DCS Announces New Head Coaches!
Delta Coastal Selects is pleased to announce the appointments of Rod Vandereerden as Head Coach of the 2019 Delta Coastal Selects U13 Girls Intake team and Mark Kerr as Head Coach of the U13 Boys Intake team. Both coaches will immediately begin working on collaboration with the BCSPL Coaches to conduct a thorough 4 month scouting process ahead of the formal player evaluations in February 2019. The substantial scouting process will allow Rod and Mark the opportunity to engage in discussion with partner club Technical Directors, BCSPL Intake Coaches, current U12 Club Coaches, game day scouting and other potential scouting platforms.
Delta Coastal Selects is pleased to welcome Rod Vandereerden. Rod played soccer for over 35 years at various levels including Premier throughout Surrey and Delta. For the past 7 years Rod has coached girls teams in South Delta with his current team being the South Delta United U12 Girls Division 1 team. He Thoroughly enjoys all the time he gets to spend on the field with his teams and looks forward to each and every week teaching & coaching players and learning himself. He enjoys all aspects of coaching. Rod is a former President of the Ladner Girls Soccer Club and played a key role in the development of the new club South Delta United Soccer Club. He is currently a Vice President with South Delta United Soccer Club along with being the Field and Equipment Manager.
Delta Coastal Selects is pleased to welcome Mark Kerr. Mark has experience in many different areas of soccer. With over 10 years of coaching both boys and girls at many levels of play including Club, Development and Academy. Mark is committed to developing confident players who work hard and understand and love the game. He has actively played soccer for over 35 years on youth teams, school teams, Open Premier and is currently playing Master Premier. Mark is knowledgeable on and off the field and has served on 2 club executives. He will bring his passion and knowledge of the game to the players as they progress to the next level of play.
Mark Rogers, Program Director of Delta Coastal Selects said “We are happy to announce the appointments of Rod and Mark to head up the DCS Intake U13 Girls and Boys programs for the 2019/2020 season. Both coaches have very strong backgrounds in the game, support the DCS player pathway and are strong members of the local soccer community. We are excited to begin the player identification process in collaboration with the partner clubs of South Delta United, North Delta Soccer, Coastal FC and SurDel Girls.”