Golden State Academy - Developing The Golden Touch

Who We Are ?

F.C. Golden State Academy provides the ideal introduction into youth soccer for all young players.
Our objectives are simple:
  • Ignite and enhance player’s early passion for the game
  • Tailored age-specific training curriculum focusing on the core technical disciplines such as dribbling, passing, ball control and finishing
  • Provide a fun and safe environment for all participants
  • Enhance player’s social experiences
  • Long-term development plan

What is Included ?

  • Two training sessions per week with qualified coaches
  • Two age appropriate league seasons - Spring and Fall
  • Futsal as part of year round curriculum -Indoor soccer endorsed by FIFA
  • Golden State uniform



Skills Technical Clinic
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Fridays - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Where: La Salle High School - 3880 E Sierra Madre Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107
Info: All players attending MUST bring a soccer ball as the sessions will be solely focused on individual skills.
Coach: Matt Bowden - (626) 203-3734 - MatthewB@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Matt Bowden



Shooting Clinic
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Fridays - 7:30pm to 8pm
Where: La Salle High School - 3880 E Sierra Madre Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107
Info: Bring a soccer ball as the sessions will be solely focused on individual shooting. Goalkeepers are encouraged to attend and will benefit greatly from our Skills and Shooting Clinics. In fact, improving footwork is essential to a goalkeeper’s development. Both University and National programs expect their keepers to have a high degree of finesse when it comes to their feet. Because of this, we strongly encourage your goalkeeper to attend the clinics.
Coach: Matt Bowden - (626) 203-3734 - MatthewB@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Matt Bowden


Goalkeeper (Advanced) Clinics
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Where: Monrovia High School - 845 W Colorado Blvd, Monrovia, CA 91016
Info: -
Coach: Ramon Melin - (626) 817-1017 - RamonM@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Ramon


Goalkeeper (Beginners) Clinics
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Thursdays - 7pm to 8:45pm
Where: Oak Ave Intermediate School - 16623 N. Oak Ave. Temple City, CA 91780 - (MAP)
Info: -
Coach: Ramon Melin - (626) 817-1017 - RamonM@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Ramon


Skills Clinic - Hacienda Heights
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Fridays - 6pm to 7:45pm
Where: Glen A Wilson High School - 16455 Wedgeworth Dr. Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
Info: All players attending MUST bring a soccer ball, water and soccer attire.
Coach: Jose Botello - (323) 707-3432 - JoseB@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Jose Botello


Skills & Shooting Clinic - Los Angeles
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Tuesday & Fridays - 6pm to 8pm
Where: John Ferraro Athletic Fields - 5101 Zoo Dr. - Los Angeles, CA 90027
Info: All players attending MUST bring a soccer ball & wear a uniform
Coach: Gabriel Penaloza - (213) 321-8393 - GabeP@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Gabriel Penaloza


Skills Clinic - Van Nuys
Who: Open to ALL players and ages - Boys and Girls
When: Mondays & Wednesdays - 6pm to 7:30pm
Where: Birmingham High School - Ramirez Field - 17000 Haynes St. - Van Nuys, CA 91406
Info: All players attending MUST bring a soccer ball & wear a uniform
Coach: Bryant Molina - (323) 289-7231 - BryantM@FCGoldenState.com
Matt Bowden - (626) 203-3734 - MatthewB@FCGoldenState.com
What to Do: Contact Bryant Molina or Matt Bowden



Bookmark and Share