David Barrueta: Director of Goalkeeping

DAVID BARRUETA

Age Group & Gender Coaching:

Director of Goalkeeping & Pre-Academy Coach

 

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 Chattanooga Red Wolves Academy where he will be the Director of Goalkeeping as well as working with our U7 and U8 players year in the Pre-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. His willingness to teach and develop our youngest players as well as oversee our goalkeeping program is a huge asset to the Red Wolves Academy. Barrueta is also the Red Wolves first team Assistant Coach and Goalkeeping Coach.