Chris Hanlon - Director of Coaching

  • NSCAA Premier Diploma
  • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
  • NSCAA National Diploma (Distinguished Pass)
  • USSF National "D" License
  • Director of Soccer Operations / Head Coach Joplin Demize NPSL 
  • Founder and Director of Coaching Springfield Demize Academy 
  • Founder and Director of Soccer Operations Joplin Demize Academy 
  • Founder and Director of Coaching Total Demize Soccer Club (2006 - 2013)
  • Founder and Director of Coaching Total Soccer Club & Academy (2003 - 2005)
  • Co-Founder JB Marine Soccer Club (Springfield, Missouri) 
  • USL/PDL Franchise Owner: St. Louis Strikers, Springfield Storm,
    LA Storm, Springfield Demize 
  • PASL Franchise Owner: Springfield Demize 

College EducationUniversity of Pittsburgh, PA

  • Bachelors of Arts and Sciences - History
  • Bachelors of Arts and Sciences - Political Science

Coaching Experience: 

  • Director of Coaching: Total Demize Soccer Club (2007-2013) : Springfield Demize Academy 2013-2017
    • TDSC U15 Boys: Missouri President’s State Cup Finalist (2010) SDA U17 Boys Missouri State Cup Champs 2016
    • TDSC U18 Boys: Ozarks DPCC Champions (2007,2008,2009) / Kansas City Heartland League Champions (2008)  
    • (2008) 23 TDSC High School Boys recieved various All-State / All-District / All Conference Honors
    • TDSC U18 Girls: Midwest Kickoff Classic Champions (2011) / US Futsal National Championship Finalist (2010) / Plano Texas College Showcase Champions (2009) 
    • TDSC U17 Girls: Kansas City Heartland League Champions (2009 & 2008) / ) / US Futsal National SemiFinalist (2008 & 2009)
  • Director of Coaching: Total Soccer Club (2003-2007)
    • TSC Scorpions U15 Boys: Toyota State Cup Finalist (2007) / MYSA Snickers State Cup Quater-Finalist (2006)
  • Professional Coach: Iowa United Soccer Club (2000-2002)
    • IUSC U19 Boys: Iowa State Champions / Region II Semi-Finalist (2000), State Finalist (2001)
    • IUSC U13 Girls: Iowa State Cup Finalist (2000)
  • Staff Coach Olympic Development Program: Eastern Pennsylvania, Iowa, Missouri (7+ yrs)
  • DI Men’s Assistant Coach:  Drake University, Missouri State University 
  • NAIA Men’s & Women’s Assistant Coach:  Grandview College
  • High School Assistant Coach:  Bettendorf High School
    • Iowa High School State Champions (1998)
    • Iowa High School State Finalist (1999)
  • High School Men’s & Women’s Assistant Coach: Ankeny High School
    • District Finalist (2001)
  • PDL Head Coach: St. Louis Strikers (2004), Springfield Storm (2005), Springfield Demize (2008)
  • PDL Assistant Coach:  Los Angeles Storm, Springfield Demize
  • Head Coach: Des Moines Menace Reserves (2001)
  • Professional Goalkeeper Coach: Des Moines Menace PDL
  • USL Staff Coach: USL Men’s Combine (2006-2010)
  • Head Coach: Joplin Demize NPSL (2013-present)
  • Co Chairman of NPSL Combine Technical Committee (2014)
  • South Region General Manager & Head Coach NPSL Player Showcase 2017

Playing Experience:

  • United Soccer Leagues PDL: Sioux City Breeze, Des Moines Menace, St. Louis Strikers, Springfield Storm, Springfield Demize
  • Major Indoor Soccer League & National Professional Soccer League:  St. Louis Steamers, Harrisburg Heat, Kansas City Comets, Wichita Wings
  • Premier Arena Soccer League-PRO: Springfield Demize
  • US Amateur: Iowa Men’s ODP Team (1998-2000) / Region II Men’s Team (1998)
  •  College:  University of Pittsburgh Scholarship Student Athlete (1995-1999)
    • Chris’s Sophomore year Pitt finished ranked 23rd in the Nation, Second in the Big East Regular Season and finalists in the Big East Championship Tournament. 
    • During his Senior campaign, Chris’s 1.26 GAA lead the Panters to a 10-5-4 record. 
    • He currently ranks sixth all-time for Pittsburgh Panther goalkeepers Goal Against Average in a season.
  • High School:  Wilson West Lawn High School
    • Berks County Champions / PIAA District III Champions / PIAA State Champions (1993)
    • Berks County Champions / PIAA District III Finalist / PIAA State Finalist (1994)
  • Olympic Development Program: 
    • EPYSA State Select Pool (1988-1994)
    • EPYSA State Select Team (1988,1989,1993,1994)
    • USYSA Region I Pool (1993)
    • USYSA Region I Team ~ England Tour (1994)
  • USYSA Club:  Lionville Blast, Lower Merion SC, FC Delco
    • 5 Time EPYSA State Champions (1984, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1990)
    • EPYSA Indoor State Champions (1989, 1991)
    • USYSA Region I Champions (1990), USYSA Region I Tournament (1991)
  • Futsal 
    • US National Futsal Champions (2002, 2003, 2004 & 2007)
    • Iowa State Champions (2003 & 2004)

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