Gerry O'Donnell, the Director of the Metros Soccer Academy (MSA), is recognized as one of the nation's outstanding coaches. O'Donnell's celebrated coaching career began over twenty-five years ago. O'Donnell was instrumental in starting what's now called the Triangle United Soccer Association (TUSA). The Triangle United Soccer Association is the byproduct of a merger between the Durham/Chapel Hill STRIKERS Soccer Club 'and' Chapel Hill United.
Gerry O'Donnell is Currently:
- 2013: Manchester United Special Topics Coaching Course - ENGLAND, UK
- 2008-present: Coaching Triangle Futbol Club
- 2005-‘08: Director of Coaching Triangle United Soccer Association
- 2004-‘05: Director of Coaching D/CH Strikers Soccer Club
- 1993-'94 PAC-6 COACH OF THE YEAR (COY).
- 1992-'93 NORTH CAROLINA HIGH SCHOOL COY.
- 1992-'93 NCSCA REGIONAL COY.
- 1992-'93 PAC-6 COACH OF THE YEAR (COY).
- 1991-'92 N.C.Y.S.A. COACH OF THE YEAR.
- DIRECTOR OF COACHING OF THE NORTH CAROLINA (SR.) AMATEUR SOCCER Association.
- ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF THE N.C. YOUTH SOCCER ASSOCIATION COACHING SCHOOL.
- HEAD COACH - CHAPEL HILL HIGH SCHOOL.
- HEAD COACH - NCASA O.D.P U-23., REGIONAL CHAMPIONS, NATIONAL FINAL FOUR in 1991-'92.
- HEAD COACH OF THE CELLULAR One METROS.
- UNC Chapel Hill - Full Scholarship Player
- Captain of the Limerick Oscar Trainer (U-18) team - Ireland
- Irish Schoolboys National Team
- NY Cosmos
- NY Eintracht
- Chapel Hill Metros