Ryan Wallack

Boys East 2010, Boys East 2010 Nero



US Soccer Grassroots 9v9 License
US Soccer Grassroots 11V11 License

Coaching Experience:
Rush Soccer Club Head Coach
Daniel Hand High School Assistant Coach - 2019
Junior Varsity Head Coach - 2019
Daniel Hand High School Assistant Coach - 2018
Freshman Head Coach - 2018
The Country School Coach - 2017


Playing Experience:
Madison Soccer Club
Oakwood Soccer Club (youth)
Daniel Hand High School
University of Connecticut (basketball)
American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team 2016-2017

Josh Bessette

Boys East 2009, Boys East 2011



NSCAA Level 3 Diploma
CIAC Permit

CT Rush 2018-Present
Waterford High School Varsity Boys Soccer 2019-Present 
The Williams School Varsity Girls Soccer - 2018
Valley Regional Assistant Varsity Girls Soccer – 2017

Ed Greene

Girls West 2010, Boys East 2009, Boys 2005/06



NSCAA (Now USC) National Diploma
NSCAA - Director of Coaching Diploma
Football Association of Ireland - Preliminary Diploma
USSF D License
USSF - Youth Module

Playing Experience:
Blau-Weiss Gottschee - 1985 National Champions
New Rochelle HS - 1986 NY State Champions
Springfield College - 2 time All New England (1989, 1990) and 1 time All America selection
AS San Vitese - Rome Italy 1991-1993
Shamrock Rovers 1993-1995) League of Ireland Champions 1994, participated in UEFA Cup.


Coaching Experience:
Springfield College - Assistant Coach 1996-1999
Lausanne Collegiate School - Memphis TN 2000-2003
Germantown Fury Soccer Club 2000-2003
Lawrence Academy - Groton, MA 2003-2005
Soccer Club of Guilford - 2005-2011
Rush Soccer - 2012- Present

Dan Kung

Girls East 2009



US Soccer Grassroots and E Licenses
NSCAA (USC) Small-Sided Games and Level 5 Diplomas


Coaching Experience
Salem Soccer Club, U6-U12, 2006-2013
East Lyme Soccer Association, U12-U14, HS summer league, 2013-2015, 2018
CT Rush Shoreline skills clinics 2018-2020

Natalie Dash

2011/12 Girls Supplemental

Coaching Experience: 
CT Rush 2020

Playing Experience:
Oakwood Soccer Club: CT State Champions 
East Hampton High School: 2013, 2014 and 2015 All Conference  
Emmanuel College: All Conference 2018 and 2019. All New England 2019 

Brian Parri

Girls 2003, Girls 2006, Girls 2007



USSF D License
USSF - Youth Modules

Playing Experience
Soccer Club of Guilford - Region 1 Champion, National Finalist
Daniel Hand High School - 2 time All State, New Haven Register Top 11
University of Connecticut Mens Soccer 1988. 1990-1992
Colgate University Mens Soccer 1989
Mad Rovers - 2 time U23 State Champions, Region 1 Finalist
Wayland United, MASS - Over 30 National Finalist


Coaching Experience
Assistant Daniel Hand High School Boys 1993-1995
Assistant Daniel Hand High School Girls 1996-1998
Various Youth & Club Coaching 1992 - present
Rush Soccer 2012- Present


Greg Cumpstone

Boys 2008, Boys 2002




USC (Formerly NSCAA) National Diploma
USSF D License
La Liga Methodology III Diploma

USC Small-Sided Games Diploma
USC Youth Modules
USC Key Moments in the Game Diploma 2019
USC Defending Principles of Play Diploma 2019
USC Attacking Principles of Play Diploma 2019
USC 11v11 Formations and Systems Diploma

CT Rush 2014-Present
CT Rush Technical Director
CT Rush Director of Coaching
Rush National Select Staff
Rush Regional Select Staff
Daniel Hand High School Varsity Boys Soccer Head Coach
Soccer Club of Guilford Staff Coach
NOGA- Director of Coaching
Haddam-Killingworth Soccer Club Staff Coach

Playing Experience
Ferencvarosi Torna Club, Hungarian 1 st Division
Westchester Flames PDL
Brooklyn Knights PDL
Hofstra University



Liam Islieb

Boys 2004



CIAC Coaching Permit
USSF E License
CPR/Concussion Certificate


Coaching Experience
Over 20 years of playing experience
Daniel Hand High School Boys Assistant Varsity Coach 
Soccer Edge Head Coach Girls 04
Soccer Strike Assistant Coach Boys 06



David Yerby

Club Assistant Coach


Professional Coaching Certificate issued by the Football Association (FA) 1974

Connecticut Rush Soccer – 2018 to Present
Ginger and Joiners Mini Sport Stars – 2006 to Present
Everson Soccer Academy – Founder /co-owner – 2006 to 2014
Coerver Coaching Academy, New Caanan – 2003-2006
Madison High School – 15 years 2005- 2018
Inner London Education Authority (ILEA) – 1974 -2003


Playing Experience
Twenty years playing full/part-time professional soccer
Hayes Soccer Club – player 1973-1975
Slough Town Football Club – player 1971-1973, 1981 to 1983
1980/81 Isthmian League, Premier Division - winner
1980/81 Berks & Bucks Senior Cup - winner
1980/81 Isthmian League Cup - winner
Tottenham Hotspurs – 1968- to 1970,
England Amateur Under 18 Captain
Chelsea Youth Soccer Academy, London England - player, 1963 to 1966