Our Staff

Sporting Delaware Soccer Club has the best staff of USSF licensed coaches with experience at all levels of the game from youth soccer, Academy-level, collegiate soccer and the professional game.

Management & Directors

General Manager

Steve Cavalier

Technical Director

Kevin Coleman

Player Development Director, Communications Director

Tyler Bastianelli

Sporting Director, College Pathway Director

Erik Temple

Boys ECNL Director

Brian Barry

Girls Academy Director

Chris Edwards

Goalkeeping Director

Chad Balback

Boys ECNL Regional League Director

Dan Frick

Programs Director

Mike Xarhoulakos

Director of Coaching, Zone 1 Boys

Adam Flanigan

Director of Coaching, Zone 1 Girls

Julie King


Phil Wheddon

Technical Staff

Staff Coach

Chad Poarch

Staff Coach

Kyle Ellis

Staff Coach

Alex Medina

Staff Coach

Rod Bradbury

Staff Coach

Drew Sommer

Staff Coach

Andy Barat

Staff Coach

Ryan Dixon

Staff Coach

James Le

Staff Coach

Justin Brooks-Ward

Staff Coach

Ian Hennessy

Staff Coach

James Strine

Staff Coach

Derek Bujak

Staff Coach

Marlon Trejo

Staff Coach

Adam Zarr

Programs Director

Seba Acosta-Nijamkin