Former Trainees

Winston Buddle, Founder/Director has personally trained several players using his “Golden Touch Philosophy.” Some of these players have been selected to join state, regional, national, collegiate, and professional teams. Read about a few of our talented athletes below.

Edson Buddle

Son Edson Buddle

175 lbs.
Born: 5/21/1981
Hometown: New Rochelle, NY
College: State Fair CC
World Cup 2010 South Africa
MLS LA Galaxy
MLS New York Redbulls—2006
MLS LA Galaxy 2007-2010
MLS Columbus Crew—2001–2006
US U-23 Olympic Team (2004)
US U-20 Youth World Cup Team 2001
US U-18 National Team

Stephanie Smith

Stephanie Smith

Hometown: White Plains, New York
Penn State from 2000-04'
Vancouver Whitecaps from 05'-O7'
Atlanta Silver backs
Member of Greater Atlanta Women's Soccer Association
Libby Closson

Libby Closson

Born: 04/24/1997
Hometown: Scarsdale, New York
Current: Boston University
2007-2015 NY Rush Priots 1997
Disney,Wags,CASL,MSC, Tournament and State Championship
2013-2015 U.S. Soccer Academy Trainee

Kyle Martino

Kyle Martino

144 lbs.
Born: 2/19/1981
Hometown: Westport, CT
College: Virginia
NBC Sports ------Current
L.A. Galaxy—2007-2009
MLS Columbus Crew—2002–2006
US U-23 Olympic Team (2004)
Men’s Senior National Team—Current
US U-20 Youth World Cup Team
US U-18 National Team
Charles Altcheck

Charles Altcheck

195 lbs.
Hometown: Rye, NY
College: Harvard University
2005 Ivy League Player of the Year
Rebecca Moros

Rebecca Moros

Born: 5/6/1985
Hometown: Larchmont, NY
College: Duke University
NWSL: Houston Dash Current
Kansas City FC
Portland Thorns
Washington Freedom
INAC Kobe Japan 2011-13
Second-team All-ACC selection as sophomore
Participated with U.S. U-21 National Team in the spring and summer of 2006
Ranks tied for seventh on Duke’s career charts for assists
Eleven assists in 2004 ranks as tied for second most in Duke single-season history
Benny Feihaber

Benny Feihaber

Born: 1/19/1985
Hometown: Scarsdale, NY
College: UCLA
MLS LAFC --- Current
World Cup 2010 South Africa
Aarhus Gymnastikforening (AGF or AGF Aarhus) , Denmark

Stephen Elias



169 lbs.

Born: 05/20/1997

Hometown: Rye, NY

College: North Carolina State -- Current

West Ham United Academy of Football – London, England 2012--2013

U-14 & U-15 US Boys National Team

Albertson Soccer Club – 2012--2013

FC Westchester – 2009--2012

New York Red Bulls - 2011

Beachside Soccer Club - 2009

Winston Buddle Personal Trainer -- Current


Zaire Bartley



175 lbs.

Born: 03/05/1998

Hometown: Bronx, NY

HS Graduation Year: 2016

JA U-17 Team CONCACAF Championships

MLS Academy New York Red Bulls’ – Current

Winston Buddle Personal Trainer -- Current