Staff

Meet the Coaches

Don Shaffer

General Manager

Don enters his 40th year as a soccer fanatic!! His passion and love for soccer has brought him full circle. He started playing the game with his brothers Dave(Technical Director Sereno Soccer Club in Phoenix, AZ)and Dwayne(Men’s Head Coach UC Davis) in 1969 and hasn’t stopped being involved since, he coached over 400 collegiate players and dozens of professional players(MLS,USL,NASL). Don has played, Coached, and Refereed at all levels.

Ramiro Briceno

Co-Owner

Ramiro Briceno is a local community member who continue his love for soccer by creating a team to help develop local youth of all ages. This allows the  youths the opportunity to continue to play competitively.

Using his experience from being an original board member of Sonoma County  SOL and the NPSL, Ramiro is looking to create the Success of putting together a highly competitive team once again in this community.

Michael Briceno

Co-Owner

Michael has played soccer at all different levels. He has taken his love of the game to co-create Briceno Soccer Club, a high competitive soccer league to help the local youth of all ages, develop their soccer skills, the Sonoma County Premier Futsal league for adults and now the California Victory.

He has played  and coached locally and internationally  and has co-created the California Victory to bring professional soccer in back to Sonoma County.

 

Carlos Mosqueda

UPSL Assistant Coach

U23 Head Coach

Carlos Mosqueda as a player participated in different categories of fuerzas basicas atlas from 1978 / 1989 in Guadalajara, having coaches such as

MANUEL PELAYO,PENALOZA,JOSE(PEPE)DELGADO,ALBERTO ACEVES,DON PEPE LANDEROS,JOSE LUIS REAL,

EFRAIN(PILLO)HERRERA,ALFREDO (PISTACHE) TORRES,RAUL MORALES, PASCUAL SANDOVAL

Steve Purdy

UPSL Assistant Coach