2012 Women's Soccer
Overall SSAC Streak Home Away Neutral
6-10-1 (.382) 3-7-1 (.318) Lost 1 2-6-1 4-4 0-0
2012 Women's Soccer Coaches
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Christian DeVries
Head Coach- 3rd Season
Christian DeVries begins his third season as the Head Coach of the SHC women's soccer team after a highly successful 12-year career at the University of Minnesota-Morris (UMM).

In his first two seasons at the reins of the Badger program, DeVries has coached 14 SSAC All-Academic Team members, seven Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes, two CoSIDA Academic All-District Team members and a 2010 SSAC All-Freshman Team member in Molly Cowley.

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, 82 conference Scholar Athletes and 27 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) - 2 seasons (14-21-1) .403
2010: 6-11 (2-3 SSAC)  .353
2011: 8-10-1 (5-6-1 SSAC) .447

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: 16 seasons (1994-95, 1998-present): 156-148-17  .517
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Dana Veth
Assistant Coach- 3rd Season

Dana Veth begins his third 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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Kevin DeLange
Assistant Coach- 1st Season

Joining the Badgers for his first season on the SHC staff, deLange is a well-known figure in the Mobile soccer community. He has worked with the Davidson High School boy's soccer team since 2008 and previously worked with SHC teams in the 1990s and 2004. He holds two Bachelor's degrees from the University of Mobile, earning a BS in Psychology in 1997 and a BS in Mathematics in 2008.

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Annie Kinler
Manager- 2nd Season

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

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