2018 Boys Collegiate Staff
As of 7MAR2018, the following coaches are committed for 2018 boys camps. The below list includes Session I and Session II staff. Please visit program page for session-specific staff list. Coaching staff is subject to change.
SCOTT BLACK – Boston University
Director of Boys Collegiate Soccer Academy
In addition to serving as full-time Associate Head Coach of the Men's Soccer Program for Boston University, Scott Black is Director of Collegiate Soccer Academy. Black joined the BU terriers in 2007 and previously served as assistant coach for Virginia Tech and Penn State University. At Boston University, Black spends most of his time as the recruiting coordinator, scouting and training the team, but also assists in all facets of the soccer program, including budgeting, academic advising, scheduling and fundraising.
During his tenure, BU has made four NCAA appearances, captured three America East regular season titles and earned an America East championship trophy. more>>
DJ CORRAO – Assumption College
DJ Corrao begins his third season as the men's soccer head coach at Assumption College in 2016. He was named to the position on July 7, 2014.In addition to his role as men's soccer head coach, Corrao also serves as an operations coordinator in the Assumption athletics equipment room.
In 2015, Assumption posted a 2-12-4 record. Senior goalie Dana King earned Northeast-10 Third Team All-Conference honors and freshman Harrison Eden was named to the Northeast-10 All-Rookie Team for his play during the 2015 season. The Assumption College men’s soccer program was also awarded the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 2014-2015 academic year, posting a cumulative GPA over 3.0. more>>
BILL LAWLER – Babson College
Bill Lawler '98 returned to Babson as an assistant men's soccer coach in July 2017. Lawler comes to Babson after spending the last decade as the head coach at both Rivier University (2011-16) and Daniel Webster College (2007-10). He led the Eagles to a pair of NECC Tournament championships and an NCAA Tournament berth in 2010 before moving across town and helping the Raiders post their most victories since 2001 last fall. more>>
STEWART FLAHERTY – Bates College
Stewart Flaherty became head coach of the Bates College men’s soccer team after the 2011 season, promoted into the head spot after assisting former head coach during the 2010 and 2011 seasons. A 2004 graduate of Loughborough University in England with a master’s degree in sport psychology, Flaherty has accumulated extensive experience with player development and recruitment in the U.S. In addition to his coaching at Bates, for the past two years he has served as goalkeeper coach with the Portland Phoenix senior team in the PDL. more>>
KENN FRYER – Clark University
Former four-year letterwinner at national powerhouse Brandeis University, Kenn Fryer begins his first season on head coach Matt O'Toole's men's soccer staff in 2016. In his new role, Fryer will assist in all facets of the program, including recruiting, practice preparation and student-athlete development.
Fryer's four years in Waltham were littered with team success as they graduated with 71 wins – most in a four-year span in school history. The Judges also made four NCAA Tournament appearances, won a pair of UAA Conference crowns and made a trip to the Elite Eight in 2014 during Fryer's tenure. more>>
ROB THOMPSON – Clemson University
Rob Thompson was named the Director of Operations for Clemson men’s soccer prior to the 2017 season. Prior to coming to Clemson, Thompson was heavily involved in coaching both youth and college soccer in New Hampshire since 1993. Thompson spent 20 years as the head coach of men’s soccer at University of New Hampshire.
Thompson spent 24 years coaching at Seacoast United Soccer Club (SUSC), New Hampshire’s premier youth sports club. more>>
TIM STANTON – Colby College
Tim Stanton, a 2016 Colby graduate and a co-captain of the 2015 team, is in his second year as an assistant coach in the 2017-18 academic year.
Stanton, a government major, was a four-year member of Colby and played on defense. Good in the air, Stanton had five career goals. The most memorable score was his overtime goal in the 2015 season to defeat Williams College. more>>
MARK WATERMAN- College of the Holy Cross
Mark Waterman is currently in his first season at Holy Cross as an assistant men’s soccer coach in 2017. Waterman spent the 2015 and 2016 seasons as an assistant coach at Tufts University as the Jumbos won the 2016 Div. III national championship.
Waterman joined Tufts in 2015, helping the team to a Sweet Sixteen appearance and then onto the Div. III National Championship in 2016. Waterman was a part of the staff to be named the 2016 NSCAA Staff of the Year. more>>
DAN ROBERTS – Emmanuel College
Following a national search, the Emmanuel College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the hire of Dan Roberts as the Head Men's Soccer Coach. Roberts becomes just the third head coach in the program's 14-year history and takes over the role from Colin Goin who stepped down earlier this year after serving in the position for seven seasons.
