Director Of Coaching
UEFA B License
NSCAA Premier Diploma / USSF A
NSCAA Coaching Academy Associate Staff
Steve has been with the Wave since moving to San Diego in 2008, and has been our Director of Coaching since 2010. Originally from Warrington, England, Steve was raised just a few miles from Old Trafford, the home of Manchester United.
Steve is a firm believer of developing the complete soccer player, with focus on the technical, tactical, mental and social aspects of the player. Steve has been instrumental in building the club to it’s current position, and has put together a fantastic coaching staff, club curriculum and player development plan, which guide the club ion a daily basis.
- Carlsbad Wave FC 2008-Present
- Soccer Association Of Columbia, MD, 2005-2008.
- US Development Academy Club, Coached Region I Premier teams at U16 & U18
- State Cup Semi-Finalist x2. Staff Coach Educator.
- DeMatha Catholic High School, MD. 2005-2008.
- Program ranked #1 private High School team in the USA each year from 05-08.
- Part of coaching staff during a 92 game undefeated run.
- Appleton SC, WI. 2004-2005.
- Founded WI State Cup winning program NEW United.
- Founded coach education program.
- Challenger British Soccer, CA. 2002-2004.
- Club Trainer and Program Director for various soccer organizations in So Cal
- Coached players who have gone on to represent DI,II,III colleges, plus players in Major League Soccer, and the US Mens National Team.
- Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. 3 year starting forward & leading goalscorer.
- Wisconsin Rebels, PDL
- Schoolboy academy experience with Manchester City FC & Chester City FC, UK.