Head Coach U-17s
Patrick Ouckama is in his third season with the New England Revolution Academy. He serves as the head coach of the Under-17 team.
Prior to starting his time as a head coach and after the conclusion of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy's 2016-17 season, Ouckama coached a selection of players born in 2003 and later in the Montreal Impact's International U14 tournament, which the Revolution won, defeating Italy's Bologna FC, 1-0, in the final.
From 2015-16, Ouckama served as head coach of men’s soccer for Ithaca College where the Bombers posted an overall record of 14-17-4 and a conference record of 11-2-1. IC played for the Empire 8 Championship in each of his two seasons at the helm.
During his inaugural year in 2015, Ouckama led the Bombers to a 7-8-3 overall record including a 6-1-0 mark in conference play. Under Ouckama's direction, Ithaca captured its first Empire 8 regular season title since 2008, earning the right to host the conference tournament and defeating Elmira on penalty kicks in the semifinal round. For his efforts, Ouckama was named the Empire 8 Doug May Coach of the year in 2015. In 2016, Ouckama again led the Bombers to the Empire 8 Championships after posting a 5-1-1 mark against conference opponents.
Before Ithaca College, Ouckama coached at the club level at Westchester Soccer Academy, Castleford Youth Soccer Club, and New York Soccer Club. He carries a U.S. Soccer “A” License and is ProZone Analysis Level I Certified.
As a player, Ouckama was a four-year starter for Ithaca from 2001-04, and served as a team captain for three seasons. During his time in Ithaca, Ouckama was an All-Empire 8 selection four times and earned three Northeast All-Region honors. After graduating from Ithaca with a degree in journalism in 2005, he moved on to play professionally for the Baltimore Blast of the Major Indoor Soccer League