Erwin Van Elst is a member of our full time staff and is currently of Director of Coaching. On top of his SCOR-Meulensteen duties he is self employed as a partner in Meulensteen Method, developing soccer curriculum, offering coaching education and clinics and running camps. Erwin is originally from the Netherlands.
Erwin brings a lot of soccer experience to SCOR, he was selected for the Dutch Regional team, played on a state championship team, played amateur soccer, and played professional soccer with Helmond Sports in the Netherlands. Erwin bring a wealth of knowledge with many years of coaching behind him. He was named high school district coach of the year, Forest Hills Northern boys and girls coach, former ODP coach, organized 5-day coaching educational trip to Manchester United, 3x NSCAA presenter at the coaches convention and coached at a number of West MI clubs.
Erwin graduated from CIOS, Arnham, Netherlands and Trinity Christian College. Erwin was an All-American and Rookie of the year when he was playing at Trinity Christian College.
He currently holds a UEFA B-License and USSF B-license
He resides in Grandville, Michigan
Erwin is currently coaching:
2005 Select Black Girls
2005 Premier Boys
2001 Premier 1 Girls
2001 Premier 1 Boys