Position: Assistant Coach
Years Coached: 5th Season
Alma Mater: Eastern Illinois University
Waters begins his fifth season as assistant coach of the Saint Xavier University men's soccer program. Prior to joining the SXU athletics staff, Waters served as head coach at Aurora University (Ill.), a NCAA Division III school in Aurora, Ill., from 1999-2003. In addition to his stint at Aurora University, he has also spent the last 14 years coaching a variety of club soccer teams and working at soccer camps and clinics throughout the Chicagoland area.
Waters was a midfielder/forward at Eastern Illinois University from 1989-93. During his career at EIU, he was a three-time member of the Mid-Continent All-Academic Team. Waters received a marketing degree from Eastern Illinois in 1993, while also earning a minor in speech.
Waters resides on the North side of Chicago and also works full-time for Wirtz Beverage in Elk Grove, Ill., in addition to his coaching duties at SXU.