International Christian Academy is the only private school in Las Vegas with a Soccer Academy!
Students in this program receive quality education and soccer training from Coach Tommy Tate. He is a licensed National Youth "A" coach with the United States Soccer Federation and the Nevada coach of the year in 2013 and 2019. His goal is to provide an elite training and development program at ICA that is unparalleled in Nevada. The ICA Soccer Academy is a platform for all competitive, aspiring soccer players to advance. There are currently several academy participants that are on the Olympic Development Team and players that have participated in international events.
Coach Tate played professionally for the 2nd Division Portuguese Team National, also for the San Diego Sockers of the CISL (1995-96), the San Diego Flash A-League (1996-2001), MLS’s Tampa Bay Mutiny (2000), and the Los Angeles Galaxy (2001). Coach Tate is also a former player and coach from the University of San Diego, where, as the Assistant Coach, he helped lead the men’s team to six NCAA Tournament appearances, three WCC Championships, and led the women’s team to five NCAA Tournament appearances.