Darrell Rogers

Founder/ Head Coach/President

Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • USSF "F" Coaching License
  • USSF "E" Coaching License
  • USSF National "D" Coaching License
  • USSF National "C" CoachingLicense
  • NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • Special Olympics Soccer Coach Certification
  • Coerver Coaching - Youth Diploma
  • CDC Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports Training

 

Awards-Recognition-Experience

  • Michigan State Youth Soccer Association "Girls Coach of the Year - 1999
  • Past MSYSA State Staff - Coach Certification Trainer
  • Ferris State University Women's Head Coach (Interim 2004)
  • Co-Founder of Port Huron AYSO, Traverse Bay Area Youth Soccer (TBAYS), NorthStar Soccer Club, Grand Traverse Soccer League, NorthStar Special Olympics
  • Numerous MSPSP Premier 1 Division Championships
  • Past TBAYS Director of Coaches
 

 

Reggie Rix

Vice President/ Staff Coach

Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • USSF National Youth License
  • USSF "E" Coaching License
  • USSF "F" Coaching License
  • USSF State "D" Coaching License
  • USSF National Youth Modules  1,2,3  License
  • NSCAA National Advance Youth Diploma
  • NSCAA Advance Regional Diploma
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • Coerver Coaching - Youth Diploma
  • FA Coaching Children Certification
  • US Sports Academy Sports Administration Certification
  • ASEP Certification 
  • Special Olympics Soccer Coach Certification
  • National Center for Sports Safety Level 1
  • CDC Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports Training

Awards-Recognition-Experience

  • NorthStar Excellence Award 2010
  • Vice President  Grand Traverse Soccer League
  • Technical Director Grand Traverse Soccer League
  • MSPSP Liason for Grand Traverse Soccer League
  • Vice President TBAYS 98/99
  • Founder of the U12 girls program TBAYS 2000
  • Co-Founder Grand Traverse Soccer League, NorthStar Special Olympics
  • Co founder/Creator of the TBAYS Junior Program
  • Director of Coaches TBAYS Juniors 1999-2001
  • Co-Director TBAYS Cherryland Tournament 1999-2000
  • Director Leelanau Soccer Club  1992-1999
  • 19 Years coaching in Select and Premier Leagues
  • Director NorthStar Soccer Club 2001-Present
 

 

Jim Furstenberg - Staff Coach/Director

Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • USSF National "D" Coaching License
  • USSF "F" Coaching License
  • USSF "E" Coaching License
  • USSF National Youth Modules  1,2,3  License
  • NSCAA National Diploma
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma
  • NSCAA Special Topics Finishing Diploma
  • NSCAA Sports Safety Diploma
  • National Center for Sports Safety Level 1
  • Special Olympics Soccer Coach Certification
  • Red Cross Certified Sports Saftey
  • American Sports Education Program Soccer Certification
  • CDC Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports Training

Awards-Recognition-Experience

  • Special Olympics Area 2 Coach of the Year - 2010
  • Michigan State Youth Soccer Association "Girls Coach of the Year - 2005
  • Past MSYSA State Staff - Coach Certification Trainer
  • TBAYS Girls Coach of the Year - 2006, 2001
  • NorthStar Excellence Award 2000
  • Numerous MSPSP Premier 1 Division Championships
  • Numerous GVSA Elite Division Championships
  • MSYSA State Cup Quarter and Semi Finalist
  • Co-Founder Grand Traverse Soccer League, NorthStar Special Olympics
 

Mike Obrien - Staff Coach

Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • USSF National "D" Coaching License
  • USSF "F" Coaching License
  • USSF "E" Coaching License
  • USSF National Youth Modules  1,2,3  License
  • NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma
  • NSCAA Special Topics Finishing Diploma
  • NSCAA Special Topics Goalkeeper Diploma

Awards-Recognition-Experience

  • Past TBAYS Coach of the Year
  • Current TC Liberty Varsity Head Coach
  • Past TBAYS Director of Coaching
  • Former TC Central High School Varsity Asst. Coach
  • TC Central High School Head Boys & Girls JV Coach
 

Suzi Bicknell - GoalKeeping and

Academy Coach

Experience-Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • USSF E Coaching License
  • Central Michigan University: NCAA DIVISION 1
    • 2002-2004
  • Soccer player and coach with over 20 years of experience.
  • High school soccer: Boulder City High School and Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • Club soccer for Nemesis for 4 years, where her team won numerous tournaments and attended San Diego Surf Cup and Region IV Championships three years in a row.
 

