Tony has a Masters in Education from The Ohio State University, is State Certified teacher, and is a USSF C License coach. Tony was a standout player both academically and athletically at The Ohio State University, earning multiple honors both on the field and in the classroom.
Tony's achievements included 2nd Team All Big Ten in 2001 and 2002, serving as Captain in 2002. Tony was named Most Inspirational Player in 2001 and 2002, as well as achieving Scholar Athlete status in those same years. Tony was a member of the 2002 MLS Draft Pool.After several years as a high school teacher, Tony Earp accepted a position at SuperKick/TeamZone where where he served as President and Senior Director overseeing all soccer training programs, establishing training curriculums, and coaching athletes of all ages and levels. Tony currently serves as the Director of Classics Eagles Soccer Club in Columbus, Ohio, and still trains and consults for SuperKick/TeamZone.
Tony has over 12 years of youth coaching and director experience and has written over 70 articles and has hundreds of training videos to support player development, the growth of the game, and the enhancement of the youth soccer experience for all players.