2013 Men's Soccer
Record: 9-7-1 Home: 6-2-1 Away: 3-5 Neutral: 0-0 WHAC: 5-4-1
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Mark Bell
Position: Head Coach
Years Coached: 16th Season
616-222-1425

Email: mark.bell@cornerstone.edu

Mark Bell enters his 16th season as the Men's Soccer Coach at Cornerstone University. In sixteen seasons with the Golden Eagles, Bell has compiled a 157-108-29 record while coaching 1 MLS draft pick, 11 NAIA All-American-HM selections, 13 All-Region selections, 5 WHAC Players of the Year, 40 All-Conference honorees and 12 Academic All-Americans. Bell has been named WHAC Coach of the Year on five occasions (2000, 2004, 2006, 2011 and 2012) and Champions of Character Coach of the Year twice (2007 and 2011).

Prior to coming to Cornerstone, Bell spent 3 seasons as an Assistant Coach at the University of Mass/Boston (‘95-‘97). He helped the Beacon's to their only ECAC New England Tournament appearance with a 13-5-2 record. Bell also served as an Assistant Coach for North Park College in Chicago, Ill (‘87-‘90). Highlights include helping program go from a 2-14 season to 2 winning seasons and appearances in CCIW Conference playoff finals.

Bell attended Wheaton College (‘79-‘83) where he made two NCAA tournament appearances and played under NSCA Hall of Fame Coach Joe Bean. He also competed abroad in Europe with Lay Witness for Christ. In addition to his coaching duties, he teaches as an adjunct for the Kinesiology Department at Cornerstone. He has also taken the men's program on mission's trips to the Ukraine, Brazil, Dominican Republic and most recently to Zambia.

Mark and his wife Catherine, have two sons Zack and Josh. Catherine is a professor for Grand Rapids Theological Seminary.

 

 
 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
0Nick HopkinsFRGK6-3185Ada, Mich.Forest Hills Eastern H.S.
1Miguel CervantesFRGK6-0145Grand Rapids, Mich.Wyoming Park H.S.
2Habin BangFRF5-6135Hockessin, Del.Wilmington Christian H.S.
3Diego BobadillaJRM5-6125Holland, Mich.Holland H.S.
4Regan BillingsSOD5-11155Wichita, Kan.Trinity Academy
5Marcel SantanaJRF5-10150Santiago, Dominican RepublicColegio DelaSalle
6Nate WeflenSRMF5-8135Hudsonville, Mich.Freedom Christian H.S.
7Gareth FlynnFRF5-10150Elk Grove, Ill.Wheaton Academy
8Mark RougasSOD5-9145Wheaton, Ill.Wheaton Academy
9Eric HamiltonFRMF5-10150Lathrup Villiage, Mich.Southfield Christian H.S.
10Mario WilliamsFRMF5-11175Toronto, OntarioHilbert College
11Tristan EspritJRM5-11170Toronto, OntarioPope John Paul II H.S.
12Garrett NimmoFRMF5-8135Livonia, Mich.Southfield Christian H.S.
13Chris BuitenhuisJRD5-10175Grand Haven, Mich.Grand Haven H.S.
14Richard MoylanSRF6-0165Hilo, HawaiiChristian Liberty Academy
15Kwame MillerFRMF5-7155Scarborough, OntarioBirchmount Park Collegiate Institut
16Shell EnnsSRF5-11160Clinton, Miss.Hinds Community College
17Ian TaylorJRM5-10170Delano, Minn.Delano H.S.
18Jordan WilsonSRMF5-10165Mississauga, Ontario Our Lady of Mount Carmel
19Justin SchoepkeSRMF6-1160Big Bend, Wisc.Grace Christian Academy
20Mark KunnenSRD6-0175Comstock ParkCalvin Christian H.S.
21Nick ManzerJRD6-5185Petoskey, Mich.Petoskey H.S.
22Josh PiovesanJRMF5-11150Fort Walton Beach, Fla.Chocatawatchie H.S.
23Drew KielSOD5-10165Middleville, Mich.Thornapple Kellogg H.S.
24Josh BinnendykeFRD6-2160Muskegon, Mich.Western Michigan Christian H.S.
25Sam SternsSRMF5-9165Caledonia, Mich.Caledonia H.S.
26Reid MitchellFRD5-7145Plainfield, Ill.Plainfield East H.S.
27Matt WisenSOM5-7135Grand Haven, Mich.Western Michigan Christian H.S.
28Brendan PowersJRMF5-6125Hudsonville, Mich.Freedom Christian H.S.
29Silas CoureyFRMF5-9155Holland, Mich.Holland H.S.
30Jeremy Grotenhuis*SRD5-10160Hilo, Hi.Christian Liberty Academy
31Andrew MarshSOGK6-2155Zeeland, Mich.Grand Rapids Community College
32Max KielSOGK6-3175Middleville, Mich.Thornapple Kellogg H.S.
* Redshirt
Mark Bell - Head Coach - 16th season
Steve Herdsman - Assistant Coach - 8th season
Brett Lile - Assistant Coach - 8th season
Chip Huber - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
 
 
 
  • Oct. 18 - Men's Soccer vs University of Michigan-Dearborn - W 3-0 - recap
  • Oct. 15 - Men's Soccer vs Lawrence Technological University - L 0-2 - recap
  • Oct. 11 - Men's Soccer vs 19University of Northwestern Ohio - L 0-6 - recap
  • Oct. 8 - Men's Soccer vs Madonna University - L 1-2 - recap
  • Oct. 4 - Men's Soccer vs Concordia University - L 1-3 - recap
  • Oct. 1 - Men's Soccer vs Siena Heights University - W 1-0 - recap
  • Sep. 27 - Men's Soccer vs Aquinas College - T 0-0 (2OT) - recap
  • Sep. 20 - Men's Soccer vs Goshen College - W 2-0 - recap
  • Sep. 17 - Men's Soccer vs Saint Xavier University - W 2-1 (2OT) - recap
  • Sep. 13 - Men's Soccer vs Holy Cross College - L 2-3 - recap