Coach Joey has been around soccer his whole life, playing from an early age before being a member of the Massachusetts ODP program for several years. He attended Mount Ida College where he was a First Team All-American and helped his team to two NJCAA National Championship games. He then played professional indoor soccer with the Massachusetts Twisters for a year and in an international competition in Norwich, England. Joey coached premier soccer for over 9 years in Massachusetts before joining Ft. Lauderdale FC in 2014, working with the U16/17, U11, U10 boys and the U9 boys who won the 2016 Disney ESPN Classic. He holds a USSF “E” License, a USSF “D-1” License and is working on his USSF “D-2” License.