East Penn Coaching Staff

Thank you for visiting our staff page. We invite you to meet our coaches and view their extensive experience in the game of soccer. Some info is still pending for some of our coaches and some who will be starting in the Fall of 2023 will be added soon. 


Director of Coaching, Youness Alami

 Alami is currently the Director of Coaching for the East Penn Soccer Club. Alami also currently coaches the East Penn Rebels U10 Boys and he is also the East Pennsboro Boys Middle School Coach. 

He was also the EPASL Amateur Men's Soccer Coach from 2003 to 2009. Alami played for the Men's Amateur Soccer (EPASL) League in Harrisburg, PA for 16 years.

Alami played professionally for the RB Club in Casablanca, Morocco for 12 years.

Alami received his USSF National E license in 2016 and his USSF National D License in 2018.

He earned his referee Grade 7 license in 2005.

Lucas Costa

Lucas is our in-house goalie trainer and also provides technical training during camps and individual training.

Costa is in his second season as the graduate assistant on the Shippensburg University women’s soccer coaching staff. Costa has an extensive coaching career which includes being an assistant with Tupelo Futbol Club, where he coached u15 girls and u14 boys while working for head coach Jorge Alvarez. He was an integral practice instructor who conducted training with defenders and goalkeepers.

Also with Tupelo Futbol Club, Costa devised position-specific practice plans for attacking players and was active with video breakdown. He was also responsible for individual training sessions with select players.

As a collegian, Costa played two seasons at Shorter University – appearing in 25 matches as a defender and making 19 starts for the Hawks. In his final semester at Shorter, Costa served as a volunteer coach and completed an internship with the sports information office. Costa also spent one season as a starter at Middle Georgia State and one season at Western Texas College.

David Alexander

David is one of our in-house goalie trainers and also provides technical training during camps and individual training.

David has an extensive coaching career with over 21 years coaching experience. He was the Head Boys Varsity Soccer Coach at Altoona Area high school and he has coached a number of boys and girls youth travel and tournament teams in the PA West (Pittsburgh) Region, which ranged from ages U10 to U19.

David currently has his United Soccer Coaches National Diploma, Advanced National Diploma, Reading the Game Diploma, and National Goalkeeper Diploma.


Tanner Hunsicker, Development Programs Director

Tanner is the East Penn Development Programs Director. 

Tanner has an extensive development coaching career, which includes coaching players from ages 5 to 17 years old. His teams have won multiple league and tournament championships. Tanner is also the Assistant Coach for the East Pennsboro Middle School Boys Team. 

Tanner is also a member of the East Penn Soccer Club board and currently serves as the Club's Field and Facility Director.


Francisco Meza

Frank is the East Penn Galaxy U13 Boys Head Coach. 

Frank is originally from Chile where at a young age he played for Club Deportivo Colo-Colo. Frank moved to the U.S and played at Juniata High School where he won multiple all star awards. He played collegiately for the HACC Hawks where he assisted the team in winning the EPCC Championship.

After his collegiate career, Frank played professionally for multiple clubs in the tri-state area. Meza then returned to Chile and rejoined his earlier Club Deportivo Colo-Colo in Chile. Frank returned to the U.S and is now living in Pennsylvania with his family and likes to spend his free time with his 6 year old daughter. He is also working towards a number of his USSF coaching licenses.

Jason Dufresne

Jason is the East Penn Strikers U9 girls Head Coach.

Jason was a multi sport Varsity athlete in High School including soccer, baseball, basketball, and track. After high school Jason continued to play amateur and coach youth soccer and baseball. Jason stopped amateur athletics when he joined the Army National Guard in 2000 but resumed coaching when his children began participating in youth sports in 2014. Jason coached soccer initially at the recreational level and then moved to the Travel and Premiere Club levels as an assistant coach with East Penn Panthers U10G, Rage U15G, and Supernova ‘08G.

Jason graduated from Quinnipiac University as a Physical Therapist in 1997 working in many settings treating a wide range of problems including those commonly found in the sports medicine realm. Jason also recently retired after twenty-two years of service in the Army National Guard. During this service, he graduated from several Non-Commissioned and Commissioned Officer courses designed to prepare individuals for leadership, planning, and training management. Twenty of these years spent in various leadership positions up to and including Troop Commander where he was responsible for the planning, coordination, resourcing, and execution of training and real-world operations. 

Jason holds all four USSF Grassroots Licenses and earned his USSF D License in December 2021. He also holds USSF Grassroots Referee Certification.

Becky Berkebile

Becky is the East Penn Crew U11 Girls Head Coach. 

Becky currently has her Grassroots USSF License and is currently working towards her USSF D License. Becky is experienced in developing young players by providing them with the tools necessary to succeed on and off the field.

Becky has an extensive coaching career and coaches multiple sports, which includes, basketball, ice hockey, and soccer. Becky played collegiate basketball and soccer at Lebanon Valley College (LVC). During her time at LVC, she played soccer for Head Coach Mark Pulisic.


