FCNW is proud to announce three new members to the FCNW Coaching Staff! Club Head Coach - Larry Ladorbruk, had this to say - “The technical group is very pleased to get the new staff coaches. This shows the clubs priority is to develop players of all ages. The technical group also thanks the clubs board of directors for moving forward in this positive direction.”
DV Coaches -
Rudy Hartfiel – Staff Coach – Developmental Soccer
Rudy has been an active member within the Northwest district as a Coach, Convenor and Director for over 15 years. Since the creation of Northern Lights and subsequently FC Northwest, Rudy has been very active in the developmental portion of the program and has worked extensively with younger players. He has been actively involved in coaching at all levels and been heavily involved with FCNW Summer Camps, DTC and Elite Academies. He has experience coaching numerous youth and senior mens’ teams and currently holds a Provincial “B” License.
Jerry Hildebrand – Staff Coach – Developmental Soccer
Jerry played here in Manitoba for Fort Rouge in the Manitoba Super Soccer Alliance where he was named as the leading scorer on 3 different occasions. Jerry and his team won numerous provincial championships and also won a National Silver medal. Jerry was also invited to Canada’s national camp and played for Hibs of Scotland when they had a friendly in Winnipeg. Jerry has coached out of St Charles and Portage Trail for numerous years at all ages and genders
Goaltender Coach -
Serhiy Zan – Staff Coach – Goal Keeping
Serhiy moved to Canada from the Ukraine approx. three years ago and has been coaching youth soccer in Winnipeg for the past couple of years. Serhiy has played at a competitive level almost all of his life, and played as a professional goalkeeper in the top two professional divisions in the Ukraine. In addition to his extensive soccer background Serhiy also has a teaching background and university degree in Human Kinetics/Physiology. Serhiy is currently working towards obtaining his UEFA B coaching license.
The 2015 Manitoba Soccer Association Awards are to be presented this weekend at Investors Group Field. FCNW recipient's of this years awards are:
Outstanding Coach - Martino Vergata
Outstanding Official - Jurgan Titzer
Outstanding Referee - Marko Kalic
Outstanding Senior Female Player - Kari Hermann
Outstanding Youth Female Player - Kennedy Kidd