SPACE COAST UNITED SOCCER CLUB STAFF

Directors

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SCUSC Executive Director of Coaching
Director of Senior Division

Contact: doc@spacecoastsoccer.org, (321) 693-3739

Licenses

2015 UEFA A License
2018 World Football Academy 'Football Periodisation' Course
2015 World Football Academy 'Football Fitness & Periodisation’ ' Course
2014 UEFA B License
2013 LMA Performance Analysis Diploma
2012 USSF A License
2011 USSF B License

Qualifications

  • 2015 FYSA Head Coach U18 Boys - State Champions
  • 2014 FYSA Head Coach U18 Boys - State Champions
  • 2011 FHSSA Head Coach West Shore Boys - State Champions
  • 2010 NCAA D2 Florida Tech Men's Assistant Coach
  • 2009 FHSAA 3A Head Coach MCC Men's Varsity - State Runner Up
  • 2005 FHSAA 3A Head Coach MCC Women's Varsity - State Champions
  • 2004 FHSAA 3A Head Coach MCC Women's Varsity - State Champions
  • 2000 Director of Coaching 3Lions Soccer Club, Melbourne, FL
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Director of Junior Division

Head Coach: U13 Boys ECNL, U14 Boys ECNL

Contact: dean.flexton@spacecoastsoccer.org, (321) 848-2897

Licenses

2020 World Football Academy (WFA) Expert Football Periodisation - Chelsea FC, (London)
2018 UEFA B Part 2 – (IFA)
2018 World Football Academy (WFA) Expert Football Periodisation–FC Brugge
2018 US Soccer Grassroots Instructor Course
2017 UEFA B Part 1 – Ireland Football Association (IFA)
2017 World Football Academy (WFA) Expert Football Periodisation–BENFICA FC
2016 World Football Academy Expert Football Periodisation–FEYENORD FC
2015 WFA Advanced Football Periodisation Course
2015 WFA Basic Football Periodisation Course
2014 Coerver Coaching Youth Diploma
2013 USSF A License
2011 NSCAA Premier Diploma
2010 USSF National Youth License
2008 USSF B License
2005 NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
2004 NSCAA Advanced National License
2000 (English) Football Association Coaching Certificate

Qualifications

  • US Soccer Coach Educator
  • 2014 Florida Youth Soccer Association (FYSA) Boys Coach of the year
  • 2013 FHSSA Girls Coach of the Year
  • 2002 Post-Graduate Certification of Education (PGCE) in Primary Education (grades 4-9) & Physical Education. South Bank University, London
  • 2001 BS, Sport and Exercise Science. South Bank University, London
  • Professional Playing Experience - 1988-1992 Tottenham Hotspur FC, London UK
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Director of Recreational Division

Head Coach: U11 Girls ECNL RL, U12 Girls ECNL RL

Contact: hugh.cousins@spacecoastsoccer.org, (321) 514-5608

License

2019 USSF C License

Qualifications

  • 2018-present Director of SCUSC Recreational Division
  • 2016-17  Merritt Island High School Boys Assistant Coach (State Finalist)
  • 2006-17  Head Coach at Central Brevard Soccer
  • 2000-2004  North Florida Express - U18 Assistant Coach/Trainer
  • 2006-Present  Gainesville Soccer Alliance -Technical Trainer for Camps
  • Professional playing experience:
    1998-1999 Signed contract with Jacksonville Cyclones (USL) ;
    1992-1993 USISL Chattanooga Railroaders Indoor and Outdoor Teams;
    1991  St. Pete Kickers (St. Petersburg);
    1988  Andrew College (All-Region First Team) 

Coaches & Trainers 2021-22 Season

coach-allawas

Head Coach: U15 Boys FCL

Contact: sntechnologies@hotmail.com

Licenses

USSF D License
USSF National Youth License

Qualifications

  • Youth Club Coach for 19 years
coach-barber

Head Coach: U11 Boys Pre-ECNL, U12 Boys FCL

Contact: matt.barber@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF C License
USSF National Youth License
NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1

Qualifications

  • Former Head Coach Palm Bay Magnet High

  • Former Head Coach Rockledge High

  • Coaching Competitive Club Soccer Since 2007

  • U10 Academy Director (Rockledge/BSA) Since 2009

coach-campo

Head Coach: U9 Boys FCL, U10 Boys FCL

Contact: chemandy7728@hotmail.com

Licenses

USSF F License

Qualifications

  • Played in the Colombia U-16 and U-20 National Teams.
  • Won the U-20 Copa America Colombia 1987
  • Participated in the Chile U-20 World Cup
  • Played professionally for 11 years
  • Clubs Played: Deportivo Cali, Cucuta Deportivo, Athletico Bucaramanga
  • Coached in Space Coast for 11 years
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Head Coach: U15 Boys ECNL RL

