Jeff Biamonte, President
Jeff has been a member of the Hyde Park Soccer League board since 2009 and has served as president since 2011. He has two daughters that are active soccer players in the league. He currently coaches two elementary level teams (each of his daughters' teams) and also serves as the Elementary Division Coordinator. Jeff has introduced a renewed focus on girls soccer as he created the summer girls player development program in 2012. He is also the coach of our girls U10 tournament team, the Hyde Park Thunder. He captains our Hyde Park Men's Over 30 team in the summer and winter leagues. Jeff is an avid fan of soccer and greatly enjoys the opportunity to spend time with his daughters and their friends on the fields.
Rob Deary, Past President
Rob has been an active member of the Hyde Park Soccer community for many years. He has taken on numerous roles including player, coach, referee, and board member. His Saturday usually includes coaching two games, serving as a referee and then running off to play for his men's team. Rob has children playing in the elementary and middle school divisions and serves as the coach for both teams. He currently serves as the recreation division coordinator for the PeeWee and Middle School level and also is focused on mentoring the young referees in our organization. He is responsible for coordinating our referees for both the recreation and travel programs. He ensures that our referees are certified and serves as a mentor for many of the young referees in our program. He keeps our referee community aware of educational opportunities as well as recertification requirements. Rob is an avid soccer fan and a strong supporter of the Newcastle United Football Club.
Mike Wajda, Fields & Equipment
Mike has been a part of the Hyde Park Soccer League family for many years. He is responsible for the upkeep or our beautiful fields as well as our equipment. He has ensured that we are known to have the nicest fields in Dutchess County by coordinating our lawn service and fertilizing routine. With the support of his retired father, he paints the lines on our fields each week and addresses any issues that surface with our goals. Mike's younger son currently plays in our Middle School division while his oldest is an alumnus of our travel program. His oldest is currently pursuing professional soccer dreams in Europe.
Kevin Creighton, Fields & Equipment
Kevin has been a part of the Hyde Park Soccer League family for many years. He invests lots of his time and experience in improving the conditions of our fields. His wife is often at the fields on Saturday working in the Snack Hut. Kevin is a travel coach for our High School Boys team and recently led the team to an undefeated championship season in 2012. Kevin's son is a travel level player in our league who also serves as a referee as well as a head coach in the recreation division.New members: Crissy Allers, Ron Johannesen, Dawn Essig, Reinaldo Pizzaro, Christian Williams & Bryan Woods