This article was written by PrepSoccer staff writer, Matt Smith. Matt Smith is a special news and communications correspondent with SF Elite Academy and will providing viewers with an inside look into SF Elite and what makes our club so special.
When you join San Francisco Elite, you are joining a club with integrity and values. However, you are also joining a club that can help you reach our goals, even if those targets are years away. For a player like Miles Lin, who plays for the 2010 team, he is already dreaming big as he looks to start playing soccer in high school when he begins as a freshman, and parlay that into playing in college.
"My favorite position to play is defense, definitely, because I like to deny the opposing team goals and I think that I am really good at it." -Miles Lin | SF Elite Boys 2010 SF Elite, will help him do that. He joined SF Elite a year ago, moving over from San Bruno Lowen 83 FC, and has really liked the opportunities the club has created for him. He really appreciates that the team will go play a lot of tournaments, offering him the chance to compete more often.
Lin, who was signed up for soccer by his mom when he was four, has liked it since that moment. He is a natural defender, but can play center or left midfield. "My favorite position to play is defense," Lin said. "because I like to deny the opposing team goals and I think I am good at it."