Mike Eckberg enters his first season as the head coach of the State University of New York at New Paltz women’s soccer program. Prior joining the Hawks, Mike served as an assistant coach at Division 1 Townson University in Maryland. Under Mike’s guidance, the Townson University women’s soccer team advanced to the Colonial Athletic Conference (CAA) Tournament and produced a NSCAA Mid-Atlantic Region honoree and 6 CAA All-Conference players. Prior to his time at Towns, Mike served as an assistant coach for the Penn State women’s soccer program. The Nittany Lions posted a 15-7-1 record, advancing to the semifinals of the Big 10 tournament and second round of NCAA tournament. Mike assisted in the player development of one NSCAA All-American and 5 NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region selections. Mike graduated from Luther College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in business management and Spanish. He is a member of the NSCAA and holds NSCAA National and Goalkeeping Level III diplomas and a USSF B License.
- NSCAA National and Goalkeeping Level III diplomas
- USSF B License
- Head Coach, State University at New Paltz
- Assistant Coach at Townson University
- Assistant Coach at Penn State University