Meet Our Trainers

Dave Boggs

David Boggs

Hometown:
National Park N.J.
Position at YMS:
Coach/Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:
NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
NSCAA National Diploma
Director of Coaching Diploma
USSF Licensed
National Youth License USSF
YMS Teams/Programs:
Assistant Coach 2004 Boys Thunder
Trainer 2004 Boys Thunder
Additional Coaching Experience:
YMS
2004 Boys Academy Coach
2004 Boys Generals Coach
U13-U14 Boys Fire Coach
U12 Boys Highlanders Asst Coach

Lawrence High School Girls Head Coach (15 years)
NJ ODP State team Head Coach (17 years)

Moorestown Soccer Club
Director of Player Development

Playing Experience:
Gateway Regional H.S. (4years). All-State

Gloucester County College Region 19 Finalist (2 years)

Trenton State College
National Finalist (2 years)

Education and years you attended or graduated:
Gloucester County College 1989

Trenton State College 1993

5 Things you don't know about me:
1. Can juggle with my feet and hands
2. Played with and against Alexi Lalas
3. Die hard Philly Sports fan
4. Still play Ice Hockey
5. Spent entirely too long thinking of a fifth thing!!
Ricky Domico

Rick Domico

Hometown:
Langhorne
 

Position at YMS:

Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:
USSF D License
YMS Teams/Programs:
U11 Boys Comets 2008
U14 Boys Hurricane 2005
Additional Coaching Experience:
Penn State Abington Men's Soccer Assistant Coach
Radnor Soccer Club Head Coach U11 & U14 Girls
Playing Experience:
Neshaminy High School 3 year Varsity starter
Lock Haven University- 1 year
Bucks County Community College- 1 year
Penn State Abington - 2 years
Education and years you attended or graduated:
Neshaminy High School Class of 2010
Penn State Abington Class of 2018
5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I met Derek Jeter
2. Top 5 in PSU Abington history in goals, assists, and points
3. I have younger twin siblings
4. I hold the all-time single season goal scoring record at Bucks County Community College (32)
5. I'm a Manchester United fan
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Daniel Gronnow

Hometown:
Chester, England
Position at YMS:
Trainer, Head Coach
Coaching Qualifications:
NSCAA Premier
UEFA C
BFUT Brazilian C
FA Wales Football Leaders Award
FA Wales Goalkeepers Award
FA Wales Treatment and Management of Injuries
YMS Teams/Programs:
Head Coach U15 Thunder
Head Coach U12 Blackout
Trainer '10 Boys Academy
 

Playing Experience:

Played 5 years of High School
 

Education:

BSC Sports Science (Honors), University of Liverpool, 2002
5 Things you don't know about me:
  1. Can do 60 juggles with my head
2. Once scored from the halfway line
3. Love watching old British comedies
4. Lived in England until I was 23
5. Don't support any EPL teams

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Amanda Kirby 

  

 

Hometown:

Bensalem, PA
 

Position at YMS:

Head Coach and Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:

 

EPYSA E License
National D License
NSCAA National Diploma
NSCAA Diversity and Inclusion Certification
 

YMS Teams/Programs:

Head Coach: Premier YMS Force U15G
Head Coach: 4-year premier YMS Freedom U13G
Trainer: TTP Summer Camp
 

Additional Coaching Experience:

Head Freshman Coach at Holy Ghost Prep High School (2012- to Present).
 

Playing Experience:

 

4-year varsity starter at Conwell-Egan Catholic High School.
1 year collegiate player at Gwynedd-Mercy University.
 

Education:

 

Graduated from Gwynedd-Mercy University (2008-2012) with a degree in History, Psychology, and Secondary Education.
Continued my education by earning my Master's from Capella University (2013-2015). I earned my Master's in general psychology, sports psychology, and coaching and leadership.
5 Things you don't know about me:
  1. I am a high school teacher.
2. My favorite color is purple.
3. I do not have an ACL in my left knee.
4. Big Eagles fan!
5. Homemade mac and cheese is the best.
Jami Kranich
Jami Kranich
Hometown:
Hamden, CT
Position at YMS:
Goalkeeper Coach
Coaching Qualifications:
US Soccer E License
Additional Coaching Experience:
Princeton University
Buckingham Browne and Nichols (High school in Cambridge, MA)
Playing Experience:
Villanova University- 4 years
U20 US National Team- 2 years
U23 US National Team- 1 year
Boston Breakers (NWSL)- 3 years
Education and years you attended or graduated:
Villanova 2014
5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I have a 4 year old Black Lab named Luna
2. I am from Connecticut
3. My favorite color is blue
4. I love to cook
5. I love to go hiking

