Quakes Legend Ramiro Corrales to Coach Breakers U18 Academy
Santa Cruz Breakers Academy is proud to announce the appointment of Ramiro Corrales, the legendary San Jose Earthquakes player, captain and recent Hall of Fame inductee, as its U18 Academy Head Coach effective immediately.
A native of Salinas, Corrales’ impressive playing career includes over 15 years of professional playing experience in the MLS with the San Jose Earthquakes, where he joined team in its inaugural season, and led the team as captain from 2008 until his retirement in 2013. He was the last of the original 1996 players to retire, and was inducted as the 9th member of the San Jose Earthquakes’ Hall of Fame in September of last year. In addition, Ramiro earned six caps for the United States National Team and represented the United States in the 2000 Summer Olympics.
Ramiro is looking forward to heading up the Santa Cruz Breakers U18 Academy, and is particularly interested in developing the playing talent from the South Bay, Central Coast and Salinas regions to the highest level possible.
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