The ZEE Goalkeeper Academy has three amazing goalkeeper camps and an additional Goalkeeper-Striker camp happening this next June/July 2019. Our main event is the June3-6 Goalkeeper Camp held in Port Orange, Florida a four day goalkeeper camp that has brought together a team of outstanding soccer/goalkeeper coaches. Let’s take a closer look at the team that will be leading our main summer event:
Manville joined the Daytona State College Women’s Staff after serving as the Assistant Coach at Johnson and Wales University in Denver, Colorado. Manville joined the Wildcats staff at the beginning of the 2015 season and served as both the goalkeeper coach and academic coordinator. “I am excited to have the opportunity to work with Maggie. I know that she will serve as an outstanding resource for our team and her experiences will greatly aid the development of our program,” stated Coach Jones.
In addition to her duties at Johnson and Wales Manville was an active participate in the youth coaching community in Denver. She worked with the Core Goalkeeper Academy training goalkeepers of all levels. Additionally, she worked with numerous youth teams in the Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Program.
Coach Manville graduated from Eastern Michigan University (EMU) where she was a four-year starting keeper for the Eagles. In 2008, the Eagles finished as runner up in the Mid-American Conference tournament. Manville finished the 2009 season first in the MAC in save percentage (0.909), goals against (0.54), and ranked among the Top 10 DI goalkeepers in NCAA. At EMU, Manville’s career stats rank among the top 3 EMU all-time career saves, save percent, saves in a game, goals against average, games started, wins, shutouts, and she remains number one in career minutes and games played.
Manville earned her Master of Science from Durham University where she was the starting goalkeeper. During her time at Durham she was a member of the British Universities Colleges Sport (BUCS) Futsal National Champions as well as BUCS Football National Champion Runners up.
Jones joined the Daytona State Falcons after completing four seasons at the helm of the NCAA DII Florida Southern program in Lakeland, Florida. Over the course of her four-year career at Florida Southern Jones saw both successes on the field and in the classroom. Athletically, her teams consistently played one of the toughest NCAA DII schedules in the country and were ranked as high as No. 22 nationally and No. 3 regionally. During her time at the helm FSC posted a few impressive results against nationally ranked competition including a 2-1 win over the #8 ranked Barry University who would go on to the NCAA Semi-finals. Additionally, the Moccasins tied #13 Tampa University, #22 Lenoir-Rhyne and #1 University of West Florida. Of her 53 games in charge, 25 were against nationally ranked teams or teams that would go on to receive a bid to the NCAA Tournament.
Further, her team’s performance in the classroom was ranked in the Top 20 for the past three years and received the NCAA Division II Team Academic Award. The 2014 season included finishing fourth in the country with a team cumulative grade point average of 3.57. In her 4 seasons at FSC she had 90 selections to the SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll in Jones’, including 28 in 2015. Those 28 honorees represented 87 percent of the roster with a 3.20 GPA or better, and eight of them had a perfect 4.00 for the fall semester. Among that number was senior midfielder Jackie Metz, who went on to become just the second Academic All-American in the program’s 17-year history. That group will also allow Florida Southern to earn the NSCAA Team Academic Award in 2015, their fourth straight year with that recognition. Jones is a local product having grown up in Central Florida where she attended high school in the Orlando area and played collegiately at NCAA Division I member, Stetson University.
