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Vince Donnelly
Founder and Head Coach
ShotStoppers Goalkeeping Academy  

18 years GK Coach 
5 years GK coach for Roman Tulis
Soccer School 
Canadian Women's WC 99 High
Performance Centre GK Coach
B.C. U16 & U14 Provincial Team
GK Coach
2004 Vancouver Whitecaps
Men's GK



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18 of our Academy Goalies have received College or University Scholarships both in Canada and the U.S.A.
16 of our Academy Goalies have played for the B.C. Provincial Teams
8 of our Academy Goalies are members of N.T.C. and Canadian National Teams.

3 Goalies from our Weekly Clinics have made the B.C. Provincial Teams              


Srdjan Djckanovic - Canadian National Team, Toronto FC, Vancouver Whitecaps
Simon Postma - Unv of Memphis, Vancouver Whitecaps, Trials with West Ham
Denis Kindel - Canadian National U-17 & U20 Teams, Played in England
Nicci Wright - Canadian Women's National Team WWC 99
Trevor Stiles - Unv of Victoria CIS M.V.P, Vancouver Whitecaps
Mike Franks - Canadian National Team, Vancouver Whitecaps
Emily McLeod - Canadian National U15 Team Pool
Kathy Kelsey  - Canadian National U16 Team Pool, North Dakota State
Loren Lidin - Canadian Club Championship Gold Medal U14, Coquitlam Wild
Robert Oldenwald - B.C. AAA High School Championship & M.V.P.
Alex Marques - Vancouver Whitecaps Team M.V.P. 2004
Malcom Ho - Phillippines National Team Men's U19 & U20 Teams
Brando Ciccone - Provincial Team & Member of the NTC Player Pool
Alex Skretza - Provincial Team & Member of the NTC Player Pool
Manuel Mangu - Provincial Team & Member of the NTC Player Pool
William Diaz - Provincial Team & Member of the NTC Player Pool
Jaclyn Drummond - Unv of Maryland, Baltimore County
Jessica Wager - Quest University
Lucas Menz - Quest University

Our goalies have won 16 Provincial Cup Finals, 2 Canadian Cup Finals, 2 Canadian Club Championships, 2 CIS Men's Soccer University titles



Simon has been coaching GK at Shot Stoppers for 3 years. 

Before coaching Simon was an original member of Shot Stoppers Academy.  

Simon has played 3 seasons with the Vancouver Whitecaps, he has spent 3 years playing in England and currently plays for the Sapperton of the VMSL Division.


Brando has won everything in soccer, including 2 BC highschool  championships. 

He has been a member of the BC Provincial teams for 4 years and a member of N.T.C.  Brando had trials with Millwall F.C., Charlton F.C. & Sheffield UTD F.C. in England. He also had trials in France with Lorrient and in Sweden with Enkopings.  He is a 5 year member of Shotstoppers and is our youth goalie coach.

Brad currently plays for Port  Moody in the FUSL Premier Division. 
Brad also played for Langara College.




Laine has been coaching GK at Shot Stoppers since 2008.
Laine has completed her Bachelors of Physcial Education and Coaching from Douglas College.
Before coaching Laine was a 3 year Academy member. 
Laine currently plays for Kerrisdale West Coast Football Club of the MWSL Division One.


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