Coaches

Director of Coaching

Danny Orton

Coaching Experience

  • Second to None Soccer: Danny played a pivotal role in developing the club as it became a regional and national force in youth soccer. At STN, Danny coached the U15 and U17 girls’ teams who won the US Club Soccer Regional Championships in NJ. Both teams went on to Nationals in VA, playing against teams from across the country with the U15s finishing 3rd and the U17s finishing 2nd.
  • STN West – Danny launched STN West – a club focused on players aged 12 and below. Through his direction and leadership, STN West’s inaugural year formed 7 teams from U9-U12.
  • Major League Soccer – Danny coordinated an MLS-sponsored east coast camp tour.
  • Danny and the staff have helped 200+ players enter the college ranks over the past 15 years.

Education & Playing Experience

Danny graduated from Liverpool Hope University in 1997 with a combined honors degree in Sport and Psychology. He played with the Leicester Academy Program as both a goalkeeper and a central midfielder. While there, he was a member of the team that won the British Universities National Shield Championship. In his final year in Liverpool, he was the president of the university football program.

Licensure

NSCAA/US Club Soccer Director of Coaching Diploma
English Football Association Preliminary Badge holder (USSF B equivalent)
USSF D License


Coaching Director / Premier Team Coach

Andrew Beverly

Coaching Experience

  • Central Mountain High School – Bev served as assistant coach for the Central Mountain girls’ varsity team for 10 years
  • Current Penns Valley High School Girls’ coach.
  • State College High School Boys – Bev is the former assistant coach
  • STN Soccer – Bev worked as a coaching coordinator with STN for 7 years

Education & Playing Experience

Bev has his BS in Kinesiology from Penn State University and certification in Secondary Education in Science from Lock Haven University.  As a player, Bev played for the Premier Club, ENCO United.  He also played for Lehigh Valley Select and Southern Lehigh.  He went on to play in college for Lock Haven University.

Licensure

  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma, NSCAA National Diploma
  • NSCAA State GK Diploma along with USSF D, E & Youth Coaching Modules.

Premier Team Coach

Ryan Veltri

NSCAA/US CLUB SOCCER Director of Coaching Diploma
NSCAA Premier Diploma
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
ODP coach for EPYSA & PA WEST
Central Mountain High School – head coach for the Central Mountain girls’ varsity team for 10 years
Ryan coached at STN for 6 years
Director of LWS Soccer Academy out of Lock Haven.

Premier Team Coach

Mike Bruckner

NSCAA Premier Diploma
USSF C (Candidate for the B)
Hatters Team

Premier Team Coach & Junior Academy Director

Justin Giedroc

Central Mountain Jr High Girls Head Coach
NSCAA National Diploma
USSF D License
Griffins Team Coach
Royals Team Coach


Premier Team Coach

Alex Kimbro

State College High School Boys Assistant Coach
NSCAA Level 6 Diploma
Strikers Team
Surge Team


Premier Team Coach & Camps Director

Cole Black

Central Mountain High School Girls Head Coach
USSF E License
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
Courage Team Coach

Premier Team Coach

Haylea Myers

MNMS Coach
Former LHU player
Courage Team Coach

Premier Team Coach

 


Current Travel Team Coaches

Randy Hulek
Maryann Lingenfelter
Glen Parrillo
Jonathan Thurley
Dan Albert
Trevor Loehr