Philadelphia, PA, January 16, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Twenty-four head coaches and four assistant coaches from around the country have been recognized by their fellow NSCAA peers as the 2013 NSCAA/FieldTurf Coaches of the Year and 2013 NSCAA/FieldTurf 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. These honorees will be presented their award Friday, Jan. 17 at the annual NSCAA Awards Banquet, held in conjunction with the NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia.
Men's/Boys' Coaches of the Year
Women's/Girls' Coaches of the Year
NCAA Division I
Bobby Clark, Notre Dame
Steve Swanson, Virginia
NCAA Division II
Marc Hubbard, Southern New Hampshire
Dave Dilanni, Grand Valley State
NCAA Division III
Tim Oswald, Rutgers-Camden
Aliceann Wilber, William Smith
Wulf Koch, Auburn Montgomery
Grant Landy, Concordia (Ore.)
NCCAA Division I
Camilo Rodriquez, Southern Wesleyan
Jason Surrell, Azusa Pacific
NCCAA Division II
Andrew Scott, Northland Intl.
Chris Carmichael, Bob Jones
Junior Col. Division I
Jordan Carver, Iowa Western
Brad Silvey, Iowa Western
Junior Col. Division III
Daniel Ortega, Hartnell (Calif.)
Ruben Gonzalez, Cerritos College
High School (Large)
Bunky Colvin, McIntosh High (Ga.)
Rick Pribyl, Blue Valley Northwest High (Kan.)
High School (Small)
Leland "Buddy" Hayford, Twin Valley (Vt.)
Jay Lipe, Glenwood High (Ill.)
High School (Private)
Stephen Nichols, McDonogh (Md.)
John Burke, Catholic Memorial High (Wis.)
John Greaves, Yardley Makefield Soccer Club (Pa.)
Troy Dayak, West Coast Soccer Club (Calif.)
Senior College Asst.
John Deely, Connecticut
Kerry Dziczkaniec, Virgnia
Junior College Asst.
Athena Gramates, Howard Community
High School Asst.
Brian Messer, McIntosh High (Ga.)
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About the NSCAA
Founded in 1941 and based in Kansas City, Kan., the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) is a non-profit organization with a mission to educate coaches, encourage excellence and serve the soccer community.
The NSCAA is the world’s largest soccer coaches’ organization with members at every level of the game. The membership is primarily made up of coaches, but also includes administrators, referees and others in the soccer industry. The NSCAA provides its members ways to enhance the game of soccer by providing a national education program, interaction and networking opportunities, and membership benefits.
For more information about the National Soccer Coaches Association of America, visit NSCAA.com.