New Jersey Rush Soccer Club

Staff Directory

Administration


Greg Wiesmore

President

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Greg Wiesmore:  Greg is a successful business executive with 18+ years of experience in youth soccer. He brings a wealth of professional business experience to NJ Rush and is excited to help bring in the best coaches and programs for the community.  Greg currently serves as President of NJ Rush Soccer Club and also sits on the Board of Directors for Rush Soccer International (SPI), SJEB Rush, Highland Youth Soccer Club, and Credit Management and Counseling Services, Inc.  

Sandeep Mehtani

Executive Director

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Sandeep Mehtani: Coach Sandeep is the Executive Director for New Jersey Rush and SJEB Rush as well as the Girls Director of Coaching for SJEB Rush.  Sandeep was also the former director of Coaching for NJSA04-Highland.  He holds a USSF National License, NSCAA Goalkeeping Diploma, and a number of  NSCAA special Topics Diplomas.  Sandeep has coached several youth teams over his 15 year coaching career, winning a USYSA Region 1 Bronze medal,  NJYS National Championship Series State Cup and US Club NJ State Cup Championship.  According to GotSoccer.com, Coach Sandeep has coached several teams that were highly ranked on a State, Region and National level; one of which was ranked #1 in the Nation.  Coach Sandeep has helped develop multiple Regional and ODP players as well being an ODP Evaluator for New Jersey Youth Soccer.  Coach Sandeep has coached various ages during his coaching career from U8 – U18 but his development philosophy has always remained consistent, develop each player to the best of their ability, leading to team development which leads to success on the field.

Dawn Valente

Club Admin

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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Directors

Sue Scheer

Director of Coaching - Hamilton

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Sue Scheer:  Sue Scheer has earned multiple coaching licenses including the NSCAA Premier Diploma, USSF C License, National Youth License and the Director of Coaching Diploma.  Her almost 20 years of experience includes coaching at the High School, Collegiate, ODP and Youth Level as well as a stint as Director of Camps and Clinics for Sky Blue Soccer.   Additionally Sue is a Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach.  


Coaching Staff

Darron Brown

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Darron Brown:  Over the past 18 years Darron have worked as a trainer for some of the top soccer companies and clubs in the state. He holds a USSF National ‘D’ license and several NSCAA Special Topics diplomas. Darron spent 6 years working with West Windsor Plainsboro South High School helping them to 2 Conference Championships and a top 20 state ranking, as assistant coach for the boys varsity soccer team. Darron currently works as one of the technical directors of the Bob Smith Soccer Academy. He is the head coach of the New Jersey Rush 2000 NPL girls team. In 2014 Darron helped lead two NJ Rush Academy teams to the State Cup Finals. In 2016 he became the girls varsity coach at West Windsor Plainsboro North High School. As an independent trainer he has worked with some elite athletes and helped give them the skills they needed to become Division 1 soccer players. But, what he is most proud of is working with underdog players and turning them into stars. 

Rob Morrison

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Rob Morrison:  Rob holds a USSF D Coaching License, a USSF National Youth License, and a NSCAA Level 2 Diploma. He is a former head coach of Camp Hill HS (PA) Boys and East Pennsboro HS (PA) Girls teams. In addition, Rob has coached numerous youth soccer teams over his coaching career. Rob is a graduate of Cherry Hill HS West and Drexel University. His coaching approach places emphasis on continuously creating a fun, developmentally appropriate, player-centered environment where players discover the game through their own eyes.

Matt Pepe

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Matt Pepe:  Matt has been coaching youth soccer  in South Jersey for the past six years and has trained youth players individually and in group sessions throughout this time. Matt currently holds an United States Soccer Foundation E License, New Jersey Youth Soccer licenses and is also a NSCAA member. He is a dedicated student of the game and is looking forward to furthering his education. Matt brings great enthusiasm and passion for the sport and believes that player development begins with a players confidence, comfort and creativity on the ball.

