Coaching Staff

Josh Alderson, Staff Coach

Bachelor and Master's Degree from Lenoir Rhyne University

Playing Experience:
4 year player at Lenoir Rhyne University (Captain)

Coaching License(s):

Current CVYSA Team(s):
-Academy Staff Coach
-U18 Blast Blue  Head Coach


USSF 7v7, 9v9 & 11v11 License

USSF D License Candidate

CVYSA Roles:

  • Youth Academy Girls Staff
  • 2004, 2005, 2006 & 2008 Assistant Coach
  • Adult League Member

NCYSA  ODP 12U Girls Staff Coach

Played College Soccer at Coker Univeristy

USSF D License

15 + years coaching

CVYSA Teams / Roles

  • 2009B Blast White
  • 2008B Blast Blue
  • Adult League Member

USSF D License

CVYSA Roles:

  • 2007G Blast Blue HC
  • Former Youth Academy Coach

Played College Soccer at UNC Greensboro

USSF GR 7v7, 9v9 and 11v11 License

CVYSA Roles:

  • 2011G Blast Blue HC


  • Youth Academy Coach
  • 2010 B Coach

NCYSA USSF Licensed Referree 

Jesus Garcia, Staff Coach / Hispanic Liaison / Asst Tour Director

Coach Jesus started with CVYSA shortly after he graduated from Wingate University in 2013. From the start of his coaching career he has been a strong trainer of teams and individual players. He also manages the clubs social media outlets and provides CVYSA with multiple creative posts.


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Wingate University

Playing Experience:

  • Wingate University, Wingate NC.

Coaching License(s):

  • USSF C
  • National Youth License

CVYSA Roles:

  • Academy Staff Head Coach
  • 2009B Blast Blue HC 
  • 2006 G Blast Blue HC
  • 2005 B Blast Blue HC
  • Social Media Coordinator
  • Assistant Tournament Director
  • Adult League Member


  • NCYSA 12U ODP Staff Coach

Former CVYSA Teams

  • 1998 Boys
  • 2003 Boys

USSF D License

United Soccer Coaches Premier Certificate

20 + years coaching

Hickory High School Current Men's and Women's High Scool Coach


  • 2009 G Blast Blue

USSF E & GR 7v7 License


  • 2009G Assistant Coach

Played at Lees McRae University

Small Business Owner

USSF D License


  • 2011B Blast Blue HC
  • 2007B Blast White HC
  • Former CVYSA Board Member

Played College Soccer at Gardner Webb University

USSF GR 7v7 & 9v9 Licenses

CVYSA Roles:

  • 10U Girls Youth Academy Coach
  • Junior Academy Coach

Played College Soccer at UNC Greensboro

USSF D License

15 + years Coaching

CVYSA Roles:

  • 2003 G Blast Blue HC
  • 2004B Blast Blue Co-HC

Former CVYSA Teams

  • 2002G & 2001G Blast Blue HC

Small Business Owner

USSF E & GR 9v9 License

USSF Licensed Official

NCYSA GK Coach Certificate

Former CVYSA Player 8 years

  • 97 Blast Blue
  • 98 Blast Blue


  • Goal Keeper Coach
  • 03 Blast Blue HC
  • Adult League Member
Sue Schellenberger, Staff Coach

Coach Sue brings over 30 years of Coaching experience to our CVYSA Girls Program.

Former NCYSA Classic Coach of the Year 


  • Computer & Customer Service Industry


  • BS, Business Administration, Kutztown University

Playing Experience:

  • 4 year MF, Kutztown University

Coaching License:

  • National Youth License
  • USSF D
  • NSCAA (USC) National Diploma

Current CVYSA Team:

  • 2004 Blast Blue G HC
  • 2008 Blast Blue G HC

Former Teams:

  • 98 Blast Blue G Head Coach, President's Cup Champ & Regional Semi Finalist
  • 99 Blast Blue G Head Coach
  •  Academy Staff Coach
  •  93 Blast Blue G Head Coach
  •  97 Blast Blue G Head Coach

Other Coaching Experience:

  • NCYSA ODP G Staff Coach
  • Former TCYSA (NC Fusion) Staff Coach
  • Former GYSA (GUSA / NC Fusion) Staff Coach
  • Former Reading Rage Staff Coach
  • Assistant Women's Coach, Kutztown University, 4 years.


USSF GR 7v7, 9v9 & 11v11 License

USSF D license Candidate


  • 2010B Assistant Coach
  • 2009B Assistant Coach
  • 2005B Blast White HC

Lenoir Rhyne University Professor

USSF C License

CVYSA Roles:

  • Adult League Manager
  • Team Snap Manager
  • Assistant Tournament Director
  • Youth Academy & Little Blaster Coach
  • 2010G Blast Blue HC

Played College Soccer for Gardner Webb University

Former High School Coach in Jackson MS


USSF GR 7v7, 9v9 & 11v11 Licenses

USSF D License Candidate 


  • 2010B Blast White HC
  • CVYSA Individual Player Trainer
  • Adult League Member

Former CVYSA Player

Played College Soccer at Spartanburg Methodist College