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Tori Leigh

Hometown:
Hamilton, NJ
Position at YMS:
Head Coach / Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:
National E License
CPR/AED First Aid Certified
Certified Personal Trainer
Functional Movement Systems Certified
YMS Teams/Programs:
Head Coach: YMS Premier Tempo 03 U16G
Head Coach: YMS Spirit 08 U11G
Additional Coaching Experience:
Jen Elite Training 2014 - 2015
Playing Experience:
Steinert High School - 4-year Varsity (2007-2010)
Senior Soccer 11 Recipient (2010)
Mercer 33 Recipient (2010)
NJGSCA Top 20 Player Central New Jersey (2010)
NJGSCA Top 20 Player All-State (2010)
CVC 1st Team (2010)
CVC Player of the Year (2010)
NJ ODP State Team (2006-2010)
ODP Region I Team (3 years)
ODP Region I Team Selected to play in Sochi, Russia (2010)
Rutgers University (2010-2015)
NJ Wildcats Semi-Pro (2015-Current)
Education and years you attended or graduated:
Steinert High School (2007-2010)
Rutgers University (2010-2015) Graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in both Psychology and Sociology.
5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I have a Rottie/Lab mix named Levi!
2. I thoroughly enjoy working out and love Crossfit!
3. I have torn both my ACL's (successfully recovered!)
4. Absolutely LOVE the beach, and hope to have a house on the water someday!
5. I played for Coach Davey for the YMS Premier Comets! (92)
Gabby Meck
Gabby Meck
Hometown:
Hamilton NJ
Position at YMS:
Team Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:
NJ F License
Concussion Awareness Certification
Heat Illness Prevention Certification
YMS Teams/Programs:
YMS U12 Dash Team Trainer
Additional Coaching Experience:
Notre Dame High School Varsity Assistant Coach 2016-Present
-18-2-4 record (2016 season)
- Colonial Valley Conference Champions (2016)
-11-1-5 record (2017 season)
- Colonial Valley Conference Champions (2017)
-11-4 record (2018 season so far - still in progress)
Coach/Counselor
-Ewing NJ 2010-2012
-Radnor PA 2012-2015
-Notre Dame High School NJ 2016-Present
Playing Experience:

 

Notre Dame High School Soccer Team 2007-2011
-High School All-Area Team 2010
-Mercer 33 All-star Mooch Player 2010
-Hibernian 11 Team Selection 2010Cabrini College Women's Soccer Team 2011-2015
-Captain 2013-2014
-CSAC All-Sportsmanship Team 2013
-CSAC Honor Roll 2013
-CSAC All-Academic Honoree 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Education and years you attended or graduated:
High School: Notre Dame, Lawrenceville NJ
College (Undergraduate): Cabrini College, Radnor PA
Graduate School: Rider Universtiy, Lawrenceville NJ
5 Things you don't know about me:

 

1. Dogs are my favorite animal - I have a dog named Lizzie!
2. I love spending my free time going to the gym to workout.
3. When I complete my Master's Degree I want to work at an Elementary School.
4. I would spend every day on the beach if I could!
5. If I could eat ice cream for dinner every night, I would!
Michael Monagle

Mike McMonagle

Hometown:
Philadelphia, Pa
Position at YMS:
Head Coach/Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:
US Soccer National B License
YMS Teams/Programs:
Head Coach U14G Rage
Head Coach U11B Fury
Additional Coaching Experience:
State Challenge Cup Champions with U11G Rage and U17B Attack

4 time State Cup Finalist with Coventry, Ukrainian Nationals and FC Delco

Asst Girls Coach at OJ Roberts HS 1996-98. Head girls coach Upper Dublin HS 2000.

Asst Women’s coach Temple University 2001.

