Richmond United Soccer Club



Training & Development Staff

Brent Branker

Coach Brent has been a key part of Richmond United Soccer Club's Programming since 2012.

Coaching Background:

  • RUSC Technical and Development Coach since 2012 to present

  • RYSA 1994 (Provincial Champs, National Championship Finals)

  • RYSA 1997 (multiple Provincial Championships at the metro level)

  • Argentina AC (Vancouver Metro Premier) First Division Champions

  • Fusion FC 1997 and 1998 Boys (BCSPL)

  • Fusion FC 1998 Girls (BCSPL)

  • Whitecaps FC Training Camps

  • Caribbean All Stars 2005 Nations Cup Champions


Education & Training:

  • National B Trained Coach

  • Provincial B Trained Coach


Playing Experience:

  • Trinidad and Tobago National U17 Team

  • Richmond Olympics Premier (VMSL)

  • Argentina AC (VMSL) top scorer

  • Various teams in the Richmond Premier Soccer League which lead to numerous Provincial Championships, MVP awards and scoring titles

  • Fatima College (Trinidad WI) Intercollege  Championships 3 years in a row

  • Langara College: National champions, all Canadian Award, Top Scorer

  • Caribbean All Stars 2005 Nations Cup Champions

Cassie Sammarco


Coach Cass has been coaching with Richmond United Soccer Club since 2012.

Coaching Background:

  • RUSC since 2012

  • Fusion FC 2011 to 2017

  • Whitecaps FC 2010 to 2017

  • U14 Girls Provincial Team in 2013

  • U16 Girls Provincial Team in 2014

  • Western Canada Games in 2015

Education & Training:

  • Provincial B License 

  • Community Coach (Children, Youth and Senior)

Playing Experience:

  • Currently playing in the Metro Women’s Premier League

  • played high-level soccer in youth