Miguel Lozano enters his 16th season as the Head Coach of the La Roche College women's soccer team, the longest-tenured among AMCC women’s soccer coaches.
During his 15 years of coaching college soccer, Miguel has established himself as one of the sport's most consistent winners. He has averaged over 11 wins a season in his career, sporting a 176-99-23 (.630) lifetime coaching record. The 176 wins and .630 winning percentage ranks among the all-time leaders of coaches with a minimum of 10 years at an NCAA Division III school.
In his career, Miguel has coached his teams into AMCC post-season play all 15 years, including two appearances in the AMCC Championship game and ECAC Tournament invitations in 2002, 2004 and 2009. In 2002, The Redhawks posted the best regular season record and hosted the AMCC tournament.
Miguel’s list of accomplishments is impressive. In his 15 years of coaching at La Roche, 68 players have won all-conference honors, including two Newcomers of the Year, three conference MVP’s and two AMCC Coach of The Year awards
Miguel engages in numerous soccer activities in addition to his coaching role at La Roche. He is the co-founder and President of FC Pittsburgh Soccer Club a youth soccer club dedicated to serving the needs of the committed soccer player through high-quality instruction and coaching. He is also the director of the UPMC Passavant / La Roche College Youth Soccer Camps. Earlier in his coaching career, he coached at all youth levels for North Hills Soccer Club (NHSC), and as a coach for the Pittsburgh Strikers Soccer Club, his team won State Championships in 1995 and 1996. In 1996, his team won the prestigious Continental Alliance Tournament (NIKE CUP) in Philadelphia. His youth teams have played in tournament finals in Eastern and Western Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, North Carolina, Florida, Illinois, Virginia and Ohio. Miguel was also a member of the PA West and the Region 1 Olympic Development Program regional coaching staff.