Michelle Wilson

G2002 Orange, Head Coach

michelle.wilson@dusc.net


Birthplace 

Goldsboro, NC

Education 

MA, Sports Management ,Liberty University ’12
BA Psychology, Converse College ’10

Coaching credentials 

USSF E
Goalkeeper Level 2
NSCAA Level 6

Coaching history 

Current: LIU Brooklyn, Assistant, 2016–present;
College of Charleston, Assistant, 2013–16
USC Upstate, Assistant, 2012–13
Converse College, Assistant, 2011–12

Coaching philosophy 

To develop players tactically and technically on the field cultivating an environment that promotes creative thinking, problem solving, and an appreciation for the game. Also to develop players off the field to live a life of integrity, honesty, and excellence.

Awards/Recognitions 

USASA National Cup Champions (2007, 2010);
U21 National Cup Champion (2005); 
UMass Amherst ’s Soccer Team (2003-07); Co-Captain (2006); A-10 All Rookie Team (2003)
John Jay Cross River all-time leading scorer (2003); Number retired (2004) 

Non-soccer passion/hobby 

Paddleboarding

Favorite club 

Barça

Favorite book 

Currently reading The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

Favorite movie 

All of the Rush Hours

Favorite song 

“Crazy Game of Poker” by O.A.R.