2013 US YOUTH SOCCER Region 1 Competitive Coach of the Year
Synergy Head Coach GU16 Elite, GU14 Elite, GU13 Elite, & GU11 Elite
Synergy Soccer Skills Clinic Director
Pam Knight comes to Synergy Soccer with a wealth of soccer experience. Her collegiate career started at North Adams State College (NASC). At NASC Pam was a four-year starter and was on the MASCAC conference team 3 of the 4 years she was there. Several times she was named the MASCAC player of the week and she captained her team both her junior and senior years. In 2001 she was inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame at NASC for her success on the soccer field as well as the softball field.
After college, Pam continued her soccer career by playing club soccer with Sporting Cristale Soccer. For 8 years she played on several championship teams at the Dawn to Dusk tournament in Lake Placid, NY. She also played for The Boston Storm in the USISL, which was the first women's professional league in the U.S. In her first year with the Storm she was the leading goal scorer, scoring 9 of her teams 14 goals.
While playing, Pam also coached soccer for 5 years for Sporting Cristale Soccer Club and then went on to coach for South Shore Select. When her kids were small she took a hiatus from coaching but then went to back to coaching in 2007 as the assistant coach at Pembroke High School. As her kids started to play she went back to South Shore Select to coach 2 more teams. In that time she was named South Shore Select's "Coach of the Year" for the year 2009.
Pam and her husband decided to go out on their own and start their own program, now Synergy Soccer, in 2010. In that time they have grown from 3 teams to 13 teams in 4 years. In 2013, Massachusetts Youth Soccer named Pam Competitive Coach of the Year. She was also named by US Youth Soccer as Region 1 Competitive Coach of the Year and was one of 4 finalists in the country for US Youth Soccer's National Competitive Coach of the Year. Pam holds the US Youth State "E" License, NSCAA Level 2 Diploma in Coaching and the NFHS/ NSCAA Professional Development for High School Coaches Diploma.
- US Youth State "E" License, NSCAA Level 2 Coaching Diploma, NFHS/NSCAA Professional Development for High School Diploma
- 1 of 4 Finalists for US YOUTH SOCCER National Competitive Coach of the Year
- 2013 US YOUTH SOCCER Region 1 Competitive Coach of the Year
- 2013 MA YOUTH SOCCER Competitive Coach of the Year
- Owner/Director SYNERGY SOCCER 2010 to present
- 3 year Assistant Coach at Pembroke High School
- Coach at South Shore Select, "COACH OF THE YEAR" in 2009
- 2 year member of Boston Storm professional team in the USISL
- Leading Scorer of the Boston Storm
- 8 Year member/champion of DAWN TO DUSK tournament teams
- Coach/Player Sporting Cristale Soccer Club 5 years
- Played/Captained 2 years at North Adams State College
- 2001 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee at North Adams State College
- MASCAC Conference team 3 years