He grew up in Midway and graduated from Wasatch High School in 1992. Jared previously coached at Mountain View High School and with the Utah Rangers , and spent 12 years on the WHS staff before taking over. He was on staff for many semi-final and final appearances, as well as two state championships. He has been  with HVSC for the last five years and provides a valuable club/school connection for both programs.