2011 Women's Soccer
Overall SSAC Streak Home Away Neutral
8-10-1 (.447) 5-6-1 (.458) Lost 2 5-3-1 3-7 0-0
2011 Women's Soccer Coaches
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Christian DeVries
Head Coach- 2nd Season
Christian DeVries begins his second season as the Head Coach of the SHC women's soccer team in 2010 after a highly successful 12-year career at the University of Minnesota-Morris (UMM).

Over his last four seasons with the NCAA Division III Cougars, DeVries' men's team compiled an overall record of 52-23-7 and an Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) record of 35-15-6 along with two conference tournament titles in 2007 and ‘08 and the ‘09 regular season crown. In 2008, he was a selected the UMAC Men's Soccer Coach of the Year.

Prior to taking over the men's program, DeVries coached the Cougar women's program for eight years. During the first five years he turned an NCAA Division II program that went 4-11 in the 1998 season into a conference contender that finished third in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) in 2002. In 2003 UMM joined the UMAC while transitioning to NCAA Division III and DeVries' teams promptly captured one regular season and two conference tournament titles between 2003 and 2005.

DeVries' teams have been notable for their success in the classroom as well. Over his time with women's team, the Cougars earned NSCAA Team Academic Awards for holding a team grade point average over 3.0 in seven of his eight years at the helm. His 2010 Badger team was also an NAIA Scholar Team.

Before joining the UMM staff, DeVries served as the head women's soccer coach at Missouri Valley College in Marshall, Mo., during the 1994 and '95 seasons. His tenure at MVC included an All-American selection, four Academic All-Americans and earning a No. 17 rating in the NAIA national poll.

In total, DeVries has compiled an overall men's and women's record of 148-138-16 (.517) and a postseason record of 14-6-1 (.667). He has coached 64 All-Conference selections, 68 conference Scholar Athletes and 20 regional and national Scholar Athletes and two All American/All Region Athletes.

DeVries began his coaching career in 1991 when he assisted in starting and coaching the women's club soccer team at his alma mater Adams State College in Alamosa, Colo. A year later, he became the new team's head coach.

At Adams State, DeVries earned dual bachelor's degrees in Business Administration and Industrial Technology in 1991 and a master's in Guidance & Counseling in 1993.

DeVries has completed his NSCAA Advanced National Badge, USSF "A" License and, most recently, his Brazilian "C" License.

DeVries and his wife, Debra, have three children, Mikaela, Brynn, and Macen.

DeVries' Career Record

Spring Hill College (women) - 1 season (2010): 6-11 (2-3 SSAC)  .353
University of Minnesota-Morris (men) - 4 seasons (2006-09): 52-23-7  .677
University of Minnesota-Morris (women) - 8 seasons (1998-2005): 71-83-7  .463
Missouri Valley College (women) - 2 seasons (1994-95): 19-21-2  .476

Overall Record: 15 seasons (1994-95, 1998-2010): 148-138-16  .517
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Dana Veth
Assistant Coach- 2nd Season
Dana Veth begins his second season as an assistant coach at Spring Hill College following a successful 3-year playing career at the University of Minnesota Morris.

In his playing time at UMM, Veth won two UMAC All-Conference awards and was once named to the UMAC All-Tournament squad.  As the starting center back, his defense pitched 12 shutouts during the both the 2008 and 2009 seasons.

Veth earned international experience as a member of the Bahamas CAPS national team where he led his team to 2nd round qualifications in both the CAPS World Cup and the U-23 Olympic Qualifier in 2008.

In 2007, Veth coached at the Bahama Football Association (BFA) National Academy and has also coached at soccer camp of Blaine High School in Minnesota.

Veth holds a BS in Sports Management from UMM.
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Lara Menke
Student Assistant- 1st Season
Lara Menke moves from the pitch to the bench in her first season as a graduate assistant after a successful 2-year playing career for the Badgers. She started all 35 games of her career and became know across the southeast for her defensive skills and nonstop effort.

2010: Appeared in all 17 games of her senior year on defense.

2009: Started all 18 matches of her junior season ... 2nd team All GCAC selection ... scored three goals with one assist ... seven total points ... one game winning goal ... took 20 shots with eight shots on goal.

2007-08: Played her freshman and sophomore seasons for St. Louis Community College Meramec ... won 2008 Regionals ... twice nominated for NJCAA All-America team.

High School: Prepped at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington, Mo. ... 4-year member of Student Council.
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Annie Kinler
Manager- 1st Season

Annie Kinler begins her first season as the student manager for the women's soccer team. A native of Luling , Louisiana, she is a sophomore majoring Communications/Public Relations. She palns a career working for a Non-Profit Organization, perferably the ASPCA.

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