SPORTING DIRECTOR & HEAD COACH
Eric Rudland was hired in September 2015, after two very successful seasons at the helm of Lansing United. While with United Rudland won a Conference Championship, MidWest Regional Title & advanced to the NPSL National Semi-Finals. Rudland has an uncanny knack of bringing diverse groups of players together and formulating an environment that produces results. Rudland’s professional & amateur coaching experience includes stops with Lansing United (NPSL), Crewe Alexandra FC (English Championship Div) & the Michigan Bucks (PDL). Rudland was the Head Coach at Spring Arbor University (NAIA), where he was awarded the NSCAA/NAIA Mid-East Coach of the Year & nominated as the Select Sport/NAIA National Coach of the year in 2012. Rudland is committed to building a professional environment that provides each player with a 1st class soccer experience.