Rudy Fuller, Director
Rudy Fuller is currently the Head Coach of the University of Pennsylvania. In his seventeen seasons, Fuller has completely transformed the program into one of the elite soccer programs in the country. In 2013, Penn captured it’s eighth Ivy League Championship and and qualified for the NCAA Tournament with a team that included six former Elite 300 All-Star selections. The 2010 team compiled a 13-6-0 record and finished second in the Ivy League with a 5-2-0 record. The 2010 Penn squad included five former Elite 300 All-Star selections. Fuller has been named the Philadelphia Soccer Seven Coach of the Year in seven time in the past thirteen seasons. He has also served as an assistant coach with the U.S. U-15 National Team.
Keith Tabatznik, Director
Keith Tabatznik, now Head Coach of the Region 1 Olympic Development Program and scout for US SOCCER previously guided Georgetown University soccer to national prominence during 22 years as head coach. Finishing with 220 wins under his belt, Tabatznik is Georgetown’s all-time winningest soccer coach and ended amongst the top active collegiate coaches in wins.
Eric Wagner, Director
In 25 years coaching at the college level, Wagner has earned a reputation for developing talented young soccer players and turning teams into nationally competitive programs. Emphasizing intelligent, creative attacking play, an honest work ethic, and hard-nosed, disciplined defending, Wagner’s team had a +36 goal differential in ’10, the best in program history. In the past ten seasons, the Garnet have had 38 All-Centennial Conference players, 66 Academic All-Conference selections, 17 Regional All-Americans, five Academic All-Americans, five All-American selections and two players sign professional soccer contracts (Morgan Langley ’11 and Ladule Lako Lo Sarah ’09).
Rob Vartughian, Goalkeeping Director
After helping the University of Maryland men’s soccer team to two NCAA national championships, Rob Vartughian, former Assistant Coach/Goalkeeper Coordinator for Philadelphia Union, now serves as the US Olympic Team Goalkeeper Coach. In his time with Maryland, the versatile Vartughian was instrumental not only in working with the keepers, but with all aspects of the program.