As a Kansas City native, Mike Tabory participated in Brookside Soccer Club’s recreational league from 5- to 8-years-old, moving on to club soccer with Futura KC. During his tenure at Rockhurst High School, he was a 3-year varsity letterman as the Hawklets’ goalkeeper, was an All-Western Region Selection for the state of Missouri and led that team to the state championship during 2004 as a senior.
Coach Tabory played two seasons for Marquette University in NCAA Division I men’s soccer.
He transferred to UMKC and will complete his bachelor’s degree in economics in December 2014. He completed his US Soccer Federation C license certification in August 2014.