PICKENS, SC – Pickens High School Athletic Director Chad Smith announced today that Jon Davit has been named head Varsity Soccer Coach. Davit recently moved to Pickens County from Chicago, IL where he has been a full time professional youth coach for over a decade.
In addition to coaching, Jon received his BS in Marketing from Northern Illinois University where he played on the Men’s Soccer Team from ’01-‘05.
“I would like to thank Coach Smith and the entire Pickens High School Staff for giving me the opportunity to be a part of such an amazing family” said Davit. “I’m looking forward to giving these student-athletes the best overall experience and putting this program in a position to compete for championships on a consistent basis.”
Davit comes to the Blue Flame after serving as a Staff Coach for Trevians/FC United and GLSA/FC 1974 back in the Chicagoland area.
“I have had the opportunity to work with a lot of amazing coaches over my tenure and am very grateful and excited to get to bring my knowledge and experience to Blue Flame family” Davit said.
Davit holds his National C License and TOPSoccer Certification and is currently working on finishing his National B License while pursuing his teaching career with the PACE program.