Cal women hire Texas Tech's McGuire
California has hired Texas Tech women's coach Neil McGuire as its new women's coach, replacing Kevin Boyd, who resigned earlier this year and later took the women's job at Arizona State.
McGuire, a native of Scotland and former player at Division II Augusta State, coached Texas Tech the past two seasons and was the head coach at Mississippi coach for four years (2000-03). He spent the 2004 season as a women's assistant at Texas.
He was tabbed as the 2001 SEC Coach of the Year when he guided Mississippi State to the first-ever women's conference title in Bulldog athletics, leading his team to a share of the 2001 SEC Western Division championship.
In 2006, McGuire's second season at Texas Tech, the Red Raiders finished 7-11-2, recording their most wins in seven season.
McGuire inherits a Cal team that advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament and welcomes one of the top recruiting classes in the country.
No comments yet.
|Recent College Soccer Reporter Soccer America Men's Top 25 Scoreboard Sept. 18, 11:24 p.m. |
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] Mason Robertson's fourth goal of the season gave No. 6 Washington a 1-0 win ... College soccer on the air Sept. 16, 2:58 a.m.
[2014 SCHEDULE] No. 1 North Carolina is in men's action on Tuesday at William & Mary. ... An added touch to Bajza's volley from distance Sept. 16, 12:43 a.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] It's one thing to score on a volley after trapping the ball with ... Sarkisian scores early and late to end Badgers' run Sept. 15, 1:52 a.m.
[MICHIGAN-WISCONSIN: Women] Florida State transfer Ani Sarkisian scored with one second left in regulation to give ... Bears complete sweep of Broncos Sept. 15, 1:39 a.m.
[CALIFORNIA-SANTA CLARA: Women] A goal by Grace Leer in the sixth minute stood up for No. ... Hoyas' chances go begging in draw Sept. 15, 1:30 a.m.
[GEORGETOWN-UC IRVINE: Men] No. 7 Georgetown went to overtime for the fourth time in six games ... No. 4 Cardinal extends shutout streak with OT win Sept. 13, 4:44 a.m.
[STANFORD-FLORIDA: Women] A penalty kick by Lo'eau LaBonta less than three minutes into the first overtime ... Soccer America Women's Top 25 Scoreboard Sept. 11, 2:28 a.m.
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] Sophomore Murielle Tiernan scored the first two goals and added an assist on Ashley ... Soccer America Men's Top 25 Scoreboard Sept. 11, 2:09 a.m.
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] In a match whose start was delayed 30 minutes by bad weather, Saint Louis ... Wildcats stun No. 1 Irish with last-minute goal Sept. 9, 2:20 a.m.
[NOTRE DAME-KENTUCKY: Men] Swedish freshman Stefan Stojkovic scored with 25 seconds remaining in regulation to give ... >> College Soccer Reporter Archives