Stephan von Lattorff
Director of Coaching
Girls 2008/07 - USSF C License, USC National Diploma
Born in Vienna, Austria, and speaking more languages than there are soccer ball sizes, Stephan has been involved in soccer all his life. He played his youth soccer for Austrian pro club SV Stockerau, later played college ball in the U.K. Stephan worked for a sports agency in Liechtenstein for 6 years, managing rising soccer stars on all aspects of their lives (e.g. Georg Margreitter). In 2009, he moved to Florida to manage the Schulz Soccer Academy for three years, running a U23 PDL team and building up a full-time residency program in his time there. Stephan joined AC Delray in 2014, coaching competitive teams from U8 to U18. He has four kids who all play rec ball at the club. Stephan enjoys the beach, loves camping and his favorite ice-cream flavor is lemon.
Director of Recreational Soccer
Assistant Coach Girls 2009 - USSF C License, USC National Diploma
Nick was born and raised in Newcastle, England and has over 20 years playing experience at youth and adult levels. He grew up playing academy soccer for then English Premier League team Newcastle United until the age of 16. During this time, he played under many coaches who went on to be head coaches throughout the world of soccer. At the age of 16 Nick earned his first coaching qualification from the English Football Association. From 16-18 he competed at national and international soccer tournaments before moving to Boca Raton, Florida to attend Lynn University. At Lynn, Nick played under Shaun Pendleton, one of the top NCAA Division II coaches in the nation. After Graduating he earned his United Soccer Coaches National Diploma and his USSF C License. He has been coaching at AC Delray for 8 years and has worked with many teams ranging from U8-U19. Nick is married with three kids and lives in Boca Raton.
Hurricane FC Head Coach/Owner (NSL) - COACHING LICENSES: NSCAA ADVANCED NATIONAL, CBF BRASILIAN FEDERATION B LICENSE, UEFA C.
Luiz Franca born in Brazil, played professional in Brazil has been coaching in South Florida for more than 18 years. He has dedicated his time and efforts into the evolution of players here. Currently, he is the coach of Hurricane FC, a semi-professional team based in Delray Beach, Florida and AC Delray Rush youth development program.
Luiz began to recognize an ambition to change the soccer landscape to give hope to players who have been overlooked. Players that with the right direction and training can be developed and prepared for the next level of play. Players still looking for a chance and having a desire to continue to progres in the game. The vision is to continue discovering and developing the lost talents of South Florida.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s in International Business. FECEA – (BRAZIL). MBA International Business 1997 (UNDERGRADUATE) NOVASOUTHWESTER UNIVERSITY FORTLAUDERDALE FL (USA)