United Soccer Coaches Announces the Newest 30 Under 30 Class

United Soccer Coaches announced today the 15 men and 15 women selected from over 300 applicants as the 2017-18 cohorts of the United Soccer Coaches 30 Under 30 Program. This year's selection pool was as competitive as we've ever seen and we were humbled and inspired to see the tremendously high caliber of young coaches who are working tirelessly to better the game. 

The 2017-18 cohort coach at every level of the game. Check out a breakdown of this year's class:

  • 19 College coaches
  • 7 Club coaches
  • 2 High School coaches
  • 2 Professional coaches

Launched in 2013, the United Soccer Coaches 30 Under 30 Program is a year-long education and mentorship opportunity for a select few up-and-comers who have made soccer coaching their career of choice. The United Soccer Coaches 30 Under 30 Program is designed to give participants exposure to membership, and the opportunity to take advantage of educational offerings, such as diplomas and the United Soccer Coaches Convention.

Men


Dean Atkins

Organization: New York Red Bulls
Role: Regional Development Schools Coach
Location: Jersey City, NJ


  Ronnie

Bouemboue

Organization: Indiana University - Purdue University
Indianapolis
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Indianapolis, IN

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Edward

Cartee

Organization: Trinity University
Role: Men's Soccer Assistant Coach
Location: San Antonio, TX


Sean Chetcuti

Organization: Michigan Tigers Futbol Club
Role: Head Coach
Location: Ann Arbor, MI


Tony Dulak

Organization: Lynchburg College
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Lynchburg, VA


Alex Hargrove

Organization: Salisbury University
Role: Head Coach
Location: Salisbury, MD


Eieri Jordan-Salivia

Organization: Kalamazoo Soccer Club
Role: Executive Director
Location: Kalamazoo, MI


Artur Jozkowicz

Organization: AYSO United
Role: Director of Coaching
Location: Santa Monica, CA


Sam Kirschenbaum

Organization: Virginia Wesleyan University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Norfolk, VA


Ruairi Lynch

Organization: Farleigh Dickinson University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Morristown, NJ


Calvin Mai

Organization: Fusion Soccer/ Hamline Univ./Minnesota ODP
Role: Age Group Coordinator/Assistant Coach/Head Coach
Location: Plymouth, MN/St. Paul, MN/Minneapolis, MN


Chris McBride

Organization: Southeastern Louisiana University
Role: Head Coach
Location: Hammond, LA


Neil Oyston

Organization: Wenatchee FC
Role: Director of Coaching
Location: Wenatchee, WA


Bediako Swan

Organization: Davis and Elkins College
Role: Assistant Coach - Men & Women
Location: Huttonsville, WV


Thomas "Trey" Woody

Organization: New York Red Bulls
Role: Regional Coordinator of Coach and Player
Development
Location: Hillsborough, NJ

Women


Ashley Armstrong

Organization: Utah Storm Soccer Club
Role: Coach and Director of Goalkeeping
Location: Orem, UT


Casey Blades

Location: Cypress Lakes High School
Role: Head Girls Soccer Coach
Location: Cypress, TX


Amanda Casares

Organization: DC Stoddert
 Role: Head Coach
Location: Arlington, VA


Sierra Doherty-Cardenas

Organization: Colorado State University - 
Pueblo
Role: Head Coach
Location: Pueblo, CO


Erin Grand

Organization: NCFC Youth
Role: Head Coach
Location: Durham, NC


Robin Hart

Organization: Menlo College
Role: Head Coach
Location: Santa Rosa, CA


Leigh Howard

Organization: Bucknell University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Lewisburg, PA


Kelly Lawrence

Organization: Syracuse University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Syracuse, NY


Jennifer Leaverton

Organization: St. John's University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Rego Park, NY


Sarah Lowdon

Organization: University of Florida
Role: Assistant
Location: Gainesville, FL


Erica Marshall

Organization: Bryant University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: North Providence, RI


Brooke Mayo

Organization: Stewarts Creek High School
Role: Boys Head Coach
Location: Christiana, TN


Kelsey Passaglia

Organization: Indiana University - Purdue
 University Fort Wayne
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Cary, IL


Molly Poletto

Organization: Boston University
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Melrose, MA


Megan Snelling

Organization: University of Louisiana
Monroe
Role: Assistant Coach
Location: Monroe, LA