2017 Player Roster

Coaching & Team Staff

Head Coach Ryo Kawaoka

Ryo Kawaoka returns to the SF FlameThrowers as Head Coach. As one of the most respected figures in the Bay Area Ultimate scene, Ryo is a veteran of the elite club circuit (playing for SF Revolver for many years) and also the pro league (playing on the 2014 inaugural FlameThrowers team).

Team Trainer, Dr. Molica Anderson, DC

Dr. Molica Anderson has been working with elite athletes and Ultimate players for years, and we are pleased to welcome her back to the FlameThrowers staff as our Trainer. In addition to her role with the Flamethrowers, Dr. Anderson owns her practice in Novato, Marin Chiropractic and Sports Care. She serves as team physician for club ultimate team, San Francisco Revolver. Molica also is in her sixth year playing for mixed team, American BBQ.

Team Nutritionist Kate Schlag

Kate is a Registered Dietitian and holds a Masters in Public Health with a concentration in nutrition from the University of California, Berkeley. As a Registered Dietitian, she is looking forward to a career in sports nutrition and nutrition communications. When she’s not eating kale and berries, Kate provides dietary guidance to the Flamethrowers to ensure proper nutrition geared towards fueling up before games, promoting recovery after, and optimizing progress throughout the week.