At Odyssey, it is with pride that we welcome Alyssa Manoogian to our staff of coaches. Manoogian lends a vast degree of experience, talent and commitment to youth soccer education. Her enthusiasm on the field is contagious.
Manoogian is the Assistant Coach for the Colgate University Women's Soccer program where she helped to lead the team to another successful season. She is also the former Assistant Coach at Utica College for the Women's Soccer team. In her Assistant Coaching role, she is responsible for items such as day to day operations, scouting and game and practice preparation.
Manoogian was a Senior Captain with Colgate University Women’s Soccer. Colgate Women’s Soccer won the 2012 Patriot League Championship, a title which Alyssa was a critical component in.
In her tenure at Colgate University, Manoogian was selected to the CollegeSoccer360 Weekly Honor Roll and named to the All-Patriot League Second Team. She was a key player with scoring goals and assists for Colgate.
Before her years at Colgate, Alyssa was a four-year starter and letter-winner at Peabody High School in Massachusetts where she recorded 62 career goals and 65 career assists. Alyssa was in the US U-14 Women’s National Team Pool and named one of Top Drawer Soccer’s Top 100 recruits. She was a three-year member of the Region 1 ODP Team, four-time Massachusetts ODP Team member and three-time Massachusetts All-State Team player. In addition, Manoogian was a three-time Top 10 goal scorer in Eastern Massachusetts and three-time First Team Eastern Massachusetts All-Star. Also during her high school career, Alyssa was the 2007 Salem News Player of the Year and Northeast Conference Player of the Year. Alyssa played for the FC Stars of Massachusetts Soccer Club.