Chico Barata

Coach Barata has over 35 years of coaching experience at the youth, club, and high school levels. Chico is currently a member of the NSCAA and holds a USSF and CIAC license. He has trained players that earned All New England and All American and professional athletes in the United States and abroad. Chico has trained at many travel programs and club teams. He has earned many accolades at both levels including: several tournament championships at the Premier level and State championships at the competitive level. He is a wonderful soccer coach and has worked at the game’s highest levels for many years. Chico recently left his post of 25 years as the head coach for the boys program at Immaculate High School where he led the team to 3 State Championships and several league finals.

Scott Dolan

Scott Dolan served as the Bridgewater State women’s soccer coaching staff in 2014. Scott, was also the assistant club director for CS United in 2015, has a wealth of experience working with academies and youth teams. In 2011, he received his National Youth License from US Youth Soccer, and was previously a staff coach for NEFC, where he focused on youth development. Scott is the owner and operator of the South Shore Player Development Academy which specializes in training youth players for the higher level. Scott has had several players go on to train with the Massachusetts Olympic Development Program.

Scott started his coaching career in 1994 being named an assistant coach for the Massasoit Community College men's soccer team. The season was highlighted with an appearance in the National Final Four. After his year at Massasoit Community College he was named head coach for the Mansfield High School girls soccer program. After three straight tournament appearances, Scott returned to the collegiate ranks in 1998 as a goalkeeper coach and assistant coach for the Stonehill College women's soccer team. In 2000, his goalkeeper was named an NSCAA All-American and in 2007 was inducted into the Stonehill College Hall of Fame. During the 1999 and 2000 seasons, Scott also served as head coach for the Norton High School girls soccer program, making two straight state tournament appearances for the first time in the program’s history. In 2004, Scott was named an assistant coach for the nationally ranked Wheaton College women's soccer team. His three seasons at Wheaton was highlighted in 2004 with an appearance in the National Final Four.

Scott's premier club experience started in 1997 when he was named to the Charles River United coaching staff for three seasons. After a four year absence from club soccer, Scott returned in 2003 to coach for the Rhode Island Rays Girls Soccer Club. During his six year tenure, he coached four state champions and also served as assistant coach to the Rhode Island Lady Rays of the W-League. In 2009, Scott served as a head coach and goalkeeper coach for South Shore Select for two seasons before joining NEFC in 2011. Over the years, Scott's former players went on to play at the Division I, II and III collegiate levels, with six of them being recognized as All-Regional players by the NSCAA. Over the years, Scott has privately trained local goalkeepers in the area. He has had five of his goalkeepers go on to play at the Division I level.

Paul Orlando

Paul Orlando is a 1986 graduate of Reading Memorial High School. Paul was a three-year starter for the Rockets and captain of the 1985 team. He was a Middlesex League All Star during his junior and senior seasons and played in the Eastern Massachusetts All Star Game at the conclusion of his senior year. Paul was part of the first Rocket squad to qualify for the MIAA State Tournament. Paul is a former staff coach for the Rockets soccer club. Paul currently works with Massachusetts Youth Soccer as a part-time instructor. Paul currently holds the US Soccer "D" License and brings over 20 years of coaching club and High School Soccer to the Beautiful Game Soccer Academy.

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