Kelly Wakeman is in her third season as head coach of the Ursinus College Women's Soccer team. Last season, she led the Bears to a 8-9-1 record against quality competition.
Wakeman comes to Collegeville after five seasons as the head women’s soccer coach at Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland. She most recently guided Montgomery College–Rockville women’s soccer to a NJCAA DIII National Championship in 2011, the first soccer championship in the history of Montgomery College
Wakeman has been the women’s soccer coach at Montgomery since 2007, posting a 72-19-1 record in five seasons. In her time there, she has been named National Junior College Athletic Association Region XX Coach of the Year three times and the National Soccer Coaches Association of America South Region Coach of the Year twice. She was the National Junior Coach DIII Coach of the Year in 2011. She produced five All-American and 17 All-Region, All-Conference selections in five years.
She spent one year as an assistant coach at Muhlenberg College, where she worked with the goalkeepers. She also was an assistant coach at Whitehall High School and Easton Area High School She also has been involved in coaching club soccer through ENCO United and Lower Macungie Youth Soccer.
She is a 2004 graduate of Moravian College, where she graduated Cum Laude and she is currently pursuing a Masters of Education degree from Edinboro University. She was a goalkeeper for the Greyhound women’s soccer team, while at Moravian.