2010 Women's Soccer Coaches
Drew Burwash Image
Drew Burwash
Head Coach - 8th Season
 

Coach Drew Burwash begins his eighth season at the helm of the Lindsey Wilson College women's program in 2010.

Burwash has led Lindsey Wilson to the NAIA National Tournament in each of his first seven seasons, including three of the last four NAIA Final Fours. In those seven tournaments, the Blue Raiders have failed to reach the national semifinals just twice.

Meet Coach Burwash…

 

Personal

    Birthdate: Aug. 26, 1970

    Wife: Laura

    Children: Eli and Ty

 

Education

Bishop Verot High, 1988  
Lindsey Wilson College, 1994

 

Contact Information

Office: Morrison House
Phone: 270-384-8182
Fax: 270-384-8078
Mail: 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY 42728
E-Mail:
burwashd@lindsey.edu

 

Coaching Honors

·     Two-time NAIA National Coach of the Year (2004, 2006)

·     Three-time Mid-South Conference Coach of the Year (2006, 2008, 2009)

Coaching Milestones

·     Aug. 24, 2003 -- First career win vs. AUM.

·     Nov. 25, 2003 -- Reached first NAIA title match.

·     Nov. 23, 2004 -- Won first NAIA National title.

·     Nov. 21, 2006 -- Won second NAIA National title.

·     Oct. 13, 2007 -- Became the program's winningest coach.

·     Nov. 15, 2007 -- 100th career win vs. Southern Nazarene.

Burwash has led the Blue Raiders to three national championship matches and to the program's two NAIA National Championships. He is a two-time NAIA National Coach of the Year (2004 and 2006).

In 2004, Burwash led the Blue Raiders to a 19-0-6 record -- the program's only unbeaten season -- and the program's first national championship. He again led the Blue Raiders to a national championship in 2006 with a four overtime 2-1 win over Azusa Pacific University. Lindsey Wilson finished that season with a 24-2-0 record.

Under Burwash's direction, Lindsey Wilson women's soccer has amassed a 141-17-12 record, including a 35-0-1 conference regular season record.

Burwash has coached 21 NAIA All-Americans, including one NAIA National Player of the Year. Sixty student-athletes have earned All Mid-South Conference honors during Burwash's tenure, including six MSC Players of the Year.

In addition to the two national championships, Burwash has led the Blue Raiders to seven Mid-South regular season and tournament championships and three NAIA Region XI Championships.

In his first season at the helm of the women's soccer program, the Blue Raiders scored a NAIA record 162 goals during the season and won a program-best 20 consecutive games during the season while compiling a 25-2-0 record.

Prior to taking over the women's program, Burwash served as an assistant coach for the women's team for one season and for the men's program for five seasons, where he helped the Blue Raider men win four NAIA National Championships.

Prior to becoming a coach, Burwash was a standout goalkeeper at Lindsey Wilson, where he was a two-time NAIA All-American (1992-93).

Burwash was a member of the 1992 Blue Raider squad that became the first team in school history to qualify for the NAIA Men's Soccer National Tournament.

For his efforts during his playing days, Burwash was elected to the NAIA Hall of Fame in 2000 and the Lindsey Wilson College Athletic Hall of Fame in 2004.

Burwash is married to wife, Laura, and has two sons, Eli and Ty.

 
 
Collegiate Coaching Career

 

1998-2001: Men's Assistant Coach (Lindsey Wilson College)

2002: Women's Assistant Coach (Lindsey Wilson College)

 
Lindsey Wilson College
 

Year

Record

Conference

Regular Season

Conference

Finish

Conference

Tournament Finish

NAIA Tournament

Finish

2003

25-2-0

4-0-0

1st

1st

2nd

2004

19-0-6

3-0-1

1st

1st

1st

2005

16-5-1

5-0-0

1st

1st

T-9th

2006

24-2-0

5-0-0

1st

1st

1st

2007

17-3-3

5-0-0

1st

1st

T-3rd

2008

21-2-0

6-0-0

1st

1st

T-3rd

2009

19-3-2

7-0-0

1st

1st

T-5th

Total

141-17-12

35-0-1

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Debbie McGuinness
Assistant Coach - 4th Season
 

Coach Debbie McGuinness enters her fourth season in 2010 as the head assistant women's soccer coach and head junior varsity coach.

In her first three seasons, McGuinness helped the Blue Raiders reach a pair of national semifinals and capture three straight Mid-South Conference regular season and tournament titles.

Meet Coach McGuinness…

 

Personal

    Birthdate: Feb. 22, 1983

    Spouse: Single

 

Education

Marist Secondary School, 2000
Lindsey Wilson College, 2004

 

Contact Information

Office: Morrison House
Phone: 270-384-8698
Fax: 270-384-8078
Mail: 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY 42728
E-Mail:
mcguinnessd@lindsey.edu

McGuinness joined the Blue Raider women's soccer staff following a stellar four-year career and a stint as the head girl's soccer coach at Elizabethtown High School. While at Elizabethtown, McGuinness led her squad to the district title.

As a student-athlete, McGuinness helped Lindsey Wilson to the 2004 national championship where she was named the tournament's most valuable player. McGuinness did not allow a goal during the 2004 postseason run, helping the Blue Raiders to the program's first national title.

McGuinness resides in Columbia.

 
Collegiate Coaching Career

2007-09: Assistant Coach (Lindsey Wilson College)

 
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