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Harford Soccer Camp

Harford Soccer Camp

Our Staff and Coaches

Mark Giordano - Director
As a local business professional, Mark is committed to ensuring that the everyday operations of Harford Soccer Camp run efficiently and effectively. Responsibilities include coordination of all aspects of the soccer camp including the recruitment of the best coaching staff available for your child. Mark grew up playing soccer in the community for the Harford Kicks Club Program that traveled abroad to compete in several international tournaments. Mark was an All-County player for C. Milton Wright High School.

Brian Gunter - Director
As a Harford County teacher, Brian is committed to the education and development of your child during his or her experience at the Harford Soccer Camp. After graduating from CMW in '94 Brian went on to play Division I at the University of Delaware from '95- '98. He gained camp experience working at the Kirkwood soccer camps during college and returned home to teach and coach the CMW Boys Varsity Soccer Team. He was named a HCPS Teacher of the Year Finalist in 2007. He currently is the assistant CMW Boys Varsity soccer coach.

Julie Elardo - Camp Nurse
Julie graduated from the University of Maryland at Baltimore with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She has worked in the Emergency Room since 1996. Julie is National Certified Emergency Nurse. She has several national certifications to include: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Certification, Emergency Nursing Pediatric Certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Trauma Nursing Core Certification. She is now working in the Emergency Room at Medstar Good Samaritan.


Dave Ackley
- Four year varsity player at Lower Cape May Regional High School (N. J.)
- Second Team All Cape Atlantic League Sophomore and Junior Year (N. J.)
- First Team All Cape Atlantic League Senior Year (N. J.)
- Four year starter at DeSales University (P. A.)
- Three time Freedom Conference regular season Champion
- Three time Freedom Conference tournament Champion
- Four time Freedom Conference player of the week
- J.V. Girls soccer coach at Bel Air High School
- Current teacher in Harford County at Bel Air High School

Joe Davis
-Current Assistant Varsity Coach & Goalie Trainer, C. Milton Wright High School (Maryland State 4A Champions 2017 & 2018)
-Current Head Coach, Old Line Football Club (Boys 2009 and 2012)
-Head Coach, Baltimore Bays (97 Blue Lions, 00 United, 01 United)
-Assistant Coach, Baltimore Bays Colts
-Head Coach, U5-U8 at Hickory Recreation Council
-Soccer Camp Director, C. Milton Wright Girls Preseason
-Soccer Camp Coach, Simply Soccer Camp
-Soccer Camp Coach, North Bay Soccer Camp
Coaching Certification:
-USSF Class “E” License
Playing Experience:
-International Friendly Competitions in Sweden, Denmark, and Germany
-4 Year Member and Captain, Multiple All-County, MD 3A Finalist, C. Milton Wright High School
-Athletic Hall of Fame, C. Milton Wright
-Frostburg State University
-Harford Community College
Professional Experience:
-Business Department Chair and Teacher, C. Milton Wright (2005-Present)
-Acting Administrator, County-wide Active Assailant Trainer

Matt Herman

Coaching Experience:
    - Head JV Coach, Gilman School (Baltimore, MD)
    - Head Varsity Coach, West Nottingham Academy (Colora, MD)
    - Assistant JV Coach, Falls Church High School (Falls Church, VA)
    - U18 Head Coach, Harrisonburg Soccer Association (Harrisonburg, VA)
    - Head Coach, U-8 Montgomery Soccer Incorporated (Bethesda, MD)
    - Soccer Camp Coach, St. Albans Summer Camp (Washington, DC)
Coaching Certification:
    - High School Coaches Diploma (NSCAA)
    - Advanced Regional Diploma (NSCAA)
    - State Goalkeeping Diploma (NSCAA)
Playing Experience:
    - 4-Year Member of Walt Whitman High School (Bethesda, MD)
    - National Capital Soccer League (NCSL) Club Teams (Bethesda, MD)
    - International Friendly Competitions in Scotland, Sweden, and Norway
Professional Experience:
    - College Counselor and History Teacher, Gilman School (Baltimore, MD)
    - Assistant Athletic Director, College Counselor, and History Teacher, West Nottingham Academy (Colora, MD)

