WV United 09B

The WV United 09B is a club of two teams for boys born in 2009 or younger:

WV United 09B Red was a new competitive team competing for the first time in Fall, 2016. In their inaugural season, WV United 09B Red placed 3rd in their bracket. The boys will be training hard over the winter to take it to the next level in Spring season.

If you are interested in trying out for our program, please contact Coach Bob O’Connor at rwoconnor@hotmail.com. We encourage prospective players to explore our program during one of our normal training sessions. Spending this time with us will give you a feel of how our team trains and operates, along with giving your son a chance to interact with the boys on our team. Parents are always welcome to stay and observe.

Coach Bob has a wealth of experience in soccer.  Here are a few of the highlights:

  • High School Coaching
    • St Francis HS Boys Assistant Varsity Soccer Coach – Present
    • St Francis HS Boys Head Freshman Soccer Coach – 2004 – 2010
    • Prospect HS Boys Head Varsity Soccer Coach –1997/98 Season (Div 1 CCS Finalist) to 1998/99 (Co-Coach – Mt Hamilton League Champion, Div 2 CCS 2nd Round)
    • Saratoga HS Boys Head Junior Varsity Soccer Coach – 1996/97 Season (League Champions)
    • Westmont HS Boys Head Varsity Soccer Coach – 1992-95
    • Prospect HS Boys Head Varsity Soccer Coach – 1988-91 (1990/91 – Div 1 CCS Quarter Finals)
  • WVYSL
    • Coordinator Youth Soccer Camp WVYSL – 1995 to Present
    • Coached Competitive and House CYSA Soccer Teams (Micro to U19) – since 1980
  • Training
    • Frans Hoek (Assistant Coach Men’s Dutch National Team – FC Barcelona) Coaching Course – 2000, 2002
    • National Soccer Coaches Association of America – Goalkeeping Institute – Level I & II – 2001
    • National Diploma – National Soccer Coaches Association of America – 1996
    • Advanced E – CYSA Coaching Certificate – 1989 & 2000
    • Regional License – National Soccer Coaches Association of America
    • Youth Soccer Referee – 1985 to Present – Level 8, 2002
    • High School Referee — FERMAR – 1986-90
  • As a player
    • Player – San Jose State University – Junior Varsity – 1964/65 to 65/66 (2 seasons)
    • Player – Over 70 (70+ Tournaments) Men’s Teams – 1985 to Present