About us
Soccer & Education USA
About us

What we do

Soccer and Education USA is a recruiting service located in Iceland. We assist soccer players around the world to become student athletes in the US. We assist our clients through the complex process of starting college or university in the States as student athletes.

Soccer and Education USA was founded and created in November of 2015 by two former Clemson University student athletes. Since early 2016 we have assisted close to 200 soccer players obtain scholarship in the US.

Our goal is to search for the ideal university for each and everyone based on their academic- and athletic level. We also factor in location, climate, the size of the school and field of study. Our passion is to find the right fit for each of our clients, both academically and athletically.

The team

Jóna Kristín Hauksdóttir

Jóna Kristín Hauksdóttir

Director & recruiting specialist

A former student athlete at Clemson University. Icelandic Champion and Cup winner with Breidablik. A former Icelandic youth international. B.A in Economics.

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Brynjar Benediktsson

Brynjar Benediktsson

Director & recruiting specialist

A former student athlete at Clemson University. An All-ACC performer. Grew up at FH which is one of the biggest soccer clubs in Iceland. A former Icelandic youth international. B.A in Economics.

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Bjarki Adalsteinsson

Manager & recruiting specialist

A former student athlete at James Madison University. An All-CAA first team pick and freshman All-American. Plays for Leiknir in the Icelandic Inkasso League. B.S. in Sport Management.

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Andrea Rán Snæfeld Hauksdóttir

Soccer recruiting specialist

A former standout student athlete at University of South Florida.  Icelandic Champion and Cup winner with Breidablik. Icelandic National Team player.  B.S in Business

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Ólafur Björn Loftsson

Golf Recruiting Specialist

A former student-athlete at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Oglethorpe University. A former Icelandic Champion and the first Icelandic golfer to play in a tournament on the PGA Tour. Currently a professional golfer on the Nordic Golf League. B.S. in Finance

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Helena Sverrisdóttir

Basketball Recruiting Specialist

A former student-athlete at TCU. Captain of the women’s national team and played professionally in Euroleague and Eurocup. Currently plays for Haukar Basketball club in Iceland. B.S. in Communication and History

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Kolbeinn Höður Gunnarsson

Track and Field Recruiting Specialist

A former University of Memphis student-athlete, multiple national records both indoors and outdoors, over 30 Senior National Championship Titles. Two time European Championships competitor and a key member of the Icelandic National Team in Athletics. B.S in Accounting (Cum Laude)

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Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir

Swimming Recruiting Specialist

Former student-athlete at the University of Florida. Former Icelandic champion and national record holder. European Championship medalist, World Championship, and Olympic finalist. B.S. in Public Relations

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