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Coaches' Bios

2012/13 ODP Coaches Biography's | as of Aug. 7,, 2012
Click on a coaches name to see his/her bio.

Girls


U12
Philadelphia/Bucks | Rachel Gallegos & Morgan Sims
Delaware/Chester | Maura Cirilli & Kelly Connor
Lancaster | Bill Esterly
Wilkes Barre/Scranton | Matt Pivirotto
Williamsport | Anita Valerio
Allentown/Reading | Chris Bleam

U13
Philadelphia Region | Craig Scangarella & Don Cuomo
Lehigh Valley | Bernadette Decosta & Fernando Carrizo
Lancaster | Jamie Kuntz

U14
Joe Dizio, Lauren Walker, Lauren Sciocchetti, Stefan Szygiel

U15
Toril Hinchman, Kaylyn Boles Kirschner

U16
Kevin Rooney & TBA

U17 Girls
Tom Haney, Don Overmier

Boys


U12
Philadelphia | Tim Leyland & Joe Brocker
Delaware/Chester | Scott Spangler & William Corbett
Lancaster | Chris Wilson
Wilkes Barre/Scranton | Dawson Driscoll
Williamsport | Ryan Veltri
Allentown/Reading | Trajano Bastidas

U13
Philadelphia Region | Don Brady & Mark Lukanski
Lehigh Valley | Wendell Beres & Matt Emmert
Lancaster | Steve Correri & Seamus Donnely

U14
Gary Stephenson, Kendall Walkes, Rick Tompkins, Wayne McKinney

U15
Pat Lordi, Frank Olszewski & Roben Qawasmy

U16
Greg Ramos & Will Thornton

U17 Girls
Mike Gorni & Gino DiFlorino

Goalkeeping Staff
Tim Lucas
Zach Weimar
Simon Robinson
Joe Weiss
Joe Dizio, Jr.

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COACHES BIO'S


Jason Luzak
USSF National "A" License
Former Assistant Women's Soccer Coach at West Chester Universtiy
Former Player for the U18 & U20 US National Teams
Former Professional Player in Idar Oberstein in Germany Philadelphia Freedom
Played Collegiately at Harvard University (Captain 1992)
14 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Jorge Severini
USSF National "B" License, Argentine Coaching Diploma
33 years coaching, 24 years on ODP Coaching Staff
Former Head Boys' Varsity Soccer Coacht at Haverford High School
Former Professional Player Coach: West Philadelphia Italkians, Greek Flames, German Hungarians
Former Professional Player: Argentina Division 1 (Club Estudiantes de la Plata), Aragua Venezuela, Philadelphia Atoms NASL League, Philadelphia Spartans, Delaware Wings, Ukrainian Nationals

Chris Wilson
NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
ABTF Brazilian FIFA Professional "A" License
KNVB international UEFA "B" License
Assistant Boys’ Soccer Coach at Hempfield High School
3 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

William Corbett
USSF National "A" License
Played Collegiately at The American University (1985 NCAA DI Championship Finalist)
3 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Dawson Driscoll
USSF National "A" License
NSCAA Advanced National Goalkeeping Diploma
NSCAA Premier Diploma
Head Men’s Soccer Coach at Marywood University
Former Head Men’s Soccer Coach at the University of Tampa
Former Head Men’s Soccer Coach at the University of Missouri-Rolla

Trajano Bastidas
USSF National "A" License
NSCAA National Advanced Diploma
Head Boys’ and Girls’ Varsity Soccer Coach at Catasauqua High School
15 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Matt Emmert
USSF National "B" License
USSF National Youth License
Former assistant girls’ soccer coach at Souderton Area High School
Former assistant men’s soccer coach at Ursinus College
Played Collegiately at Gettysburg College

Ryan Veltri
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA National Diploma
NSCAA State Level I GK Diploma
Head Coach Central Mountain High School
Played Collegiately at Lock Haven University of PA

Joe Dizio
USSF National "A" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Regional Goalkeeper Diploma
USYS Region 1 ODP Staff Coach
NSCAA Girls Eastern Regional Coach of the Year (2009)
11 Years on ODP Coaching Staff
Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Coaching Education Staff