Zach Keesecker - Goalkeeper Coach

- Played locally for Greater Harford Soccer Club
- 4-Year Member of C. Milton Wright High School Varsity
- All County Junior and Senior Year
- 2nd Team All-State Senior Year
- 2nd Team All-Metro Senior Year
- Played goalkeeper collegiately for Towson University
- Former Assistant Head Coach at Hereford High
- Former Assistant JV Coach at Patterson Mill High School
- Currently runs private goalkeeper trainings for local club programs to include Pipeline, Old Line FC, Northern Elite, and Towson United
- Currently an Elementary Physical Education Teacher in Baltimore County (2009-Present)

Doug Pryor
Doug has been involved in Baltimore area club soccer as a player and coach for over 30 years. Pryor holds a USSF "A" Coaching License, as well as, the NSCAA National Youth Diploma. In addition to coaching youth soccer in the Baltimore area, Pryor is also the head coach of the Women’s soccer team at Mercy High School. Doug was named MIAA "A" Conference Coach of the Year in 2017.
Doug is also the Pipeline Director of Coaching on the girls’ side of the club.

Lisa Schultz
Lisa Schultz has been involved in soccer as a player or coach for the past 35 years. Lisa played through high school and college at Loyola University in Maryland. As a coach, she has worked with players of all ages, ranging from 2 1/2 - 17 years of age. Most recently Lisa has coached for Bel Air Football Club for the past 9 years and has been the lead instructor of the youth soccer program at The Arena Club since 2007. She holds a Class "E" Regional Coaching License.

Kristen Gayo Teeter
- Club player for state champion Soccer Club of Baltimore
- 4 year varsity player at state champion Fallston High school
- Sophomore year named 2nd Team All-County
- Junior year named 1st Team All-County
- Senior year named to 1st Team All-County
- Senior year named to 1st Team All-State
- 3 year starter at Towson University
- 2003 named 2nd Team All CAA
- 2003 named Towson University Defender of the Year Award
- Trainer for Get Fit Youth Sports Performance Camps
- Teacher in Harford County for 11 years

Brian Tully
- All-County and All-State player at C. Milton Wright High School
- Played 6 years with Soccer Club of Baltimore Bays/Baltimore Bays
- Played collegiately at Penn State University
- Academic All Big Ten at PSU
- Former Baltimore Bays Boys U18 Coach
- Current Baltimore Celtic Boys U18 Coach
- Current C. Milton Wright High School Men's Soccer Varsity Head Coach
- Maryland State 3A Champion 2017 and 2018
- 2017 Maryland Association of Coaches of Soccer  Boys State Coach of the Year
- 2017 Varsity Sports Network Co-coach of the Year
- 2018 Baltimore Sun All-Metro Coach of the Year
- Holds a Class "E" Coaching License

Bill Wardle
- Massachusetts ODP player in High School where he was selected twice to the Bay State Games
- Walk on player at Penn State University
- Won a national amateur indoor championship with a team from Baltimore
- Won 2 national 3 v 3 championships
- Aberdeen High School Men’s Soccer Junior Varsity Coach for 5 years
- Aberdeen High School Men’s Soccer Varsity Coach for 12 years
- Former Assistant Coach - North Harford HS Men's Soccer
- Current Head Coach - Harford Community College Men's Soccer
- Member of Maryland Association of Coaches of Soccer
- NSCAA Regional Coaching Certification (Level 6)
- National Federation of State High Schools Maryland Boys Soccer Coach of the Year in 2012
- Collegiate Coaching Certification through United Soccer Coaches


Harford Soccer Camp
PO Box 1351 
Bel Air, Maryland 21014

Phone: 410-688-2830
Email: [email protected]

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