"We train kids to succeed in soccer and in life."

Director of Coaching:  Todd Inouye
Coaches:    Divino Pazcoguin, Guy Murakami, Sean Mercado, Rebecca Goodwin, Peter Murray, George Foster, Brandon Morita

Team Managers:  Faith Sato, Jackie Tani, Joni Pazcoguin, Heidi Okikawa, Debbie Yoshida, 97G Nalu - TBD

Webmaster/Photographer:  Kiman Wong

Todd Inouye - Director of Coaching

Coach Todd has been a State Head Coach for the Hawaii Olympic Development Program since 2003 through 2011. He was the Kaiser High School Girl's Varsity Assistant Coach from 2003-2006 and helped lead the team to a 5th place finish in the May 2006 HHSAA State Tournament. Prior to coaching at Kaiser, Coach Todd was at Kaimuki High School as the Boy’s Varsity Head Coach for 4 years and the Girl’s Varsity Assistant Coach for 1 year before that.

Coach Todd has been an AYSO Coach for 11 years in both the Honolulu and Diamond Head regions. He has held the AYSO Advanced Coaching Certificate since 2001. Coach Todd has been a HYSA Coach for 10 years and holds a USSF National 'C' License. He also has a Level 1 NSCAA Goalkeeper License.

More importantly than all the coaching credentials, Coach Todd has played soccer for the past 29 years here in Hawaii. He has seen the recent explosion of interest and it is his hope that Crush Academy will provide a venue for players serious about the game to hone their skills and take themselves to the next level in their careers.

E-mail: dhcrush@hotmail.com

Phone: 808-386-8499

Sean Mercado - Instructor & Team Coach

Coach Sean have been coaching youth sports since 2002:

AYSO Select Coach 2009-2010
AYSO Advanced Coaching Certificate 2009
USSF "E" License 2009

KAC basketball 2002-2004
Hawaii Kai Youth Basketball 2004-2010
Hawaii Kai Youth Baseball 2002-2004
ASA Fastpitch Softball 2005-2010
ACE Softball Certificate (Achieve-Certify-Educate) 2006
PCA Certificate (Positive Coaching Alliance) 2005, 2009

Coach Sean competed in football and wrestling at Kaiser High School, then went on to surfing in the amateur and professional events around the State of Hawaii through the early 90's. He still play softball and surf when not at the court or field coaching

George Foster Jr. - Instructor  & Team Coach

Coach George has been a parent, administrator and coach at both the recreational and competitive levels of youth soccer for over 25 years.  He served on the board of directors as registrar of Prince William Soccer Inc. (PWSI), a three thousand (3000) member club in Northern Virginia for both recreational and competitive teams. Coach George was the JV coach at Poudre HS, Ft. Collins, CO and served at the head men’s coach at Thompson Valley HS, Loveland, CO for three seasons.  He served as the Competitive Commissioner / Director of Coaching with the Thompson Soccer Assn (TSA), Loveland CO. His Hawaii coaching experience includes:

Assistant Coach, U12G (’96)

2 Seasons

Fall/Spring 2007/8

Assistant Coach, Girls Intermediate MPI

1 Season

Fall 2007

Assistant Coach U13/14 Boys (’96)

4 Seasons

Fall 2008/9 Spring 2010

Head Coach, Punahou Int Boys

2 Seasons

Fall 2008/9

Guy Murakami - Team Coach

Peter Murray - Team Coach

Divino Pazcoguin - Team Coach

Matt Dillon - Instructor

Coach Matt is presently the Kaimuki High School Boy’s Varsity Coach and replaced Coach Todd when he moved to Kaiser High.  He also is a Physical Science teacher at Kaimuki High School.

Coach Matt has been coaching for 5 years, holds an ‘E’ License and is working on his 'D' License..

In addition to his coaching credentials, Coach Matt has played soccer for the past 25 years here in Hawaii and in California. He has played Goal Keeper for his college, University of Santa Cruz and played in a Semi-pro league for two seasons for the California Jaguars in Salinas California.

Kiman Wong - Webmaster

Coach Kiman has coached youth soccer since 2000. His experience includes coaching boys and girls from U8 to U14 for AYSO - Diamond Head Region.  Coach Kiman holds an AYSO Intermediate Coaching Certificate since 2004. He currently holds a USSF Module 2 & "E" license.  

When not on the sidelines coaching, Coach Kiman can also be found refereeing games having attained an AYSO Advance Referee certificate in 2008.  Coach Kiman is also the Crush Photographer and Webmaster.


Team Manager - Joni Pazcoguin