Aric Thorne-Thomsen is a certified personal trainer and physical therapist. He has 35 years of soccer experience both as a player and a coach. He has been a dedicated MicroStrikers coach for the last five years, but this is his first year coaching in the Academy. Aric brings a positive attitude and a ton of knowledge to the program. He also has two Academy players of his own, and enjoys being able to share the afternoons with them.