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Director of Coaching: Jaime Gonzalez

Jaime, a local Long Island player, has been involved with soccer since the age of 4 and has been coaching youth teams all over Long Island for the over 13 years.  He has had the priviledge of playing at some of the very highest youth levels growing up. As a coach, he has been a part of the the Highest levels of team play such as USYS National league, NPL, Region 1 Premier, NE Premier and ENY Premier Teams, Training State, Regional and National Pool players.  Jaime has had the honor of winning several State Championships along the way, appearing and placing at the Regional level and competing at the top Nationally ranked tournaments across the Country.  He Brings not only top level coaching experience but high level playing experience as well.  He looks forward to passing on all he has learned to the Elite Level Soccer family...

Coaching Highlights:

  • Director of Coaching Farmingdale Soccer Club
  • 18 x State Championships (Both ENY and US Club)
  • 8 Regional Appearances, 2 x Regional finalist, ODP Regional champions 2015
  • 2x National Finalist: ODP National Finalist 2015, US Club National Finalist 2017
  • Region1  Premier Champions 2015, 2014 North Champions 2013, 2014, Regional Semi-finalist 2013
  • Region 1 Premier Championships Finalist 2011
  • Over a dozen different teams played or currently playing ECNL, NPL, USYS National League, NERP, Region 1 Premier
  • PDA Champions, Jefferson Cup Champions, NEWS Champions, WAGS Champions, Discovery Cup Champions, Disney Champions, Las Vegas College Invitational Finalist, Bethesda Champions, ENY Premier Champions, NERP Premier Champions, CASL Champions,  Region 1 Champions, NY Cup Champions
  • Stonybrook University Womens Director of Operations
  • Dowling womans assistant coach 
  • Queens College Assistant coach 
  • USYS National League Head Coach
  • ECNL Head Coach, ODP Staff Head Coach, NPL Head Coach
  • Coaching Licenses: NSCAA Advanced National Diploma, NSCAA National, NSCAA Advanced Regional, USSF National Youth License, USSF D License, USSF C 

 

 

 

 


Chris Aloisi: Assistant Director of Coaching

- Former MLS Player with San Jose, and LA Galaxy, also played for the Rochester Rhinos      and Rough Riders.

 -Former Syracuse Collegiate Div.1 player and captain.

 -Former Men's Adelphi Division 1 College Coach

 -Former ODP Staff  

 -Former ECNL Staff Coach

 - Current Girls assistant coach at Southside HS 

Currently Coaches: 2005 Rebels, 2001 Greenhornets 

 


Nick Vaccaro: 
 
-Former Adelphi Mens Collegiate Division 1 player

-ELS Senior Staff

-Former Rough Rider Staff coach

-Founder NV FITNESS 

Currently Coaches: 2009 Breakers, 2004 Blast, 2004 Blast United, 2006 Legacy

Licenses: NSCAA National License, USSF "E"

Chris Ortiz:

-ELS Senior Staff 

-Maximum Potential Camp Staff

-FSC Developmental Staff 

Currently Coaches: 2009 Thunderbolts, 2006 Spirit United, 2006 Velocity, 2005 Extreme

Licenses: NSCAA National, NSCAA Advanced Regional, USSF E, USSF National Youth

 

Declan Mcsheffrey:

-ELS Staff

-Attended University of South Alabama 1981-1985

-Inducted into South Alabama’s Athletic Hall of Fame in 1992

-New York Express Indoor Team

-Long Island Rough Riders 1994-1995

-Assistant Coach at University of South Alabama

-Fordham University Coaching Staff 1987-90

-Head Coach at Kellenberg Memorial High School (Uniondale, NY) 1991-99

-Former ENYYSA ODP and LIJSL ODP Coach

-Former Director of Coaching for the Syosset Soccer Club

-CEO - Fast Forward Soccer, Inc.

Currently Coaches: 2009 Flash, 2004 Arsenal

Licenses: NSCAA Director of Coaching 


  

Bacilio Franco: 

-ELS Senior Staff

-FSC Developmental Staff (u5-8)

-Former ISA Affiliate trainer

-135 training program 

Currently Coaches: 2008 Barcelona, 135 Head trainer 

Licenses: NSCAA National 

 

Samer Rabie:

-ELS Staff

-FSC Developmental Staff

-135 training Program

Currently Coaches: 2007 Sky Blue

Licenses: USSF E

 

Nicole Pacapelli:

-ELS Staff

-Head Coach Queens College Woman's team

-Former Assistant at University of New Haven

-Former Collegiate Standout at University of New Haven, All- Conference, All Region Team

-Former player CFC Passion- Semi Pro

-Former staff for Machniks camps

 
 
 Patricio Meneses: 

-ELS Senior Staff

 -Former NYU Collegiate Player 

 -RR staff coach

Coaches: 2006 lightening, 2003 Power

Licenses: USSF "D", USSF "E"

ELS Camp /Clinic Staff:

-Taylor Sipos: Captain at Adelphi College Div.2 Womans Team

-Hope Quinonez: Marist College Div.1 Womans team

-Sara Mangarlardi: Iona College Division 1 Womans team

-Francesca Venezia: Boston College Div. 1 Womans team

-Erin Neville: Boston University Div.1 Womans team