Travel Soccer Coaches

Director of Coaching



Coach Beattie


  Robert Beattie
  • Asst Coach U14 Girls


Coach Beattie has been with the Greenbush Club since 2007 and has been coaching travel soccer since 2013.  Most recently he was head coach of the U11 girls.  Robert is also an assistant coach for the U12 and U14 girls, and the U14 boys.  Robert holds a USSF National “F” license and a Coerver Coaching Youth Diploma. 
  Tom Bruno
  • Head Coach U13 Girls
  • Head Coach U15 Girls
Coach Cintron


  Norberto Cintron
  • Head Coach U12 Boys
  • Asst Coach U12 Girls White
Coach Cintron has previously coached rec soccer for the Greenbush Soccer Club, and in the spring of 2016 became the assistant coach for the U11 Boys travel team. He became head coach of the U12 Boys team for the 2016/17 season.  Norberto grew up playing soccer in Florida, Panama, Virginia, Germany, and Hawaii. In High School Norberto played 3 years at Wurzburg American High School (Germany) while also playing club soccer for Sommerach. He completed his senior year of high school playing for Hardaway High School (Columbus Ga). Norberto played college soccer for both Berry College in Rome, Georgia and Hawaii Pacific University. Norberto currently holds a USSF F license.
  Mattia "Tia" Cornell
  • Head Coach U10 Girls
Coach Cornell is entering her first year with the Greenbush Soccer Club.  She is a recent graduate of Canisius College, in Buffalo, NY, where she was a four year member of the varsity soccer team.  Prior to Playing for Canisius, Coach Cornell played five seasons of varsity soccer at Schoharie High School.  She played her club soccer at Blackwatch Premier from 2007-2012.  Coach Cornell holds a USSF F license.
  Paul Dunham
  • Goalkeeper Coach


Coach Dunham is in his first year with the Greenbush Soccer Club as a goalkeeper coach.  After coaching both boys and girls of different skill levels (high school and club U15 - U23) for several years, he advanced to collegiate coaching.  He is currently serving in his third season as Union College's men's goalkeeper coach.  One of his first trainees was his son, Chris, who during his playing career advanced from high school to collegiate to NPSL goalkeeping.  To date, coach Dunham holds an NSCAA National License, NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1,2, and 3 Licenses, USSF D, E, and F Licenses, and a NYSPHSAA certification.

Coach Giugno


  Matt Giugno
  • Head Coach U13 Boys
  • Asst Coach U12 Boys
Coach Giugno has been involved in coaching soccer for over 30 years at all levels from U8 through U23. He holds a USSF E and D license, NSCAA Goalkeeper 1 certificate, NSCAA State Certificate and NSCAA Small-Sided Certificate. Over 20 of Coach Giugno's players have gone on to play collegiately in Divisions I, II, and III, with a few playing professionally in the USL and professional indoor leagues.
Coach Jones


  Ryan Jones
  • Head Coach U14 Boys
  • Head Coach U15 Boys
Coach Jones is returning for his 3rd year with the Greenbush Soccer Club.  Coach Jones is an Assistant Soccer Coach for the RPI Men's Soccer Team and is the Varsity Boys Assistant Soccer Coach at Columbia High School.  In 2014, Coach Jones guided RPI Goalkeeper Robert Dewald to ECAC and Liberty League Defensive Player of the Year honors.  Prior to starting his coaching career, Coach Jones played collegiately as a goalkeeper at Syracuse University and in the PDL for the Albany Highlanders and Western Mass Pioneers.  Before College, Coach Jones was part of the Shenendehowa High School Soccer team that won the 2005 State Championship.
Coach Lurie


  Eric Lurie
  • Head Coach U11 Boys
Coach Lurie is entering his second season as a travel coach at Greenbush Soccer Club.  Previously, he has coached rec soccer for the GSC and the Burke Athletic Club in Burke, VA.  As a player, Eric was a goalkeeper and two year starter at both Penfield High School and the University of Buffalo.  Over the years, Eric has been an assistant coach and goalkeeper coach at the club, high school, and college level in both NY and MA.  Eric holds a USSF "E" license, NSCAA Level 1 Diploma, and a Coerver Coaching Youth Diploma.
  Steve Meleco
  • Asst Coach U13 Boys
Coach bio coming soon...
Coach Mingle


  Craig Mingle
  • Asst Coach U11 Boys
Coach Mingle is entering his second season as an assistant travel coach at Greenbush Soccer Club. Previously, he has been a head coach and assistant coach at the rec. soccer level for the Greenbush Soccer Club. As a player, Craig was a four year starter as a midfielder for Utica College. Craig holds a USSF National “F” license.
  Mike Schafer
  • Head Coach U17 Boys
Coach bio coming soon...
  Dana Schneider
  • Head Coach U10 Boys
Coach bio coming soon...