About Jared Vock
Jared Vock is an IMG Academy soccer program Alumni having attended the Academy as a full-time student from 1999-2001, coming from Plymouth, MI. Jared graduated from the Academy in 2001 and received a full-scholarship to the University of South Florida and went on to finish his college eligibility at LeMoyne College.
Since arriving at the IMG Academy soccer program as a full-time coach, Jared has worked with players of all ages and abilities; the players he has coach range in age from 12 all the way to the 18 year-old USDA players. Jared started his full-time coaching career at the age of 22 under the tutelage of previous IMG Academy soccer program Director, Tom Durkin. Jared is in his fifth year as a staff coach at the Academy and is currently the head Under 15 Boys coach.
- BS in Business Administration
- USSF "A" "B" and "C" License
- FYSA "D" and "E" License
Prior to arriving at the Academy, Jared was part of the Olympic Development Program and traveled abroad with the Region II team. In 2000, Vock was invited to participate in the Adidas ESP camp which hosts the top 150 youth soccer players in the United States. He then went on to earn a full scholarship to the University of South Florida, where he earned All-Conference USA awards three years straight. He also spent one season at Lemoyne College where he was a member of the All-NE 10 team. Jared was a member of the PDL Bradenton Academics (2000-2003) and played along side current pros and Academy alumni Michael Parkhurst, Heath Pearce, Kurt Morsink and Marco Velez.
Jared resides in Bradenton, FL with his wife Gabriella and their son J.R.