Ubaldo Murillo

Ubaldo is the East Penn 2011 Elite Boys Head Coach. 

Ubaldo serves as the President and Technical Director of the East Penn Soccer Club (EPSC). Outside of EPSC, Ubaldo was the Head Women's Soccer Coach at Central Penn College from 2014 to 2022.  Additionally, Ubaldo is a Project Manager for the PA State Employees' Retirement System. Ubaldo was also a Product Manager for 15 years with the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. Ubaldo has an extensive coaching career, which includes 21 years coaching experience in the Central Pennsylvania area. Ubaldo has coached various teams ranging from U-5 to U-19 teams. During his coaching career he has assisted players to achieve success at the High School and Collegiate level. He was also the assistant coach for the Central Penn College Men's Soccer Team. Ubaldo has a number of Coaching Certifications by United States Soccer Federation and the United Soccer Coaches association. Ubaldo, additionally, serves as President and Director of Coaching for the EPLW Youth Soccer Association, a recreational soccer league that serves over 500 players.

While studying abroad in South America at the Naval Academy in Ecuador, Ubaldo played under professional soccer coaches. As a regular starter, Ubaldo won various championships. While attending the Naval Academy, Ubaldo also played with several Academy Youth Soccer Clubs, which provided international training with professional league soccer coaches. Ubaldo is also bilingual in 4 different languages. 

Ross Miller

Ross is the East Penn Crush U14 Girls Head Coach.

Ross has been coaching for over 10 years and is currently the Assistant Coach of the East Pennsboro Girls High School Soccer Team. He is also High School and Middle School teams goalie trainer. Ross is also our in-house club goalie trainer. 

Ross is also a certified United States Soccer Federation Referee and he also serves as the club's Vice President. 


Melinda Dodson

Melinda started playing soccer when she was 5 years old.  She played for Redland (now Fusion FC) Soccer Club up through high school.  Melinda was recruited to play for Division II Lock Haven University where she played from 2006-2009.  She graduated from Lock Haven University with a bachelor’s degree in Therapeutic Recreation.

Melinda started as an assistant coach for East Penn Soccer Club after college. She received her National Coaching License during her time with East Penn.  She then moved to Mechanicsburg Soccer club (Keystone FC) as an assistant coach.  Melinda has also volunteered for Fusion FC Soccer Tots program.

In 2021, Melinda was invited to be the Head Coach of our East Penn 2007 Elite Girls team.

Trevar Scheuch

Trevar Scheuch has been playing and coaching soccer for over 40 years. He played high school soccer at Abington Heights High School in Clarks Summit,  PA.  He then played 4 years of intramural soccer at Penn State University. In 2000 he began his coaching career coaching middle school girls soccer at Ridgeview Middle School in Germantown, MD.  After 4 years of coaching there, he continued coaching middle school girls at Susquehanna Township Middle School in Harrisburg, PA.  Once his own children were old enough to play, he coached 5 years in the EPLW Rec League and has been coaching in East Penn Soccer club for last two years.

Trevar will be helping to coach our East Penn 2007 (U16) Elite Girls team.



Mark Chesek

Mark is the head coach of East Penn 2005 Elite Girls and the East Penn Panthers U10 girls. Mark previously assisted the East Penn Super Nova U12 girls. Mark has been coaching at all levels of recreational, travel, and elite/premier since August 2007.  He holds USSF National D, National E, and State F coaching licenses and was first certified as a USSF Grade 8 referee in 1988. Mark is also currently completing his USSF National C License. 

Additionally, Mark works as an Enterprise and Technical Solutions Architect.  He earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh and an MBA Information Technology Management from Western Governors University.


Tito Tep

Tito has an extensive coaching career with over 20 years coaching experience. He has been the coach of multiple championship teams, which include the Jefferson Cup tournament, EDP League, and State Cups. Tito played collegiately for Philadelphia Textiles and the Science and Division II Oakland University (MI). 

Tito will be helping to coach our East Penn 2005 (U18) Elite Girls team and assisting multiple teams throughout the club. 


Sabin Mainali

Sabin is the Head Coach of the East Penn Dynamo (U12) Boys team and the East Penn United (U18) Boys Team. 

Sabin Mainali is originally from Nepal. He has a lifelong passion for soccer, which he gained during his time playing travel and High School soccer in Virginia. During his time playing in High School he was honored with being the varsity team captain for 2 years. He also had the opportunity to continue playing at the collegiate level. He is currently a student at Penn State University, where he is finishing his bachelor’s degree in human resource. He has a great understanding of the sport, both as a player and a coach. In addition to his studies, he has obtained multiple United States Soccer Federation (USSF) and National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Licenses and has experience in coaching at the high school level during his time in Virginia. He also has his CPR, AED, and First Aid certifications.



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East Penn Soccer Club
174 Wyoming Ave
Enola, PA 17025