Athletic Director

Stephen Powers

B.A. University of Maryland


  • SSFS Physical Education Teacher (Gr. 6-8, PK-5) since 1998
  • SSFS Director of Athletics since 2001
  • SSFS Women’s Varsity Soccer Coach (2004-2014)
  • President of the Potomac Valley Athletic Conference (2006-2010)
  • Montgomery County District II Athletic Director of the Year (2009, 2015)


Professional Experience:

  • Potomac Soccer Club (Head Coach)
  • Soccer Association of Columbia (SAC: Director of Goal Keeping/Head Coach)
  • Maryland State Olympic Development Program (ODP: Director of Goal Keeping)
  • Steve Powers Goal Keeping School/Champions Soccer Academy/PowerSoccer
  • University of Maryland (NCAA D. 1/Asst. Coach)
  • Montgomery Soccer, Inc. (MSI: Director of Goal Keeping)
  • DeMatha Catholic High School (Head Coach)
  • USSF B License

Playing Experience/Notable Achievements:

  • University of Maryland (NCAA D I)
  • Maryland Bays (American Professional Soccer League)
  • Baltimore Blast (Major Indoor Soccer League)
  • WCAC Coach of the Year 1997, 1999
  • Senatorial appointment to the US Military Academy (West Point)
  • MVP of American Professional Soccer League Championship
  • MVP of the North American Cup Championship
  • National Outdoor Professional Record Holder (Maryland Bays)
  • State of Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame Class of 2012