Sean Melendez is in his first season as an assistant coach at Saddleback during the 2012 season. A product of Servite HS in Anaheim, Melendez went on to play college soccer at Sacramento State where he was an all-conference selection, his team’s captain for two seasons, and established new school records for most games started and most minutes played.
He went on to play professionally with several teams, including the Long Island Rough Riders, the California Gold, and alongside Saddleback head coach BJ McNicol with the Utah Blitzz.
Melendez started his coaching career as the head coach at Christian Brothers HS in Sacramento and is the current head coach at Rosary HS in Fullerton. He is also a coach and the Director of Coaching for girls soccer with the Mission Viejo Soccer Club. He makes his home in Orange.