2019 Men's Coaching Carousel

It's the offseason which means that the coaching carousel spins once again. The following is a list of Division III men's soccer head coaching changes since the 2018 season. Included are the names of the incoming and replaced head coaches as well as a little information about both.

To date we are aware of 49 men's coaching changes. Help us make this the most complete and accurate list of Division III men's soccer coaching changes by submitting new or missing coaching changes by e-mail.

[UPDATED: August 20, 2019]

 

 
Alma

John Greer (Asbury '10)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Transylvania ('14-'18)

Replaces

Josh Oakley (Monmouth '98)

At Alma:
9 years ('10-'18) - 67-89-15 (.436)

 
Bard

 TJ Kostecky (East Stroudsburg '83)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, LIU-Brooklyn ('99-'18) - 139-179-45 (.445)

Career: 270-259-63 (.509), Men's & Women, D-I & D-III

Replaces

Brandon Jackson  (Middlebury '07)

At Bard:
3 years ('16-'18) - 12-33-5 (.290)

 
Becker

Brad Hosey (Daniel Webster '15)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Salem State ('17-'18)

Replaces

Jeff Hallenbeck (Eastern Nazarene '99)

At Becker:
2 years ('17-'18) - 6-28-2 (.194)

 
Bethany

Frankie Taal (Bethany '98)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, North Carolina Wesleyan ('11-'18) - 74-44-13 (.615)

Replaces

Sean Regan (Wheeling Jesuit '05)

At Bethany:
10 years ('09-'18) - 61-118-12 (.351)

 
Brevard

Helio D'Anna (U. Campinas (Sao Paolo))

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Lincoln Memorial ('03-'18) - 181-35-30 (.797)

Career: 409-242-61 (.617), Men's and Women's D-II

Replaces

Shigeyoshi Shinohara (Brevard '06)

 
Buena Vista

Ross Minick (Hiram '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Buena Vista ('18)

Replaces

Ben McArthur (Davis & Elkins '08)

At Buena Vista:
5 years ('14-'18) - 19-68-4 (.231)

 
Buffalo State

Francesco Cardillo (Buffalo State '15)

Preceding position:
Interim Men's Coach, ('18)

Replaces

Cardillo was interim head coach in 2018

At Buffalo State:

 
Chicago

Pat Flinn (Duquesne '08)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Loyola (Chicago) ('17-'18)

Replaces

Mike Babst (Boston '99)

At Chicago:
5 years ('14-'18) - 87-23-12 (.762)

 
Christopher Newport

Justin Chezem (Christopher Newport '05)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Christopher Newport ('07-'18)

Replaces

Steve Shaw (Morehead State,  '74)

At Christopher Newport:
23 years ('96-'18) - 319-110-36 (.725)

 
Coe

Sonny Travis  (Slippery Rock '77)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Emory ('07-'17) - 137-52-16 (.707)

Career: 431-144-53 (.729), Centre Va. Wes., Emory

Replaces

Matt Travis (Old Dominion '13)

At Coe:
1 years ('18-'18) - 0-14-1 (.033)

 
Concordia (Wis.)

John Saleska (Concordia-Chicago '05)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Concordia-Chicago ('15-'18)

Replaces

Tom Saleska (Concordia-Chicago '78)

At Concordia (Wis.):
26 years ('93-'18) - 324-156-43 (.661)

 
Connecticut College

Reuben Burk (Hobart '13)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Connecticut College ('18)

Replaces

Kenny Murphy (UConn '82)

At Connecticut College:
10 years ('09-'18) - 84-53-21 (.598)

 
Defiance

Cory Bucur (Lake Erie '15)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Lake Erie ('15-'18)

Replaces

Jordan Valentine 

At Defiance:
4 years ('15-'18) - 27-38-7 (.424)

Career: 42-52-7 (.450)

 
Delaware Valley

Chris Zirpoli  (Delaware Valley '06)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach,

Career: 14-28-2 (.341), NJCAA Women

Replaces

Zirpoli was part time men's coach

At Delaware Valley:
2 years ('17-'18) - 12-26-0 (.316)

 
Earlham

Aaron Gustine (Ferrum '14)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Earlham ('15-'18)

Replaces

Sam Byrd (Earlham '03)

At Earlham:
4 years ('15-'18) - 21-44-2 (.328)

 
Edgewood

Romaric Setodji  (Geneva '12)

Preceding position:
Women's Coach, Valley Forge ('16-'18) - 17-29-0 (.370)

Replaces

Derek Helmer  (Edgewood '03)

At Edgewood:
4 years ('15-'18) - 33-37-2 (.472)

 
FDU-Florham

Keith O'Connor (Loyola (Maryland) '99)

