Capital Soccer Association

2014-15 Coaching Staff

Meet Our Staff


We are here to provide you and your family with the best youth soccer experience possible! We are proud to bring you a group of highly accomplished coaches to help meet those goals. Read the bios below to learn more about your coach and other leaders in our club and community.

Jeremy Kester

Youth Director of Coaching
U10 Boys Coach – CSA Gunners
U5/6 Micro Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Coach 2010-present
  • CSA Youth Director of Coaching 2013-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • CSA Select/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 1990-1995
    • Lincoln Southeast High School (Lincoln, NE) 1994-1995
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • Ozark Christian College (Joplin, MO) 1997
Licenses/Certifications
  • NSCAA National Diploma
  • USSF National E License
  • USSF Youth Modules U6-8, U10-12
  • USSF Constructive Soccer Module
  • NSCAA Special Topics Seminar: Principles of Defending

Justine Stine

U11 Boys Coach – CSA Chaos
Youth Staff Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Coach 2010-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • Monarch Select (Papillion,NE)
    • Little Caesar’s Soccer Club
    • FC Iowa Select
    • Several other clubs across the US
    • Region 1 & 2 ODP (Olympic Development Program)
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • University of Syracuse Scholarship Winner 1997
    • University of Nebraska Men’s Club Soccer 1998-2000
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National E
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8
  • USSF Youth Module U10-12

Bradley Kester

U12 Girls Coach – CSA Titans

Coaching Experience
  • Micro/Youth Soccer Coach 2008-present
  • CSA Youth Coach 2013-present
  • Youth Basketball Coach 2002-present
  • Lincoln Adult Baseball League Manager/President 2000-2007
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • CSA Club Soccer Player 1988-1993
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National E
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8
  • USSF Youth Module U10-12

Rudy Wagner

U10 Girls - CSA Ambush
U13 Girls - CSA AllStarz

Coaching Experience
  • Rudy has been coaching competitive club soccer for over 25 years and is also an active referee. He has produced many teams that played at a regional level and many players who have gone on to play college soccer at all levels including Division 1.
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National D
  • NSCAA Goalkeeper level 1 and 2
  • NSCAA High School Coaching

Josh Torell

U9/10 Boys Coach – CSA Brigade
U7 Boys Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Coach 2012-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • Competitive Player (Lincoln, NE) 1985-1994
    • Lincoln Northeast High School (Lincoln, NE) 1992-1994
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National E License

Chris Langer

U10 Boys Coach – CSA Atlas

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Coach 1996-present
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National D License

Joel Bergt

Goalkeepers Coach
U9 Boys Coach – CSA Mutiny & CSA Mayhem
Youth Staff Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Coach 2012-present
  • CSA U7 Boys Coordinator 2013
  • CSA Select Goalkeepers Coach 2013-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • CSA Select/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 1994-2003
    • Nebraska ODP Regional Camp Selection 2001-2002
    • Lincoln East High School Letter Winner (Lincoln, NE)  2000-2003
    • Nebraska High School Super-State Goalkeeper 2002-2003
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • Barton County Junior College (Great Bend, KS) 2003
Coaching Qualifications
  • USSF National E License
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8
  • USSF Youth Module U10-12
  • Attended the top goalkeeper training programs offered for youth soccer in the United States including Number One Camps under the guidance of several United States National Team coaches.

Casey Jo Noonan

U9 Girls Coach – CSA Dash
Youth Staff Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Staff Coach 2014-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • CSA Competitive/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 1996-2008
    • Lincoln Northeast High School (Lincoln, NE) 2005-2006
    • Lincoln North Star High School (Lincoln, NE) 2007-2008
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8

Maggie Thorne

Youth Staff Coach

Leadership Experience
  • CSA Youth Staff Coach 2013-present
  • Mrs. International 2014
  • Mrs. Great Plains International
  • International Spokesperson – Soles 4 Souls
Athletic Experience
  • Youth
    • California State Champion 100M Hurdles 2001
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • University of Nebraska-Lincoln Track & Field 2001-2004
    • Team Captain 2004
    • National Indoor Championships Distance Medley Relay 2004
    • National Outdoor Championships 400M Hurdles 2004
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8

LaRoy Cobb

U8 Boys Head Coach
Youth Staff Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Staff Coach 2012-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • CSA Select/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 2007-2011
    • Norris High School (Lincoln, NE) 2008-2011
    • Region II ODP Regional Team Selection 2011
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8

