NorCo Rush Hires New Techinical Trainer, Stefan Lukic


Northern Colorado Rush Soccer Club(NorCo Rush) is proud to introduce  new staff member and Technical Trainer, Stefan Lukic. Lukic comes to NorCo Rush from Suljam, Serbia where he grew up playing in one of the most competitive soccer clubs in Europe, Partizan Belgrade. 

Lukic moved to the United States to play collegiately for Oklahoma Wesleyan University where he was named All-American on multiple occasions, earned NAIA First-Team All-America honors every year between 2018 and 2021, was the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference MVP four times, and was the 2019 NAIA Men’s Soccer National Player of the Year. In 2020, Lukic led OKWU to the NAIA championship game.

Lukic founded Maestro Soccer Academy, a private coaching club for all ages, in both Oklahoma and Florida. He also served as the Technical Director and coach for the Northeast Oklahoma Soccer Club.

Currently, Lukic plays professionally for Northern Colorado Hailstorm FC and has a strong passion for coaching youth soccer. 

Lukic is dedicated to sharing his love and knowledge of soccer with young people, and inspiring them to be the best version of themselves, as well as getting involved with, and giving back to, the community. 

Having been coached by some of the best coaches in the game, Lukic knows what it takes to get better, to reach the next level, and to constantly strive for excellence. Lukic says, “The greatest satisfaction for me is to see young players improve and fall in love with the most beautiful game in the world!” 

As someone with great experience, passion, and expertise, NorCo Rush is thrilled to be welcoming Lukic to the Rush family.