Academically, Jones earned both her Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitative Studies and her Master of Business Administration from Stetson. A four-year starting defender for the Hatters, Jones was a First Team All-Atlantic Sun Conference pick as a senior, an ASC All-Tournament selection as a junior, and four-time member of the All-ASC Academic Team. Over those four years, the Hatters recorded 32 shutouts, and had two seasons with goals against average under 1.00. She was also selected to Stetson’s 20th Anniversary Team in August of 2012, earning her a spot among the all-time greatest players to ever wear a Stetson uniform. Jones also began her coaching career at Stetson University (2007 –11) as an Assistant Coach prior to moving on to Florida Southern before accepting her new position at DSC. She holds a USSF National “B” coaching license as well as her NSCAA Advanced National Diploma. Additionally, she also holds strength and conditioning certifications with the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
In 2019 ,Travis Rovillo will begin his 4th year with the Daytona State College Men’s staff as the Falcon’s Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach. Coach Rovillo has played a vital role in the soccer programs over-all success the last 2 seasons. Some of the notable success includes winning the 2016 Region 8 title, Southeast District title and finishing 7th at the NJCAA National Tournament. The program has had back-to-back co-regular season championships and reached as high as #2 in the country in 2017. Rovillo has been responsible for over seeing the goalkeeper training, strength training, study program and recruiting. Coach Travis has coached 2 different goalkeepers that have achieved All-Region honors. The strength and conditioning programs he has designed are transcending to the modern soccer player. Furthermore, he has guided the 2017 sophomore class in achieving a 3.2 GPA by his rigorous study programs.
Coach Rovillo comes to Daytona State after spending the past two seasons coaching at Wayland Baptist University in Plainview, Texas.
In 2014, Rovillo served as the Assistant Coach and helped the Pioneers to an 11-6-1 record. In 2015, Rovillo was named Associate Head Coach. In his tenure at Wayland Baptist University, Rovillo helped produce 2 first Team All-Americans, 2 First Team All-Conference, and 3 Second Team All-Conference players.
Coach Rovillo graduated from Wayland Baptist University where he was a two-year starter and captain for the WBU soccer team. Before arriving at Wayland, Coach Rovillo played two years at Darton State College in Albany, GA., where he was also team captain.
Coach Rovillo earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Wayland Baptist University. After graduating, Rovillo went on to obtain his Master’s of Education in Sports Administration and Management from Wayland.
A native of Titusville, Florida, Coach Rovillo played his prep ball at Astronaut High School as a four-year starter and captain while playing club ball in Miami, FL., for FUTSOC.
Coach Sasnett comes to Daytona State after spending the last 9 years at Darton State College where he won 5 Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association championships. Sasnett’s teams at Darton also earned 2 Southeast District Championships as well as made 3 National Tournament appearances (2010, 2011, 2012). During Sanett’s tenure the cavalier’s men’s soccer program compiled an overall record of 123-45-4 (.727). Sasnett now has an overall record of 217-100-16 for his career.
Coach Sasnett has been fortunate to have produced 15 All-Americans, 89 All-Region, and 28 NSCAA All-South Region players. Five cavaliers were also recognized as GCAA Most Valuable player as well. The cavalier’s men’s soccer program has had 6 Academic All-Americans during his stint as Head Coach. Coach Sasnett’s efforts has also earned Region XVII Coach of the Year honors six times, Southeast District Coach of the Year three times, and the NSCAA South Region Coach of the Year in 2011.
Coach Bart Sasnett’s teams had plenty of highlights for the men’s soccer program during his tenure at Darton. The cavaliers had been ranked in the top 20 multiple seasons. From 2010-2013 the cavaliers won a remarkable 33-straight games in GCAA play. In 2012 Sasnett’s cavaliers had their first undefeated regular season (15-0) and finished 19-1, their only defeat came in the semi-final of the National Tournament. The cavaliers were ranked #1 in the country the entire season and finished tied for 3rd nationally.
In 2011 the cavaliers set program records for wins in a season (19), consecutive wins (16) and return to the National Tournament ranked #1 in the country. The cavaliers ended with a 19-2-1 record and tied for 3rd nationally. 2010 was a history making year for the cavaliers. The men’s program played in its first NJCAA National Tournament. The cavaliers finished with an 18-7 record, Region XVII Tournament and Southeast District Champions. The Cavaliers would reach as high as 5th in the country and placed 6th at the National Tournament. Sasnett’s 2010 team was his most high powered offense amassing a school record of 90 goals on the season.
Coach Sasnett comes to Darton after a successful campaign at National Junior College Association rival Andrew College. He was the assistant coach for both the men and women in 2002 and 2003. He took over as head coach in 2004 where he guided the men to the Region XVII championship game. For his success, he was named Region Coach of the Year and a finalist for National Coach of the Year. At Andrew he had a record of 63-49-11 with the men and women’s programs.
