2012 Women's Soccer
Record: 14-4 Home: 9-2 Away: 4-2 Neutral: 1-0 WHAC: 6-2
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Randy Strawser
Position: Head Coach
Years Coached: 13th Season
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Randy is in his 13th year as the head coach for the women's soccer program at Cornerstone University. Coach Strawser came to Cornerstone from Westmont College (Calif.) where he served as an instructor of kinesiology and assistant soccer coach for the men's program from 1992 to 2000. Randy was head men's soccer coach at Mount Olive College (N.C.) from 1986-92.

Strawser is a 1984 graduate of Coker College (S.C.) where he earned his bachelor's degree in physical education. Strawser was an National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) All-South player and was named Athlete of the Year his senior year at Coker. He earned his M.A. in health and physical education from Appalachian State University (N.C.) in 1986. He served as graduate assistant on the men's soccer team that won the Southern Conference title in 1985. Strawser holds the Advanced National Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America and the "B License" from the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). Strawser was named Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Coach of the Year in 2003 and 2006 and Region VIII Coach of the Year in 2007. Coach Strawser has led the Golden Eagles into the NAIA Regional Tournament four times. He led the Golden Eagles to the NAIA Region VIII Championship and to their first NAIA National Championship in 2007. He has been named WHAC Coach of Character three times (2007, 2008, and 2009)

"I want to put together the best team that we possibly can with players that want to represent Christ both on and off the field. I desire for our players to grow academically, athletically and spiritually while they are in the program."

Randy is married to Dianne Strawser and has three sons (CJ, Mitchel and Jadon) and a daughter (Elisha). Randy and Dianne reside in Cascade. Dianne also coaches the girls' soccer team at East Grand Rapids H.S.


 
 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
00Kathy ButtSRGK5-6Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
2Marissa BlissSRD/GK5-4Grand Rapids, Mich.Northview H.S.
3Kelley RitsemaSRF/MF5-4Traverse City, Mich.Traverse City Christian H.S.
4Maylani SiemaszJRD5-7Waterford, Mich.Waterford Mott H.S.
5Amanda Van LaarJRF5-4Alto, Mich.Caledonia H.S.
6Laura RoerigSOMF5-5Grandville, Mich.Unity Christian H.S.
7Paige KnottSRD5-4Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
8Morgan VanceSRMF5-4Grand Rapids, Mich.Northview H.S.
9Anna DuckworthJRMF5-3Belmont, Mich.Northpointe Christian H.S.
10Nicole YbemaSRD5-6Middleville, Mich.Thornapple Kellogg H.S.
11Teigan MitchamFRD/F5-8Grand Rapids, Mich.Forest Hills Northern H.S.
12Kate WiegmanSOD5-6Wheaton, Ill.Wheaton North H.S.
13Josie LittyFRF5-6Hudsonville, Mich.Hudsonville H.S.
14Melissa McIntireJRMF/F5-3Papua, New GuineaNumonohi Christian Academy
15Rachel WoodSRD5-8Cedar Springs, Mich.Cedar Springs H.S.
16Rachel SchutterFRMF/F5-11Hudsonville, Mich.Hudsonville H.S.
17Maile CarigonJRD/MF5-10Hilo, HI.Christian Liberty Academy
18Anna SteginkSRD5-10Kalamazoo, Mich.Kalamazoo Homeschool
19Anna BuffumFRMF5-8Wyoming, Mich.Tri-Unity Christian
20Riley SteenSRMF5-2Farmington Hills, MIHarrison H.S.
21Jenna WiersmaJRD5-4Grandville, Mich.Calvin Christian H.S.
22Rebekah EgglestonSOF5-6Hisperia, Mich.Providence Christian H.S.
23Kerri HoffmanFRMF/F5-8Hamilton, Mich.Hamilton H.S..
27Charlene KehoeFRF5-6Belding, Mich.Belding H.S.
Randy Strawser - Head Coach - 13th season
Dan McAllister - Assistant Coach - 11th season
Eric Mikel - Assistant Coach - 5th season
Ashleigh Lund - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Aimee Luurtsema - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Alyssa Thayer - Assistant Coach - 1st season
David Wood - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Kayla Welch - Manager - 5th season
 
 
 
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