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East Select  – Soccer Coaches

Skill Development

Every year East Select Soccer seeks out the highest level local coaches in the area. These coaches will coach and assist our professional coaches in guiding the teams in individual skill development as well as team development. We would like to thank these coaches in advance for their dedication and work that they will be doing this year. We have a fantastic group of coaches that will continue the growth of soccer in Duluth.

Steve Polkowski
Steve PolkowskiExecutive Director
Steve has been the Director of Coaching since 2010 and began the role of Executive Director in 2020. In addition to coaching soccer for ESS, he has served as the Duluth East Girls Varsity Coach since 2010, prior to this position he was the boy’s coach for one season. Steve has his teaching degree in social studies with a minor in coaching from the University of Minnesota-Duluth. He also has an NSCAA national diploma, a USSF D license and other licenses. Before coaching Steve was a two-time all-state striker for Eagan High School before playing college soccer at Northern Illinois University.

East Select  – Girls Coaches

Girls Director of Coaching- Steve Polkowski

Girls Jamboree Team Coaches

Girls U11 Coaches

Girls U12 Coaches

Girls U14 Coaches

Girls U16 Coaches

Girls U17 Coaches

East Select  – Boys Coaches

Boys Director of Coaching- Steve Polkowski

Boys U9/10 Jamboree Coaches

Boys U11 Coaches

Boys U12 Coaches

Boys U14 Coaches

Boys U16 Coaches

Boys U18 Coaches

Boys Premier U18c1 Coaches