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Zach Watson

Zach Watson

Assistant Men's Soccer Coach

Office: Soccer House

Office Phone: 803.321.5265


Department: Department of Athletics


M.S.| College Athletic Administration, Coker University, 2019

B.S. | Criminal Justice, Sacred Heart University, 2017


Originally from Bridgewater, Mass., Zach Watson was an assistant coach at Curry College in Boston for the past two years. There, he worked with the goalkeepers, who led the conference in saves in 2019. He also assisted in all aspects of the program. While at Curry, Watson also coached teams with Steel United and ran the goalkeeper program for the Boston region. In addition, he has worked with the New England Revolution of MLS as an academy staff coach.

Watson played collegiately as a goalkeeper at Sacred Heart University from 2014-17 and at nearby Coker in 2018. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice in 2018 and a master's degree in College Athletic Administration in 2019. He currently holds his USSF D License, a USC Advanced National Diploma, and a Level 1 GK diploma.  He is also a Regional level referee and has done numerous high level events including the UPSL National Quarterfinal in 2019.

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