Iowa Lakes is conducting a nationwide search for a Head Women’s Soccer Coach. For more information:
Graduate Assistant Soccer Coach
Abbey, from Saginaw, Mich., starts her first season with Iowa Lakes as the program’s Graduate Assistant.
Abbey played goalkeeper for four years at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Mich. As a Laker, she was a member of the 2010 and 2013 NCAA Division II National Championship teams. In the 2013 season she helped Grand Valley to an undefeated record, currently holding the second-longest streak in Div. II history for consecutive minutes (1228:08 min.) without surrendering a goal and was named 2013 Goalkeeper of the Year.
Before joining the Iowa Lakes’ family, she trained local high school goalkeepers from the Saginaw area for the past three summers; was an assistant coach for a U11 and U12 travel team; has helped work many soccer camps throughout Michigan and has her Level 1 and 2 goalkeeping licenses.
Abbey received a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Grand Valley State in 2014 and is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Higher Education from Iowa State University.