If your group times below won’t work, we can shift GKs to alt spots with Mark’s ok.        AD_goalkeepers@eastbayunitedsoccer.org

GK Training Schedules Fall 2017: (Sept)

U9-U10 (09-08s) Boys & Girls:   Periodic Whole Team Trainings (Mark)

U11-U12 (07-06s) Boys & Girls:   Thursdays 6pm @ AP6 (Mark)

U13-U14 (05-04s) Boys & Girls: w/Finishing: Fri. 4:15pm @ AP1 (Steve)

U14-U15 (03-04s) Boys & Girls: Wednesdays 6pm @ AP1 (Mark)

U13-U15 (05-03s) Boys:  Thur. 7:30pm @ AP1 (Mark)

U15-U19 (03-99s) Girls: w/Finishing: Fri. 5:45pm @ AP1 (Jean/Steve)

U16-U19 (02-99s) Boys:  Mon. &/or Wed.  TDB @ ECCL (Sergio)

Boys DA: Mon. 6pm-8:30pm & Wed 6:30-8:30 @ ECCL (Sergio)


Current GK Trainers:

Mark Grody – EBUSC Director of GK for 17 years. Mark focuses his on-field trainings with our youngest GKs. Mark also is the director in charge of Summer camps, training programs, & our U6-U8 program. He has coached both boys & girls teams in the club as well as at local high schools and also both men & women at Holy Names University.

Jean Decru – Since 2010, has coached GKs, camps (lead college ID), clinics, & multiple teams on both the boys & girls side.  Jean also coached girls at Encinal High and played professionally in France.

Sergio Alejandro Valle – Has been training our GKs & at our Summer camps for five years, including our boy’s US Developmental Academy GKs. Sergio also coaches at both James Logan HS and Chabot College.  He also played on the US Nat Beach Soccer team.

Nikki Grody – Played D1 college ball at UC Irvine, and has coached GKs, teams, camps, & programs in the club for about five years. Currently, she is primarily used as an experienced back-up.

Briana O’Dowd – With the club a couple of year’s now, Bri won a national championship as a GK at CSDH. Currently coaching teams on the girls side of the club, Briana’s duties as EBUSC business manager doesn’t currently allow her other than spot duty with GKs.

Jenya Jawad – For the past couple of years Jenya has coached on the girls side as well as coached GKs. Currently, very busy with EBUSC’s vital Communications job and team coaching, we try to get this former Bay Oaks GK working with our GKs whenever possible.

Steve Kingue – New to the club, Steve has jumped right in with GrassRoots, USDA Academy, & Friday Finishing/GK. In Cameroon, Steve coached GKs for 2 years with Dauphine Academic Sport Center, and also played at University.


Former GKT:

Katie Awerkamp – Former head coach at the Academy of Art, S.F., Katie primarily worked with our older girls. Katie also worked in the local community with low income players. Has just taken a college AD position at her alma mater.

Maite Zabala – Former CAL & WUSA GK. Has coached at CAL & USF.

Katie Teekle – Former CAL GK. NCS Championship coach at BOD.

Jessica Bibby – Former standout Bay Oaks GK who played at UCR. Currently in law school.

Harris Smiler – Former GK at Florida. Working in law enforcement.

Nuashad G. – Former Santa Clara GK. Moved back to LA to work as a personal trainer.