Dutch has over 35 years of competitive coaching experience with SIU, New Albany High School, Indiana ODP, and is the Director and Coach of our Academy. He is also on the Kentucky and Indiana coaching education staffs. He holds the USSF F, E and D coaching licenses as well as the USSF National Youth License, and the United Soccer Coaches Small Sided Games Diploma and Director of Coaching Diploma. He has attended various soccer symposiums (IU and UofL Soccer Coaching Symposium, Rene Meulensteen Academy). He also conducts US Soccer coaching education course in Indiana and Kentucky. He has played on various men’s indoor and outdoor soccer teams locally. Dutch is married, has one son and two granddaughters. In his spare time he enjoys swimming, cycling, golfing, hiking, skiing and reading.
Taylor holds the "E" coaching license and wants to coach the next generation of soccer players to appreciate the game and develop a love for it. His focus is on technique, decision making, and development of the mental game to create the most well rounded players for college and beyond. Taylor spends his spare time running with his dogs, fishing and and traveling.
Mike has his “D” USSF license has coached both rec and select soccer for many years. He played high school varsity soccer, as well as rec and select club soccer. Mike hopes to convey his joy of playing soccer to another generation of players so they will develop an understanding of the game and realize that there is more to playing a sport (and in life) then winning or losing a game. Mike is married and has three children. He enjoys running marathons and triathlons in his spare time.
Jake has been coaching with SIU for 3 years. He played with the inaugural SIU season and played select soccer from the age of 12-17. Jake was a 4 year varsity player at Providence High School and a 2 year varsity captain. He enjoys developing young players to have a love and respect for the game. His key focus in player development is getting players to work on technique so they can use those skills in the tactical part of the game. Jake holds his "E" USSF certification and has a desire to continue his coaching education.
Paul has coached recreational and select soccer for over 20 years, and we are happy to this Brit on our staff!. He holds a USSF 'D' license and National Youth coaching licenses. Paul played rec and select soccer as well as high school soccer. Paul’s goal is to create the best team possible and to have the respect of the players, parents and other coaches. He gives the kids the tools and knowledge to be the best they can while giving the encouragement needed to develop skills. Paul is married, has two children and in his spare time attends church and likes to play golf and travel.
Dave is in his 26th year of coaching and is entering his 18th year at the helm of Providence girls' soccer. He has led the Pioneers to 9 Sectional titles, 4 Regional titles, 2 Semi-State championships and won the IHSAA 1A State Title in 2011. Dave began coaching at CCYSA and founded the Net-Surfers Futbol Club in 1995. Coach Dave loves kids and believes they should, "Play hard, play fair and have fun."