Coaches

The Peterborough City Soccer Association is proud of the proficiency, motivation and dedication of its Club Technical Coaches as well as the individual volunteer Division/Team Coaches and Managers. The coaches operate under the direction of the Director of Coaching (DOC). Please contact the DOC with any questions related to coaching.

Decisions about whether or not to form a second team in an age division and additional coaching appointments as necessary will be made after the tryouts, based on the number of players and other factors. In the event that a second team is formed, all players will remain under the direction of the appointed head coach and both teams will train together until a coach for the second team is confirmed.

The 2022 technical coaches and team head coaches for each age division are listed in the following tables.

Technical Coaches 2022

DIVISION TECHNICAL COACH
U6 – U8
Girls & Boys
Leanne McLaughlin
Dan Moore
tbd Andrew Hing
Mike Everson
Goalkeeping Sam Barratt

Team Head Coaches 2022

DIVISION/TEAM HEAD COACH
U6/U7 Mixed Tech team
U8 Girls Tech team
U8 Boys Tech team
U9 Girls Michal Snajdr
U9 Boys Steph Dallaire
U10-U11 Girls David Critchlow
U10-U11 Boys Scott Cockburn
U12 Girls Matt Strano
U12 Boys Dave O’Neill
U13 Girls Dave Bartleman
I have been an avid soccer player in Peterborough City since a very young age. I grew up playing competitively for Peterborough City, I also played varsity soccer while attending Sir Sandford Fleming College and Trent University. Concluding my post secondary schooling I was an assistant coach at Sir Sandford Fleming College for two years.
I have coached both of my children since they started playing house league through the PYSC and then while they transitioned to competitive soccer with Peterborough City. For the last four seasons I have served as the Head Coach of the Peterborough City 2009 Girls.
U13 Boys Vic Waselenko
U14 Girls Richard Bergman
Football Association of Wales Grassroots (2003)
Coaching History:
Kawartha Lakes Inferno U13, U14, U15 (2004-2006)
Director of Youth Programs, Kawartha Lakes Inferno (2005-2006)
PCSA assistant coach 2008 girls since 2016
PCSA assistant coach 2011 boys since 2017
PCSA Head Coach 2008 girls since 2019
U14 Boys Sam Barratt
U15 Girls Anne Clark
Anne has been the head coach for the U15G for 2 years (1 of which was covid), and assisted this team for 3 years. She has experience assisting developmental boys teams for 2 years prior to that. Anne’s philosophy as a coach is to develop the technical and tactical game of soccer at an individual and team level. She is a believer that having a positive growth mindset in training allows for skill development at a quicker pace as mistakes are encouraged, not disciplined. This approach to coaching has created a team that is inclusive and tight,
disciplined, and ultimately successful in being athletes on and off the pitch.
U15 Boys James Beavis
I am a certified personal trainer specializing in CycleFit.
Coaching at YMCA and NuBoadies fitness from 2002 – 2010.
Head Coach with Peterborough Youth Soccer Club from U4 through to U7 – 2011 through to 2017.
Head Coach for Peterborough City U12 Tier 2 City boys team – 2019.
Head Coach for Peterborough City U14 Boys team – 2021.
U16 Girls Angela Gaskell
After playing 4 years of varsity soccer at the University of Waterloo, I was appointed as Assistant Coach and served in that role for three seasons. In 2013, I became the Head Coach of the PCSA 2006 Girls and have served in this role ever since. I am proud and honoured to give back to the PCSA as this is where I played competitive soccer from the age of 11, right through to captaining the Senior Women’s team.
I have recently become C-License trained and look forward to completing this full certification in 2022.
U16 Boys Chris Entwhistle
I am the coach of the U16 Peterborough City boys soccer team. I have had the pleasure of coaching with Peterborough City soccer for the past 10 years. My time coaching and playing has led me to opportunities at the university and college level, high school level, and with youth soccer. Coaching has provided me with a wealth of experiences that extended to creating new friendships and being a mentor to various youth players. Peterborough City has awarded me with the chance to coach the boys U16 team for the upcoming season, and I look forward to the amazing challenges ahead.
U17 Girls Sharri Armitage
Stuart Edge
Jason Showers
U17 Boys Shaun Watmough
U18 Boys Franco Turnone
U21 Women tbd
U21 Men tbd
Senior Women Michael Everson
Senior Men Biren Patel

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