Alex Gamez – Commissioner
Bowie FC Soccer Commissioner
James Ferguson – Director of Coaching
Nikki Clowers – Registrar
Role: Girls U11 Coach
From: Bowie, MD
Education: Bachelor Degree in Elementary Education
Played: BBGC intramural, Bowie travel for the Bowie Mustangs, Bowie High School, Washington Bible College.
Soccer love: Love the teamwork required to produce success on the field.
Soccer hate: Fake injuries and dives.
Favorite player of old: Mia Hamm
Favorite player of new: Lionel Messi
Name: James Ferguson
Role: Director of Coaching, U14 & U12 Coach
From: Scotland, UK.
Education: Degree in Sports Science from the University of Portsmouth, UK,
Licences: USSF D Licence Holder, and about to undertake the USSF C Licence in August.
Certified and accredited Interscholastic Soccer Coach.
Played: high school, junior college and University.
Soccer love: A hard but fair tackle
Soccer Hate: Diving and faking injury
Favorite player of old: Roy Keane ( Midfield- Manchester Utd)
Favorite player new: N’Golo Kante ( Midfield- Chelsea)
Name: Lance Smith
Role: Current head coach U16 Girls and U8 Boys, former Director and coach of many teams.
From: Bowie, MD
Education: Computer Science, UMD
License: USSF E
Played: Travel and High School
Soccer Love: Diving header goals
Soccer Hate: Faking injury – the only thing to hate.
Favorite player of old: Diego Maradona
Favorite player of new: Christian Pulisic
Name: Michael Prendergast
Role: Head Coach
From: Montego Bay Jamaica
Played: High School & College/holding midfielder
Soccer love: possession football with intent
Soccer Hate: Diving
Favorite player of old: Thierry Henry
Favorite player new: Alexandre Lacazette/Mezut Ozil
Name: Nikki Clowers
Role: Head Coach/Boys 2008 (Travel)
From: Roanoke VA
Education: Masters of Public Administration, University of Georgia; B.A./Political Science, VA Tech
Licences: F License; 9v9 license
Played: youth soccer; basketball through high school; softball through college; collegiate rugby
Soccer love: defensive tackling
Soccer Hate: flops
Favorite player of old: Wambach
Favorite player new: Rooney
Name: Scott H Lee
Role: GU13 County Coach, 5 years with BBGC
From: Edgewater, MD
Education: BA Biology, UMBC
Licences: USSF D License, MSYSA Youth1, Youth2, USC Goalkeeping 1, Grade 8 referee
Played: Highschool, Still play Futsal, Pickup where ever I can :-}
Soccer love: A clinical finish, Seeing the “lightbulb switch on” for a player
Soccer Hate: It’s all beautiful
Favorite player of old: Pele
Favorite player new: Tobin Heath, USWNT
Name: Tejan Hamid
From: Columbia, MD
Education: Pursuing Bachelors in Communication & Business Management- U of Maryland
Played: High school, Club and University.
Soccer love: Sharp build up play resulting in a clinical finish
|Soccer Hate: Racism
Favorite player of old: King Thierry Henry ( Forward- Arsenal FC)
Favorite player new: Mesut Ozil ( Midfield- Arsenal FC)