Emmanuel College Director of Athletics and Recreation Alexis Mastronardi would like to thank all of those who participated in the interview process, sincerely thanking all those for their time during the on-campus interviews. more>>
JOE CALABRESE – Endicott College
Entering his fifth season at the helm of Endicott Men’s Soccer in 2013, Head Coach Joe Calabrese looks to build upon the program’s successful campaign in 2012. The 2012 season was highlighted by an ECAC semifinal appearance and a third place finish in the highly competitive Commonwealth Coast Conference. The Gulls 9-8-5 final record was their best overall record in nine years. In his first year at Endicott, Calabrese led the program to its first ever bid into additional post season play with an appearance in the ECAC Tournament. more>>
BRENDAN UJVARY- Hamilton College
Brendan Ujvary is in his second year as an assistant coach for the Hamilton College men's soccer program. He was an assistant with the Utica College men's team in 2013 and 2014.
Ujvary helped guide the Pioneers to a pair of Empire 8 playoff appearances, including the program's first trip to the championship game in 2013. Utica players received eight all-conference team honors and one Empire 8 rookie of the year award during his time at the school. Ujvary recently obtained his National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) National Diploma. more>>
KEN BOVELL – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Ken Bovell enters his second season as the head coach of the MIT men’s soccer in 2016 after an extremely successful first year in which he led the Engineers to a program record mark of 18-3-1 and the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division III Tournament. Prior to his promotion to head coach last year, Bovell served as an assistant for two seasons under then head coaches Aidan Byrne and Mike Singelton.
As part of the success that Bovell brought to the MIT men’s soccer program, he was awarded with both the NEWMAC Coach of the Year and ECAC Division III New England Coach of the Year accolades in 2015. more>>
KIM WYANT – New York University
Kim Wyant is in her third season as Head Coach of the New York University men's soccer program after spending four years as an assistant on the NYU women's soccer coaching staff. She is currently the only female Head Coach of a NCAA men’s soccer team.
Last season, Wyant guided NYU to a 9-8-2 overall record, including a 3-4 mark in the ultra-competitive University Athletic Association (UAA), both improvements over her first season in charge. The Violets earned a postseason bid to the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Championship. more>>
JOE RUESGEN – New York University
Joe Ruesgen is in his second season as an assistant coach of the NYU men’s soccer team. His responsibilities include assisting Head Coach Kim Wyant with the squad’s day-to-day operations, on-field sessions and game strategies, while also transitioning into handling most of the recruiting duties.
In 2016, Ruesgen helped guide NYU to a 9-8-2 overall record, including a 3-4 mark in the ultra-competitive University Athletic Association (UAA) as the Violets earned a postseason bid to the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Championship. more>>
JUSTIN KAHLE – Northeastern University
Justin Kahle begins his second season as associate head coach of the Northeastern men’s soccer team during 2017, having joined the Huskies’ coaching staff in February 2016. A former player and 2010 graduate at Providence, he arrived at NU after serving as the assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Holy Cross.
During his two years at Holy Cross, Kahle took the reigns of designing the program’s training schedule, customizing it to fit the team’s needs through periodization. more>>
JOSH TAYLOR – Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU)
Jordan CiuffetelliAfter spending seven seasons as an assistant coach with the program, Josh Taylor was named the eighth head coach in SNHU men's soccer program history on April 30, 2015. Taylor joined the men's soccer program as an assistant coach before the 2008 season and was elevated to the top assistant spot prior to the 2012 season. During that time, the Penmen compiled a 117-20-16 (.817) record while making seven straight NCAA appearances, including four trips to the national quarterfinals in 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013. In 2013, the Penmen captured the ultimate prize, winning the second NCAA Division II national championship in program history with a 22-1-1 record. SNHU won four Northeast-10 Conference tournament titles (2008, 2012, 2013, 2014) and four regular season titles (2008, 2009, 2013, 2014) over that span. more>>
JORDAN CIUFFETELLI– Tufts University
Jordan Ciuffetelli will be starting his first year with the Jumbos this fall as an assistant coach. Most recently, he was an assistant coach at West Chester University. In the fall of 2016, Ciuffetelli helped coach West Chester to a second place finish in the Pennsylvania State Athletics Conference (PSAC) Conference and their first NCAA tournament appearance since 2002. Ciuffetelli also coached five All-League players and four All-Region players.
