Coach Jimmy Obleda is entering his second season as head coach for the Santiago Canyon College Men's Soccer Program. Jimmy Obleda brings a wealth of experience as both a player and coach to the Hawks Soccer Program.
As a player, Jimmy Obleda signed his first professional contract at the age of 17 for Danubio Futbol Club of the Uruguayan First Division. He continued his professional career for eight years playing in South America, Europe and the United States.
Considered as one of the top youth coaches in the country, Jimmy Obleda success as a coach speaks for itself. As a Director of Coaching and Player Development for the Fullerton Rangers for 13 years, Jimmy Obleda took a small local club and build it into a nationally recognized powerhouse. During his time he produced some of the top youth players in the country for U.S. youth national teams, professional teams and universities. He has managed to send over 200 student/athletes to play at the university/college levels. Jimmy Obleda has won numerous league, state and regional titles but no title is more significant than the 2011/2012 Back to Back USYSA National and Dallas Cup titles. To this day, he is the only coach in U.S. youth soccer history to accomplish this feat.
Currently, Jimmy Obleda is the Director of Coaching and Player Development for Boca Orange County, where he coaches the national ranked B02 White and B07 White teams
Coach Obleda's coaching experience also reaches the professional level, having coached Deportivo Coras USA of Riverside during the 2016 season, qualifying the team to the NPSL playoffs.
In 2011, Jimmy was named Regional Youth Coach of the Year as well as National Youth Coach of the Year by the NSCAA. In 2012, Jimmy was named 2012 Cal-South Nike Coach of the Year. Jimmy Obleda holds a U.S.S.F. A License. Additionally, he has been a Region IV Assistant Coach. He is presently a Coaching Education Instructor for Cal-South and US Soccer and is a member of the Cal-South Technical Committee.
Jimmy holds a B.A. in Child Development and an M.A. in Cross-Cultural Development and will be starting his M.A. in Kinesiology in the fall.
Jimmy Obleda lives in Orange with his wife Allison and three kids, Kayla, Jackson, and James.
Coach Abraham Jacinto is entering his third season as an assistant coach for the Santiago Canyon College Men's Soccer Program. This will be Abraham's 8th year as a coach. Abraham has a great deal of passion for his work and is constantly looking to grow as a person and a young coach in the game. Interested in the aesthetics of the game, Coach Abraham spends countless hours studying the game daily.
Abraham played for the Hawk's soccer program during the 2006 season. In addition to his collegiate experience, Abraham played in the Premier Development and National Premier Soccer Leagues. Abraham spent his youth career playing at Mission Viejo Soccer Club and Pateadores.
One of the most promising up and coming coaches in the country, Coach Abraham started his coaching career at Mission Viejo Soccer Club. He then joined Coach Jimmy Obleda at Fullerton Rangers, and served in the technical committee and as a staff coach. Coach Abraham now serves as the Technical Director for Boca Orange County. In a very short time Abraham has helped produced some of the countries top players: sending individuals to USSDA programs, ODP Regional Championships, U.S. Training Centers, USL, and Universities. In addition Abraham has won league and nationally ranked tournaments with his teams at Boca OC. Before taking the assistant job at SCC, Coach Abraham was the 2nd assistant at Fullerton College for 2 years where he helped lead them to a second round of playoffs in his first year with FJC.
After Coach Abraham decided not pursue a professional contract anymore he went back to school. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology with a minor in Kinesiology at California State University, Fullerton. Abraham will graduate in the Spring of 2018. In addition Coach Abraham holds his USSF B and is to follow with his USSF A in 2018.
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