Patrick McCraney

Patrick grew up in Plainfield and currently resides in Darien, Ill. In addition to coaching, he’s an award-winning journalist and worked in television news for many years. Pat currently covers the Chicago Fire as a reporter. He is the father of two boys who play at Eclipse and recently heads the LDL programming Currently holds a USSF C License.

Why Did you join Eclipse Select Soccer Club?
It’s a great club with a positive culture, where we teach the sport the right way.

What do you enjoy the most about coaching?
I love that I get to share my love of soccer with the next generation of players. it’s the best sport in the world!

Why Should prospective players join Eclipse over other clubs in the area?
Eclipse is a club that genuinely cares about your development as a player. We will push you to be your best, and we will work to put you in positions that will be fun and challenging.