S: THROUGH THE YEARS WITH COACH MIKE
BC: WESTERN UNITED F.C. U13 2011-2012
FC: THROUGH THE YEARS WITH COACH MIKE
1: "Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever." ~Lance Armstrong | "A dream doesn't become a reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work." ~Colin Powell | "You're not a failure if you don't make it. You're a success because you tried." ~Susan Jeffers
2: FROM THE BEGINNING
4: SEPT 2009
5: NEW ENGLAND SOCCER CLASSIC U11 CHAMPIONS MAY 2010
6: STARS OF MA U12 SEPT 2010
7: YMS COLUMBUS CUP U12 CHAMPS OCT 2010
8: NEW ENGLAND SOCCER CLASSIC U12 CHAMPIONS MAY 2011
9: YMS COLUMBUS DAY U13 CHAMPIONS OCT 2011
10: MANHATTAN KICKOFF CLASSIC U13 CHAMPIONS MARCH 2012
12: NEW ENGLAND SOCCER CLASSIC U13 CHAMPIONS MAY 2012
13: SUB REGION 1 U13 CHAMPIONS MAY 2012 | MISSING: MICHAEL MURPHY, TYLER LEFEBVRE, OWEN DOWNIE
22: COACH KEITH TAKES US TO VICTORY AT MANHATTAN KICKOFF CLASSIC
23: "WIN THOSE 50/50 BALLS"
26: COACH MIKE'S "BREAKFAST PLAYS" | "PANCAKE" | "HAM SANDWICH" | "SCRAMBLED EGGS"
27: WHOSE HUNGRY AFTER ALL THOSE BREAKFAST PLAYS??? | THE BOYS OF TGI FRIDAYS
30: MILLER!!!! | SORRY COACH!
33: TREY MILLER | NOT IN MY HOUSE!!
34: SAMSON HEYER | SAMSON'S HOUSE OF PAIN
35: DILLON POOLER
36: MICHAEL MURPHY
37: TRAVIS VAN BREWER
38: CHRIS KALIL
39: ALEC MORGADO
40: IAN SALTMARSH
41: CONNOR HICKS
42: LUKE SZOSTKIEWICZ
43: MICHAEL ALEXANDER
44: KASEN WILLIAMS
45: MICHAEL RITA
46: DANIEL BRONKE
47: ALEX PERRY
48: OWEN DOWNIE
49: MACAULEY ROUETTE
50: JON LECLAIR
51: TYLER LEFEBVRE
52: OWEN SMITH
53: JUNYA SHIMOKURA
54: PLEASE!!! NO MORE SOCCER | OVERLAP | NO DING DONG DITCH TONIGHT PLEASE!!! | Son, you gotta go WIDE!! | STEP UP!!
55: MEETING OF THE MINDS
56: PLAY TO BE REMEMERED!!
57: SUB REGION 1 CHAMPIONS WU vs. EVERTON 3 to 0 5/12/12 | NE SOCCER CLASSIC CHAMPIONS WU vs. BLAZERS WIN IN PK's 5/28/12 NESC CHAMPIONS 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 | NEP LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 2012
58: WE ARE GOING WHERE?!?!?!
60: GAME OR TOURNAMENT YOU MOST REMEMBER | YMS Cup, we worked really hard and won as a team twice ~Chris | Cape Cod Tournament they are lots of fun! ~Michael A. | Columbus Day in PA, we won both years ~Macauley | Pennsylvania ~Dan | Cape Cod ~Dillon | Everton America in the finals for the Region 1 spot. My best game! ~Trey | PA, I liked that one because we did so well both times ~Jon | PA, it was the last tournament I played. I scored a goal for the team, it was pretty special ~Owen S. | When we beat the Scorpion in penalty kicks in Lancaster and the Jefferson Cup in VA, we played against really good teams. ~Connor
61: Cape Cod ~Alec | PA, we had fun ~Alex | PA Tournament ~Ian | Cape Cod because there is time to hang out with friends ~Mikey | Richmond because of competition ~Samson | A Favorite Cape Cod Memory | PA, because Coach Mike led us to victory & a pretty big trophy ~Mike R. | PA tournaments ~Coach Keith | I always like the Cape tournaments ~Owen D. | Cape Cod ~Kasen | Cape Cod ~Luke | New Hampshire ~Tyler | Cape Cod ~Travis
62: TEAM YOU MOST LIKE TO PLAY | Scorpions ~Alec | FSA ~Alex | Pioneers ~Dillon | FSA ~Samson | Aztecs, we tied but I think it was evenly matched ~Jon | AC Arlington, they give us a good run for our money. ~Mike R. | FSA ~Coach Keith | ACArlington ~Kasen | FSA ~Luke | Pioneers ~Owen D. | Pioneers ~Tyler
63: AC Arlington ~Macauley | FSA ~Mike A. | FSA because they are a lot like us. ~Chris | AC Arlington ~Dan | AC Arlington ~Ian | Pioneers ~Mikey | AC Arlington ~Trey | AC Arlington or Pioneers, we were always fired up to play them. Both teams were our rivals for sure. ~Owen S. | Pioneers because Coach Mike gets so into it and wants to beat them so badly. ~Connor | Pioneers ~Travis
64: When I was sitting on the side of the Boston Marathon waiting for my sister to run by the mile 24 mark and there was Coach Mike not only coaching our soccer team but running for a good cause and as always full of positive energy! ~Chris | FAVORITE MEMORY OF COACH MIKE | One thing I really like about Coach Mike is the half-time talks he'd give to ramp us up! ~Mike R. | I like Coach Mike's breakfast plays. ~Samson | When Coach Mike called me to help him coach the Western team. ~Coach Keith | When Coach Mike & Coach Keith got into a fight with the AC Arlington coaches. ~Connor | Before & after game feedback. ~Luke | Coach Mike has always been more than a coach...he is a teacher. Teacher of more than just soccer, but of how to be a good person. He taught good sportsmanship, kindness, respect...that is what I remember best about Coach Mike. ~Dillon | During the AC Arlington game when Coach told me to go get a foul. ~Mikey
65: All memories are my favorite because they are all good ones and will last forever. ~Trey | Coach Mike helped me learn a lot of things. He made practices fun. Next to my dad, he was my favorite coach. ~Jon | Coach was always good at giving us positive feedback. He was tough but fair & taught us a lot. I know how to play soccer the right way because of him. He will always be my favorite coach & I will never forget him. ~Owen S. | Thanks Coach Mike for all the great memories. ~Owen D. | I don't have a favorite memory, they are all good. ~Tyler | Thanks for all the memories. ~Ian | Talks before & after the games. ~Kasen | All great memories, thanks. ~Dan | Thanks for memories and all the fun. ~Alec | Great times, thank Coach Mike. ~Alex | Coach Mike's breakfast plays. ~Mike A. | Leading us to win the PA tournament-twice. ~Macauley | Coach Mike's talks before & at half-time. He always gets us so hyped up before the game that we're always ready to play. ~Travis
66: NO ONE SAID YOU HAVE TO BE A GREAT DRIVER TO BE A GREAT COACH!! | #1 Driver