Head Women’s Soccer Coach
A Lindenhurst, N.Y., native, Mahlan received his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Farmingdale University in 1975. He chose to continue his education in 1996, earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from LaSalle University. Again in 2010 he took to the books completing his Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from American College of Education. He is currently enrolled at Northcentral University working towards his Doctorate Degree in Sports Management.
Mahlan’s coaching career began as the Head Men’s Soccer coach for Tri County Technical College in South Carolina. Before joining the Laker coaching staff, he also served as a head competitive boy’s and girl’s teams coach in Florida for age groups under 7 to under 19, as well as head high school boys soccer coach in Tavares, Fla., for six years; Haines City, Fla., for two years; Winter Haven, Fla., for four years; and Berea, S.C., for two years.
Mahlan’s plan is to continue the program’s widely recognized progress to be National Contenders for years to come. In the past season, the Laker Women were ranked in the top 20 for five weeks.
Graduate Assistant Soccer Coach