SGCSA Academy Director

Join us in welcoming Andrew Collins – our new SGCSA Academy Director

Andrew Collins

Andrew Collins

SGCSA Academy Director

Andrew Collins has been a member of the SGCSA Gaston County Soccer Association since 2006. He played for the first Gaston County club soccer team in the mid 1980’s.

Andrew was awarded the Big South 3A Conference Coach of the Year in 2003.

He has coached for Ashbrook High School  – both Boys and girls varsity as well as Holbrook Middle School –  boys and girls.

Other credentials include GUSC Coach from 1998 – 2004 and has a USSF D License.

You can contact Andrew at:

Welcome Manolito Mantecon (Lito) – our Director of Coaching

Lito Mantecon

Lito Mantecon

SGCSA Director of Coaching

Lito Mantecon took over the SGCSA Director of Coaching during the 2017/2018 season. He has been a member of SGCSA since 2006 and currently coaches our 17U Strikers Red team.

Lito’s credentials include: USSF Youth 2 license; NSCAA Level VI License and the NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1 License.

Additionally Lito coached our 2013 Girls SGCSA to a State Cup Championship!

Please join us in supporting Lito in his Director of Coaching role for the SGCSA.
You can contact Lito at:




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