Elkhorn SC is delighted to introduce Jeremy Tosaya as the club's first Technical Director. In this new role, Coach Tosaya will be responsible for mentoring and educating coaches in all divisions of the club, while also ensuring the philosophy and curriculum is being delivered to our players at the highest standard. Coach Tosaya will also establish a college preparatory program to assist students and their families with navigating the college recruitment process.
Elkhorn SC Executive Director, Rob Herringer, is excited to have someone with Coach Tosaya's background and expertise on staff as the club continues to move forward.
"Jeremy is a perfect fit for us at Elkhorn SC. He has a proven history of guiding players and coaches to their full potential at every level of the game. He is a true professional and a man of character. He will be a huge asset to to us as we continue to move forward as a club dedicated to holistic child development. We look forward to having Jeremy, Ashley and Brek join our ESC family."
In addition to his work with the club, Coach Tosaya will also serve as the Head Soccer Coach and Director of Operations at Nebraska Christian College in Papillion. The NCC men and women will kick off their inaugural seasons on August 18th, 2017.
Prior to making the move to Nebraska, Coach Tosaya was the Technical Director for the South Dakota State Soccer Association from 2014-2016. During that time SDSSA saw an increase in membership, record setting Olympic Development Program participation, and the establishment of a state league.
Coach Tosaya also has 14 years of collegiate coaching experience between NCAA Division II and the NAIA. Most recently he was the Head Men's Soccer Coach at Dakota Wesleyan University for seven seasons. During that time the Tiger men broke multiple program records including their first appearance in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tournament, the highest finish in the GPAC regular season, most All-GPAC Team selections, longest winning streak and several individual records including the winningest coach in program history.
Coach Tosaya is actively involved in coaching education as a member of the NSCAA National Academy Staff and US Soccer Regional Instruction Staff. He has been a member of the US Youth Soccer Region II Olympic Development Program staff since 2010 and involved with competitive and recreational youth soccer at several different clubs and associations.
According to Coach Tosaya, Elkhorn SC was the perfect fit for him as he embarked on the next chapter of his career.
"When I was offered a job to coach college soccer in Omaha, one of my first thoughts was to contact people I respected in the Metro Area about the possibility of club coaching. Once Rob and I connected and spoke about the vision Elkhorn SC had for this Technical Director role, I was hooked. Rob's reputation for developing the player as a whole and and the vision he has for the club were key factors for wanting to play a part in leading ESC. I'm very excited to get to know the players, parents, and coaches of Elkhorn Soccer Club!"
Jeremy and his wife, Ashley, will live in Elkhorn with their son, Brek.