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Coaches Recognized by Peers as Coaches of the Year

Posted by NSCAA on Jan 18, 2013 in Awards 1 Comment

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A total of 23 head coaches and four assistant coaches have been honored by their peers for their accomplishments this past season.

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced tonight the 2012 NSCAA/Field Turf Coaches of the Year, as well as the 2012 Assistant Coaches of the Year.

The NSCAA recognizes national and regional coaches of the year at each level of collegiate, high school and youth play. The honorees received their award Friday evening at the annual Awards Banquet at the NSCAA Convention in Indianapolis.


NCAA D-I Brian Weise Georgetown University (D.C.)
NCAA D-II Cale Wassermann Saginaw Valley State University (Mich.)
NCAA D-III Brad McCarty Messiah College  (Pa.)
NAIA Brian McMahon Belhaven University (Miss.)
NCCAA D-I Ryan Jorden California Baptist University
NCCAA D-II Chris McHugh Moody Bible Institute (Ill)
Junior College D-I Nelson Cupello Monroe Community College (N.Y.)
Junior College D-III Juan Sanchez Mt. San Antonio College (Calif.)
Boys Division I John Conlon East Kentwood High School (Mich.)
Boys Division II O'Brien Byrd Whitefish High School (Mont.)
Private/Parochial Scott Molfenter Carroll High School (Ohio)
Youth Boys Greg Winkler Fon du Lac Youth Soccer (Wisc.)


NCAA D-I Erica Walsh Penn State University
NCAA D-II Joe Bartlinski University of West Florida
NCAA D-III Mark Stauffer Misericordia University (Pa.)
NAIA Bill Bahr Olivet Nazarene University (Ill.)
NCCAA D-I Kristen St. Clair California Baptist University
NCCAA D-II Mark Bates Clearwater Christian College (Fla.)
Junior College D-I Kacey Bingham Paradise Valley Community College (Ariz.)
Junior College D-III Ruben Gonzalez Cerritos College (Calif.)
High School D-I Randy Dodge Aliso Niguel High School (Calif.)
High School D-II Steve Burgess American Heritage School (Fla.)
Private/Parochial Troy Tokarchik Bishop Kelley High School (Okla.)

Assistant Coaches of the Year

Senior College Men* Johnny Torres Creighton University (Neb.)
Senior College Women* Bill Palladino Universiy of North Carolina
Junior College  Suzie Hinman Butler Community College
High School Kevin Barrows Wesleyan Christian Academy (N.C.)

*Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Assistant Coach of the Year

Related Link

2012 Awards Central

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    • David Hourcade
    • 01/23/2013 01:51pm

    Congratulations to all!