Ricky currently holds his USSF “C” License and an NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching Diploma. He also has NSCAA Diplomas in Attacking Principles of Play, Defending Principles of Play, and Small Sided Games, and was the lead instructor for the MSI Coaching course.
Ricky began coaching in 2010 and worked within Total Futbol from 2012-2021. He most recently worked with the Herndon 08 Eclipse and assisted with the Herndon 05 Force group. Ricky's teams have come back with hardware from many of the top tournaments and showcases in the United States, including:
In addition, Ricky's teams have made multiple "Final Four" appearances in the prestigious Virginia State Cup Championship.
Ricky grew up playing highly competitive soccer in Northern Virginia with various top-level teams, including within the Alexandria club.