Our staff is made up of a group of people who are here willing to do whatever it takes to help make you the best person and player that you can be… Meet these individuals below…


Founder| Director

Stephen Martin

Contact: 413-530-1772

Email: smartin@excelsportsne.com



Founder| Director of Player Development and Recruiting

Tommy Guy


Email: guyt@springfieldpublicschools.com

Tom Guy finished his career at AIC as the most prolific passer in program history, finishing his career as the school record-holder in almost every passing category, while leading the Yellow Jackets to a record of 27-15 and the Eastern Football Conference title in 2000.

He finished as the career record-holder in yards of total offense (9,229), passing yardage (9,247), pass attempts (1,162), completions (636) and touchdown passes (73), and in 2002 set the single-season record for yards of total offense (3,030), passing yardage (3,003), pass attempts (416) and completions (218).

Guy finished his AIC career with 73 touchdown passes on 636 completions from 1,160 attempts.

Tom has been a coach at Springfield Central for the last 9 years.



Founder | General Manager

Valdamar Brower

Contact: 413-695-0179

Email:  browerv@springfieldpublicschools.com

Valdamar Brower is in his in his eleventh season as the Head Football Coach at Springfield Central High School in Springfield, Massachusetts.

He has been with Springfield Central for a total of fourteen football seasons working the Freshman and Junior Varsity levels as in that time.

During his time at Springfield Central High School current and former players have had over 30 Division 1 and 2 Scholarship opportunities.

His playing career he started all four years as a defensive lineman at Umass earning All-American.

Brower earned a Master’s in Special Education 5-12 Moderate Disabilities from Cambridge College in 2011.

NFL HSPD Springfield, MA Camp coordinator 2013-2015.

This year’s Springfield Central team lead by Valdamar Brower, brought the first ever State Championship to Western Massachusetts.



Volunteer Director of Strength and Conditioning

Christian Ferrara

Contact: 201-406-0553

Email: csf9393@gmail

Christian graduated from West Essex high school in 1999.

After playing at Syracuse University for four years he was a 7th round draft pick in 2004.

While at Syracuse Christian was name all big east two times.

He graduated with a degree in Exercise Science.


Director of Youth National Programs

William Watson

Contact: 413-221-8875

Email: ead413@yahoo.com