David Barrueta: Dalton Academy Director


Coaching Experience:

28 yrs Coaching Experience

Chattanooga Red Wolves SC First Team Assistant/Goalkeeper Coach;

Girls Preparatory School Assistant Coach;

McCallie School Assistant Coach;

Longwood University (NCAA D1) Head Men's Soccer Coach;

Mercer University (NCAA D1);

Yale University Assistant Coach (NCAA D1);

Sewanee Men's & Women's Goalkeeper Coach (NCAA D3);

East Ridge Soccer Association;

Dalton FC;

Chattanooga Highlanders SC

Playing Experience:

Atlanta Ruckus (A-League);

New England Revolution (MLS);

Baltimore Bays (USL);

Maryland Bays (APSL);

Rutgers University (NCAA D1);

Loyola College MD (NCAA D1)

Playing Achievements/Accolades:

Played in all USSF professional soccer divisions;

NSCAA All-Region at Rutgers; 1988 MVP at Rutgers;

All-Atlantic 10 Conference at Rutgers;

All-Northeast Conference at Loyola;  

40 shutouts in NCAA D1 collegiate soccer;

1987 NCAA D1 quarterfinal;

1989 NCAA D1 semifinal;

1990 NCAA D1 final

Coaching Achievements/Accolades:

TN state championship at McCallie in 2017;

TN state champion at GPS in 2018;

Developed players who have gone on to MLS Academies as well as all levels of collegiate soccer

Dave Barrueta will join the Leadership staff of the Red Wolves Organization where he will be the Director of Dalton Academy. Barrueta has nearly 30 years of coaching  and playing experience spanning from the club and high school to the college and professional levels. His professional playing background as well as his extensive college coaching career makes him one of the most experienced coaches in the state.