Replaces

Tom McLoughlin (St. Joseph's)

At FDU-Florham:
32 years ('87-'18) - 199-290-22 (.411)

 
Hilbert

Jeff Hallenbeck (Eastern Nazarene '99)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Becker College ('17-'18) - 6-28-2 (.194)

Replaces

Brandon Butts (Fredonia '16)

At Hilbert:
1 years ('18-'18) - 0-15-0 (.000)

 
Houghton

Bobby McColl (Trinity International (Ill.) '09)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Daemen College ('16-'18) - 14-38-0 (.269)

Career: 59-64-8 (.481), Men's D-II & Women D-III

Replaces

Matthew Webb (Bethel '91)

At Houghton:
15 years ('04-'18) - 127-119-34 (.514)

 
Illinois College

Evan Philpott (Eastern Illinois '11)

Preceding position:
Boy's Coach, Jacksonville H.S. ('12-'18) - 105-52-1 (.668)

Replaces

 Kurt Albrecht  (Augustana '09)

At Illinois College:
4 years ('15-'18) - 27-38-7 (.424)

 
La Roche

Nick Russo (La Roche '10)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, La Roche ('16-'18)

Replaces

David Day (Edinboro (Pa.) '99)

At La Roche:
10 years ('09-'18) - 90-94-8 (.490)

 
Manhattanville

Paul Templeton (Southern Connecticut '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Southern Connecticut ('15-'18)

Replaces

Steve DeMatteo  (Wm. Paterson '13)

At Manhattanville:
2 years ('17-'18) - 21-14-1 (.000)

 
Mary Baldwin

Mike Bair (Geneva '11)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Geneva ('11-'18)

Replaces

Bob Rose (South Florida '96)

At Mary Baldwin:
2 years ('17-'18) - Progarm Startup-- (.000)

 
Marymount

Nathan Kalin (Lycoming '02)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, New Rochelle ('16-'17) - 22-9-1 (.703)

Career: 97-95-16 (.505)

Replaces

Keith Moser  (Greensboro '90)

At Marymount:
29 years ('90-'18) - 166-331-30 (.343)

 
McMurry

Mike Lambeck (Wittenberg '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, University of the Ozarks ('16-'18)

Replaces

Tyler Tarango (McMurry '13)

At McMurry:
3 years ('16-'18) - 17-23-10 (.440)

 
Medaille

Craig Wilkinson (Nyack '06)

Preceding position:
Bridgton Academy,

Career: 36-38-5 (.487), Men's D-III

Replaces

Micky Blythe (Mercyhurst '05)

At Medaille:
4 years ('15-'18) - 49-21-7 (.682)

Career: 68-34-7 (.656), Incl. Mercyhurst Jr. Col.

 
Millsaps

Kurt Albrecht (Augustana '09)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Illinois College - 27-38-7 (.424)

Replaces

Steve Voltz (Florida '99)

At Millsaps:

Career: 66-74-8 (.473), Men's and Women's

 
Mississippi University for Women

Dylan Burnett (Lincoln Memorial '14)

Preceding position:
Women's Assistant, Southern Mississippi ('17-'18)

Replaces

Tim Gould (Blackburn '06)

At Mississippi University for Women:
2 years ('17-'18) - 9-20-3 (.328)

Career: 38-64-6 (.380), Men's and Women's

 
Morristown State

Geoff Moore  (SUNY-Oneonta)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, SUNY-Oneonta ('09-'18)

Career: 39-22-4 (.631), SUNY-Delhi

Replaces

Kyle Graves (Keuka  '05)

At Morristown State:
10 years ('09-'18) - 99-56-16 (.626)

Career: 104-66-17 (.602), Men's and Women's

 
Muskingum

Adam Ponder (Indiana '06)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Wright State ('17-'17)

Career: 39-22-4 (.631)

Replaces

Chris Limle (Muskingum '09)

At Muskingum:
5 years ('14-'18) - 20-70-2 (.228)

Career: 25-82-3 (.241)

 
North Carolina Wesleyan

Meir Lewin (Herzliya, Israel '11)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, North Carolina Wesleyan ('18-'18)

Replaces

Frankie Taal (Bethany '98)

At North Carolina Wesleyan:
8 years ('11-'18) - 74-44-13 (.615)

 
North Central (Ill.)

