Meet The Team

Who We Are

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Derek Fuller

Coach

Born and raised in Western Maryland, Derek attended Allegany High School in Cumberland, Maryland. During his junior year, he endured an intensive knee surgery. The rehabilitation process sharpened his mind, physical abilities, and his focus for soccer. "I've had several role models and mentors that helped me become the person, player, and coach I am today. It is my goal in life to provide that same level of care to everyone that I work with." 

 

Coaching Experience

 

  • Allegany High School JV & Varsity Boy's Soccer Coach 2016-2017

  • Healthy Baller Performance Coach 2018 - 2019

  • Stone Ridge School Strength & Conditioning Coach 2019

Certifications

 

  • NSCA - Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

  • Bachelors of Science in Exercise & Sport Science from Frostburg State University

 

Playing Experience

 

  • Potomac SA (CCL Pro23) 2016-2017

  • Catonsville FC (MMSL) 2016

  • Frostburg State University 2013-2016

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Marcelo Valencia

Co-Founder

Marcelo has been a mainstay in the Northern Virginia soccer scene for the past 35 years as both a player and coach.  Marcelo currently is the Varsity Boys Head Soccer Coach at The Potomac School, McLean, VA and is a coach for McLean Youth Soccer.   A native of Valparaiso, Chile, Marcelo graduated from J.E.B Stuart High School in Falls Church, Virginia.  While at Stuart, Marcelo was a 3x All-Met Selection and the 1990 Washington Post Player of the Year.  He also was a 4x, 1st Team All District Selection, a 3x 1st team All Region and a 3x 1st Team All State.  In 1990, he also garnered 1st Team All South-All American selection.  After high school, Marcelo earned a full soccer scholarship to play  Division 1 soccer at George Washington University.  He is the only player in GW soccer history, to be named a 4x First Team Atlantic 10 selection and to amass over 25 goals and 25 assists in his career.  In 1992, Marcelo was the Atlantic 10 “Player of the Year”, and in 2008 was inducted to George Washington’s Athletic Hall of Fame.  After GW, Marcelo played five years professional soccer with the Washington Warthogs and Philadelphia Kixx.  After his playing career, Marcelo has successfully translated his soccer knowledge to coaching where over the past 20 years has helped developed premier soccer players and teams in the Washington DC metropolitan area.  Marcelo currently holds a USSF “B” License, USSF National Youth License, NSCAA Advanced National Diploma and NSCAA Premier Diploma.  Coach Marcelo also has a Master’s Degree in Secondary Education with a focus on School Counseling.  He currently is entering his 21st year of service with Fairfax County Public Schools.

Ryan Harmouche

Coach

Ryan Harmouche is another Northern Virginia native who grew up playing high level soccer in the DMV area. He graduated from Robinson Secondary School where he earned Washington Posts All-Met Player Of The Year award for his efforts in his senior season. He went on to play Division 1 at George Mason University after getting recruited through the D.C United Academy. At George Mason he was selected in the CAA conference All Freshman Team in his first year and went on to win an A10 Conference Championship the following year where he started all 21 matches for the Patriots. Ryan Graduated from George Mason in 2018 with a Bachelors in Sports Management and was the captain of the Mens team in his final season. After finishing at George Mason Ryan began his coaching career with BRYC Elite Academy where he is currently the Head Coach for the U9 and U10 program. He is also the Mens Junior Varsity Soccer Coach at Robinson Secondary. Ryan is truly committed to development of all the athletes he works with and has a strong passion for the game.

 

Coaching Experience

 

  • Bryc Elite Academy U9-19 

  • Robinson Secondary School JV Head Coach 

  • ABGC Trainer

 

Licenses and Certifications

 

  • Bachelors in Sports Management from George Mason University

  • USSF F License 

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Torey Beiro

Co-Founder

His training focuses on corrective exercises, functional movement patterns, mobility, strength, speed and conditioning. It is critical to create a positive environment that cognitively challenges the athlete to make quick decisions, work with others, and solve problems. 

Coaching Experience

  • ASA U9-U19 age groups, camps, and clinics since 2012

  • 2016 ASA Assistant Coach of the Year

  • Soccer Academy Camps/Clinics 2012-2013

  • Performance coach since 2013 

  • Georgetown Visitation Varsity Soccer

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Science Kinesiology, Concentration: Sports Management, Minor: Business from James Madison University

  • USSF D License

 

Playing Experience

  • James Madison University 2009-10

  • University of Kentucky 2007-08

  • DC United Super Y 2005-09

  • McLean High School, MVP

  • Reston Football Club, State Champion

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Rahul "Rah" Chaudhry

Co-Founder

Born and raised in Northern Virginia, Rahul attended Langley High  in McLean, Virginia. Rahul was a 4 year starter on the men's varsity soccer team, winning 2 district championships and a number of personal accolades prior to playing collegiality at James Madison University. The oldest of 6 children, Rahul has always found comfort in leadership and mentorship roles with a deep passion for helping others. "I am passionate about being able to assist athletes of any age or sport achieve their true potential by unlocking their physical and mental capabilities both on and off the field."

Coaching Experience

  • Langley High School Assistant Coach- 2014-17

    • 2x State Champion ('15, '17)​

    • 2x Regional Champion ('15, '17)

    • 1x District Champion ('15)

  • Arlington Soccer Association - 2007G Blue

  • Georgetown Visitation Varsity Soccer

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Science Kinesiology, Concentration: Sports Management, Minor: Business from James Madison University

 

Playing Experience

  • James Madison University 2008-12

    • CAA Conference Champion & NCAA Round of 16 - 2011​

  • DC United Super Y 2003-08

  • Langley High School, MVP, All Time Points Leader

  • Reston Football Club, Nationally Ranked Top-3

  • Played 6 months in German Division I Junior Bundesliga prior to JMU

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