Director of Coaching
Sandip Patel has been coaching select soccer since 2006. He has coached at AFC Lightning Fayette, Griffin Excel, and now is the Director of Coaching at AFC Lightning Griffin. He holds a USSF National D License, NSCAA National Diploma, and a NSCAA National Goalkeeping Diploma.
Girls Staff Coach
Danny Cuviello is currently the JV Boys coach at Pike County High School. He just finished up his first-year coaching in Athena B and had 2 successful seasons. He has coached the Rec side for 13 years and decided it was time to further his education and has acquired his National D license. He is excited to join AFC Lightning Griffin this year to expand his education in training and game structure with the club.