A native of Fort Walton Beach Florida, Coach Sasnett played his prep ball at Choctaw High School where he earned a spot on the Florida State All-Star Team. He continued his education and playing career at Andrew College. There he earned All-Region honors. He then finished his collegiate career at Tennessee Wesleyan where he graduated with a B.S. in Exercise and Sport Science. In 2012 Coach Sasnett went back to school and completed his Master’s degree in Athletic Administration and Coaching Education in the summer of 2014. He holds a NSCAA National, Advanced National and Premier coaching diplomas.
Ricky Zambrano is entering his seventh season as head coach of the Thomas University men’s soccer team after serving the last six seasons as head coach for Men’s and Women’s Soccer. In January of 2010 Assistant Head Coach Chris Davidovicz was promoted to Head Women’s Soccer Coach.
In 2011, TU will be hosting the A.I.I. Conference Tournament and have already booked an automatic bid into the postseason marking their fourth playoff appearance since Zambrano’s arrival. The Night Hawks were eliminated in the A.I.I. quarter finals last season and fell in the semi finals in their previous two post season appearances. In 2010, the ladies made their first playoff appearance since 2004 and fell in the A.I.I. championship game.
Prior to arriving in Thomasville, Zambrano served as an assist coach at Louisiana State University. During his time in Baton Rouge, he played a major role in helping turn the Tigers into a nationally competitive program. In 2002 the Tigers were SEC Tournament Semi-Finalist, after defeating #1 seed Auburn University; the victory marked the first time in SEC Tournament history that a #8 seed eliminated a #1 seed. During the 2002 season, the Tiger defense, under his watchful eye ranked first in the Southeastern Conference, giving up the fewest goals and points, allowing just 16 goals and 44 points.
Zambrano’s contributions also stretched off the field. During his three years at LSU, he played a significant role in the recruitment of three Nationally Ranked Recruiting Classes. The 2003 recruiting class was the first in the program’s history to be nationally recognized. He also played a major role in helping raise attendance at LSU Soccer Park. In his three years, average home attendance rose 90%. His talents also helped the Tiger soccer team maintain above a 3.0 GPA in everyone of his semesters on campus.
In his highly successful tenure at St. Thomas, Zambrano accumulated a 47-30-3 overall record and led his team to Florida Sun Conference Championship titles in both 1998 and 2000. He was named Florida Sun Conference Coach of the Year in 1998. St. Thomas finished the season ranked among the NAIA’s top 25 teams in three of Zambrano’s four seasons and in 2000 he piloted the Bobcats to its highest ever NAIA national ranking, as St. Thomas earned a No. 5 ranking in season and finished the season at No. 12, the highest final ranking in school history.
Zambrano holds several school records at St. Thomas, including highest all-time winning percentage (.606), wins in a season (16), set in 2000, most conference wins in a season (11), set in both 1998 and 2000, and most consecutive wins in a season (8), set in 2000. His team also set a school record by posting seven shutouts in 1998 and 2000. Prior to becoming the head men’s coach at St. Thomas, Zambrano served as the team’s assistant coach from 1995-98.
He received his NSCAA Advanced National Diploma in 2003 and received a U.S.S.F National “B” Coaching license in 2000. Zambrano holds national memberships in the U.S.S.F Coaches Organization and National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). Zambrano has served as a state staff coach for the Florida, Georgia and Louisiana Olympic Development Program.
Born in Queens, NY, Zambrano graduated from St. Thomas University in 1996, where he played midfield for the Bobcats from 1992-95. He was a member of the 1993 Florida Sun Conference championship team and also participated in the conference semi-finals in 1994 and 1995.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in sports administration from St. Thomas University in 1996 and then received his Master’s of Science degree in management in the spring of 2000. Zambrano resides in Thomasville, GA and is married to the former Brandee McVicker, who is also the Head Athletic Trainer. Brandee and Ricky have a daughter by the name of Amaya Lee, who was born in May 2010.