If you missed the first try-out for the Vista Storm U-23, no problem.  We are having call-backs on Monday, August 22nd, at 8:00pm.  The call-back will be at the Vista Sports Park.

For more information get in touch with coach Vlahos, iannisvlahos@yahoo.com.


A United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “A” licensed coach, Giovanni has experience coaching at all levels of soccer, and will begin working with Storm immediately.

Giovanni began his career as a high school coach, then moved on to starting the men’s and women’s programs at USC-Salkehatchie.  After this junior college stint he moved on to Greensboro College, and from there he moved on to work at Duke University, where he volunteered for three years.

While at Duke, he was the Academy Director for Burlington Soccer Club.  At BSC he worked with the club to develop their curriculum for 7-10 year olds.  In North Carolina he also worked with coaching education and the Olympic Development program.

In 2011, Giovanni moved to southern California with his wife.  Upon arriving he coached at San Diego State University for a season and has been with the Del Mar Sharks.  He also works for Cal South, within their coaching education, and he is also a scout for the Pro Plus- Olympic Development Program.