Boys U-12 Gold: Welcome

Kevin Argue
Downtown LVSC '98 Boys Gold

Head Coach: Kevin Argue, (E) kevinjargue@aol.com, (C) 248-819-9600

Team Manager: Terri Nelson, (E) sandtnelson@earthlink.net , (C) 702-858-9272

PROFILE    A highly skilled, experienced, and nationally licensed, soccer coach dedicated to developing winning attitudes and strong characters within individuals in order                                     maximize their potential as successful and skillful  soccer players. 

LICENSE                   Obtained U.S.S. F. National “B” Soccer Coach License 2001 

EXPERIENCE           Coach: Region IV ODP 2008- Present                                                                        Coach: HEAT Soccer Club 2008-2009

Responsibilities included: technical trainer and Youth Academy Development

                                    Coach: Region II ODP 1990- 2008                               

                                    Coach:  Lahser H.S. Varsity Boys Soccer Team Fall 2007

Bloomfield Hills, MI:  League Champions/ District Finalists

                                   

                                    Coach:  Nationally Ranked Vardar Soccer Club 2000- 2007

                                    U-9 thru U-18 boys – specializing in showcasing U-15 thru U-18.

                                    Experienced in preparing players for national collegiate

exposure and recruitment.  Some of the tournaments where my teams were showcased:  Surf Cup-San Diego,  Florida/Disney Wild World Sports Showcase Tournament, Score At the Shore, NY, Ohio Bluechip,  Super Y League, Dallas Cup, Potomac Cup, and National League.

                                    International Travel Coordinator for Vardar Soccer Club:                             

                                    For purposes of showcasing American teams to other countries.

Arranged trips to Brazil to expose players to the highly technical skills of the Brazilian players, June 2005 and February 2006.

                                    Organized, supervised, and coached the following European trip:

                                    Semi-finalists in the Manchester Umbro Tournament, Manchester

                                    England, 2001:  Lost to Nigeria National School Boys

                                    Second phase of trip in London: Played against the following

                                    Youth Academy Teams: West Ham, Fulham, Wimbledon,

                                    Colchester: Won three/ tied one.

                                    Coach:  Michigan Birmingham Blazers Soccer Club 1995-2000

                                    U-10 thru U-15 boys

                                    Organized, supervised, and coached the following European trips:

                                    Winner: Portsmouth Tournament, England 1999]

                                    Finalists: Watford Tournament, England 1999

                                    Opened Watford Tournament by playing the Watford Academy

U-13 team.

                                    Coach:  Michigan Wolves Soccer Club 1988-1994

                                    Winner of numerous U.S. National Tournaments

                                    Organized, supervised, and coached the following European trips:

                                    Winner: Edinborough Classic Scotland 1990

                                    Finalists: Keele Classic, Manchester, England 1990: lost to

                                    Manchester School of Excellence in Shoot-Out.

                                    Showcased teams at: Dallas Cup, USA Cup, ROBY- Toronto,

                                    Potomac Cup, and other national tournaments.

                                     Member/Player: Michigan Men’s Soccer League 1988-2008                                     

REFERENCES         

                                    Bobby Clark, Head Coach, University of Notre Dame,

                                    South Bend, ID  (574)631-3381  

                                    Barry Gorman, Head Coach, Penn State University,

                                    (814)404-6440  

Steve Burn, Head Coach, University of Michigan/Ann Arbor,

Ann Arbor, MI  (734)615-4546  

Brian Wiese, Head Coach, Georgetown University,

Washington D.C.  

Jamie Clark, Head Coach, Harvard University, Boston, MA