Coach Experience:

USSF National “E” License – CYSA-South
AYSO Advanced Coaching License
NFHS Coaching Certification license. (CYSA)

Player Experience:

Angel Vasquez has been coaching boys and girls youth soccer since 1999.  Prior to joining SAMOHI, Angel coached for the Galaxy Alliance Soccer Club on the Westside.  One of his highest achievements in club was when the Force GU15 reached the Quarter-finals in League Cup 2006 as a first year Bronze team.  Angel has also coached both SM AYSO boys & girls All Star & Tournament teams.  He also helped coach an SM AYSO team that traveled to Fujinumiya, Japan for an International Soccer Tournament.  Angel is committed to developing his team’s soccer skills to be one of the best in the Santa Monica area.  He has led SM AYSO teams through successful tournament seasons (SM Blue Thunderbolts-State Champions, SM Girls All-Star Team-Runner-up State Champions, SM AYSO Inter. Team-International Soccer Tournament Champions, etc.)  Angel has a long-standing commitment to ensuring that each player thoroughly learns the game of soccer from both a technical and a tactical standpoint. Beyond the fundamentals, Angel emphasizes good independent decision-making on the field and innovative/creative soccer play. Angel’s current players successfully made their High school’s Varsity, JV, & Fresh/Soph Teams in their first season as high-school soccer players (SAMOHI, ESHS, MALIBU, BHHS, MARYMOUNT, PALISADES, ARCHER, WINDWARD, etc.).   
10 years in the Santa Monica League 
 2 Years Santa Monica High School 
 4 Santa Monica Thistle (Pacific league - 6 League championships)


As a coach/mentor he strongly believes in developing not only great soccer players, but young adults of integrity & respect, who will support each other on and off the field.

“Always be yourself because the people who care don’t matter, and the people that matter don’t care!” Dr. Seuss


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