Danny Owens Photo

Danny Owens

Head Coach 8th season

Bio

     
Danny Owens enters his seventhseason at the helm of the William Carey University Women's Soccer team after guiding the program to three straight National Tournament appearances.  Last season, WCU went 14-4-1 and advanced to the Elite Eight of the 2010 NAIA National Touranment.   
 

 
Over the past five years Carey has posted five winning seasons, three National Tournament appearances, two Regional Tournament appearances, and three GCAC championships.  Owen's faces the dauting task of replacing NAIA first team All-American keeper Jackie DeNova and thrid team All-American Natalia Nino.  
 
   
Individually, Owens has coached four GCAC Players of the Year, 25 players on the All-GCAC team,  3 Honorable Mention All-Americans and 7 All-Americans. In addition, he has had 12 of his girls receive Academic All-Americans honors and his team has had a GPA of 3.1 or better over the past four years
   
Before his time here at Carey, Owens served as head girls' soccer coach at Our Lady Academy (OLA) in Bay St. Louis, MS. His team compiled an impressive 60-12-7 overall record during his stretch as head coach and won three consecutive Mississippi High School State Championships. 
 
 
A former Crusader Men's Soccer player from 1996-99,  Owens earned All Conference (Gulf Coast Athletic), All Region (NAIA Region XIII), and 1st Team All American (NAIA) honors at William Carey. During his collegiate career, the Crusaders qualified for three national tournaments and had two NAIA Final Four appearances.  He was also voted the team captain and most valuable player during his senior year. 
 
Owens earned his bachelor's degree in Psychology from William Carey in 2000.  Afterwards, he also obtained a Master of Science degree in the field of Psychology. 
     
Danny currently holds a USSF National "B" License.
  
 
Danny is married to Katie Owens, formerly Katie Langlois, and has two boys; Michael Owens (8 years old) and Aiden Owens (4 years old). 
   

Name

Year

   

Wins

Losses

Ties

Danny Owens

2005

   

3

9

1

Danny Owens

2006

   

12

7

0

Danny Owens

2007

%

 

19

1

1

Danny Owens

2008

%

$

16

4

1

Danny Owens

2009

%

$

20

2

1

Danny Owens

2010

 

$

14

4

4

       

84

27

8

%- GCAC Champs
$- NAIA National Tournament
2012 Women's Soccer Roster
# Name Cl. Pos. Hometown Previous School
0 Linfah Jones FR GK Trinidad Debe High School
00 Destiny Louviere FR GK Hahnville, LA
  Claudia Saucedo* FR  
1 Gemma Layfield SR GK Buderim, Australia Matthew Flinders Anglican College
2 Kristen Satcher JR MF Hattiesburg, MS
3 Tori McDevitt SR MF Southhampton, England Gregg School
5 Emily Doyle JR MF Sydney, Australia Pittwater House
6 Lauren Satcher SO D Hattiesburg, MS
7 Emmaleigh Davis JR F Pascagoula, MS Pearl River C.C.
8 Jessica Leslie FR MF Kenner, LA Mount Carmel Academy
9 Malin Barrulf JR MF Karlstad, Sweden Hammar
10 Victoria Salas JR MF Dallas, TX
11 Sasha Rodriguez SR F Hesperia, CA Victor Valley C.C.
12 Alejandra Martinez JR MF/F Dallas, TX
13 Anastasia Vogel SR F Pontotoc, MS Meridian Community College
15 Macie Foreman SO MF Lafayette, LA Teurlings Catholic H.S.
16 Christa Robinson SO MF Lufkin, TX Tyler Junior College
17 Phoenix Olivarez SR D Victorville, CA Serrano High School
18 Olivia Shook FR D Hattiesburg, MS Oak Grove High School
19 Analejsia Lee JR F Picayune, MS Pearl River C.C.
20 Mallory Jenkins JR F/MF Baton Rouge, LA
21 Morgan Marfisi SO D Tomball, TX Tomball High School
22 Ashlee Arnau JR F Hattiesburg, MS Pearl River C.C.
23 Blake Stefano FR MF Bay St. Louis, MS Our Lady of the Lake
24 Brittany Lang FR D Biloxi, MS Biloxi High School
25 Bridget Dennis JR MF/F Laurel, MS Biloxi High School
26 Jeana Gilbert SR D Pascagoula, MS Pascagoula High School
27 Audrey Bergeron SR MF/D Culver City, CA Apple Valley High School
28 Natalie Saunders FR GK Cumbria, England Ulverston Victoria High School
29 Ashley Allen SO D Slidell, LA
* Redshirt

Coaching Staff

Danny Owens Photo
Head Coach
8th season
Lisa Mann Photo
Assistant Coach
3rd season