Gary Stephenson
USSF National "A" License
NSCAA National Goalkeeping Diploma
USSF National Youth License
Former Assistant Men's Soccer Coach at Holy Family University
Assistant Men's Soccer Coach at Delaware Valley University
4 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Wayne McKinney
USSF National "A" License
Brazilian "A" License
Scottish "A" License
Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Immaculata University

Don Brady
USSF National "A" License
USSF National Youth License Candidate
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
KNVB Coaching Certificates
5 Years on ODP Coaching Staf

Frank Olszewski
USSF National "B" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Level II Goalkeeping Diploma
1999 EPYSA Coach of the Year
Played Collegiately at Muhlenberg College
15 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Warren Beideman
USSF National "C" License
2007 ISSF Referee License
10 years on ODP Coaching Staff
Played Semi-Professional Soccer for Phoenix SC & UGH for 12 years

Kendall Walkes
USSF National "A" License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
FIFA FA Preliminary License
Head Men’s Soccer Coach at West Chester University
National/Regional/State Youth Coach of the Year (2003-2004)
Former Head Men’s Soccer Coach for Trinidad and Tobago National Team
25 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Rick Tompkins
USSF National "A" License
Former President of EPYSA and Inter County Soccer League
Former Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach at Drexel University
USSF Bob McNulty Award for Coaching Excellence
Head varsity girls' soccer coach at Abington High School
Inducted into Philadelphia Soccer Hall of Fame in 2005
10+ Years on ODP Staff

Mike Gorni
USYS Region 1 Coach of the Year and National Coach of the Year Finalist
PIAA AAA Coach of the Year and NSCAA ADIDAS Region Coach of the Year (2009)
ODP Head Coach for 7 Region 1 Championship Teams; 2 ODP National Final Fours
9 USYS Region 1 Championship Teams; 8 National Final Fours
NSCAA Adidas National Coach of the Year Finalist

Gino DiFloro
no information available, please check back

Greg Ramos
UEFA "A" License
USSF National "A" License
NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Associate Staff Member
9 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Brent Jacquette
NSCAA National "A"License
NSCAA Premier Diploma
Head Men’s Soccer Coach at Widener University
Played Collegiately at Penn State University

Fernando Carrizo
NSCAA Regional, Advanced Regional, National License, Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA Advanced State Goalkeeping Diploma
NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
USSF National Youth Diploma
ODP Staff Coach 4 Years

Maura Cirilli
USSF National "C" License
Played Collegiately at West Virginia University
3 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Rachel Gallegos
USSF National "C" License
Played Collegiately at Clemson University
3 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Anita Valerio
USSF National "C" License Candidate
Played Collegiately at Mansfield University
Played in Santiago de Compostela Collegiate League in Spain

Kaleen Adami
USSF National "D" License
Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at University of Pennsylvania
Played Collegiately at Pennsylvania State University
Former Coach for Youth Development in Nicaragua with Soccer Without Borders

Shelley Esposito
Head Junior Varsity Girls’ Soccer Coach at Conestoga High School
Former Player for PA West ODP
Played Collegiately at Duquesne University

Jamie Kuntz
USSF National "C" License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA National Goalkeeping Diploma
Former Franklin and Marshall College Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach
Played Collegiately at Lock Haven University
6 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Stefan Szygiel
USSF National "B" License
USSF National Youth License
Head boys' soccer coach at South Hunterdon Regional High School
Played collegiately at Arcadia University
Played in the NPSL for the Pennsylvania Stoners
Two years on ODP coaching staff

Don Cuomo
USSF National "A" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
14 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Danielle Fagan
USSF National "A" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Premier Diploma
USYS Region 1 ODP Staff 2 Years
Former Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach, Player & Captain at Villanova University
Former Head Girls’ Varsity Soccer Coach at Conestoga High School (PIAA AAA State Champions 2007 & 2008)
NSCAA Regional Girls High School Coach of the Year & National Finalist (2007)

