Oscar Gaytan

Oscar played for Kickers Soccer Club in Aurora growing up. He attended West Aurora High School and was a 2x All-Area/All-Conference/All-Sectional selection. Played collegiately at Roosevelt University and graduated in 2018. Won one regular season championship and one conference tournament championship advancing to the NAIA National Tournament in 2015. Captain of the program junior and senior years. Graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Finance. Also coached at Kickers Soccer Club upon graduation.

Why Did you join Eclipse Select Soccer Club?

I was recruited by Cleo Huitron to assist in the coaching duties of the boys ECNL program and it was an opportunity I could not pass up. The club has a history of developing top talent and I’m excited to see the West location continue to grow.

What do you like the most about coaching?

Development. It’s a great responsibility and privilege to use the sport we all love as a driving force to make a positive impact in every players development as human beings and soccer players.

Why should prospective players join Eclipse over other clubs in the area?

The club provides a pathway and platform for players to showcase their talents and abilities on a national stage. Along with a dedicated coaching staff helping and supporting players to reach their potential and accomplish their goals.