2017 EPYSA Coaches

U19 Boys

Jeremy Spurr
Bio

Jeremy has 7 years experience coaching youth soccer. Last year he was the assistant U16 & U19 coach at AYSO. He grew up playing for Burrillville-Glocester Youth Soccer Association and eventually played for Ponaganset High School.

Jeremy has a USSF National E license and is certified to coach Unified Sports.


17 and Under – 2001 Boys


Manny Cabral
Bio

Manny has been coaching boys and girls ages 6-16 in East Providence for 8 years.

Manny has been playing soccer since he was 4 in Portugal and still plays in an Over 40 men’s league today. He coached the Men’s Open at the Rhode Island Soccer Association.  His favorite soccer teams are Sporting C.P. and the Portugal national football team.

He has a USSF National F license and YM8-10 certification, and his goal is to help young boys and girls to be ready for their next level of soccer. He is a firm believer in the EPYSA Dragon’s motto – Practice hard, play hard.


Laurent Petion


15 and Under – 2003 Coed


Melody Cabral


Tyler Martins


14 and Under – 2004 Boys


Hildeberto Barbosa


Pat Conaty


Joe Bento


14 and Under – 2004 Boys


John Rosario


Adehemir Sotomayor


Bob DaSilva
Bio

Bob, EPYSA’s president, coaches both the boys 2004 and 2005 teams. He started coaching soccer with AYSO in 2007 when his older son played and returned a few years later to coach his younger son. He coached three teams – two for AYSO, and a team for a premier soccer club.

Bob’s passionate about soccer and coaching and loves to watch his players enjoying themselves and having a lot of fun while improving and having success on the field.


13 and Under – 2005 Boys


Adehemir Sotomayor



Laurent
Petion


Bob DaSilva
Bio

Bob, EPYSA’s president, coaches both the boys 2004 and 2005 teams. He started coaching soccer with AYSO in 2007 when his older son played and returned a few years later to coach his younger son. He coached three teams – two for AYSO, and a team for a premier soccer club.

Bob’s passionate about soccer and coaching and loves to watch his players enjoying themselves and having a lot of fun while improving and having success on the field.


13 and Under – 2005 Boys

Joe Amaral


Pat Conaty


13 and Under – 2005 Girls


Manny Cabral
Bio

Manny has been coaching boys and girls ages 6-16 in East Providence for 8 years.

Manny has been playing soccer since he was 4 in Portugal and still plays in an Over 40 men’s league today. He coached the Men’s Open at the Rhode Island Soccer Association.  His favorite soccer teams are Sporting C.P. and the Portugal national football team.

He has a USSF National F license and YM8-10 certification, and his goal is to help young boys and girls to be ready for their next level of soccer. He is a firm believer in the EPYSA Dragon’s motto – Practice hard, play hard.


James Ford


12 and Under – 2006 Boys


Bruno Nunes


Scott Logan


12 and Under – 2006 Boys


Victor Flor


Eddy Barbosa


11 and Under – 2007 Boys


Jared Muscatelli


Bruno Nunes


11 and Under – 2007 Boys


Ryan Roslonek
Bio

Ryan has been coaching in East Providence for over 10 years.  Most recently, Ryan has coached the EP boys U8 Giants, a team that has been together for over 3 years.  The Giants’ philosophy is to develop boys into young men with team building, accountability, and personal growth, through soccer.  Over the past 20 years, Ryan has coached at many levels including middle school, high school, and college.

Ryan was the Connecticut State MVP in 1992 when Wethersfield High School won the State Championship. At the United States Coast Guard Academy, Ryan was a two-time captain and an All New England selection for ECAC Champions.  He still plays in men’s leagues throughout MA, CT, and RI.


Lee Fuller
Bio

Lee has been coaching various sports in East Providence for the past five years.  Most recently, he assisted coaching the EP boys U8 Giants, a team that has been together for over three years.  The Giants’ philosophy is to develop boys into young men with team building, accountability, and personal growth through soccer.

Lee is an avid biker and runner, having participated in numerous triathlons, duathlons, road races and other long distance cycling events.  He has developed a love for soccer as he has coached over the last several years.


11 and Under – 2007 Boys


Tim Calouro
Bio

In addition to coaching the 11 and under boys team, Tim leads the youth academy and is Director of Coaching for EPYSA. He is an East Providence native and began his playing career with the East Providence Merchants in 1994. He went on to play premier soccer with Bayside in 1996. Tim continued his playing career at East Providence Senior High School in 1998. He was selected 2nd Team All Division in 1999 and 1st Team All Division and 1st Team All State in 2000.

He went on to play college soccer at St. Joseph’s College in 2001 and finished his collegiate career at Rhode Island College in 2002 through 2004.


Paul DaSilva


11 and Under – 2007 Girls


Nelson Placido



Meghan Robinson
Bio

Meghan has been coaching various sports in East Providence for the past four years.  Most recently, she coached the AYSO EP girls U10 recreational soccer team to an undefeated Fall season.  She was named AYSO girls Coach of The Year for the Fall 2016 season.  In addition to coaching soccer, Meghan has been assisting her husband coach youth baseball in the Rumford Little League since the spring of 2013.

Meghan played soccer and basketball in high school where she served as team captain for both squads for multiple years. Both her daughter and son play on EPYSA teams where they showcase their dedication, teamwork, and growth which she instilled in them at an early age and hopes to pass on to her players as well.

Dawn Calouro


10 and Under – 2008 Boys


Dario Teodoro


9 and Under – 2009 Boys

Heldar Lopes


9 and Under – 2009 Girls


Ernie Bettencourt



Paula Hughes


8 and Under Anchor and Classic – 2010 Boys


Mike Resendes
Bio

Mike has experience as both a seasoned soccer player and coach. His list of accomplishments include:

  • Recreation Soccer at Newman YMCA, Seekonk, MA – 1987
  • AYSO Recreation Soccer: Spring and Fall Leagues U5-U14 – 1988-1999
  • East Providence Merchants Competitive Soccer 1993-1997
  • East Providence Senior High School – 1998 – 2000
  • Attended John Smith Soccer Youth Camp at Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI – 1991
  • Attended British Youth Soccer Academy at Wheeler School, Seekonk, MA – 1992
  • Coaching Experience
    • Cranston Youth Soccer: 2004 – 2007
    • Pawtucket Youth Soccer: 2014 to Present


Matt Boland


8 and Under – 2010 Boys


Zach Perreira
Bio

Zach Pereira has been involved in East Providence soccer since the age of 4 first as a player, then as a coach, and then as a coaching instructor. Zach has also served as a strength and conditioning for Bayside FC premier soccer.

Zach played collegiate soccer at Springfield College earning All-Conference and All New England honors. He graduated with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy and has been practicing as an orthopedic clinical specialist in Swansea, MA for the last seven years. Zach utilizes the Move2Perform analysis system on a regular basis in order to analyze an athlete’s risk of injury compared to their peers as well as their ability to move well functionally.

Zach brings a wealth of knowledge in sports performance and soccer development to our club. He is very passionate about soccer and strives to instill that passion for sport and wellness in his athletes. Zach has been a lifelong resident of East Providence, currently living in Rumford with his wife and three children, and is excited to help provide the ideal soccer program to the athletes of East Providence.


David Teves


8 and Under – 2010 Girls


Joe Capelo


8 and Under – 2010 Girls


Keri Jardine



Erika Paiva


 

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