VA Rush Welcomes Tony Nweke

VA Rush Welcomes Tony Nweke

tonyVirginia Rush is proud to announce the newest member to the coaching staff, Tony Nweke.  Tony joined us this spring and will be working with the youth girls side of the club (GU10—GU14).

Tony comes to us from Chesapeake United Soccer Club serving as their Director of Coaching for the last 14 years. He is also a Board Member of the Tidewater Soccer Referee Association. “I have gotten to know Tony over the last two years that I have been in the area.  He is a wonderful addition to the club.”, said Matt Mittelstaedt, Director of Coaching.

Tony attended the University of Maryland, College Park.  He was the “Engineer” & Director of Coaching, Chesapeake United Soccer Club, 14 years, He was Head Coach for the Piranhas, Women.  He  has been a youth coach in Norfolk, Virginia Beach Atlantic Soccer Club & Chesapeake United Soccer Club.  Tony played soccer in both Nigeria & USA.  He was a founding member of  the Tidewater Advance Soccer League (TASL) and is a Board member for the Tidewater Soccer Referee Association.

Please help Virginia Rush welcome Tony to the family!