2000 Age Group: U18 Boys Program




- Players born after January 1, 2000
- Coach: Marcello Manzano
- Coach: Donnie Wheeler

- 2012 Commonwealth Classic Tournament CHAMPIONS
- 2012 EDL Columbus Day Invitational Tournament FINALIST
- 2012 Cardinal Cup Tournament CHAMPIONS
- 2012 ODSL Division 2 FINALIST
- 2012 ODSL Division 4 FINALIST
- 2012 SASA St Patricks Day Tournament CHAMPIONS
- 2011 Randy Rawls Sportsmanship Award (Spring)

Program Overview

Below is an overview of the program for the 2016-2017 Soccer Year. Please reference the calander for the exact schedule of events.
Age Group Plan and Benefits



Schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather or unforseen circumstances. Please monitor our social media accounts prior to attending practices, games, or other events for any same-day schedule changes. This includes events that are held indoors or on nice weather days. Note that there is a twitter feed on the front page of our website near the bottom right corner.




MARCELLO MANZANO

Executive Director and Founder

Coaching Education
USSF "B" License
USSF "National-Y" License
NSCAA National Diploma

Coaching Experience
2009-2018 FSCI Phoenix
-- Boys 96/97 Age Group (Head Coach)
-- Boys 97/98 Age Group (Head Coach)
2007-2008 FC Fredericksburg Gunners (Super Y League)
-- Boys 93/94 Age Group (Assistant Coach)
2005-2006 Spotsylvania High School
-- Boys Varsity (Head Coach)
2004-2005 FASA Hotspurs
-- Boys 87/88 Age Group (Head Coach)
-- Boys 87/88 Age Group (Assistant Coach)
2001-2004 FC Spotsylvania Phoenix - Adult Team (Player/Coach)
-- 2003 & 2004 MDCVSA State Cup Semifinalists
-- Stacked with former college/pro players.

Playing Experience
2001-2004 FC Spotsylvania Phoenix - Adult Team (Player/Coach)
2000-2001 Datatel Sharks FC - Adult Team in the NVSL Premier Division
Travel Soccer: FC Richmond Magic, Stafford Storm, Manassas Lightning, Spotsylvania Hotspurs
ODP: VYSA Northern District ODP
High School Soccer: Chancellor High School

Upcoming Coaching Courses
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma (TBD)
USSF "A" License (TBD)


Coach Marcello Manzano volunteers as the club executive director and is also the founder of the club.



DONNIE WHEELER

Coach

Coaching Education
USSF "D National" License

Coaching Experience
FSCI Coach: 3 Years




COACH'S VIEW ON PLAYER DEVELOPMENT
Focus on the player. Help to make their strengths stronger and work to eliminate their weaknesses. Help the player reach their full potential.