- FIVE COMETS PLAYERS EARN MASL AWARDS
- COMETS SEASON ENDS IN MINI-GAME OT THRILLER
- COMETS TAKE 1-0 LEAD IN CENTRAL DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES
- COMETS HOST MASL PLAYOFF OPENER
- STEPHEN PATERSON NAMED MASL GOALKEEPER OF THE MONTH
- VAHID ASSADPOUR AND STEPHEN PATERSON NAMED TO MASL TEAM OF THE WEEK
- COMETS WIN CENTRAL DIVISION WITH DOMINATING PERFORMANCE
- COMETS LOOK FOR REVENGE, CENTRAL DIVISION
- COMETS ANNOUNCE PLAYOFF DATES
- COMETS WIN STREAK SNAPPED IN MILWAUKEE
Jeff Husted, Director of Marketing & Communications
Jeff was part of the staff that helped to relaunch the Comets in 2010. He has worked in the Kansas City sports scene since 2006 with the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, Kansas City Royals Radio, and most recently, the Kansas City T-Bones.
Jeff grew up in Denver, Colorado but now lives in Olathe with his wife and two kids. In his spare time he enjoys watching his daughter’s volleyball games and coaching his son’s soccer games. Jeff is excited to rejoin the Comets and looks forward to helping the team throughout the year.
Robert Salek, Director of Sales & Ticket Operations
Robert has over 15 years experience in sports sales and marketing including time with Sporting Kansas City. Robert is originally from Dania Beach, Florida, and comes to Kansas City via Tennessee, and New Jersey, where he has developed profitable programs for: the Memphis Grizzlies (NBA), New Jersey Storm (NLL), Seton Hall University Men’s Basketball (NCAA), Army Football Black Knights (NCAA), New York Liberty (WNBA), New Jersey Nets (NBA), and the AVP (American Volleyball Professionals). He lives in Lee’s Summit with his wife Kathy and their pets – Suzy, Kitty and Whiskers.
Dan Brown, Director of Merchandise
Dan is originally from Kansas City and has been involved in the soccer community here for nearly 30 years. In addition to working for KC Pro Soccer you can find Dan coaching for the FC Kansas City Youth Club. He has been coaching in the area for the past 12 years and is sharing his passion for the game with today’s youth players. Dan graduated from Olathe North High School and while playing there earned All Sunflower League and All Metro accolades. In addition to his high school accomplishments Dan was a member of the Region 2 Champions, Udinese ’74, that represented the state of Kansas in the US Soccer Youth National Championships. Dan went on to attend Washburn University where he earned a scholarship to be the place kicker for the Ichabods. While at Washburn Dan studied Public Relations and Broadcast Media. Dan loves all local Kansas City teams and is a true Kansas City sports fan. Dan lives in Overland Park with his wife Lacy, daughter Peyton and sons Chance & Colby.
Mike Rodriguez, Account Executive
Michael is from Kansas City and his passion is coaching soccer in the community for 14 years with the Blackfire soccer club based in Lee’s Summit. Michael has been involved in the sports community as a Kansas City Chiefs Red Coater since 1989. During that time he was inducted in to the NFL Hall of Fame thru Visa Hall of Fans in 2000 as the #1 Chiefs Fan. From 1999 to 2005 Michael was an account executive for the Kansas City Wizards. He accomplished being the #1 sales rep for the MLS. In 2006 Michael worked for the Kansas City Brigade during their inaugural season. Michael is currently living in Lee’s Summit with his wife and family.