Tom Waters
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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.
Roster for 2010 Men's Soccer Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
0Jordan HamrickFRGK5-10 Lafayette, Ind.Lafayette Jefferson
1Kyle HeldFRGK6-7 Palatine, Ill.Palatine
2Mike KiptaSOD5-9 Palos Hills, Ill.Stagg
3Jeff HiltropSRMF5-8 Rockford, Ill.Colo. State-Pueblo/Boylan Catholic
4Ben JohnsonSRMF5-9 Woodridge, Ill.Western Illinois/Naperville North
5Brendan HealySOD5-9 Palos Heights, Ill.Brother Rice
6Cody CulverJRD/MF5-8 Roscoe, Ill.Harlem
7Al PalarJRMF/F5-10 Zabrze, PolandPlainfield Central
8David OropezaJRMF5-10 Chicago, Ill.St. Francis (Ill.)/St. Laurence
9Kyle BreitenbachSOMF5-10 Valparaiso, Ind.Valparaiso University/Valparaiso
10Adrian GuzmanJRMF5-8 Chicago, Ill.De La Salle
11Ernad DzananovicSRF6-1 Loves Park, Ill.Harlem
12Matt KlancicJRF6-1 Aurora, Ill.Bowling Green/Waubonsie Valley
13Alan BickelSRMF/D5-9 Aurora, Ill.Northern Illinois/Waubonsie Valley
14Mladen PetrovicJRD5-11 Beograd, SerbiaUniversity of Charleston
15Samuel SprauerJRMF/F5-9 Chicago, Ill.Ohio St./Azuza Pacific/Glenbard N.
17Rob GacekSOMF5-9 Palos Hills, Ill.Stagg
22Arturo MaciasSRD5-10 Posen, Ill.Bremen
23Ryan ClemensSRF5-10 Midlothian, Ill.Trinity CC/MVCC/Lincoln-Way East
25Dan CrossJRD/MF5-11 Gravesend, EnglandAxton Chase
Ed Vucinic Image
Head Coach
7th season
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Assistant Coach
5th season
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Assistant Coach
6th season