Tareyn Blanton grew up in Bedford, Tx. Her passion for soccer started at a very young age, throughout high school she played for the DFW Tornadoes and went on to play 4 years of collegiate soccer. Her first 3 years she played for Texas A&M Commerce and became captain her junior year. She transferred and finished her college soccer career at Texas Women’s University graduating with a degree in Kinesiology. After graduating she continued her soccer career-playing semi-pro with Liverpool and currently is involved in playing within the WPSL for the Texas Spurs. She has coached for ODP since 2013 and has been coaching with the Spurs since 2015.