Mike Barroqueiro begins his first season as assistant women's soccer coach at UMBC. Barroqueiro is the former assistant coach and director of womenís soccer operations at
As one of the youngest directors of a Division-I program, Barroqueiro guided the Scarlet Knights to the 2005 Big East Conference quarterfinals, and he helped recruit the second-ranked 2006 recruiting class in the Big East and 16th-ranked class in the nation according to SoccerBuzz.com.
Barroqueiro has also served as head coach of the
A native of
Barroqueiro and first-year head coach Koleski inherit a senior-laden Retriever program which finished last season 9-9-1 and sixth in the America East Conference.