Dayton Directors & Staff

Dayton Staff

We are here to provide you and your family with the best youth soccer experience possible! We are proud to bring you a group of highly accomplished coaches and administrators. Read the bios below to learn more about your coach and other leaders in our community.

Sandy Poole
Club Director
  • Current 2010 Girls Asst. Coach
  • Played Collegiately at Wright State University
  • 23 years coaching and training experience
  • USSF National D License 
Tommy Spijkers
Director of Coaching
  • UEFA B License
  • Coerver Coaching Skill Coach diploma
  • US Soccer Director of Coaching diploma
  • 19 Years professional coaching/training experience
  • PDSA Soccer (Individual & Small Group training) founder & director (2013-current)
  • Soccer Homework Academy founder & director (2019-current)
  • CUP Girls Associate Director (2019-2020)
  • Gem City Director of Coaching (2016-2018)
  • Bellbrook Soccer Director of Coaching (2014-2015)
Ryan Zeman
Staff Coach
  • Current Boys Varsity Head Coach at Troy Christian Varsity
  • 2016, 2018, & 2019 HS Private Coach of the Year
  • 2019 Metro Buckeye Conference Coach of the Year & 2019 Miami Valley District coach of the Year
  • 16 years coaching/training experience
  • Played Collegiately at Bluffton University
  • USSF National E License 
Shane Smith
Director Juniors Academy
  • Previous CUSA Soccer Academy Director 
  • Centerville High School Staff
  • ODP District 2 Staff
  • PDSA Soccer Training 
  • Coerver Staff
  • Dayton Dutch Lions Women’s (WPSL)
  • Dayton Dutch Lions Men’s (PDL)
  • Dayton Dutch Lions Academy Manager
  • Coerver Youth Diploma
  • USSF Grassroots 11v11, 9v9, 7v7 & 4v4
  • USSF F

Playing Experience:

  • Select Soccer (AZ State Champion, Regional Champion, National Finalist)
  • College Soccer (NAIA)
  • Semi-Pro Indoor Soccer (PASL)
  • Men’s PDL 
  • USL-PRO 

Brad Stork
Staff Coach
  • Current 2007 Girls Asst. Coach
  • Currently Bellbrook Women's Varsity Head Coach
  • Experience with boys and girls U11-U18
  • 15 years of coaching/training experience
  • USSF National D License
  • NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1 Diploma

Megan Moran
Staff Coach
  • Current 2007 Girls Head Coach 
  • 9 Years of Coaching/Training Experience
  • Played at Bowling Green State University
  • ODP State Team and Regional Camp player
  • USSF National D License
Chris Bethel
Staff Coach
  • 2009 Girls Head Coach – 4 Years
  • USSF F License
  • 12 Years of Coaching/Training Experience
Brandi VanderYacht
Staff Coach
  • Current girls 2009 youth
  • Currently Bellbrook Women's Varsity Asst. Coach
  • Played at Urbana University
  • Franklin HS scholar-athlete
  • USSF F License

Chris Lynch
Staff Coach
  • Current boys 2008 youth coach
  • 4 Year Starter; 2nd Team All-American & Team Captain at Walsh University
  • Bellbrook HS SWBL Player of the Year
  • USSF E License
Brandon Stewart
Staff Coach
  • Head Coach of Boys 2009 team
  • 6 years of coaching/training experience
  • USSF Grassroots Licenses: Diploma for 4v4, 7v7, 9v9, and 11v11

Bill Houchins
Staff Coach
  • Current boys 2010 Head coach
  • 18 Years of Coaching/Training Experience
  • ODP District 2 head coach OSYSA
  • Former HS varsity coach
  • USSF National D License

Meagan McKeny
Staff Coach
  • Current boys 2010 asst. youth coach
  • 12 years of training experience
  • 4 years of head coaching experience with Metro and CUSA
  • Played at Manchester University
  • Bachelors degree: Exercise Sport Science
  • USSF E License

Ryan Grant
Staff Coach
  • Played collegiately at Wilmington College
  • ODP - 4 time state player, 3 time regional player
  • Two time Ohio South State Cup Champion as a player
  • USSF F License
  • USSF Grassroots Licenses 11v11 & 9v9

Derek Grajeda
Staff Coach
  • Played collegiately at Ohio Dominican Univeristy
  • US Club Soccer Regional Champion
  • US Club Soccer National runner-up
  • 6 Years of Coaching/Training Experience
  • Former Junior Warriors Director of Warrior SC
  • Former Boys youth Director of Warrior SC
  • USSF E License
  • NFHS/United Soccer Coaches - Professional Development Certificate
Andy Klepacz
Staff Coach
  • Played collegiately at Wright State
  • Current PDSA Soccer Skills Coach
  • Former CUSA coach
  • Former Gem City Soccer Coach
  • Former Bellbrook Soccer Association VP

Alberto Gonzales
Staff Coach
  • Played collegiately at Wittenberg University (2014-2017)
  • Wittenberg University MIP Award (2014)
  • Manager/Head coach Sauz FC ’04 (2016-2019)
  • Wittenberg Youth Soccer Camps (2014-2016)
  • Club Ohio Soccer Dublin & Springfield Camps (2018)
  • Club Ohio Springfield Team Trainer (2018)
  • Coach Northmont Men’s Reserve B Team (2019)

William Houchins
Staff Coach
  • Current boys 2010 asst. coach
  • 15 years of playing experience
  • 3 years of coaching experience
  • USSF Grassroots Licenses 4v4/7v7
Katy (Durkin) Zix
Juniors Youth Academy
  • Previous Girls J. V. Head Coach at Bellbrook High School
  • Played Collegiately at St. Mary's College
  • Head Coach for Juniors Program with 7 years of coaching experience
  • USSF F License
Kevin Helt
Staff Coach
  • Current 2012 boys coach & 2008 asst. coach
  • Played collegiatly at Wittenberg University
  • Previous Club Ohio Springfield coach
  • Coerver Coaching Professional Development certification
  • Masters in Sports Management and Coaching from Soccer Management Institute in Rome
Tooti Snider
Juniors Youth Academy
  • USSF C License
  • Played collegiately at the University of Findlay
  • 15 years coaching/training experience
  • Former asst. coach at Wittenberg University
  • State/Regional ODP staff experience

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International Coaches

International Coaches

Club Ohio has more than 70 experienced staff coaches from around the US and Internationally. Many of our coaches lead high school programs, and some have taken their team to the State finals and won. Some of our club coaches have coached State Cup Champions that have also gone on to the Regional and even the National level tournaments for both USYS and US Club. A few of our coaches have played or coached at the collegiate or professional level. Furthermore, we have a diverse group of former players and coaches from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, England, Georgia, The Netherlands, Nigeria, Poland, and Tunisia who bring an international perspective.