KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 18, 2021) – United Soccer Coaches announced their 2020-21 Junior College Men’s and Women’s Region and National Staffs of the Year on Friday. The list includes four region recipients on both the men’s and women’s sides across the three divisions of Junior College soccer this year.
The staff of Salt Lake Community College, Taylorsville, Utah, led by Head Coach Mark Davis was the National Staff of the Year on the men’s side. The Bruins captured the NJCAA Division I Men’s National Championship in an overtime thriller versus Iowa Western Community College to capture its first title in the program’s history.
Tyler Junior College’s women’s soccer staff under head coach Corey Rose, had its program recognized as National Staff of the Year. The Apaches won their fifth NJCAA Division I Women’s National Championship defeating Salt Lake Community College 2-0 in the final.
The following is a list of all of the 2020-21 Region Staff of the Year recipients:
2020-21 Region and National Junior College Coaching Staffs of the Year
|West||Salt Lake Community College, Taylorsville, Utah||Mark Davis|
|Midwest||Iowa Western Community College, Council Bluffs, Iowa||Mike Brown|
|Mideast||Southeastern Community College, West Burlington, Iowa||Zac Newton|
|East||Community College of Baltimore County Essex, Baltimore, Md.||Joe Fiedler|
|North||Delta College, University Center, Mich.||Damon Amey|
|Southeast||Tyler Junior College, Tyler Texas||Corey Rose|
|Southwest||Dallas College, Brookhaven, Farmers Branch, Texas||Jimmy Elder|
|West||Phoenix College, Phoenix, Ariz.||Christopher Sagar|
Please Note: National Staff of the Year is bolded.