NY Xtreme FC announces Jillian Ferro as a member of our Coaching Staff
Coach Ferro comes to NYXFC with a strong history as a player and coach within the sport. As a youth player, Jillian played for Quicktrike FC. At Quickstrike FC, she competed in multiple Super-Y Championships. Jillian was selected to attend Super-Y National Camp in Tampa, FL on two occasions to compete with the leagues highest-level players.
Following her youth playing career, Jillian played at Pace University(2011-2015). During her playing career at Pace, she broke many school records. Most goals scored as a rookie, Most points earned as a rookie, All-time goal scoring record, and All-time points earned.
Along with broken records, Jillian received the following accolades: All-Rookie Team, 2011 All-Region Player, NCAA 2011 Second Team All-Conference, NCAA 2012 Third Team All-Conference, NCAA 2014 First Team All-Conference, Daktronics/Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association All-East Region Team, and the coveted Pace University 2015 Female Athlete of the Year.
Jillian then came at Pace University as an assistant for the 2015 season. After coaching at the college level, Jillian joined Quickstrike as a staff coach in 2017/18 year where she worked with 07, 06, 05, 04, 03 premiere teams, and coached in their In-House Program and travel team training. She also Coaches at Columbia University’s NYC Soccer Academy summer camps.
Coach Ferro then took on another challenge as the as Head Coach for the Warwick Valley High School Girls Varsity soccer program from 2017-present. Since her coaching debut at WVHS, the Wildcats have made a playoff appearance each year, reaching atleast the Semi-Final.