Noah Gins – Executive Director/GM Albion SC PROS
As Executive Director and GM, Noah oversees all aspects of Albion SC PROS to ensure the club maintains high standards of excellence in all areas.
As Technical Director of the Albion SC Youth Club, Noah has taken the club from 6 teams in 1998 to a national powerhouse of over 110 teams. His leadership, vision and execution have seen the club develop strategic relationships with Puma, Soccerloco and Gatorade along with a number of key sponsors that match the club’s ambition while serving its members. The Albion Cup National Soccer Showcase Tournament was originally started by Gins in 2001 and is today recognized as one of the top tournaments in the country drawing over 500 teams from all around the country. The successful club model and organization has seen Albion add locations now in Orange County and South Florida as well as adopting partner clubs in Hawaii and Washington.
Wayne Crowe – Director of Soccer Albion SC PROS
As Director of Soccer, Wayne Crowe is responsible for overseeing all soccer specific items including team management and tryouts.
An England native, Wayne has been in San Diego for over 10 years now working with the Albion SC Youth Club in various directorial roles. In his current role as Director of Soccer, Wayne is responsible for maintaining the quality and organization of coaching and on field play across the entire club. Along with curriculum design and development, he has implemented policies and procedures to ensure the development is measurable and consistent from start to finish. In 2014, he oversaw the launch of the Albion SC Development Showcase Tournament for U8-U13 teams which has drawn more than 200 teams annually
Ziggy Korytoski – Head Coach Albion PROS
Ziggy Korytoski brings a host of experience and credentials with him including a UEFA “A” license, USSF “A” license, NSCAA Premier Diploma and a KNVB coaching certificate. Along with currently coaching at San Diego State and previously at the University of Hawaii, he has had two stints as head coach for professional clubs in Guatemala’s top league with Deportivo Coatepeque and Antigua GCF. Korytoski also held the position of head coach and technical director of the Northern Mariana Islands’ men’s and women’s national teams. He has enjoyed numerous successes in the college and professional ranks with the highlight being the 2010-11 season in which he guided Antigua GFC to 3 cup victories and promotion.
Andre Schmid – Assistant Coach Albion SC PROS
Assistant Coach Andre Schmid will join Ziggy and support in all phases of team and player development.
A Sacramento native, he was an Adidas High School All-American out of Christians Brothers College Preparatory High School. Playing through the ranks with the US Youth National teams, he was member of the first US Youth Men’s National Team (U-18) to win an international Tournament in history, claiming the International Tournament of Lisbon (Lisbon, Portugal).
A product of St John’s University in New York, he played in 2 NCAA Final Fours and earned his degree in Sports Management/Marketing. Drafted by MLS club Houston Dynamo, he also spent time with New York Red Bulls, and Seattle Sounders.
A staple within Albion SC, he is entering his 7th year and serves as the Arsenal Pro Partnership Director.