Wagner & Woolf Team

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Robert Wagner

Robert Wagner / Founder

  • Born in Berlin, Germany
  • Co-Founder of Wagner&Woolf
  • Soccer Career: Hallescher FC (U19s Youth Bundesliga, 3.Bundesliga), Tus Koblenz (Regionalliga)
  • Graduating from Rhein-Ahr-Campus in 2014 with a degree in Sports Management
  • Following his graduation he accepted a scholarship offer from the 2014 NCAA Division 2 Finalist Carson-Newman University and played one season for the California State University, San Bernardino
Dylan Murphy

Dylan Murphy / Founder

  • Born in Newcastle, Australia
  • Co-Founder of Wagner & Woolf
  • Youth career: Newcastle Jets (Australian Hyundai A League)
  • Following his release at 18 from the u-21s he immediately accepted the opportunity of a scholarship offer from Division 1 powerhouse UCSB (University of California, Santa Barbara)
  • Big West conference champions in 2014 under NCAA National Championship winning coach Tim Vom Steeg
  • Graduating from UCSB in 2015 with a degree in Political Science and Government
  • Coaching Experience: Graduate Assistant at CSUSB, Assistant Coach at the Santa Barbara Junior College
Rico Freimuth

Rico Freimuth / Head of Track & Field

  • Born in Potsdam, Germany
  • German decathlete - 6th at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London
  • 3rd at 2015 World Championships in Beijing
  • 2nd at 2017 World Championships in London
  • Personal best: 8663 (Ratingen, 2017)
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Economics (FH Merseburg)
Aimee Philipps

Aimee Philipps / Scouting & Player Identification

  • Born in Greymouth, New Zealand
  • Soccer Career: New Zealand National Team, USV Jena, Cardiff Met. Ladies F.C., Nortern Tigers
  • Coaching Experience: Youth Coach alongside Malia Steinmetz at Northern Tigers & North Turramurra
  • Aimee also runs her own Business as an English Language Consultant which caters for: General English, Business English and Pronunciation
Nicola Geuer

Nicola Geuer / Head of Tennis

  • Born in Duisburg, Germany
  • Professional Tennis Player (WTA Top 100 in doubles)
  • Playing 1st division (Bundesliga) in Germany
  • Currently studying international management (Ansbach university)
  • Sports commentator
James Pendrigh

James Pendrigh / Head of Soccer Recruiting

  • Born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Youth Career: Asia Pacific Football Academy
  • James has experience playing at three Division 1 colleges: the University of Dayton, UW Green Bay and Drake University
  • He earned a bachelor's degree in communications and played after college in Canada, Sweden, Finland, New Zealand, and Australia.
  • Currently, James resides in NSW, Australia leading the football recruitment for Wagner & Woolf, using his network and inter-relationship skills to help elite athletes pursue their athletic dreams
Harrison Devenish Meares

Harrison Devenish Meares / Director of Business Development

  • Born in Sydney, Australia
  • Youth Career: Northern Tigers FC (4th Division Australia)
  • Following two years studying medical science in Sydney, Australia, he accepted a scholarship offer and transferred to the University of South Florida
  • There he captained the side in the Division 1 NCAA tournament, and was elected president of the student athlete advisory committee and implemented environmentally conscious initiatives in the athletic department
  • Since graduating with a bachelor’s degree in biological health science, Harrison has moved to Europe where he signed a multi-year professional contract
Levi Edkins

Levi Edkins / Head of Golf

  • Born in Byron Bay, Australia
  • Youth Career: Hills Golf Academy, Australia.
  • Levi spent his collegiate career at Wingate University & Florida Tech and graduated with a major in Business administration / Sports Management
  • He is assisting in the scouting and transition of our golfers to the US College System
  • In addition, Levi works in a consultancy role for both Red Bull and LIV Golf