Columbia, SC born and raised. Alex began his journey with Everplay back in June of 2016. He’s worked just about every sport we offer so you’ve probably seen him around. He has a degree in Marketing, but sports are his true passion. Football season is his favorite time of the year as he cheers on his Gamecocks and Panthers. If Alex isn’t watching, playing or working with sports, he enjoys the beach with his family and friends.
Tyler-Assistant General Manager
Originally from Johnsonville, SC, Tyler graduated from USC in 2014. After moving back to Columbia, he began playing Flag Football with Everplay in Spring 2018. When he’s not at a Kickball or Softball field, you can find him watching just about any sport and cheering on the Gamecocks, Panthers, and Braves.
Emily-Super Field Manager
Born and raised in Ohio, Emily moved to Columbia, SC after graduating from Coastal Carolina University with a degree in Marine Science. She made her Everplay debut playing kickball and flag football and can now be seen working softball, kickball, and yes, even bowling! In her free time Emily enjoys hiking, hitting up local breweries, and rooting for all Cleveland Sports.
Devin- Soccer Official
Born and raised in Charleston, SC, He's called Columbia home for the past 10 years. Him, his wife Sarah, two beautiful girls Maddie and Harper, and three dogs. He enjoys camping, gaming, spending time with friends and most of all...the Carolina Panthers. He's been in the auto industry most of his professional life and really enjoys the fast paced work environment that changes daily. He began with Everplay playing in the Flag Football league but now he helps weekly out on Wednesdays at the Soccer fields.
Pennsylvania born with that black and gold blood, Alex graduated from Pitt and moved to Columbia when she followed her passion of working with animals to become a zookeeper at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Alex found Everplay soon after, when looking to play her lifelong sport of volleyball in the community. Now you can find her reffing both indoor and sand volleyball. When not reffing or zookeeping, she loves fitness, hiking, and cheering for all the Pittsburgh sports teams.
Originally from Middlebury, Vermont, Matt moved to Columbia in anticipation of his first born son, Emmett. He graduated with a Bachelors in K-12 Physical Education, then got his Master’s in Educational Leadership. Additionally, he was in the Military for 8 years, deploying overseas from 2010-2011. Matt thoroughly enjoys playing Everplay Sports, especially kickball and softball. His officiating career began in 2019 mainly concentrating on kickball, but occasionally filling in for softball. Matt enjoys traveling, hanging with his son and fantasy football. Speaking of football, catch him at a tailgate with his friends... now he says GO COCKS!!
Chad- Sand Volleyball Official
Chad is originally from Northwest Indiana (nicknamed “The Region”), where he grew up loving Notre Dame and all Chicago sports. He served in the Indiana Army National Guard for 6 years and got his B.S. in Economics from Ball State University in 2019. To escape the snow, he moved down to Columbia, SC in February 2020 and began his Everplay reffing career in volleyball during the Spring of 2021. Volleyball is his sport of choice, the one he played in high school and in college. In his free time you can catch him playing volleyball with his friends, kayaking, or running for fun. “Chirp Chirp” and “Bear Down.”