Evan Strehlau
Evan Strehlau Image
Position: Head Coach
Years Coached: 2nd Season
Alma Mater: University of Illinois-Chicago

Strehlau became the fourth SXU women's soccer head coach in program history in July 2012.  After serving as an assistant coach for the Cougars the previous four seasons (2008-11), his familiarity and experience with the program was second to none.  He holds a USSF "D" Coaching License as well as a NSCAA Regional Goalkeeper Diploma.  Strehlau also works as a goalkeeper coach for the Olympic Development program for the state of Illinois.

Strehlau has a wealth of soccer coaching experience around the Chicagoland area.  Prior to joining the Saint Xavier University women's soccer staff, he served as varsity girls head coach at Queen of Peace High School for the 2007 and 2008 seasons.  He has also been the goalkeeper coach for the Elite Soccer Trainers (Arlington Aces Soccer Club), Chicago Gaels & Red Eleven (a USL W-League team) and Southwest United Soccer Club as well as stints with the Inter FC Soccer Club, Midwest Wings Soccer Club, Victor J. Andrew High School and Moraine Valley Community College. A former First Team All-Regional goalkeeper for Moraine Valley Community College in 1997 and 1998, Strehlau has been playing competitive soccer since 1986.

A former native of Memphis, Tenn., Strehlau now resides in Romeoville, Ill., with his wife, Christina, and daughter, Mackenzie.  He received his bachelor's degree in kinesiology from University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC) in 2002 along with his K-12 teaching certificate.

Roster for 2013 Women's Soccer Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
0Anita BalciunasSRGK/F5-9Brookfield, Ill.Riverside-Brookfield
1Alex PerryFRGK5-11St. Louis, Mo.Oakville
2Mariana HoerrFRF/MF5-6Canton, OhioSt. Thomas Aquinas
3Molly SheehanSRMF5-5Orland Park, Ill.Stagg
4Cassie PulliaJRMF5-5Homer Glen, Ill.Lockport Township
6Monica ChavollaJRMF5-7Chicago Heights, Ill.Bloom Township
7Shannon SpethmanJRD5-7Lincoln, Neb.Saint Pius X
8Julia GawlakFRMF/F5-6Palos Hills, Ill.Stagg
9Delanie BosworthFRMF5-6Grand Rapids, Mich.Grandville
10Morgan GravesJRUT5-8Joliet, Ill.Joliet West
11Marissa GravesJRUT5-8Joliet, Ill.Joliet West
14Gabbie RisolvatoFRD5-6West Des Moines, IowaValley
15Lexi CozziSOF5-8Lockport, Ill.Lockport Township
16Rachel DidierSOD5-7Lincoln, Neb.Lincoln East
17Danielle InzingaJRMF5-7Orland Park, Ill.Marist
18Molly MadarasSOD5-7Parchment, Mich.Parchment
20Rachael WojtysiakSRD5-4Palos Hills, Ill.Millikin University/Stagg
23Jessica DePintoSRD/MF5-4Lockport, Ill.Lockport Township
25Lauren LabanauskasSOD5-5Homer Glen, Ill.Lockport Township
26Christy BowgrenFRMF/D5-6Rockton, Ill.Rockton-Hononegah
29Christina SzockaSOF5-8Crystal Lake, Ill.Crystal Lake South
30Christina SperandoFRMF/F5-5Chicago, Ill.Mother McAuley
80Danielle KonciusJRGK5-6Palos Hills, Ill.Heartland CC/Stagg
Evan Strehlau Image
Head Coach
2nd season
Victor Ramirez Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Tom Christopher Image
Assistant Coach
1st season