JessReynolds
Head Coach St. Joseph’s University
USSF National A License

Lauren Sciocchetti
USSF "C" National License
Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at Swarthmore College
Former Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at Centenary College
Played collegiately at University of Pittsburgh
3 years on ODP Coaching Staff

Jamie Gluck
NSCAA Premier Diploma
Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Haverford College
Former Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at Washington & Lee University
Played Collegiately at Muhlenberg College

Toril Hinchman
USSF National "C" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Regional Goalkeeping Diploma
Former Player in Norway and Germany

Kaylyn Boles Kirschner
USSF "C" National License
NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma
Played Collegiately at West Chester University

Erin DeMarco
USSF National "B" License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA State Goalkeeper Diploma
USYS Region 1 ODP Senior Staff
Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Bryn Mawr College
Played Collegiately at Ithaca College (All-American)
6 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Lauren Walker
USSF National "C" License Candidate
Goalkeeper Coach at Swarthmore College
Played Collegiately at Swarthmore College

Tom Haney
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
USSF C License
Montgomery County Community College Head Women's Soccer Coach (NJCAA)
Previous Cedar Crest College Assistant Women's Soccer Coach (NCAA Division III)
25 years plus experience coaching upper level club soccer
7th ODP season

Don Overmier
USSF National "A" License
Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at Drexel University
Guided Eastern Pennsylvania U-17 to the Region I Championship in 2007
Played collegiately at the University of Pittsburgh

Goalkeeping Staff

Terry Underkoffle
no information available, please check back

John Gregg
USSF National "C" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Levels 1, 2 & 3 Goalkeeping Diplomas
NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
USYS Region 1 ODP Goalkeeping Staff
NSCAA National Goalkeeping Staff
Director of Coaching & Player Development for Central Pennsylvania Youth Soccer League
Former Professional Player for the Harrisburg Heat
Played Collegiately at Southern Connecticut State University (1992 National Champions)

Joe Dizio, Jr.
USSF National "C" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA National Diploma
NSCAA State & Regional Goalkeeping Diploma
Played Collegiately at Pennsylvania State University - York

Simon Robinson

UEFA "B" License
English FA Coaching Certificate
NSCAA Level 1 & 2 Goalkeeping Diploma
Goalkeeper Coach at Arcadia University, Women's Soccer
Former Goalkeeper Coach at Leeds United Academy
Former Coach at Leeds Metropolitan University in England
Former Professional Player for Barrow AFC in England
Played Collegiately at Leeds Metropolitan University in England

 

Lee Speers
USSF National "C" License
Assistant Boys’ Varsity Soccer Coach at Souderton Area High School
USYS Region 1 ODP Staff
Former Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach at Kutztown University
Played Collegiately at Kutztown University

Beth Long
Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at Bryn Mawr College
Former Volunteer Goalkeeper Coach at Shippensburg University
Played Collegiately at Shippensburg University

Heather Rinker
USSF National "D" License
Played Collegiately at West Chester University
Played semi-professionally with the Rochester Reign
Two years on ODP staff

Joe Weiss
NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma
NSCAA Level 1 & 2 Goalkeeping Diploma
Assistant Varsity Coach, William Tennent High School
Former ODP Player for Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer
Played Collegiately at Muhlenberg College

Nick Severini
USSF National "C" License
Argentine Football Association 'National Coaching Seminar'
Head Boys’ Varsity Soccer Coach at Lower Merion High School (PIAA 'AAA' District 1 Champion 2010)
Played Collegiately at the University of Pennsylvania (2002 Ivy League Champion)
Trained with Sevilla FC, CA Independienete, CA Liniers
5 Years on ODP Coaching Staff

Craig Reed
USSF National "A" License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
Head girls' varsity soccer coach at Downingtown East High School (PIAA District 1 Champions 2009)
Played collegiately at Coastal Carolina University

Pat Lordi
USSF National "A" License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA Special Topics Diploma
14 Years on ODP Coaching Staff
USSF National Youth License

Brian Hearn
USSF National "C" License
NSCAA National Youth Diploma
NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
Played Professionally with the Reading Rage

Roben Qawasmy
USSF National "D" License
Lansdale
Catholic Boys Staff Coach

 
 
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