Chris Pettit

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Chris Pettit:  Coach Chris is a former semi-professional player who grew up playing in England, upon completing his Master’s Degree in Environmental Science he moved to the US to coach for the New York Bulls Training Programs. Coach Chris has over 10 years of coaching experience with both boys and girls. He has coached the 2002 NJ Rush Girls Grey team for four years and led them to 3 consecutive State Cup Championship finals (2 NJ Youth Soccer) and (1 US Club Soccer), winning the 2014 NJYS State Title at which point the team was ranked #1 in the Nation according to Gotsoccer.com. He led the team to runner up in the Region 1 Championship in West Virginia in 2015. Alongside, Coach Bill Schute he was the first NJ Rush coach to win a National title after he took the 2002 NJ Rush girls NPL team to the National Premier League (NPL) National Championship in Aurora, Colorado in 2016. In 2017 the girls finished as CASL Champions and qualified for Eastern Regional League Semi-finals thus earning their spot in the prestigious National League.

Daryl Schwenck

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Daryl Schwenck:  Daryl is a former Division I soccer players; she has traveled internationally to share her passion for the game and education. Daryl is the current head coach for NJ Rush 06 Blue and 02 White.  She holds a USSF D National license.  Daryl has coached numerous youth soccer teams over her 16 year coaching career, winning a USYS NJ State Cup, 2016.  She believes that player development begins with a solid technical foundation and getting comfortable with a ball in all situations.  As an educator, her teaching experience adds to the development of players and the life skills that are taught throughout the game. 

Bill Shute

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Bill Shute:  Coach Bill is known as a great coach/trainer of technical skills and Soccer IQ and is well regarded as one of the best developers of youth soccer players in the area. He is known as much for his passion for coaching as he is for his attention to detail.  He coached the 2002 NJ Rush Girls Blue team for four years and led them to 6 consecutive State Cup Championships (3 NJ Youth Soccer) and (3 US Club Soccer), and a Region 1 Title in 2016.  He was the first NJ Rush coach to win a National title after he took the 2002 NJ Rush girls NPL team to the National Premier League (NPL) National Championship in Aurora, Colorado in 2016.  Before ending his tenure with the 2002 girls, Coach Bill took the team to the USYS National Championship in Frisco, TX.  Even though his teams have won a great deal, Coach Bill maintains individual player development as his most important accomplishment. He demands that all teams under his supervision establish a family atmosphere and develop synergy on and off the field.  Coach Bill runs the NJ Rush 3 v 3 Summer Program and understands the need for small sided game opportunities to better his players.  He is passionate about Futsal and uses it as a major development component for his players.  Coach Bill is now focusing his efforts exclusively on the 2007 Girls age group.  He is working very hard to create a training atmosphere for the youth of the club to be able to develop the same way as the 2002 girls.  
 

Julio Vacacela

Staff Coach

Phone: 609-414-RUSH (7874)
Email: [email protected]

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About Julio Vacacela:  Julio has been part of NJR Staff for three years guiding the current Central NJR U-19 Girls team.  He is a current staff member of NJYSA ODP since 2001 and during that time he has successfully guided NJ ODP Teams to Region I Championships.  Julio was a member  of the Princeton University Women’s Soccer staff from 2003 to 2014.  During his tenure at Princeton the women’s team achieved a feat that has not been matched by any other Ivy League team in any sport which is to make a (2004)  Final Four appearance on a 64 team field.  Julio is also a former Match Fit Academy Staff member from 2002 to 2012 where he found much success and assisted many players to continue their soccer careers  at colleges and universities of their preference.  Julio possesses a USSF National “D” License; NSCAA Level I & II Goalkeeper Diploma; Certified AED / CPR

 
 

Contact

New Jersey Rush Soccer Club
PO Box 129 
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012

Phone : 609-414-7874
Email: [email protected]

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