Prior to West Chester Ciuffetelli was the assistant coach at Muhlenberg College for three seasons. more>>
MIKE KULAS – University of Hartford
Mike Kulas returns for his fifth season as an assistant coach for the University of Hartford’s men’s soccer team in 2015. Kulas, who joined the Hawks in 2011, has worked alongside head coach Tom Poitras for the last nine years, as he previously served as his top assistant at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He assists with all aspects of the program with an emphasis on recruiting.
While at Green Bay, Kulas helped pilot the team to four-straight Horizon League tournament appearances, including a historic season in 2009 that saw the program earn its first-ever tournament championship coupled with an NCAA Division I Tournament appearance, the first in 26 years. In 2007, his impact aided the Phoenix in returning to the Horizon League championship game as the former college defender helped Green Bay set a team record with 12 shutouts in a single season. more>>
JAKE BEVERLIN – University of Massachusetts (Boston)
Jake Beverlin was named the head men’s soccer coach at University of Massachusetts Boston in February 2013. Beverlin came to UMass Boston after serving as the head assistant men’s soccer coach at Bunker Hill Community College in Charlestown since 2009. Having coached and competed at all levels both in the United States and in Europe, Beverlin will be tasked with making the men’s soccer program one of the top teams both in the Little East Conference and in Division III. more>>
CARLOS RUIZ – University of Massachusetts (Lowell)
RICH WEINREBE – University of New Hampshire
COLERich Weinrebe returns to his alma mater in the role of assistant coach after spending two seasons at Southern New Hampshire University. While with the Penmen, he helped the team to a 2013 NCAA Division II National Championship title after they posted a record of 22-1-1 overall and a perfect NE-10 conference mark of 13-0-0. It was the first time SNHU won the national championship since 1989. After falling in the season opener to Post, the Penmen won their next 20 games en route to the NCAA Title. more>>
BRAD COLE – University of Vermont
Cole was promoted from director of match analysis to director of soccer operations in July of 2017. Cole grew up playing for Far Post Soccer Club in Burlington and he also participated in the Vermont Olympic Development program. Cole is a local product of South Burlington High School where he was an All-New England player and named team captain of Vermont's Twin-State All-Star Team.
After graduating from South Burlington in 2010, Cole stayed close to home at UVM. As a midfielder and defender for the Catamounts, he was named team captain and netted a pair of game-winning goals as a senior. After graduating from UVM, Cole moved to England for six months to coach at the Crewe Alexandra Football Club Youth Academy. more>>
CARTER LINCOLN – University of Vermont
Lincoln enters his second season as assistant coach in 2018. Lincoln returns to UVM after spending the past two years at Clarkson University as an assistant men's soccer coach. On the sidelines with the Golden Knights, he helped the team attain its first winning record in 15 years and the best conference record in program history last season. Additionally, he coached three All-Liberty League selections a year ago, including two on the All-Liberty League First Team. more>
NATE KOPUNEK – Yale University
Nate Kopunek, who spent the last four years on the staff at George Mason, begins his first season as the Director of Operations & Player Personnel for the Yale men’s soccer program in 2017.
“Having Nate join us in this role says a lot about the positive direction we are moving,” said Kylie Stannard, The 5K Corral Head Coach of the Bulldogs. “To be able to attract someone with his experience from a very strong Division I program like George Mason shows great belief in the vision and ambition we have for the program. He has been mentored by several good coaches including head coach Greg Andrulis, also a former head coach in the MLS. Nate is already bringing great insight and ideas to our coaching staff. He is a very hard worker, brings a lot of positive energy and is passionate about helping our players and program strive for excellence.” more>>
- Boston University - Patriot League
- Clemson University - ACC
- College of the Holy Cross - Patriot League
- Northeastern University - CAA
- University of Hartford - America East
- University of Massachusetts Lowell - America East
- University of New Hampshire - America East
- University of Vermont - America East
- Yale University- IVY League
- Assumption College - NorthEast-10
- Southern NH University - NorthEast-10
- Bates College - NESCAC
- Babson College - NEWMAC
- Clark University - NEWMAC
- Colby College - NESCAC
- Emmanuel College - GNAC
- Endicott College - CCC
- Hamilton College - NESCAC
- Massachusetts Insti of Tech. (MIT)- NEWMAC
- New York University (NYU) - UAA
- Tufts University - NESCAC
- Univ. of Massachusetts (Boston) - Little East