We have had many trainers over the years who have helped us grow and have pushed our players to reach their potentials. We believe that working with an athlete is a special responsibility, that said, our trainers are not only qualified from a soccer perspective, but also a personal perspective.
Founder, Owner, and Director
Coach Don is a USSF B Licensed coach from Marblehead, Massachusetts. Coach Don was an All American in high school and played division 3 college soccer for 4 years at Massachusetts Maritime Academy where he was an all conference player. He has coached for over 25 years at the club level and since 2005 at the high school level. On top of that he has been a coach for the Virginia ODP southeastern district academy since 2009. He is the founder, owner, and director of Leverone Technical Training Academy since he first started it back in 2010. He has put many players into college soccer programs over his impressive career. On top of the accolades, coach Don cares about his players and will do whatever it takes to help them succeed on and off of the field .
Head Trainer and Head of Marketing
Coach Tucker has his USSF Grassroots coaching license and began coaching private sessions back in February of 2020. Tucker began coaching for TTA in 2017 and has stepped into bigger roles in the academy each year. This past summer, he stepped up and ran the academy and its operations on and off the field. Tucker has also worked with Golden Ball Soccer Academy since July of 2020. Last fall he served as an assistant coach for their 06 boys team and their 02 girls team. Tucker is in his second season at Randolph college where he has started in 20 of 22 games in his career and has 5 goals and 5 assists. Coach Tuck was an all district, all region and all tidewater player in high school and is known for his technical ability which he grew as a player in our academy.
Assistant Trainer for the Playmaker Academy
Coach Brett is a USSF licensed coach who has worked with the academy for many years. Each winter he helps with our Playmaker Academy and is the main trainer of our “mites” which are our youngest players. He is known for his smile and his excitement to coach and he is a great coach and mentor to our players.