About Coach Calvo:

Harold has been coaching youth soccer for 12 years. He started coaching at McDowell Ranch soccer club in 2006. He began his playing career in costa Rica, he was part of a top soccer academy in Costa Rica in the late 80’s. He played there for 3 years before moving to Arizona in 1990. He played professionally in Arizona in the late 90’s and early 2000. He is part of the Coaching staff at Hamilton High school girls’ soccer program. He is been inducted into 3 soccer hall of fames. He is a passionate coach and committed to the players development.

Education:

  • Truancy officer/Intervention at Hamilton High School (2011 –Present)
  • University of Phoenix – Bachelors in Psychology
  • Kansas Wesleyan University 1996-1997
  • South Mountain Community College 1994 -1996
  • Mesa High School 1992 -1994
  • NSCAA Gker 1 Diploma 2013
  • NSCAA Gker 2 Diploma (2014)
  • USSF State D License (2012)
  • USSF E License (2012)

Coaching Experience:

2006-2007       McDowell Mountain Ranch Club                             Scottsdale , AZ

  • U12 Boys Top team

2007-2008          Arizona Inferno Soccer Club                              Scottsdale, AZ

  • U8 Boys Top Team

2008-2009         Arizona Inferno Soccer Club                                  Phoenix, AZ

  • U9 Boys Top Team

2009-2010      Tempe Pros Soccer Club

  • U8 and U10 Assistant Coach Tempe, Az

2011- 2012      Ahwatukee Foothills Soccer Club                        Ahwatukee, AZ

  • 05 Boys Top Team

2012- 2017   San Tan Legacy Soccer Club

2012 – 2013

  • 05 Boys Red Team

2013-2014

  • 05 Boys Red Team
  • 05 Boys Blue

2014-2015

  • 05 Boys White
  • 05 Boys Blue

2015-2016

  • 05 Boys White
  • 05 Boys Blue

2016-2017

  • 04 Boys Red
  • 05 Boys White
  • 06 Boys White

2017-2018

  • 04 Boys Red
  • 06 Girls Red

2011-2015       Hamilton High School Boys Soccer Program

  • JVB Boys Soccer Program

2015- Present      Hamilton High School Girls Soccer Program

  • 2015-2016 Girls Freshman Program
  • 2016- Present Girls JVA Program

Playing Experience:

1986-1987          Barrio Mexico Academy                         San Jose, Costa Rica

1987–1990      Institute of Costa Rica Academy                 Cartago, Costa Rica

At the age of 12 years old, signed by a 1st division team Cartago to train in their youth academy with Institute of Costa Rica.

1994                Mesa High School

  • All east valley team
  • 2nd team All-State

2011      Inducted into the Mesa High Soccer Hall of Fame

1994–1996      South Mountain Community College            Phoenix, AZ

  • 1994-1995 NJCAA All-Region 1st team
  • 1994-1995 ACCAC All-Conference 1st team
  • 1994-1995 Team leading scorer
  • 1995-1996 NJCAA All-Region 1st team
  • 1995-1996 ACCAC All-Conference 1st team
  • 1995-1996 Team leading scorer
  • 1995-1996 ACCAC Top goal scorer Region 1
  • 1995-1996 Honorable mention All-American

1996-1997        Kansas Wesleyan University                                       Salina, KS

  • KCAC Offensive player of the year
  • KCAC Top goal scorer
  • KCAC All-Conference team
  • NAIA All-American

2014     Inducted into the Kansas Wesleyan University Hall of Fame

  • Arizona Sahuaros (USL D3 Professional league) Phoenix, AZ

1997-1999  Arizona Sahuaros (USL D3 Professional league)       Phoenix, AZ

  • 1997-1998 Top goal scorer in the team
  • 1997-1998 4 times USL player of the week
  • 1997-1998 USL D3 Rookie of the year runner-up
  • 1997-1998 USL top 10 goal scorer honors
  • 1998-1999 Top goal scorer in the team
  • 1998-1999 4 times USL player of the week
  • 1998-1999 USL top 10 goal scorer honors
  • 1998-1999 D3 league All-Star First team

2008     Inducted into the Arizona Sahuaros Hall of Fame