U10 Girls: Jay McGill
Jay holds an “E” level coaching license. He began his soccer career as a player for CPSC, at its beginning. He was a 3 year Varsity player for Mike Campisi at Shen and continued on to play college level soccer at KSC. Jay has been a parent coach or Assistant coach for the past 9 years at CPSC to his daughters. He coached for 2 years at the U8 level. He co-coached at the U10 level for 6 years. He was the head coach of the U14 “A” girls , and for the past 2 years has been an assistant to Steve Karbowski at the U14 & U16 levels.
U10 Boys: Dave Conger
Dave was a 4 year starter at Douglas County High School in Colorado, continuing to play at the University of Colorado at Denver. Dave can always be found on the Common fields for Rec & Travel. He has been a staple at CPSC for over 8 years, as a travel coach, recreation coach, Board Member & coaching committee chair. He was a trainer with Miles Joseph’s Player’s Soccer Academy for 4 years. Dave holds a USSF “E” level license.
U12 Girls & U14 Boys: Cassidy Jones
Cassidy began his career at CPSC as a recreation player in 1978. He participated in CP Club & Premier soccer programs from 1979-1985. Cassidy was a Shen Varsity player for Soccer, Basketball and Baseball. He participated on the first Shen state championship soccer team which was also ranked #1 in the nation in 1988. Cassidy went on to play Div I soccer at USMA West Point. He has been a Shen Freshman coach, JV and Varsity Assistant & began coaching with CPSC in 2008, with both the Rec & Travel programs. He was recently inducted into the Shen Athletic Hall of Fame with his fellow 1988 teammates (including Steve Karbowski). He holds a USSF “E” license and Coerver Coaching Youth Diploma. He has spent the last 2 years at RPI as the Men's Soccer Assistant Coach and coaching U12 boys and U14 girls for CPSC. Most recently, Cassidy has been added to the staff of New York Coerver Soccer Academy as well as being offered the Head Coach position for Freshman Boys Soccer at Shenendehowa this fall.
U12 Boys: Adam Clinton
A Clifton Park native and Shen graduate, Adam has a tremendous background as a coach and a player. He holds a USSF “A” license and is currently the RPI Men’s Soccer Head coach, since 2002. He has been involved as a player, a coach, and parent with the CPSC since its inception in 1976.
U14 Girls: Mike DeSimone Sr.
A CPSC veteran, Mike has coached with CPSC for 17 years. He has a plethora of experience with U8’s, U10 Boys, U12 Boys & U14 boys. Mike has held the Head Coach position for the U12 “A” girls for several years, focusing on the fundamentals, fitness and love of the game. Mike was a 4 year player in college & holds a USSF “E” license. Mike & Donna’s three children are proud CPSC players, ODP players and College level players.
U14 Boys: Cassidy Jones
U16 Boys: Said Bouzidi:
Said holds an USSF “E” license. He has coached for 4 years with the CPSC Travel program & 6 years with the CPSC Recreation program. Said grew up playing soccer in Algeria before coming to the U.S., playing daily for hours. “I have one true passion in life: that is SOCCER. I love to play, coach and watch. I am a soccer junkie. I am still playing at 50 as passionately as I did when I was 20. I am trying to pass that passion to my own children and to any kid I coach. My family is a true soccer family. That is the only sports my kids practice. We kick the ball whenever and wherever we have the opportunity. “
U16 Girls: Steve Karbowski
Steve currently coaches the U14 & U16 girls at CPSC. He is the Head Coach for the Siena Women’s Soccer team, since 1999. He was named MAAC Coach of the year in 2001 & 2002, and is the co-director of the Siena College Camps, since 1995. He has been coaching with CPSC, in its Club & Premier program since 1994. Steve, also, was a player at CPSC, played Varsity soccer at Shen & was on the 1988 Shen team, when ranked #1 in the Nation. He continued his soccer career at University at Buffalo & Siena College. He holds a USSF “C” license.