Select Coaches’ Bios

Joe Luedke
Executive Director of Coaching

Joe Luedke has been a Director of Coaching for the last 14 years, at Milwaukee Sport Club from 2004 – 2012 and at the Elm Grove Soccer Club from 2012 – 2017.

Along with his Director of Coaching duties, Joe enters his 18th season as head coach of the Wisconsin Lutheran College men’s soccer team.

The Warriors qualified for the NACC Tournament last season, making a run to the conference tournament championship game.  In 2007, Joe was named NACC Co-Coach of the Year. He has coached 57 players who have earned all-conference honors in 17 seasons as head coach.

Joe was a standout soccer player while at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. The forward completed his career with 20 goals, eight assists, and garnered team MVP honors his senior campaign. He earned all-league recognition both his freshman and sophomore seasons. He graduated from UWM in 2001 with a degree in history.

A graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran High School, Joe was a three-sport varsity athlete in soccer, basketball, and baseball. He received the Daniel Nitschke Male Athlete of the Year Award his senior year.

In the high school ranks, he served as varsity girls’ soccer coach at Pius High School from 2001-2004, and varsity girls’ soccer coach at Wisconsin Lutheran High School in 2005.

In 1995, Joe founded the Hat Trick Soccer Camp, a competitive preseason soccer camp for high school girls. He has also worked as head clinician for the Brown Deer Recreation Department, soccer director for the Shorewood Recreation Department, staff coach for the British-American Soccer Camp, the Super Camp (the premier high school boys’ preseason camp in Wisconsin), and staff coach for the Marquette University National I.D. Camp.

Joe was born in Wauwatosa. He and his wife, Jennifer, reside in Wauwatosa with their two sons, Cole and Noah, and daughter, Grace.

 

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Art Kramer
Director of Coaching

Art Kramer was born in St. Louis, Missouri and played his youth soccer with the prestigious Busch Soccer Club.  From an early age, Art was driven to be the best he could be.  He won Juggling competitions at the age of 10, 11 and 12 with totals up to 1000 consecutive juggles.

Art played HS soccer at Vianney High School and his team won the Missouri State Championship in 1979. That same year, Art competed as a member of the Midwest Olympic Development Team at the National Sports Festival. Soon after that was named to the US U-19 National Team and earned 2 National team caps playing against Germany and France.

Art was an amazing player and started his 16 year professional career in 1981 with the Kansas City Comets of the Major Indoor Soccer League. Art also played with Everton Reserves ofthe English Premier League in 1985.ln 1992, Art  was a member of the u.s. National Futsal Team that played in Brazil. Art scored the game winning goal against Holland, making him the only American to accomplish this feat against Holland in all of Men’s National Teams competitions.

In 2001, Art became the National Professional Soccer Leagues all-time leading scorer. He still holds the indoor soccer record of scoring 6 short-handed goals in one season.

In 1998, Art transitioned to coaching as an assistant coach with the Milwaukee Wave and helped lead the team to their first of six indoor championships. Art also led Milwaukee Wave United, an outdoor team, to an A-League championship in 2003 as head coach. Art also had success coaching high school soccer in Milwaukee. Art was the head coach of University School in Milwaukee, and led.this team to three High School State Championships.

Excerpt from Wisconsin Soccer Hall of Fame Bio, March 11, 2017

 


Coaching Staff

Coach: Derrick Banks

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Brookfield East Girls’ Head Coach
  • Brookfield East Boys’ Assistant Coach
  • Brookfield Soccer Association Girls’ U13 & U14

Playing Experience:

  • Wichita Wings/MISL (1993)
  • Milwaukee Rampage (1994)
  • Detroit Rockers
  • Martin’s Academy High School

Personal:


Coach: John Burke

Certification: B License; NSCAA State, Youth & Goalkeeper Diplomas

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Head Coach ODP Regional Champions
  • Head Coach NSCAA National HS Champions
  • Cedarburg Soccer Club Director of Coaching
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club Technical Director and U13 Elite Girls’ Coach
  • Head Coach State Cup Champions U19 Girls – Wauwatosa
  • Head Coach/Catholic Memorial High School Girls’; 12 State Championships; NSCAA Platinum Medal for Team Ethics and Sportsmanship; Classic 8 Conference Sportsmanship Award; NSCAA Academic All-American Team Award; Catholic Memorial Athletic Hall of Fame; winningest girls’ high school coach in state history
  • NSCAA National HS Coach of the Year (2 times)
  • Midwest Coach of the Year (5 times)
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Coach of the Year (5 times)
  • WSCA Wisconsin Coach of the Year (9 times)
  • WYSA TOPSoccer Coach of the Year (first recipient)
  • Wisconsin Soccer Association Hall of Fame Meritorious Award
  • President-Emeritus/Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association
  • USYSA Regional Youth Girls’ Coach of the Year
  • NSCAA Regional Youth Coach of the Year

