Academy huddle 2022

Vancouver Whitecaps FC MLS Boys Academy teams kick off their 2022-23 season this weekend. Below are the rosters, staff, and league information for the coming year.

U-15
The U-15s will play in MLS NEXT.

Head coach: Dan Fairhurst
Assistant coach: Nicholas Agnoloni
Roster

U-16
The U-16s will primarily play competition from the BC Soccer Premier League.

Head coach: Dante Marconato
Assistant coach: Ewan Fisher
Assistant coach: Florian Jungwirth
Roster

U-17
The U-17s will play in MLS NEXT.

Head coach: Scott Howey
Assistant coach: Ross Kenny
Roster

U-19
The U-19s will play in the Fraser Valley Soccer League (FVSL) Premier League during the fall, and in League1 BC in the spring.

Head coach: Rich Fagan
Assistant coach: Ewan Fisher
Roster

Technical Staff
Rich Fagan - Technical Lead
Raegyn Hall - Head Goalkeeper Coach
Michael Girard - Goalkeeper Coach
Sean Rooney - Academy Video Analyst

Performance Staff
Tom Ryan - Lead Academy Physical Preparation Coach
Alex Hodgins - Mental Performance Coach

Player Care
Matt Baranowicz - Academy Lead Athletic Therapist
Janine Kondas - Athletic Therapist
Mackenzie Koop - Athletic Therapist

Operations Staff
Samantha Jean - Director, Sport Safety & Education
Max Corcoran - Senior Manager, Academy Operations
Matt Blakeley - Academy Equipment Manager
Nicolas Nino - Academy Assistant Equipment Manager
Elizabeth Watanabe - Academy Education & Welfare Officer
Ryan Clark - Collegiate Transition Manager