Contact: willie.daffron@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF B License
NSCAA Advanced National
NSCAA National Goal Keeping
NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
National Youth License
World Football Academy Football Tactics Evolution 2019 – FC Red Bull Salzburg
World Football Academy Football Tactics/Football Action Analysis

Qualifications

  • FYSA Staff Coach, August 2011 to present
  • Space Coast Coaching Staff, May 2016 to present
  • 2019 SCUSC Head Coach U12 Boys – State Champions
  • 20+ years coaching youth of various ages at various clubs in Brevard County
  • Playing Experience: College at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
  • Education: BS Mechanical Engineering, Rose Hulman Institute of Technology MS Mechanical Engineering, Cal State, Long Beach
coach-avatar

Head Coach: U11 Boys FCL

Contact: ddavis1974@msn.com

Licenses

USSF 

Qualifications

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coach-dixon

Head Coach: U15 Girls ECNL RL, U16 Girls ECNL RL

Contact: cal.dixon@spacecoastsoccer.org, (321) 260-5410

Licenses

FA Coaching Badge
National License
Advanced National in Goalkeeping

Qualifications

  • Viera Head School Girls Soccer Head Coach
    2020 Cape Coast Conference Champions, District Champions, Regional Champions, State Final 4
  • 2020 Cape Coast Conference Coach Of the Year
  • 2019 District Champions, Regional Semi-final
  • Head Coach SCUSC:
    3 time Florida Cup Winner
    2019 FYSA State Cup finalist
  • 2017 FYSA Girls Competitive Coach of the Year
  • 2017 US Youth Soccer Region 3 Girls Competitive Coach of the Year
  • 15 years Youth Coaching
  • 14 years College Coaching (Assistant and GK Coach) Florida Tech, Eastern Florida, Lees-McRae College
  • 9 years High School Coaching (Assistant and GK Coach) Merritt Island High School
  • Played 4 years Lees-McRae College
  • Played 9 years youth and Apprentice (Stoke City, Wolverhampton Wanderers)
  • Played 3 years professional (Stoke City)
coach-avatar

Head Coach: U12 Boys FCL

Contact: 

Licenses

USSF 

Qualifications

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coach-graefe

Head Coach: U11 Girls FCL, U12 Girls FCL

Contact: gaby.graefe@spacecoastsoccer.org

coach-gust1

Head Coach: U13 Boys FCL, U14 Boys FCL

Contact: jesse@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF 

Qualifications

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coach-humbert

Head Coach: U13 Girls FCL, U14 Girls FCL

Contact: jordan.humbert@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF License in Progress

 

coach-laleau

Head Coach: U16 Boys ECNL, U17 Boys ECNL

Contact: vince.laleau@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

2018 UEFA B License Part 1
2019 UEFA B License Part 2
2018 Irish Football Association C License
2019 World Football Academy Tactics Course
2019 World Football Academy Braining Course
2019 World Football Academy Mentorship
2019 USSF D License

Qualifications

  • Coaching:
    Assistant Coach Viera High School Girls Soccer
    Assistant Coach Bayside High School Soccer
    Head Coach U12 Boys Select & U10 Girls Academy, Space Coast United
  • 2014-2017- South Brevard Soccer Club Trainer
  • 2015- U23 Haitian National Team
  • 2015- Played with Haitian Pro Club Violette AC
  • 2015-Played with Argentine Pro Reserve Team Club Atletico Banfield
  • 2016-Played Dutch Professional Club Alkmarr
coach-lord

Head Coach: U17 Girls ECNL RL, U18/U19 Girls ECNL RL

Contact: mike.lord@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF B License
NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA National Diploma
NSCAA Defending Principles of Play Certificate
NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1 and 2
AFPA Strength and Conditioning Specialist
NESTA Speed and Agility Coach
ICA Conditioning Certification

Team Accomplishments

  • 2019
    01 State Cup Finalists
    01 Southern Regional Quarterfinals
    01 Florida Club Championship
    01 Disney Showcase Champion
  • 2018
    00 Florida Club Championship
    00 National Cup Quarterfinalist
    01 Florida Club Runners up
    01 FYSA Elite 8
  • 2017
    00 FYSA State Cup finalist
    00 Florida Cup Champions
  • 2016
    00 FYSA State Cup Champions
    00 Southern Regionals
    00 Jefferson Cup Champion
    00 Disney Showcase Champion
    00 CASL Elite Red Champion
mcguire-web

Head Coach: U10 Boys FCL

Contact: geoff.mcguire@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF 

Qualifications

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coach-messina

Head Coach: U13 Girls ECNL RL, U14 Girls ECNL RL

Contact: joey.messina@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

UEFA B License
ESSF D License
Northern Ireland Football Assoc. Youth Coaching Certificate (9v9)