Rachel "Beth" Ramsey

Youth Staff Coach

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Staff Coach 1997-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • CSA Competitive/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 1994-2000
    • Lincoln East High School (Lincoln, NE) 1997-1999
    • Caledonia High (Caledonia, MI) 2000-2001
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • Doane College (Crete, NE) 2002-2006
    • All Army Soccer Team 2004
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF Youth Module U6-8

Raul Guerra

U11 Boys Head Coach – CSA Eagles

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Coach 2013-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • Competitive/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 1990-1995
    • CSA Select/Premier Player (Lincoln, NE) 1995-1997
    • Pius X High School (Lincoln, NE) 1993-1996
    • Nebraska Olympic Development Program 1994-1997
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • University of New Mexico (Albuquerque, NM) 1997-2000
    • Academic All-Conference 2000
Licenses/Certifications

Alex Schueler

U12 Boys Select Coach – CSA Lightning

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Select Coach 2013-present
  • CSA Youth/Select Staff Coach 2012-2013
  • Waverly High School JV Boys Coach 2010-2013
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • Waverly High School (Waverly, NE) 2004-2007
    • Eastern Midlands All-Conference First Team 2005-2007
    • Nebraska All State Honorable Mention 2006-2007
  • Collegiate/Professional
    • Cloud County Community College (Junction City, KS) 2007-2009
    • KJCCC All-Conference Honorable Mention 2008
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National E License

Dillon Wagner

U12 Boys

Coaching Experience
  • CSA Youth Staff Coach 2014-present
Playing Experience
  • Youth
    • Played at Lincoln East 2010 Class A champs - #2 team in the nation as ranked by ESPN top high school teams
    • CSA Select/Premier player - won state cup or runner up every year from U13-U18
    • Played at regionals twice
  • Adult
    • Currently plays in Men's competitive leagues
Licenses/Certifications
  • Obtaining license winter 2014

Paul Smith

U13 Boys - CSA Nitro

Coaching Experience
  • Has been coaching club, select and high school soccer for over 20 years
  • HS State Championship (coaching staff)
  • Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF National D
  • NSCAA Goalkeeper level 1 and 2

James Schweers

U13 Girls - CSA Gold

Coaching Experience
  • YMCA U9
  • CSA United U10
  • Gretna Nitro U11
  • LSC Pink Pirates U8
  • LSC Warriors U15
  • LSC Extreme Heat U12 and U13
  • LSC Extreme Blaze U13
  • LSC Extreme Inferno U13
  • LSC Extreme Crush U14
  • LSC Extreme Technical Trainer
Licenses/Certifications
  • USSF E License

Phillip Yapp

U17 Boys

Coaching Experience
  • Club soccer for 10 years
  • Volunteer High School coach
Playing Experience
  • All American Soccer Team New York -1982
  • Scholarship offer to Concordia University (New York)
  • Club Soccer New York
  • Club Soccer Nebraska
Coaching Qualifications
  • USSF National D

Mark Snook

U17 Boys

Matt Chaffee

U18 Boys

Coaching Experience
  • High School Head JV at Lincoln Lutheran for 3 years
  • Asst Varsity at Pius X for 3 years
  • Club soccer
Playing Experience
  • Club team in Dallas, Texas
  • Club team in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Lincoln Lutheran High School
  • NAIA at Concordia
Licenses/Certifications
  • NCSAA Premier License

Schedule

Upcoming Events

 Saturday am indoor youth training 11/01 - 12/13/2014 10:00 am
 Final indoor training session for U5-U10 players Saturday 12/13/2014
 Schedule to all indoor leagues - 

http://events.gotsport.com/events/Default.aspx?EventID=42251

 
 Register online for second session of all indoor leagues to be played in January and February
https://www.gotsport.com/forms/app/?EventID=43109

 Deadline 12/15/2014

Club Info

Phone Listing      Mailing Address:    Fields: 
Weather Line  (402) 434-6302    Capital Soccer Association    Abbott Soccer Complex 
Jackie Wagner  (Administrator)    P.O. Box 29435    7600 No. 70th 
Email   (402) 464-5425   Lincoln, NE 68529    Lincoln, NE 

http://www.gotsport.com/events/?EventID=43109

Field Status

Open Open

Abbott Indoor Fields (08:08 AM | 10/03/14)

Open Open

Abbott Sports Complex (08:08 AM | 10/03/14)