02G Head Coach
Marc was mentored to begin coaching in 1988 by a former Brazilian National player, Jose Calderon. Since then he has coached at all levels on state and national competitive teams. Marc is committed to teaching the game of soccer in a positive environment while emphasizing correct form and technique. Marc also enjoys his time on the pitch as a referee originally being certified in 1995 in USSF and currently referees in AYSO as a volunteer. He began his training in 1992 and holds a State D License, AYSO Intermediate certificate and continues to referee.
2013-Present AYSO 688 Alliance SC ’02 Girls Head Coach
Formed the Alliance ’02 Girls team in 2013 to compete in AYSA Open League. Team moved to Division 2 in Open League where we are currently. Attracted new players to our region and helped promote the “Extra Play” program for our AYSO region. I have also attracted new coaches to the program and mentor them in both sportsmanship and the AYSO tenants in the competitive environment.
2011-2012 Tournament Team coach for Under 10 Girls, AYSO Region 688, Gilbert, AZ.
2010-2011 Gilbert Arsenal Select 98 Boys, Gilbert, AZ.
2007-2010 Tournament Team coach for under 10/12 boys, AYSO Region 688, Gilbert, AZ.
2004-2009 Head Coach, Recreational League, AYSO Region 688, Gilbert, AZ.
2001-2003 Head Coach 88 Girls, Co-Coach 87 Boys, Mesa Soccer Club, Mesa, AZ.
2000-2001 Head Coach U14 Girls Tournament Team, AYSO Region 688, Gilbert, AZ.
1999-2000 Co-Head Coach U-12 Girls Tournament Team, AYSO Region 688, Gilbert, AZ.
1998-1999 Co-Head Coach U16 Boys Tournament Team, AYSO Region 688, Gilbert, AZ.
Training & Positions
2012-CDC Online Concussion Course
2012-AYSO Safe Haven Certificate
2009-AYSO Intermediate Coaching Course
2008-AYSO U12 Coaching Course
2001-2005 USSF Referee – Level 8
2003-2004 President, Mesa Soccer Club, Mesa, AZ.
As President of Mesa Soccer Club I was responsible for unification of the club under a single name and uniform. Goals reached during my term were increasing the number of teams from 11 to 22 and hiring a full time Director of Coaching. I also worked with VYSL in the creation of the Elite League to accommodate more flexible play and opportunities for valley youth players.
1998-AYSO Regional Referee
1996-1997 Vice President, BASC Burlington, IA.
1995 USSF Referee – Level 8
1994-1996 Director of Coaching, BASC, Burlington, IA.
1994 Iowa State Youth Soccer Association – “D” License Course
40 Hour course going more in depth at skills training and strategies. Provided direct experience with skills as well as managing game situations.
1992 Iowa State Youth Soccer Association – “E” License Course
16 Hour course for beginners aimed at broad knowledge in training players and understanding the game