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Kimberly D'Angelo - Girls Coodinator
Kimberly D'Angelo - Girls Coodinator

Kim Smee

Academy Director, 2005, 2009, 2013 Girls Head Coach and 2011 Boys 

University of Charleston (UC): Lettered all four years as an All-Conference or All-Region selection, named the WVIAC Freshman of the Year, served as captain Junior and Senior years. Multiple award winner: Offensive Player of the Week Honors as a center mid. Assistant Coach at UC while pursuing MBA. During tenure at UC: Women's soccer team first and second NCAA appearances, first Sweet 16 appearance, two conference championship appearances, first Top 25 national ranking. Coach for the 2005 and 2009 WVFC girls teams.
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Brian Shields

Assitant Executive Director, 2011 Girls, and 2009 Boys Head Coach

Originally from Long Island, New York, Brian played in college at the University of Mobile.​He currently holds a USSF D License and is a long time member of the WV ODP State coaching staff. He was named 2016 WVSA ODP coach of the year. Currently coaching within the WVFC Academy and the 2009 Boys team.
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2004 Boys Head Coach

Gary Ogilvie

Ogilvie begins his first year at UC Men's Soccer after a season at NJCAA D1 program Snow College where he served as Men's & Women's Assistant coach, as well as a stint as Interim Head coach of both programs.

Prior to coaching in the U.S, Ogilvie played in the ISPS Handa Premiership in New Zealand, for Canterbury United, as well as coaching their Youth team. Ogilvie also worked as the Youth Football Development Officer for Mainland Football Federation for four years.

Ogilvie graduated from Florida Institute of Technology in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Management. During his two seasons at Florida Tech (NCAA DII), Ogilvie earned a place in 2 x Regional First Team squads, as well as an All-American Honorable mention.

Ogilvie holds an NZF/OFC B-License, and will be a part of the UC Men’s Soccer coaching staff as a Graduate Assistant as he pursues his Masters of Science in Strategic Leadership.

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2010, 2006 and 2007 Boys Head Coach

Fayanga Keita

Originally from Ivory Coast 🇨🇮
Grew up in Roanoke, VA.
Played club soccer for Roanoke Star.
Played 4 years at Marshall.
Coach for the 2006, 2007 and 2010 WVFC Boys teams.
Petsa Ivanovic - Girls Coodinator
Petsa Ivanovic - Girls Coodinator

2008 Boys Head Coach

Petsa Ivanovic

Bio Coming Soon!!
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2010 Girls Head Coach and 2005 Boys

Dennis Ahewba

Played two years in Uganda after attending high school. Played at Marshall from Fall 1999 to Fall 2002.
Erika Duncan

2003 Girls Head Coach

Erika Duncan

Played in the Scottish Premier League for U17 - U19 and Women's National teams. 2007 - 2011: Played soccer at Marshall University. Coach with WVFC since 2010. Current Assistant Coach for Marshall Women's Soccer. Certifications: USFF D License
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PDC Director and 2003 Boys Coach

Mark Conley

Played as a youth for the CYC, Catholic Youth Counsel, through college and played at Maryville University. Played for a few different clubs and won a state championship. Coaching in WV for 24 years at multiple clubs, currently at WVFC. Certifications: USSF D license
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2013 Boys Head Coach

Teri Aichawirah

Bio Coming Soon
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2012 Boys Coach

Kristin Brown

Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Kristin grew up playing competitive club and ODP.  She later attended and played for The Ohio State University. She is currently the assistant coach for the 2011 girls.
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2003 Boys Head Coach

Josh Faga

Played NCAA D1 at St. John’s University and Marist College
Played in USL for Rochester Rhinos
Coached at Duquesne University and Marshall University
CONMEBOL B License through Argentina Football Association (AFA)
USSF B License
Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) through National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and Strength & Conditioning Specialists through International Sport Science Association (ISSA)
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2007 Girls Head Coach

Travis Brent

Current University of Charleston Men’s Soccer Assistant Coach. Was a part of the Golden Eagles NCAA Division II 2019 National Championship coaching staff.  Played two years of professional soccer in the Netherlands with clubs Heracles Almelo (2014-2015) and Almere City FC (2015-2016) before returning to the U.S. to play in the USL Championship for the Harrisburg City Islanders (2017-2018). Brent was a four year letter winner at Marshall University and appeared in 65 matches for the Thundering Herd, earning 62 starts. Before coming to Charleston, Brent served as the Francis Marion University soccer program's assistant coach in Florence, South Carolina. Brent has coached club soccer for Football S.E.H in the Netherlands and the South-Central Pennsylvania Soccer Academy, and the Florence Soccer Association. Brent is a qualified United States Soccer Federation D Licensed Coach, maintains a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, and is currently working toward obtaining his Masters in Strategic Leadership.
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2009 Boys Coach

Garrett Shields

Bio Coming Soon!

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2006 Girlss Head Coach

TBD

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Head Coach

TBD

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                                                                          Assistant Coaches & Trainers

Bob Gray, Said Garcia, Vinny Fernandez, Ryan Fisher, Alexis Leadwx