Qualifications

  • 2016-present Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy Varsity Girls Soccer Head Coach
    3-time District Champions
  • SCUSC Academy U9 and U11 Boys Assistant Coach to Vladimir Campos
  • SCUSC U12 NPL Boys Assistant Coach
  • SCUSC U15 NPL Assistant Coach to Cal Dixon
  • SCUSC U16 NPL Girls Assistant Coach
  • SCUSC U16 Select Girls Head Coach
  • Playing experience: club soccer for various clubs in Brevard. Including CBS, Cocoa Expo, Three Lions, Melbourne Beach
moon-b-web

Head Coach: U18/U19 Boys FCL

Contact: robertmoon58@gmail.com

Licenses

1997 UEFA B License 

Qualifications

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coach-moreno

Head Coach: U16 Boys ECNL RL, U19/U20 ECNL RL

Contact: adrian.moreno@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

2019 UEFA C License, Berlin, Germany
2019 USSF D License

Qualifications

  • Head Coach u19 Boys Select at Space Coast United Soccer Club 2015-Present

  • Head Varsity Boys Coach at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy 2019-Present

  • Head Junior Varsity Coach at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy 2014-2018

  • Assistant Varsity Coach at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy 2015-2019

  • Staff Striker Coach at No. 1 Soccer Camp 2015-Present

  • Semi-professional in Madrid Spain 2011-2012

  • Coker College 2009-2011

  • 4-year Varsity Letterman at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy

  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer 2019-Present

  • NASM Certified Performance Enhancement Specialist - 2021

coach-nazon

Head Coach: U12 Boys Pre-ECNL

Contact: nic.nazon@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

UEFA B Part 2 (2019)
UEFA B part 1 (Irish FA C License)
USSF D Coaching Licenses
Coerver Coaching Youth Diploma
Irish Football Association Youth Certificate

Qualifications

  • Assistant Coach, Viera High School
  • Assistant Coach, Eastern Florida State College
  • SCUSC Head Coach of U11 Red, U12 White
  • EFSC conference Champions (Assistant Coach) 2016
  • EFSC District Finalist (Assistant coach) 2016
  • EFSC conference Champions (Assistant Coach) 2017
  • EFSC District Finalist (Assistant Coach) 2017
  • EFSC conference champion (Assistant coach) 2018
  • EFSC District champion (Asst Coach) 2018
  • EFSC National Final Four Appearance (Asst Coach) 2018
  • Viera High School District Finalist (Asst) 2017
  • Viera High School regional semi-Finalist 2017
  • Viera High School regional semi-Finalist 2018
  • Viera High School District Finalist (Asst) 2018
  • BSA, Head Coach U13, Assistant Coach U15 & U16, 2015-2016
coach-perez

Head Coach: U9 Boys FCL, U10 Boys FCL

Contact: manny@spacecoastsoccer.org

coach-pitts

Head Coach: U18 Boys ECNL RL, U19 Girls GCF

Contact: taylor.pitts@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF D License
NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1 & 2

Qualifications

  • 2017 FYSA Commissioners Cup, U15 Girls- State Championship
  • 2017 Disney 3v3 National Champions U15 Girls
  • Edgewood Jr. Sr. High School Soccer Coach since 2013 Boy & Girls
  • Coaching Competitive Club Soccer Since 2010
coach-robinson

Head Coach: U18/U19 Boys ECNL

Contact: nick.robinson@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF C License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma

Qualifications

  • Previous Coaching Experience, 5 years - College, 5 years Club, 4 years HS
  • Previous Playing Experience College, Semi-Professionally in Australia.
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Head Coach: U15/U16 Girls FCL

Contact: matt.shannon@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

US Soccer National D
FYSA USSF E License
US Soccer 4 v 4
United Soccer Coaches Goalkeeping Level 1 and 2

Qualifications

  • Master of Arts in Sports Coaching University of Northern Colorado
  • Rec program trainer and former Rec Director at SCU
  • Current Head Coach Eau Gallie High Schools Girls Varsity
  • Assistant Varsity Coach Eau Gallie High School previously
  • Former Head Coach Palm Bay Magnet High School Girls Soccer
coach-smith

Trainer
Assistant Coach:
U17 Girls ECNL RL, U18/U19 Girls ECNL RL

Contact: kevin.smith@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

2018 WFA "Football Fitness & Periodisation"
2018 WFA "Football Braining"
2018 USSF B License
2010 NSCAA Youth Level IV
2010 USSF C License
2008 USSF National Youth License
2006 USSF D License
2005 NSCAA Goalkeeping I

Qualifications

  • Space Coast Coaching Staff, May 2016 to present
  • Edgewood Jr/Sr High School Girls JV Coach, Sep 2014 to present
  • Brevard Soccer Alliance Coaching Staff, May 2014 to April 2016
  • Rockledge Soccer Club Coaching Staff, May 2004 to April 2014
coach-truong-300

Head Coach: U9 Girls FCL, U10 Girls FCL

Contact: phong@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF 

Qualifications

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coach-avatar

Head Coach: U17 Boys ECNL RL

Contact: mike.villanueva@spacecoastsoccer.org

Licenses

USSF 

Qualifications

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