Induction Year: 2020
One of the winningest soccer coaches in New York State history, Ron Eden has won more than 375 matches … with a career winning percentage of .860!. He has multiple state, Long Island and Suffolk County titles to his name.
His legacy also includes induction of the Brentwood Hall of Fame and Long Island Soccer Player Halls of Fame.
As a player he had a fun pro soccer career from 1976 to 1981, playing for the NY Apollo, and NY United.
Ron played against national teams from Israel, Peru, Columbia, Costa Rica, China, Angola, Mozambique, Honduras, Guatemala, and Ecuador during his professional career.
For semi-pro and club teams over a 12 year span he also played for Inter Gulian, Greek Americans, Doxa, Inwood, GH Metros, Blue Star, Lynbrook, Glen Cove, and Islip Soccer Clubs.