Playing Experience:

  • New Jersey Rangers
  • John’s University – Elite Eight in the NCAA Division III National Tournament; Captain (senior year); Terry Leindecker Christian Athlete Award
  • Palatine Celtic Soccer

Personal: John and his wife have four daughters: Maureen, Maggie, Maria and Molly.  They live in New Berlin.


 

Coach: Tighe Dombrowski

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Parkland Soccer Club

Playing Experience:

  • UW-Milwaukee
  • MLS San Jose Earthquakes
  • USL Minnesota Thunder
  • IK Sirius – Sweden Superettan

Personal: Tighe and his wife, Nicole, have two children – Leanon and Rogan.   They live in Wauwatosa.


Coach: Troy Dusosky

Certification: B License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Elm Grove Soccer Club coach U14-U19 Girls’ & Boys’ teams
  • 4 time State Cup Championships
  • National League Team – Elm Grove Soccer Club
  • MRL Premiere 1 & 2 and First Division
  • Region 2 Semi-finalist
  • Summer camps with Cleveland Crunch & Milwaukee Wave (Camp Director 2003-2011)
  • Brookfield Soccer Association (2011-2013)
  • Jersey retired from the Milwaukee Wave & 6 time World Champion

Playing Experience:

  • Milwaukee Wave (10 years) – All Pro in 2001-2002, 2002-2003 & 2008-2009; All-Star in 2002, 2003, 2004 & 2006; Team Captain; won 3 championships
  • Milwaukee Wave United (2 years)
  • Cincinnati Riverhawks (2 years)
  • Cleveland Crunch (6 years)
  • US Futsal Team (8 years); 2007 Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ( scored 2 goals)

Personal: Troy and his wife, Sarah, have 5 children – Emily, Ashley, Sydney, Jake and Erin.  They live in Menomonee Falls.


Coach: Matt Eisold

Certification: National D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Wisconsin Lutheran High School
  • Wisconsin Lutheran College
  • Milwaukee Sport Club
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club

Playing Experience:

  • Burlington High School
  • Wisconsin Lutheran College
  • Milwaukee Wave

Personal:  Matt lives in Wauwatosa


Coach: Joe Fricano

C License

Certification:

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Catholic Memorial Boys’ Soccer Program – Assistant Varsity Coach/2010 State Champions; Head JV Coach (10 years)
  • Catholic Memorial Girls’ Soccer Program – Head Freshman & JV Coach (1 year); Assistant Varsity Coach (6 years); WIAA Division 3 State Championships – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club – U11 Boys’ Select; Academy Girls’ U8, U9, U10; U11 Girls’ Select (Fall 2016 Madison 56ers Tournament Finalists); Mighty Mites (ages 3-5)

Playing Experience:

  • Elm Grove Soccer Club
  • Brookfield Soccer Association
  • Brookfield Academy High School
  • UW-Eau Claire Men’s Soccer (4 years)

Personal:


Coach: Logan Fye

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Elm Grove Soccer Club 2013-2017
  • Wisconsin Lutheran College/Associate Head Coach 2013 – present

Playing Experience:

  • UW-Whitewater 2009-2012, Captain, WIAC Co-Offensive Player of the Year
  • Milwaukee Torrent 2016

Personal:  Logan lives in Milwaukee and is engaged to Emily Stocks.


Coach: Bob Gansler

Certification:

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Established Marquette High School Soccer Program (1973)
  • UW-Milwaukee Head Coach (1984-1988)
  • US National Team Head Coach (1989-1991) – 1990 World Cup
  • Milwaukee Rampage/USL A-League Coach (1996-1998) – Won league title (1997)
  • Kansas City Wizards/MLS Coach (1999-2006) – Won MLS Cup (2000) & US Open Cup (2004)
  • Toronto FC/MLS Coach (2006-2007)
  • Wisconsin ODP Consultant
  • US Soccer Federation Consultant
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club Distinguished Staff Coach

Playing Experience:

