Coaching Staff

NICK ARZANI
Herndon Technical Director
USSF B; USYS National Youth, AFTA, United Soccer Coaches Director of Coaching,
NSCAA Premier Diploma, FKAA NSCAA State Goalkeeper Diploma
20 Years Coaching
Boca Jrs Youth Academy (Argentina) 

  • 3 VYSA State Cup Championships
  • USYS Regional Quarter-Finalist
  • Argentina National Team Technical Liaison

JANE DAWBER
Herndon Director of Recreation, Herndon Director of Pre-Travel
USSF B; UEFA B, USYS National Youth
25 Years Coaching
Bury FC, Women's Premiere League (England Professional) 

  • Win over Tottenham Hotspurs in 5th round of FA Cup as Pro player
  • Recognized by United Soccer Coaches for development of Pre-Travel Program in Vienna
  • Jefferson Cup Championship with 2008 girls

 

MICHELLE ALIOTO
Herndon Club Administrator
USSF C, USYS National Youth
22 Years Coaching
NCAA Div. I (Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
Highlights:

  • VYSA State ODP Head Coach 08 Girls
  • NCAA Div. III Women's Soccer Head Coach (MSOE)
  • Two-Time VYSA State Cup Finalist, USYS Regional Team and Jefferson Cup Championship with 07 girls

ANDRES MILOC 
USSF C, US Soccer Grassroots Diplomas (4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11), United Coaches Education (Foundations of Coaching, Advanced Technical Training and Functional Training, 11v11 Formations and Systems of Play, Functional Training for Forwards, Performance Analysis Level 1), National Academy of Sport Medicine (NASM) Certifications in Youth Exercise and in Speed, Agility and Quickness (SAQ) Training

14 Years Coaching
Danubio FC Youth Academy (Uruguay), Bogota FC Youth Academy (Colombia), Chico F.C. (Colombia)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Science (Colombia)
  • Club Athletico Nacional Youth Academy Head Coach (Colombia)

MARTIN SANCHEZ
USSF C, USSF National Youth License, NSCAA GK L1
10 Years Coaching
Professional in Argentina, Bolivia and Ecuador

  • Argentina U16 National Team Pool

 

 

 


GUILLERMO TOLABA
USSF C, USYS National Youth License, 
13 years Coaching
Professional in Argentina and Guatamala, NCAA Div. II (Salem)

  • Championships at Disney Showcase, Bethesda Cup, Jefferson Cup
  • 2 State Cup Final Four Appearances
  • NCAA Div. II Conference Player of the Year

     

TITO ALCANTARA
USSF D, Grassroots Diplomas
5 Years Coaching

  • Top 10 state ranking
  • State Cup Finalist
  • NCSL Division 1 Championship
     


ELVIN ARBAIZA
USSF D
5 Years Coaching
NCAA Div. II (UDC), NCAA Div. III (Mary Washington), DC United Youth Academy 

  • John Champe High School Varsity Boy’s Coach
  • El Salvador U20 National Team Player
  • Captain, 2x NCAA Div. II All-Conference Player
     

JARVIN BALLECIO
Hispanic Outreach Coordinator
USSF D, USSF Grassroots 4v4 Diploma, 7v7 Diploma, 9v9 Diploma and 11v11 Diploma; United Soccer Coaches 7v7 Diploma and 9v9 Diploma
1 Year Coaching

  • Former Herndon Youth Soccer Travel Player
  • Member of United Soccer Coaches 
  • Club Hispanic Outreach 

FEDERICO SANTIAGO
Social Media Coordinator
USSF D, USYS National Youth, Grassroots Diploma, NSCAA National Diploma
5 Years Coaching

  • High School District Championship


     


PAUL D'ANDREA
USSF E, USYS National Youth
4 Years Coaching
NCAA Div. III (University of Chicago)

 

 


 


SULI DAINKEH
6 Years Coaching
NCAA Div. I (Maryland), DC United Youth Academy 

  • Pro Player
  • NCAA Tournament Finalist Player
  • Virginia State High School Gatorade Player of the Year

     

ABDI YUSEF
5 Years Coaching
NCAA Div. I (Central Florida), DC United Youth Academy

  • No. 1 National Ranking as HYS Travel Player
  • ODP National Pool Player