JC GONZALEZ - Director of Soccer
Juan Carlos (JC) Gonzalez becomes Prestige Wordwide’s first Director of Soccer. JC has been immersed in the national soccer community for over 20 years through development, education, and placement of youth players, into the United States university system. JC has implemented a professional development program, which encompasses player development philosophy and technical/tactical periodization curriculum’s for players looking to move onto the university or pro system. He also has an extensive understanding of college athletics and how the recruiting process works with a vast network of college connections and a strong connection with MLS teams.
JC was named the first Men’s Head Soccer Coach in ASA College Miami’s history in May of 2014. Prior to joining ASA, Gonzalez served as the Women’s Soccer Associate Head Coach at Johnson & Wales University program from 2011-2014.
Before moving to the college ranks, he served as the Boy’s Head Soccer Coach at Felix Varela High School from 2008-2011. He was named the Miami Herald Dade County Boy’s High School Coach of the Year in 2009 & 2011. In 2011, Gonzalez led Varela to the State Championship game against Cypress Bay High School.
Before becoming the boy’s coach at Varela, Gonzalez served as the Director of Soccer at Archbishop Carroll HS from 2002-2008. In 2006 he was named Miami Herald Dade County Girl’s High School Coach of the Year.
JC has served as the Director of Coaching for SAA Real Madrid in Kendall, Florida and Key Biscayne Soccer Club.
He holds a C National License from the United States Soccer Federation (USSF).
- U.S. Soccer C License
- U.S. Soccer National Youth License
- Athletic Director Atlantis University (USCAA) 2021-Current
- Men’s Head Soccer Coach University of Fort Lauderdale (NCCAA) 2020-2021
- Men’s Head Soccer Coach ASA College (NJCAA) 2014-2020
- Director of Coaching Key Biscayne SC, 2014-2020
- Associate Head Coach Johnson & Wales University (NAIA) 2011-2014
- Men’s Head Soccer Coach Varela High School 2008-2011
- Director of Coaching Real Madrid SAA, 2008-2011
- ODP Florida Coach 2008-2011
- Director of Soccer Archbishop Carroll High School 2002-2008
- Miami Herald Dade County Boys High School Coach of the Year 2009 & 2011
- Miami Herald Dade County Girls High School Coach of the Year 2006
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European Official Recruiter
Daz Meehan is the former Technical Director of football for the Turks and Caicos Islands Football Association. He has over 30 years’ experience in playing and coaching soccer. He currently holds the UEFA A license and is also a qualified FIFA Technical Director and CONCACAF Instructor. He has Worked alongside Manchester United, Manchester City and Real Madrid coaching in I.D clinics. Created pathways for U18’s player’s Boys and Girls with USA and UK colleges. Has worked as a consultant for international schools and clubs who seek elite players.
Jose luis sandoval
South & Central America Official Recruiter
Jose Luis Sandoval Barrera is well-versed in game techniques and tactics; highly organized with excellent sports skills, committed to the physical and mental development of the players; as well as teamwork. Has experience leading professional teams of the basic forces in Mexico and USA as (Club Leon Sub-17, Colegio Lancaster, Grassroot Mexico, Colegio Aleman Humboldt), universities as (Florida National University, ASA College), academies (Key Biscayne Soccer Club, Miami Dade Club, Noria Futbol Club) and First Division UPSL as (Real Acuña FC). Jose Luis Sandoval is a graduate of the Mexican Football Federation, grassroots (FIFA) certified, License D (Concacaf), USSoccer License (Grassroots).
SOCCER SESSION DETAIL
competitive game schedule vs Preps, Academies, and college teams
Play and train year-round in sunny, beautiful South Florida with some of the most experienced and expert coaches from around the United States. Individualized conditioning and strength training are instrumental in the success of our program. We will cultivate and improve the dexterity and skills of our athletes. This will include weight room training and technical skill instruction. We will help take your abilities and skills to the next level.
Competitive Competition Schedules
Individual rooms and individual bathrooms
Security and safety are of the utmost importance at PWSA. Student-athletes will be provided housing in a safe and welcoming environment with access to amenities such as a pool, fitness center, study areas.
Post Graduate Program
- ESL Classes
- TOEFL Classes
- SAT/ACT Prep Classes
High School Senior Year Program
- Online high school year (additional cost)
- ESL Classes
- TOEFL Classes
SAT/ACT Prep Classes