Rocky Orezzoli

U12 White / Girls League Rep


For our 2021/22 season Rocky will serve as our Girls U12 White team coach, as well a Club Trainer and our Girls League Rep. Prior to that for the past 11 seasons, Coach Rocky served as our  Girls Director of Coaching. In this his 24th year with Team Boca, Coach Rocky brings vast experience to our girls program.  At one time or another Rocky has coached just about every age girl’s team in our program.  Coach Rocky was also formerly the Lynn University Women’s Head Coach for ten years.  Just the second person ever to hold such a position, Orezzoli assumed control of the LU women’s program in 1998 after serving as an assistant coach the previous five seasons.  He produced immediate results, leading the Fighting Knights to the 1998 NCAA Division II National Title and has led Lynn to a very impressive winning record since.  Coach Rocky is also be the Head Coach of our WPSL Pro-Am team, the Team Boca Blast, which began competition in the spring of 2012. He has been the Blast Head Coach since inception.

A native of Queens, N.Y. who spent time on Long Island before moving to Florida at an early, age, Orezzoli played his high school soccer at Piper High School in Sunrise before attending Florida Atlantic University where he played four years of soccer.  Playing both as a midfielder and defender, Orezzoli became the school’s first-ever four-year letter winner in men’s soccer.  A 1989 FAU grad with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, Orezzoli then passed the Certified Public Accountant’s examination.  Since graduating from FAU, Orezzoli has been involved in women’s soccer at nearly every level.  He served as the head girl’s soccer coach at Boca Raton’s St. Andrew’s Prep for six years before taking over the program at Spanish River for five seasons, putting together an impressive 128-14-7 while leading the Sharks.  His teams won five district titles and made three Final Four appearances, winning state titles in 1996 and 1997.  He earned a number of awards during his stay at Spanish River, earning numerous Coach of the Year honors in the process.

Rocky has a US Soccer Federation National Coaching license and is certainly one of the most experienced and respected coaches in the state.

This entry was posted in Girls Coaching Profiles. Bookmark the permalink.