2020 Coaches

Men's Varsity Head Coach - Bruce Wade     Send email
Bruce WadeCoach Wade has been at Walton since the Fall of 2002. He received a Bachelor's Degree from Western Illinois University in 1991 and a Master's in Education from Auburn University in 1994. He played Soccer at Western Illinois University 1987 – 1991. His coaching experience includes, Shaw High School 1996 – 2001 where he took his team to two State Semi-Finalist Appearances (AAAA). He also coached the Buena Vista University Men & Women from 2001 – 2002. He has also coached Girl’s ODP teams (1999 – 2001). In 2017, Coach Wade led the Raiders to the Region 4-AAAAAAA Championship and the Georgia State Semi-Finals. He holds USSF "A", NATIONAL YOUTH, and NSCAA PREMIER LICENSES.
Women’s Varsity Head Coach – Megan Tymchuk     Send email
 Megan TymchukThis is Coach Tymchuk’s first year as a Walton Raider. She played soccer at NASA for 15 years and at Kell High School for 4 years. She then went on to play college ball at Kennesaw State University where she majored in Exercise Science. She currently coaches at NASA-Tophat and teaches Health and Special Education at Walton. Coach Tymchuk is excited for her first year as a Raider!
Women's Varsity Assistant Coach - Marah Hardie    Send email
Marah McEntyreCoach Hardie graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2016 with a Bachelor's of Science degree. She is currently working on her Master's Degree in Teaching Science. Before teaching, She worked as an EMT on the ambulance and in the ER. Coach Hardie has coached soccer at the high school level for four years.
Men's Junior Varsity Head Coach -     Send email
Women's Junior Varsity Head Coach - Marc Tartaro     Send email
Marc TartaroCoach Tartaro (Coach T) has been teaching/coaching in Cobb County for sixteen years. He received his Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Physical Education, as well as a Master’s in Leadership, from Kennesaw State University. He also holds a Specialist Degree in Curriculum & Instruction. Coach Tartaro began coaching Soccer in college over twenty years ago, and his coaching resume spans nearly three decades. He has an extensive background in Anatomy & Physiology, Sport Psychology and experience as a Personal Trainer. Additionally, he has National Certifications in Total Body Conditioning and Group Exercise. He is looking forward to his first year as Raider!
Goal Keeper Coach - Mun Young Yi
Mun Young YiMun Young Yi is our Walton Soccer Goalkeeper coach as well as the Goalkeeper Director for the Cherokee Impact Select Academy and Recreational Programs. Coach Mun was born in South Korea and played on the South Korean National Team for four years. He also played professional soccer for eleven years for clubs in South Korea and the United States. Coach Mun was the goalkeeper for the Atlanta Ruckus and Silverbacks for four years. Coach Mun coached at Tophat Soccer Club after his playing career. He also served as a goalkeeper coach for Druid Hills High School for three years. Currently he is involved as the goalkeeper coach for the Georgia Olympic Development Program (ODP). In that role he works closely with interim DOC for CSA Impact, Alex Pama, who is the head coach for the GA 1998 ODP girls.