Enzo Fuschino (SUNY-Buffalo '94)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, UW-Platteville ('07-'18) - 129-78-23 (.611)

Career: 156-124-31 (.551), Men's and Women's

Replaces

Matt Klosterman (Loras '99)

At North Central (Ill.):
12 years ('07-'18) - 109-142-20 (.439)

Career: 127-175-27 (.427)

 
North Central (Minn)

Brian Li (Univ. of Minnesota)

Preceding position:
Interim Men's Coach, North Central ('17-'18)

Replaces

Li was interim head coach in 2018

At North Central (Minn):

 
North Park

Kris Grahn (North Park '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Assoc. Head Coach, ('14-'18)

Replaces

John Born (Concordia (Wis.) '93)

At North Park:
20 years ('99-'18) - 231-104-38 (.670)

Career: 260-140-45 (.635), Career

 
Northland

Greg Gilmore (Southern Vermont '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Southern Vermont ('16-'18) - 11-40-6 (.246)

Replaces

Joel Person (Mobile '02)

At Northland:
2 years ('17-'18) - 3-27-4 (.147)

Career: 3-27-4 (.147)

 
Pitt-Greensburg

Marc Bucci (Pitt-Johnstown '13)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Pitt-Johnstown ('18)

Replaces

Dan Keefe (Seton Hall)

At Pitt-Greensburg:
4 years ('15-'18) - 13-50-3 (.220)

 
Ohio Northern

Chris Matejka (Interim) (Ohio Northern '13)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Ohio Northern

Replaces

Brent Ridenour  (Ohio Northern '95)

At Ohio Northern:
21 years ('98-'18) - 306-122-36 (.698)

Career: 306-122-36 (.698)

 
Rosemont

Jesse Zafiratos (La Roche '06)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Penn State-Brandywine ('16-'18) - 50-10-3 (.000)

Replaces

David Carvalho (Eastern)

At Rosemont:
5 years ('14-'18) - 16-68-5 (.208)

 
Sage

Matthew Esposito (Eastern Connecticut '13)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, RPI ('17-'18)

Replaces

Keith Simons (Manhattanville  '10)

At Sage:
3 years ('16-'18) - 20-25-8 (.453)

 
Sarah Lawrence

Evan Brandsdorfer (Temple '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, St. Peters ('15-'18)

Replaces

Scott Miller (Alfred '94)

At Sarah Lawrence:
5 years ('14-'18) - 15-63-1 (.196)

Career: 71-166-16 (.312), Men's D-III

 
Shenandoah

Zack MacDougall (Randolph '11)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Mary Washington

Replaces

Scott Hackett (Interim) (Edinboro (Pa.) '01)

 
Southern Virginia

Rob Dahl

Replaces

Jan-Willem Boer

At Southern Virginia:
2 years ('17-'18) - 5-33-0 (.132)

 
St. Elizabeth

Chris Garcia (Seton Hall '14)

Preceding position:
Women's Assistant, Seton Hall ('18-'18)

Replaces

Tiago DosSantos (Berkeley (NJ) '11)

At St. Elizabeth:
3 years ('16-'18) - 4-46-1 (.088)

 
St. Joseph's (L.I.)

Mark Lugris  (Fordham '82)

Replaces

Jason Orban (Stony Brook)

At St. Joseph's (L.I.):
1 years ('18-'18) - 8-9-1 (.472)

 
St. Joseph's (Maine)

Will Pike (St. Joseph's (Maine) '11)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, St. Joseph's (Maine) ('15-'18)

Replaces

Adrian Dubois (New Hampshire '09)

At St. Joseph's (Maine):
5 years ('14-'18) - 71-25-9 (.719)

 
St. Olaf

Travis Wall (Ohio Wesleyan '12)

Preceding position:
Men's Assoc. Head Coach, Ohio Wesleyan ('15-'18)

Replaces

Kurt Anderson (Augustana '73)

At St. Olaf:
30 years ('89-'18) - 301-212-41 (.580)

Career: 408-287-58 (.580), Men's and Women's

 
SUNY-Old Westbury

John DiRico (RPI '71)

Preceding position:
Men's Coach, Dowling ('92-'15) - 286-124-52 (.675)

Replaces

Patrick Corvetti (Albany '98)

At SUNY-Old Westbury:
3 years ('16-'18) - 30-16-13 (.619)

 
UW-Platteville

Sam Koenig (Loras '15)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Dominican ('17-'18)

Replaces

Enzo Fuschino (SUNY-Buffalo '94)

At UW-Platteville:
12 years ('07-'18) - 129-78-23 (.611)

Career: 156-124-31 (.551), Men's and Women's

 
Widener

Ross Liberati (Bucknell '11)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Bucknell ('16-'18)

Replaces

Brent Jacquette  (Penn State '02)

At Widener:
10 years ('09-'18) - 59-97-25 (.395)

 
Willamette

Jared Rust (Corban '10)

Preceding position:
Men's Assistant, Willamette ('16-'18)

Replaces

Lloyd Fobi (Oregon State '09)

At Willamette:
8 years ('11-'18) - 74-57-18 (.557)

 


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