Anne Houliston
Position: Assistant Coach
Alma Mater: Lindsey Wilson College
Graduating Year: 2010
Major: Recreation, Tourism & Sprt Mgt
Anne Houliston
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 07/17/2012

After serving as a graduate assistant coach at CMU in 2012, Anne Houliston returns as the Director of Operations under first year head coach Peter McGahey.

As the DSO, Houliston will aid and assist with the day-to-day operations of the program, coordinate the gameday operations and experience for visiting teams and officials, and assist with the Chippewa Soccer Academy operations and implementation.

Houliston boasts an impressive collegiate, professional and international resume to her credit.

Houliston most recently served as the head coach for Fort Wayne FC in the Women’s Premier Soccer League in 2012. She has also served as a graduate soccer assistant at Murray State, a youth girls’ soccer head coach for the Indian River Soccer Association, and an intern and assistant junior varsity coach and intern at her alma mater Lindsey Wilson College.

She was an NAIA First-Team All-American and a member of the all-conference team at Lindsey Wilson College, where she played from 2007-2008. She has also played professionally in the W-League for three teams, and for three club teams in Scotland. She won both the Scottish Premier League and the Scottish Cup as a member of the Glasgow City Ladies F.C. in 2005-06.

She represented her home country of Scotland on the U16 team once and three times at the European Championships as a member of the U19 team.

The Houliston File
Coaching Career Summary
2011-12     Murray State University Women's soccer graduate assistant
2011-12 Fort Wayne F.C. (WPSL)     Head Coach
2010-11 Indian River Soccer Association     Head Coach (U10s; U12, U13, U16 Girls
2010 Lindsey Wilson College Women's Soccer Intern
2009-10        Lindsey Wilson College Assistant Junior Varsity Coach
2009 Ottawa Fury Soccer Club Coach
Playing Career Summary
2011 Fort Wayne F.C. Women's Premier Soccer League
2010 Colorado Force W-League
2009 Ottawa Fury W-League
2008 Fredericksburg Gunners               W-League
2007-08     Lindsey Wilson College      
2006-07 Newbury Ladies F.C. Scottish Premier League
2005-06 Glasgow City Ladies F.C.     Scottish Premier League
1992-2005     Ayr United Ladies F.C. Scottish Premier League