Founder of Evolve Soccer Academy, grew up in Southern California playing and developing the love for the game. Giancarlo’s passion has always been soccer and now has the opportunity to pass along his knowledge and experiences to our youth soccer community. He attended Mater Dei High School where he lettered all four years and captained his team to a CIF Championship. During his high school years he played club soccer for the Pateadores. Giancarlo captained this powerhouse team for multiple years and won many championships. During that same period of time Giancarlo was active in the Olympic Development Program and was also selected to attend the Adidas ESP (Elite Soccer Program). After graduating from High School Giancarlo earned a full ride scholarship and started all 4 years at the University of Tulsa. After a successful college career and earning his International Business degree Giancarlo turned to coaching, primarily focusing on private and small group training. With over 20 years of coaching experience Giancarlo is excited to share his passion through the Evolve Soccer Academy. Giancarlo now resides in Long Beach, Ca and is married with two beautiful young children.