Jeff Geller - Director of Coaching

Coach Jeff Geller has been coaching youth soccer for over 10 years. Geller has coached soccer teams at the travel, premier, and high school levels in the Capital District. Geller holds an Advanced National Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches of America Association (NSCAA), a USSF "C" License from the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), a Coerver Youth Diploma from Coerver Coaching, and is cleared to coach High School soccer through the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA), and the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS). Geller was a Section-9 1st team perfomer while at New Paltz High School and played collegiately at Siena College. Geller was named the Saratoga Springs HS Varsity Boy's Soccer coach in 2009 and led the team to it's best season in school history, a run to the Section II Championship match and a #20 ranking in New York State. In 2010, Geller led the Saratoga Springs Varsity team to it's first ever Boy's Soccer Section 2 Class "AA" title and a #12 ranking in New York State. In addition, Coach Geller is the Saratoga Springs Recreation Soccer Coordinator. Geller has cleared all Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association and US Club Soccer background checks and is certified in First-Aid, CPR, and AED.

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Adam Costello - Staff Coach

Adam Costello played collegiate soccer at Colgate University appearing in 60 games for the Red Raiders. Costello was a Patriot League 1st Team Selection and made the Patriot League All-Tournament team in 2010. Before playing at Colgate, Costello was a 3 year Varsity player at Saratoga Springs High School leading the SSHS team to the Class AA Sectional Finals for the 1st time in school history. Costello was a 1st Team NYS Team Selection and a Class AA Player of the Year nominee.

Stephanie Geller - Indoor Soccer Program Coach

Stephanie Geller gives the future soccer stars of our Indoor Soccer Program a positive, female soccer influence. Stephanie, an elementary school teacher, is wonderful with kids and does a great job of teaching our little kickers the game of soccer. Stephanie holds a USSF National "D" License as well as a National Youth Diploma from the NSCAA.