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ODP Coaches


Brian_WS Bryan brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the position of Technical Director. Originally from Delaware, Bryan is a cum laude graduate of Bowdoin College and is currently a candidate for a Master of Science in Management from Wilmington University. He has earned a US Soccer A License and both a Scottish FA and a UEFA A License. He has also earned US Youth Soccer’s National Youth License and his Premier Diploma from the United Soccer Coaches. Bryan has over 5 years of experience as the Technical Director and Academy Director of 2 US Soccer Development Academies. Prior to his time with the DA, Bryan spent 5 years as the Technical Director of Michigan State Youth Soccer Association, a state association that boasts over 90,000 youth players and 12,000 coaches where he has extensive experience as a coaching educator as well as with US Youth Soccer's ODP, both on a state and regional level.

Bryan Thorp

LSA Technical Director
Matlock_1 Mark is the Director of Coaching at Shreveport United. He has earned his US Soccer A License and numerous diplomas from United Soccer Coaches. Mark serves as an LSA Coaching Education Instructor. He has been involved in LA ODP since 2013 and has served as the State Champion Loyola Prep High School Girls Program since 2012. Mark has been the LA ODP Girls Director since 2019.

Mark Matlock

Girls ODP Director
Lazaroe_2 Ryan is the Director of Coaching at Slidell Youth Soccer. He has earned his US Soccer A License and numerous diplomas from United Soccer Coaches. Ryan serves as an LSA Coaching Education Instructor and has vast coaching experience at all levels of the game from youth to professional. He is a long-standing ODP Coach both at the state and the regional level. After 14 years as the Northshore High School Boys Soccer Program he switched to Coach the Girls and promptly won the State Championship in 2020. Ryan has been the LA ODP Boys Director since 2019.

Ryan Lazaroe

Boys ODP Director
Birth Year / Gender Coach Assistant Coach
2009 Boys Michael Plaisance Tony Conzonere
2009 Girls Michael Plaisance Betsy Jacketti
2008 Boys Mike Aguilar Keir Hannity
2008 Girls Tucker Reynolds Cesar Munoz
2007 Boys Dan Carroll  
2007 Girls Sean LeBlanc Lane Woodall
2006 Boys Jason Dormady Adam Shaw
2006 Girls Mike Aguilar Francois Brrowne
2005 Boys Tony Conzonere Wilmer Bustillo
2005 Girls Melin Portillo Tucker Reynolds
2004 Boys Bobby Capewell  
2004 Girls Justin Maulin  
Goalkeeper Coaches Steven Ring Faith Washington
Floating Coaches

Louie Smothermon

Betsy Jacketti

Ron Campana

Adam Shaw



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