Eric Denton

Coaches' Bio


  • Eric Denton

Team coaching:

  • U16 MLS DA & U18 Premier Head Coach

Years with BUSC:

  • 1st season

Club Coaching Experience:

  • Mill Valley Soccer Club, Tri Valley Soccer Club

Playing Experience:

  • Major League Soccer (MLS) 10 years: DC United, Columbus Crew, Colorado Rapids, SJ Earthquakes
  • U23 US Olympic Qualifying Team (Sydney Olympics)

College Attended:

  • The Santa Clara University
  • 1998 Division I Third Team All-American, NCAA College Cup National Semifinalist
  • 1999 Division I First Team All-American, NCAA College Cup National Finalist

Favorite professional soccer team:

Favorite professional soccer players:

  • Lionel Messi, Paolo Maldini

Favorite movie:

  • Fight Club

Favorite music artist/band:

  • The Rolling Stones, Bob Marley

Favorite food:

  • Pasta with red sauce

Favorite memory as a coach:

  • watching a group of teammates on the field become life-long friends off the field.

To Know:

  • My family inspires me and I love the beach and a good book