Brian Dougher enters his 14th season at the helm of the SeaWolves men's soccer program. Dougher has coached to an impressive overall win-loss record of 104-76-14, and has led his teams to 10 winning seasons since his debut in 2005.
Under Dougher’s leadership, the men's soccer program has captured two Yankee Small College Conference (YSCC) titles in 2007 and 2011, and has qualified for three United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Tournament appearances in 2005, 2007, and 2011.
A three-time YSCC Coach of the Year, Dougher obtained his United States Soccer Federation (USSF) “D” license as well as National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) National Diploma, Goalkeeper 1, and Goalkeeper 2 licenses. Dougher is also actively involved in the Olympic Development Program, serving as a Regional Assessor since 2001. He has been responsible for evaluating players in Region 1 which includes athletes from as far north as Maine, as south as Virginia, and as far west as Pennsylvania. His assessments are used to determine which athletes are invited to try out for the National team.
Prior to SMCC, Dougher served as an Assistant Coach/Goalkeeper Coach at Dean College (2003, 2004), Rhode Island College (1999-2002), Central Methodist College (1997, 1998), and as the Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Illinois College (1996).
Dougher earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Secondary Education from Illinois College (1995), where he played as a fullback and goalkeeper for the Blueboys. He then obtained a master’s degree in Sports Management from the California University of Pennsylvania.
Coach Dougher also works as the Emergency Management Coordinator for Maine Medical Center and resides in South Portland, Maine.
(Updated July 2018)