  • US National Team – Captain 1964 & 1968 Olympic Games; Captain 1967 Pan American Games

Personal:


Coach: Stuart Grable

Certification: F License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Brookfield Soccer Association U7 & U8 Boys Academy (1 year)

Playing Experience:

  • Milwaukee Wave (2015-present)
  • Milwaukee Torrent/NPSL (2016-present)
  • UW-Green Bay (2008-2011)

Personal:


Coach: Heyden Knight

Certification: USSF B License; Premier NSCAA; NSCAA Staff Coach

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Appleton East High School (1988)
  • Cedarburg High School (1988-2009)
  • Cedarburg Soccer Club (1994-1998); Academy Director of Coaching
  • Mequon Soccer Club (2006-2012); Academy Director of Coaching
  • Strike FC (2012-2014)
  • Brookfield Soccer Association (2014-2017)
  • Wisconsin Soccer Coaches’ Association Hall of Fame – Coach
  • Wisconsin Soccer Hall of Fame – Player

Playing Experience:

  • Marquette University (1975-1980) – All-time leading goal scorer (52) & point producer (146); NCAA record for career assists per game with 42 in 44 games; Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Edmonton Drillers (1980-1981)
  • Montreal Manic (1981-1983)
  • Team America (1981)
  • San Jose Earthquake (1983-1984)
  • Chicago Sting (1984-1986)
  • Dallas Sidekicks (1986-1987)
  • Milwaukee Wave (1988-1990)

Personal: Heyden is a retired Social Studies teacher t Cedarburg High School (25 years).


Coach: Art Kramer

Certification:

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Milwaukee Wave Assistant Coach – 6 Championships
  • Milwaukee Wave United Head Coach – A-League Championship (2003)
  • University School Head Coach – 3 State Championships
  • Brookfield Soccer Association Director of Coaching

Playing Experience:

  • Busch Soccer Club
  • Vianney High School – Missouri State Champions 1979
  • Midwest Olympic Development Team
  • US U19 National Team; earned 2 National Team caps against Germany & France
  • Kansas City Comets
  • Everton Reserves/English Premier League (1985)
  • US National Futsal Team; played in Brazil, scored winning goal against Holland
  • National Professional Soccer League All-time leading scorer (2001); holds indoor record of 6 short-handed goals in one season

Personal:


 

Coach: Mark Lambrecht

Certification: B License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Mukwonago High School Varsity Boys’ Head Coach (1994-2001); several conference championships, 6 straight state championships, and 1 state runner-up finish
  • MK Nationals & FC Milwaukee (1991-2013)
  • Brookfield Soccer Association (2013-2017)

Playing Experience:

Personal: Mark has been a world history teacher at Mukwonago High School since 1994.


Coach: Joe Luedke

Certification:

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Elm Grove Soccer Club Director of Coaching (2012-2017)
  • Milwaukee Sport Club Director of Coaching (2004-2012)
  • Wisconsin Lutheran College Head coach (18 years); NACC Tournament  Championship Game; 57 players who have earned All-Conference Honors
  • NACC Co-Coach of the Year
  • Pius High School Varsity Girls’ Soccer Coach (2001-2004)
  • Wisconsin Lutheran High School Varsity Girls’ Soccer Coach (2005)
  • Founded Hat Trick Soccer Camp (1995) – preseason soccer camp for high school girls
  • Brown Deer Recreation Department head clinician
  • Shorewood Recreation Department Soccer Director
  • British-American Soccer Camp staff coach
  • Super Camp Coach
  • Marquette University National ID Cap staff coach

Playing Experience:

  • UW-Milwaukee – 20 goals, 8 assists, Team MVP; all league recognition Wisconsin Lutheran High School – 3 sport varsity athlete in soccer, basketball & baseball; Daniel Nitschke Male Athlete of the Year Award (Senior year)

Personal: Joe graduated from UW-Milwaukee with a degree in History.  He and his wife, Jennifer, have three children: Cole, Noah and Grace.


Coach: Angie Moulton

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Brookfield Soccer Association –  U18, U10, U11, U12
  • Milwaukee Soccer Club – U12, U13

Playing Experience:

  • UW-Parkside

Personal:  Angie is married, has an eight year-old step son and lives in Brookfield.