Steve Taylor - Strength and

Conditioning Coach

Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • USSF National Youth License
  • USSF "E" Coaching License
  • USSF "F" Coaching License
  • USSF State "D" Coaching License
  • USSF National Youth Modules  1,2,3  License
  • NSCAA National Diploma
  • NSCAA National Advanced Diploma
  • NSCAA National GoalKeeping Diploma
  • USSA Strength and Conditioning Certification
  • US Sports Academy Sports Administration Certification
  • ASEP Certification 
  • Red Cross Certified Sports Saftey
  • CPR Certification
  • Special Olympics Soccer Coach Certification
  • National Center for Sports Safety Level 1
  • CDC Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports Training

 

 

Chrissy Campbell - Academy Coach

Experience-Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • Greendale High School Soccer:
    • 4 year varsity player; 2008 Golden Boot award winner (most goals scored) in Woodland Conference... named First Team All-Conference three times and Second Team All-Conference once... named All-Area Honorable Mention twice... scored four goals in a 4-3 win over New Berlin Eisenhower in 2007.. named to the Honor Roll four times.
  • Western Illinois University: NCAA Division 1
    • FRESHMAN 2009: Appeared in nine matches... tallied three total points on one goal and one assist... recorded all three of her points in a 7-0 win over Grand View.
    • SOPHOMORE 2011: Named to the 2011 Summit League Fall Academic All-League Team...appeared in 18 games and made four starts... collected one goal... 19 shot attempts, 11 of them on goal.
    • JUNIOR: 2012 Summit League Fall Academic All-League...Appeared in 19 matches and started six... netted four goals on the season, one game winner against Fort Wayne on Oct. 26 which advanced the team to the Summit League Tournament ... had a game-high six shots and five shots on goal at Arkansas-Little Rock on Aug. 26.Junior;2013 Summit League Fall Academic Honor Roll Distinguished Scholar
    • SENIOR: 2013 Summit League Fall Academic Honor Roll Distinguished Scholar... Appeared in all 19 matches... Scored against IUPUI (Oct. 26)... 24 shots and 11 on goal.
 

Carissa Funk - Academy Coach

Experience-Credentials-Certifications-Licenses

  • Eastern Michigan University: NCAA Division 1
  • EMU: 2009:played in all 23 games started in 20 . Was voted captain. Named MVP of the Richmond, Virginia invitational.
  • EMU: 2008: Played in all 23 games, starting 13 times…was names captain. Scored two goals with one assist for five points on the year…Scored a goal against Western Michigan (10-3-08) and Kent State (10-12-08)…Assisted on a goal against Eastern Illinois (9-7-08) Started the last 12 games of the season…
  • 2007: Played in all 19 games, starting three times…Scored two goals on the year…Scored a goal in a 7-1 win over Buffalo (10-19-07)…Scored the Eagles’ lone goal against Bowling Green in the MAC Tournament (11-4-07)…Had nine shots on the year, with four on goal

  • 2006: Played in 16 games, starting twice...Notched one goal on the season for two points...Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 victory at Eastern Illinois (9-8-06)...Recorded 11 shots, with five on goal for the season...
    2005: Redshirted for the season.

  • High School

  • Four-year varsity letterwinner...Named first-team All-Metro, first team All-District and first-team All-Region four consecutive years...Received second-team All-State honors as a junior and third-team All-State honors as a senior...Named team MVP as a junior and senior..
    Club play

  • Michigan hawks... Won the 2004 state, regional, and National Championship with the U-18 Michigan Hawks .
    Coaching

  • Head Coach - Aloha United in Portland Oregon: assisted with a u-12 girls team and Head Coach for a u-9 girls team.