Empire United Soccer Academy

Al Parsels

Email: aparsels@rochester.rr.com

Years at Empire United: 11

Coaching Qualifications: 

  • US Soccer (USSF): D License

Coaching Experience:

  • 18 years total soccer Head Coaching Experience.
  • In 3rd year as RIT Women's Club Team Coach.
  • 4 years RIT Men's Club Team Coach.
  • In 10th year as Head Coach with Empire United.

Playing Experience:

  • 3 year varsity starter at Brockport High School as a Striker & Center Back.
  • Played Division 1 college baseball at University of Buffalo (which taught me the development process, work ethic and commitment level needed to play high level athletics).

Coaching Achievements:

  • Earned US Youth National Soccer Coaching License.