Coach: Sean Reti

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Brookfield Soccer Association Select Boys and Girls U11, U14
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club Boys U13
  • Rockford Raptors & Dactyls Director of Coaching

Playing Experience:

  • Captain (1993-1997)
  • US National Team (1996)
  • Brookfield East High School Player of the Year (1997)
  • Marquette University (1998-2002)
  • Milwaukee Rampage (2002-2003)
  • Milwaukee Wave (2002-2003)
  • Milwaukee Wave United (2004)
  • Chicago Fire (2005)

Personal:  Sean is an Energy Solutions Consultant with Tower Energy Partner. He and his wife, Brianna, have an 8 year-old son, Chase, and an 18 month-old son, Beckon.


Coach: Tenzin Rampa

Certification: E License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

Playing Experience:

Madison West High School Captain – earned 4 varsity letters; All-City Team 2 consecutive seasons; Second Team, All-Big-Eight honors

UW-Milwaukee – 4 year starter

Tibet National Team in the 2006 ELF Cup in North Cyprus

Milwaukee Wave Co-Captain (2008-present)

Personal: During college, Tenzin was selected as UW-Milwaukee’s Representative to the 2007 NCAA leadership conference in Florida.


Coach: John Stemper

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Lake Country United Soccer Club (U6-U18 – 10 years)
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club (U8-U18 – 5 years)
  • SC Waukesha U11 Boys’ (1 year)

Playing Experience:

  • Club Soccer
  • Arrowhead High School
  • College
  • Major Division – Milwaukee

Personal:


Coach: Mike Stojsavljevic

Certification: B License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Carroll College – started the men’s team; coached women’s team that won first Conference Championship
  • Wisconsin Olympic Development Program coach (9 years); Co-Director (1 year); placed over 20 players in ODP Regional Pools, 2 players in the National Team & 4 players in the National Pools
  • Brookfield Soccer Association Senior Staff Coach /U13 & U14 Boys’ Premier teams
  • Sockers FC Wisconsin Technical Director (2012-2013)
  • Lake Country United Director of Coaching U15-U18 (2012)
  • Bavarian Soccer Club Staff Coach (2011-2012)
  • Mequon United Soccer Club Director of Coaching (1984-2010) – Micro Soccer, Academy Program, Majors; 42 State Cup Championships, 15 Regional Cup Semi-Finalists, 9  Regional Finalists, 4 Regional Championships, 3 National Finalists & Super Y League
  • Coached 3 All-Americans & over 10 players who have gone on to play professional soccer; over 250 of his players have gone on to play college soccer
  • Wisconsin Soccer Association Hall of Fame 2014
  • Served as Super Y League Regional Head Coach for the Midwest

Playing Experience:

  • United Serbian Soccer Club
  • UW-Whitewater (Captain, MVP)
  • United Serbian Majors

Personal:  Mike is a Sales Manager at US Back Home Mortgage.  He and his wife, Ann, have three children – Holli, Aleks and Emili.


Coach: Ryan Stone

Certification: D License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

  • Premiere Soccer System Academy Camps (2002-2008)
  • Washington County FC (2007-2008)
  • West Bend West Assistant Varsity Girls’ Coach (2008)
  • Mequon United Soccer Club (2009-2011)
  • Bavarians Soccer Club ((2011-2012)
  • Sockers FC Wisconsin (2012-2013)
  • West Bend West Boys’ Varsity Head Coach (2012-2014)
  • Brookfield Soccer Association (2013-2015)
  • Elm Grove Soccer Club (2015-2017)

Playing Experience:

  • UW-Oshkosh (2002-2005) – 4 year starter & top 25 all-time points scored; member of 2003 Final Four team & 2002 Newcomer of the Year
  • West Bend West High School (1998-2002) – all-time goals scored leader; single season goals scored record holder; 2 time First Team All-Conference, All Area, All State; 2002 Conference Player of the Year; David Pick Memorial Winner (best athlete); Wisconsin Masonic All-State Soccer participant (2002); trained with Milwaukee Wave; 3sport athlete winning multiple awards in basketball, track & field and baseball.

Personal: Ryan received a BA in Communications from UW-Milwaukee and is an Outside Sales Representative for Drexel Building Supply.  He and his wife, Stephanie, have two children: Tennessee Rae and Beckham Moon.  They live in Jackson.


Coach: Andrew Wiedabach

Certification: E License

Coaching Experience & Awards:

Brookfield Soccer Association (1 year)

Playing Experience:

  • UW-Milwaukee (2009-2012)
  • Minnesota United Reserves
  • Milwaukee Wave
  • Milwaukee Torrent

Personal: Andrew grew up playing for FC Milwaukee.

 

 

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