John Plaugic

Holmdel, Summit, Metuchen, & Wall NJ

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Certifications/diplomas/degrees

Goalkeeping 

- United Soccer Coaches Advanced National Goalkeeping Diploma 2013 

- United Soccer Coaches Goalkeeping Level 3 Diploma 2010 

- United Soccer Coaches Goalkeeping Level 2 Diploma 2008

- United Soccer Coaches Goalkeeping Level 1 Diploma 2008 


Outfield Player 

- United Soccer Coaches Premier Diploma 2022 (In Process)

- United Soccer Coaches Advanced National Diploma 2012 

- United Soccer Coaches National Diploma 2010 

- United Soccer Coaches Advanced Regional Diploma 2009 

- Athletic Performance National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer 2009

Current Coaching Responsibilities

Modern Goalkeeper Training Systems Founder & Owner 2009 - Present

Past Coaching Responsibilities

Modern Goalkeeper Training Systems Founder & Owner 2009 - Present Cedar Stars Monmouth Head of Goalkeeping Boy’s US Soccer Developmental Academy September 2018 - September 2020 Rutgers University - Newark Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach August 2013 - August 2018 NCAA D-III Championship Tournament First Round (2013) 17-6-1 NCAA D-III Championship Tournament Second Round (2014) 16-6-0 NCAA D-III Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Metro/Upstate Championship (2015) 16-7-1 The Rutgers University-Newark men's soccer program received the Team Academic Award for the 2015-16 school year from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) ~Goalkeeper Matt Broomall named NJAC Goalkeeper of the Year~ ~Goalkeeper Matt Broomall selected to the 2014 NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division III All-South Atlantic Region 2nd Team~ NCAA D-III Championship Tournament Elite 8 (2016) 21-4 The Scarlet Raiders finished the season with a record of 21-4-0, reaching the 'Elite Eight' of the NCAA Division III Men's Soccer Championship. The 21 triumphs represent a new program-record and the trip to the national quarterfinals is the deepest run in the national tournament in Scarlet Raider men's soccer history. Freshman goalkeeper Andres Medina ends his marvelous rookie season ranked 10th in goalkeeper minutes played (2,012-plus), No. 17 in save percentage (.849) and No. 41 in total saves (107). NJAC ALL-SECOND TEAM NJAC Champions NCAA D-III Championship Tournament Second Round (2017) 20-3-1 ~Goalkeeper Andres Medina named NJAC Goalkeeper of the Year 2017~ ~Goalkeeper Andres Medina selected to the 2017 All-South Atlantic by the United Soccer Coaches (USC) 2nd Team~ New Jersey Wildcats United Soccer Leagues W-League (WPSL) Head of Goalkeeping May 2013 - May 2018 No. 1 Soccer Camps Goalkeeping Director July 2011 - July 2017 Rosenborg Ballklub Internship Rosenborg Ballklub Internship with Rosenborg Ballklub (First Team) June 2015 – July 2015 (2 months) Trondheim, Norway Developed and executed training sessions under the guidance of Jørn Jamtfall with Rosenborg Ballklub's first team goalkeepers Andre Hansen & Alexander Lund Hansen. Rosenborg was preparing for their UEFA Europa League first, second & third qualifying round matches against Vikingur, KR Reykjavik & Debrecen Rosenborg Ballklub Internship Rosenborg Ballklub Internship with Rosenborg Ballklub (First Team) June 2014 – July 2014 (2 months) Trondheim, Norway Developed and executed training sessions under the guidance of Jørn Jamtfall with Rosenborg Ballklub's first team goalkeepers Alexander Lund Hansen & Daniel Örlund. Rosenborg was preparing for their UEFA Europa League first & second round qualifying matches against Sligo Rovers & Karabukspor. Rosenborg Ballklub Internship Rosenborg Ballklub Internship with Rosenborg Ballklub (First Team) June 2013 – July 2013 (2 months) Trondheim, Norway Developed and executed training sessions under the guidance of Jørn Jamtfall with Rosenborg Ballklub's first team goalkeepers Daniel Örlund & Alexander Lund Hansen. Rosenborg was preparing for their UEFA Europa League first & second round qualifying matches against Crusaders & St. Johnstone. St. Benedict’s Preparatory School Head of Goalkeeping July 2009 - July 2013 NEW JERSEY PREP A STATE CHAMPIONS 2009 NEW JERSEY PREP A STATE CHAMPIONS 2010 NEW JERSEY PREP A STATE CHAMPIONS 2011 NEW JERSEY PREP A STATE CHAMPIONS 2012 (NSCAA) NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 2011 (NSCAA) NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 2012 Red Bull New York Head of Goalkeeping Pre-Academy & Regional Developmental School September 2009 - September 2012 Athlete Development Institute Owner Athletic Performance Specialist Associate Head of Goalkeeping June 2009 - August 2010 Caldwell College Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach January 2009 - September 2009 Rutgers University - Newark Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach January 2009 - December 2009

Affiliations

Modern Goalkeeper Training Systems Founder & Owner 2009 - Present 

- https://moderngoalkeepertraining.com

Modern Goalkeeper is a goalkeeper development school with locations across the tri-state area. We offer a club neutral training environment designed to help goalkeepers develop the essential Technical, Tactical, Physical, Mental & Social skills to improve their performance between the sticks.