Hideki Nakada, Stanford Women’s Soccer Associate Head Coach join Silicon Valley soccer academy as the girls technical director.Hideki guided Stanford to 2 national championships in 2017 & 2019. During the 2019 season, Stanford set a program record with 102 goals and won its 5th consecutive Pac-12 championship. Nakada helped Stanford earn NSCAA Pacific Region Staff of the Year in 2017. In 2015, Nakada was
named NSCAA Pacific Region Assistant Coach of the Year, helping the Cardinal to a 19-2-2 overall record. His responsibilities with the program include coaching, recruiting, game planning, scouting, and video.He arrived from University of Oregon, where he was the program’s defensive coach and recruiting coordinator in 2013, and immediately helped Stanford reach the 2014 NCAA College Cup. His collegiate coaching career began with three seasons at Idaho State, and continued with four at Marquette, and one at Oregon.
“I am excited for the opportunity and to be involved with SVSA/PASC in my role. I look forward to working with the players, families, and staff at SVSA/PASC and making sure we’ll do what’s required to grow and get each programs moving in the right direction.”
“Hideki brings so much experience and expertise both on and off the field to our girls academy program. To bring somebody in like Hideki with his expertise, positive energy and the experiences he has is a huge acquisition for our SVSA Academy. I’m genuinely excited to work with Hideki.” Added Rodrigo Baptista