Coaching experienceErik holds a NCSAA Premier License National and a youth national license. Michon has been coaching since 2007. His experience consists of coaching youth and adult levels. He coached men's Harmonie S.V. in Palo Alto from 2007 through 2013. During that same time period, Michon also coached at San Mateo High School until 2010. Before coaching at San Mateo High School, he was at Burlingame High School for one season.
Positive coaching is the way to go. Create a comfortable place where the kids can excel as students of the game. I want the kids to be hungry to come back to learn more. It's a mix of having fun, staying positive, and making sure they see improvement.
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What he looks for in a player
Erik looks for players who are positive and willing to learn. He would like to see players who have a good ability to focus and pay attention with a willingness to do anything it takes to be the best.