Evolve Soccer Academy | Our Staff
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Giancarlo Barzotti

Founder of Evolve Soccer Academy, grew up in Southern California playing and developing the love for the game.  Giancarlo’s passion has always been soccer and now has the opportunity to pass along his knowledge and experiences to our youth soccer community.  He attended Mater Dei High School where he lettered all four years and captained his team to a CIF Championship.  During his high school years he played club soccer for the Pateadores.  Giancarlo captained this powerhouse team for multiple years and won many championships.  During that same period of time Giancarlo was active in the Olympic Development Program and was also selected to attend the Adidas ESP (Elite Soccer Program).  After graduating from High School Giancarlo earned a full ride scholarship and started all 4 years at  the University of Tulsa.  After a successful college career and earning his International Business degree Giancarlo turned to coaching, primarily focusing on private and small group training.  With over 20 years of coaching experience Giancarlo is excited to share his passion through the Evolve Soccer Academy.  Giancarlo now resides in Long Beach, Ca and is married with two beautiful young children.     

Carly Marietti

Head Coach of Evolve Soccer Academy, was born and raised in Long Beach.  Carly grew up playing youth soccer at every level and eventually making her way to the well recognized Legends Club.   After High School  Marietti spent two seasons playing at the University of the Pacific after a successful prep career at Long Beach Millikan High School. Marietti appeared in 18 games for the Tigers as a sophomore, while she played in 12 games her freshman season. While at Long Beach Millikan, Marietti was a four-time 1st Team All-More League pick, and earned her team’s Offensive Player of the Year honors as a sophomore and Rookie of the Year her freshman season.  Carly is still working on completing her Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, Marietti, has won a state championship while assistant coaching Cerritos college during the 2015-2016 season. She also serves as the girl’s soccer junior varsity head coach at Los Alamitos High, as well assistant coaching with Beach FC. Marietti continues to reside in Long Beach.