Asst Boys Coach Wissahickon HS 2018

Playing Experience: i.e. semi pro- 4 years, 3 years collegiate player, high school, etc.
13 seasons in United Soccer League Pa in Major and Reserve Divisions with Polish Eagles, Ukrainian Nationals, and VE
Education and years you attended or graduated:
St Joseph’s University 1976 BA English
5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I hope one day to take one of my teams to play in Europe!
2. I attended college on a track scholarship
3. Trained in England in Summer 1977 with 2 semi-pro teams
4. I have 4 grandchildren Brian, Olivia, Grant, and Carter and a Maltese dog named Mika.
5. I cannot resist chocolate!
Andy Stribling

Andy Stribling

Hometown:
Milton Keynes, UK
Position at YMS:
Trainer, Assistant Coach
Coaching Qualifications:
FA Level 1 coaching badge
Concussion Awareness Certification
YMS Teams/Programs:
U9 Boys Pool 1 & 2 Trainer
U11 Boys Trainer
U14 Boys Generals Assistant Coach
Additional Coaching Experience:
4 years U12 Boys New City Saints. Assistant Coach/Head coach - Milton Keynes, UK.
Playing Experience:
12 Years - Water Eaton Football Club, Milton Keynes, UK
6 years - St Pauls Catholic High School, Milton Keynes, UK
2 years - Rushdon & Diamonds, Northampton, UK
2 Years - Bucks United, U.G.H, PA
Education and years you attended or graduated:
St. Pauls Catholic School - A Levels
Took a gap year before University to Australia, forgot to return and just kept traveling.
5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I was a counselor at a Summer Camp in the Poconos for 3 summers (Before meeting my wife from Yardley)
2. I have visited 32 countries
3. I have been to over 80 of the 92 Soccer stadiums in the English Football Leagues
4. I met my wife in New Zealand
5. My favorite soccer team is Chelsea.
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Chris Studley

Hometown:
Ringwood, NJ
Position at YMS:
Trainer and Coach
Coaching Qualifications:
US Soccer Federation "E" License
US Soccer Federation "F" License
CDC Heads Up Certificate
YMS Teams/Programs:

 

 

 

Coach/Trainer - YMS U14 Boys Travel Generals '05 (2016 - Present)

Assistant Coach - YMS Boys U8, U9, U10, U11 for 2005's (2012 - 2015)

Assistant Coach/Manager - YMS U16 Girls Premier Force '03 (2014 - 2016)

Assistant Coach - YMS Girls U8, U9, U10, U11 for 2003's (2010 - 2013)

Additional Coaching Experience:
PE and Health
Teacher, Basketball, and Track Coach in Trenton Public School District (Columbus, Kilmer, and PJ Hill middle schools (1998 - 2015)
Playing Experience:

 

 

4yrs - High School Soccer at Lakeland Regional HS in Wanaque, NJ (1990-1993)

2yrs - JV/Varsity Soccer at Houghton College, NY NAIA (1993-1995)

Education:

 

BS in Physical Education from Houghton College (1997)

Masters in Health Education from The College of NJ (2003)

5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I love to the outdoors (camping, fishing, rock climbing, and
choose mountain vacations over ocean vacations.
2. I have gone Heli-skiing in Canada.
3. I am the director of a Christian boys wilderness camp.
4. I am married, have 3 kids, and live in Yardley.
5. I enjoy playing disc golf.
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Nicholas Tucci

Hometown:
Langhorne
Position at YMS:
Coach/Trainer
Coaching Qualifications:
US Soccer Federation "E" License
US Soccer Federation "F" License
US Soccer Federation "D" License
Concussion Awareness Certification
YMS Teams/Programs:
YMS (2015-Present)
U8-U14 Girls
U8-U14 Boys
TTP Trainer
Playing Experience:
YMS Celtic 94’ (U11-U18)
2008 PA state champions

4-year varsity starter at Neshaminy High School
2013 SOL Player of the year
20131st team All-State

1-year collegiate starter at West Chester University
PSAC Academic Excellence Award

Education and years you attended or graduated:
Graduated Neshaminy High School 2014

 Attended West Chester University for 1 year on Athletic Scholarship

Part-time Bucks County Community College student majoring in (Entrepreneur & Small Business Ownership)

5 Things you don't know about me:
1. I’ve never missed a PK in a game
2. I can kick a 60-yard field goal
3. I enjoy riding my quad and jet ski
4. Favorite soccer team is Juventus
5. I own a landscaping company called (Supreme Landscape) call for a free estimate!

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