Gino Pucillo General Manager

Playing experience Gino grew up playing soccer in San Francisco for the San Francisco Vikings Soccer Club. He was a member of the Cal North ODP program during this time. He played on the Saint Ignatius High School Varsity team for 3 years, gaining All League honors his junior and senior years, as well as…

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Owen Flannery Director of Coaching

Owen Flannery grew up in San Francisco and played many different sports as a kid. He says he was not a great soccer player until the age of 14. Soccer then became his main sport, and he put in a lot of hard work to become a stronger player. Owen is a firm believer that hard work extends beyond athleticism. An…

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Keith Lambert Technical Director

Playing experience Keith spent two seasons at CSM San Bernardino before transferring to Humboldt State. A midfielder for two seasons at Humbolt State, Keith collected second-team All-CCAA and second-team All-West Region honors as a senior captain. Following his collegiate career, Keith spent one season as a member of the Lancaster Rattlers of the Premier Development…

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Tom Flannery

Playing experience Tom grew up in San Francisco and played on the Vikings select team until he graduated from high school. Then he ran track and field for UC Berkeley and picked up soccer again as one of his hobbies. Coaching experience Tom has been coaching since 2014 with Alpine Strikers FC. Coaching philosophy Tom…

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Ray Kellam

Ray Kellam grew up in Menlo Park, playing sports on the same fields he trains his boys on today. A passion for soccer was always at the fore front of his playing career, but his athletic excellence pulled him in many directions. Ray ran Varsity Track as a freshman running on the 4×100 squad. Speed was his best athletic asset and he…

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Paul Moran

Playing experience Paul grew up in the Bay Area playing club and high school soccer at Bellarmine College Prep. He played collegiately for Santa Clara University, Fresno State and Fresno Pacific. Post college, he played 3 years professionally and was drafted in 2007 to play for the Montreal Impact and then played for Minnesota Thunder…

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Michael Patrick

Playing experience Michael played club soccer growing up in Modesto. He played at San Jose State from 2000 to 2002. Coaching experience Michael holds a CYSA “E” license. He has been an assistant coach for the Foothill women’s soccer program and he currently coaches the boys JV team at Saratoga High School. Coaching philosophy My philosophy for…

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Jason Luce

Coaching experience Jason has been coaching since 2003. He holds an NSCAA Advanced National license. In addition to coaching girls and boys teams with Alpine Strikers, Jason coaches the Menlo Atherton High School girls’ JV and varsity teams. Coaching philosophy Soccer is an experience to be enjoyed and a great learning tool for all that comes…

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Guillermo Talancon, Jr.

Playing experience Guillermo grew up in Redwood City and played for the Juventus SC Monarcas who were ranked #1 in the country for two consecutive years at U14 and U15. His other accomplishments as a youth player include Surf Cup Champions, Dallas Cup Champions and four time CYSA State Cup Champions. He was part of…

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Ernesto Cruz

Playing experience   Ernesto played soccer in El Salvador and was selected to be on the national youth development academy. Coaching experience Ernesto has been with Alpine Strikers FC since 2005. He came from adult professional coaching to focus on developing youth soccer players. Ernesto was the Palo Alto High varsity head coach and on…

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