The Huskies begin the search for their fourth-ever national championship
John Donlon is in his second season as Director of Soccer Quality Control for the men’s soccer team in 2016.
In his first season in his new role, Donlon helped the Huskies reach the NCAA Tournament for the 17th time in the last 18 seasons.
Donlon concluded his fifth season as head manager for the team in 2014. In his previous role, he served as the primary communications contact for the Goal Patrol as well as worked with opponent scouting reports and videos. Additionally, Donlon oversaw the hiring of student managers for both the spring and fall seasons.
Donlon’s current responsibilities include an expanded role in ticket sales as well as coordination for the Huskies’ fundraising events such as the annual Meet the Huskies Banquet and Golf Outing. He also works with the university’s marketing department to create promotional fan schedules.
In addition to his work in Storrs, Donlon serves as the Youth Director for Northeast United, as well as the head coach for the U12 Boys team. He also is the head coach of the Tolland Middle School Boys Soccer squad.
Donlon also boasts coaching experience with the Connecticut Boys ODP and operates as the Tolland Soccer Club’s Technical Director.