Thank you for visiting our staff page. We invite you to meet our coaches and view their extensive experience in the game of soccer. Some info is still pending for some of our coaches and some who will be starting in the fall of 2022 will be added soon. Please also be aware that some coaches listed below will be moving to our premier and elite teams.
Director of Coaching, Youness Alami
Alami is currently the Director of Coaching for the East Penn Soccer Club. Alami also currently coaches the East Penn Rebels U10 Boys and he is also the East Pennsboro Boys Middle School Coach.
He was also the EPASL Amateur Men's Soccer Coach from 2003 to 2009. Alami played for the Men's Amateur Soccer (EPASL) League in Harrisburg, PA for 16 years.
Alami played professionally for the RB Club in Casablanca, Morocco for 12 years.
Alami received his USSF National E license in 2016 and his USSF National D License in 2018.
He earned his referee Grade 7 license in 2005.
Development Director, Creasy Lopez
Creasy oversees the East Penn Development Program and will also be coaching our upcoming ‘07 boys showcase team next fall, 2022. Coach Creasy has a successful coaching career, which includes coaching players from ages 4 to 19 years old. Creasy is currently the Head Boys Coach for Susquenita High School. He also has his National USSF license.
Creasy’s playing career includes playing for Penn State Harrisburg (Division III), where he Majored in Management. He also received the coach’s award during his time at Penn State. In his new roles, Creasy will be assisting players to reach their full potential on and off the field, while also assisting them to play at the next level.
Frank is the East Penn Fire U9 Boys Head Coach.
Frank is originally from Chile where at a young age he played for Club Deportivo Colo-Colo. Frank moved to the U.S and played at Juniata High School where he won multiple all star awards. He played collegiately for the HACC Hawks where he assisted the team in winning the EPCC Championship.
After his collegiate career, Frank played professionally for multiple clubs in the tri-state area. Meza then returned to Chile and rejoined his earlier Club Deportivo Colo-Colo in Chile. Frank returned to the U.S and is now living in Pennsylvania with his family and likes to spend his free time with his 6 year old daughter. He is also working towards a number of his USSF coaching licenses.
Lucas is the East Penn Dynamo U11 boys team Head Coach. He is also our in-house goalie trainer and also provides technical training during camps and individual training.
Costa is in his first season as the graduate assistant on the Shippensburg University women’s soccer coaching staff. Costa has an extensive coaching career which includes being an assistant with Tupelo Futbol Club, where he coached u15 girls and u14 boys while working for head coach Jorge Alvarez. He was an integral practice instructor who conducted training with defenders and goalkeepers.
Also with Tupelo Futbol Club, Costa devised position-specific practice plans for attacking players and was active with video breakdown. He was also responsible for individual training sessions with select players.
As a collegian, Costa played two seasons at Shorter University – appearing in 25 matches as a defender and making 19 starts for the Hawks. In his final semester at Shorter, Costa served as a volunteer coach and completed an internship with the sports information office. Costa also spent one season as a starter at Middle Georgia State and one season at Western Texas College.
Other coaching experience includes working with Arsenal Rome Academy. Costa is currently studying toward his USSF ‘D’ coaching license and his USC Goalkeeping Level 1 license.
A native of Sobradinho, Brazil, Costa played for some of the top youth teams in the capital city of Brasilia.
Costa received a bachelor’s degree from Shorter in May 2020 and an associate’s degree from Western Texas College in May 2018. He is studying toward his MBA at Shippensburg.
Becky is the East Penn Crew U11 Girls Head Coach.
Becky currently has her Grassroots USSF License and is currently working towards her USSF D License. Becky is experienced in developing young players by providing them with the tools necessary to succeed on and off the field.
Becky has an extensive coaching career and coaches multiple sports, which includes, basketball, ice hockey, and soccer. Becky played collegiate basketball and soccer at Lebanon Valley College (LVC). During her time at LVC, she played soccer for Head Coach Mark Pulisic.
Ubaldo is the East Penn Sounders U11 Boys Head Coach.
Ubaldo serves as the President and Technical Director of the East Penn Soccer Club (EPSC). Outside of EPSC, Ubaldo is the Head Women's Soccer Coach at Central Penn College. Additionally, Ubaldo is a Project Manager for the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA). Ubaldo has an extensive coaching career, which includes 18 years coaching experience in the Central Pennsylvania area. Ubaldo has coached various teams ranging from U-5 to U-19 teams. During his coaching career he has assisted players to achieve success at the High School and Collegiate level. He was also the assistant coach for the Central Penn College Men's Soccer Team. Ubaldo has a number of Coaching Certifications by United States Soccer Federation and the United Soccer Coaches association. Ubaldo, additionally, serves as President and Director of Coaching for the EPLW Youth Soccer Association, a recreational soccer league that serves over 500 players.
While studying abroad in South America at the Naval Academy in Ecuador, Ubaldo played under professional soccer coaches. As a regular starter, Ubaldo won various championships. While attending the Naval Academy, Ubaldo also played with several Academy Youth Soccer Clubs, which provided international training with professional league soccer coaches.
Ross is the East Penn Crush U12 Girls Head Coach.
Ross has been coaching for over 10 years and is currently the Assistant Coach of the East Pennsboro Girls High School Soccer Team. He is also High School and Middle School teams goalie trainer. Ross is also our in-house club goalie trainer.
Ross is also a certified United States Soccer Federation Referee and he also serves as the club's Vice President.
David is the East Penn Inter F.C U13 Boys Coach.
David has an extensive coaching career with over 21 years coaching experience. He was the Head Boys Varsity Soccer Coach at Altoona Area high school and he has coached a number of boys and girls youth travel and tournament teams in the PA West (Pittsburgh) Region, which ranged from ages U10 to U19.
David currently has his United Soccer Coaches National Diploma, Advanced National Diploma, Reading the Game Diploma, and National Goalkeeper Diploma.
Tanner is the East Penn Impact U14 Boys Coach.
Tanner has an extensive development coaching career, which includes coaching players from ages 5 to 16 years old. Tanner is currently the Assistant Coach for the East Pennsboro Middle School Boys Team.
Tanner is also a member of the East Penn Soccer Club board and currently serves at the Club's Field Director.
Mark is the head coach of East Penn Super Nova U17 girls and the East Penn Panthers U10 girls. Mark previously assisted the East Penn Super Nova U12 girls. Mark has been coaching at all levels of recreational, travel, and elite/premier since August 2007. He holds USSF National D, National E, and State F coaching licenses and was first certified as a USSF Grade 8 referee in 1988.
Additionally, Mark works as an Enterprise and Technical Solutions Architect. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh and an MBA Information Technology Management from Western Governors University.
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