Meet The Team
Coach Shawn Maloney
Co-owner / Director and Head Coach of Xtreme Soccer
Coach Maloney and his family are lifelong members of this community, and like him, they live and breathe soccer. He is an extremely driven soccer coach with a diverse coaching background; instilling enthusiasm, skills, and motivation to his soccer players of all ages over the past 15 years. Coach Maloney is the Head Coach for the Belleville Henderson Boys Varsity Soccer team and is currently known as the coach who has taken the team to incredible victories, both on and off the field. Under his direction for the past 6 years, the Varsity Boys Soccer Team has set multiple school records. During the past three seasons, Coach Maloney has led the team to 3 undefeated seasons (Class D schools during the regular season), earning Several Frontier League Championship Titles. This past season (2022) the team won their first Sectional Title as well as made it to the State Semifinals. Prior to arriving at Belleville, Coach Maloney was a former Assistant Coach of the Men’s Soccer Team at Jefferson Community College. He has also coached a wide array of both girls and boys teams at the YMCA for over 10 years and the NNYYSL league for over five years. He has extensive knowledge of the State Cup Process as well as the try out and game process for the Olympic Development Program (OPD), and he has had the privilege of chaperoning an Olympic Development Program Camp in New Jersey. Coach Maloney runs clinics and camps, often bringing in college coaches to help ignite the love of soccer to all of his players.
Coach Derek Pitkin
Xtreme Soccer Coach
Coach Derek Pitkin also know as Coach Duck is a lifetime resident of the area. He has been coaching for approximately 12 years and has coached for various clubs and leagues through those years. He’s coached all levels at the YMCA for teams ranging u10 to u19. He has coached in the NNYYSL league for a number of years as well. Coach Duck has taken teams to many tournaments in New York and as well as other states. Teams under his coaching have travelled to Disney World, Niagara Falls, Saratoga, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Atlantic City for beach soccer. He has also organized club trips to watch the NY Red Bulls play, including a starting 11 experience for the younger children. His love of the game is evident in the passion he brings to coaching, helping players learn the technical aspect of the game and developing not only their skills but their sportsmanship, all while having fun.
Coach Brady Maloney
Xtreme Soccer Coach
Coach Jess Winters
Co-owner/Director and Head Coach of Upstate Elite Cheer at the SportsPlex
Coach Jessica has been the coach of Upstate Elite Cheer since January 2021. Her mother, Coach Sarah, and she have been running the program out of the SportsPlex for almost a year and a half. She operates TeamSideline which is how our coaches communicate with all athletes at the SportsPlex. She handles all communications, the organization of competitions, and the credentialing of all coaches and volunteers for the cheerleading program. She also certified the program through the US All-Star Federation (USASF). Coach Jessica organizes every competition and all aspects of Cheerleading at the sportsplex. She has been a Varsity Cheer Coach at Belleville Henderson Central School for the past 9 years and a Modified Cheer Coach for 3 years. She was named the 2019 Frontier League Coach of the Year and her team has 4 Section III championships (2018, 2019, 2020, 2022) and are 3-time state qualifiers (2016, 2018, 2019). She has been the choreographer for all the competing teams she has coached. Coach Jessica was also a former NYS cheerleading judge for 5 years.
Coach Sarah Sugden
Co-owner/ Coach of Upstate Elite Cheer at the SportsPlex
Coach Sarah has been a coach at Upstate Elite Cheer since it started in 2021. She has also been a Varsity Cheer Coach at Belleville Henderson for 10 years. Her team has 4 Section III Championships and are 3-Time State Qualifiers. She has also received extensive training in concussion diagnosis, prevention, and therapy, especially in relation to sports injuries. Coach Sarah is the Owner and Audiologist of East Coast Audiology and Physical Therapy.
Coach Julie Grimshaw
Coach Erica Nelson
Coach Jordon Ray
Coach Jada Ormsby