Academy Director, Peter Mackie is currently the Head Coach for both the Men and Women’s varsity soccer programs. Mackie was awarded the Central Divison Coach of the year in the OCAA for the 2017 season. Peter departed the University of Waterloo Athletic department last year after 16 years as the Head Coach of both varsity soccer programs.
RED Academy of Soccer have identified academics and edcuation as a significant component of the RED Player Pathway. The educational stream includes college/university player recruitment and academic placement with the opportunity to participate in varsity soccer and athletics as a primary objective and priority for all Academy players. This direct and vital relationship with both of these reputable university athletic programs allows for an easy transitional phase from high school to college. The relationship between Mackie and Conestoga provides recruitment and scholarship opportunities right here locally in our backyard for all interested Academy players.