Bill BrindleyHead Coach
Office Phone: 803-807-5247
Coach Bill Brindley comes to CIU from Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, FL. In five seasons at Trinity Baptist, Brindley led the Eagles from a fledgling first year program to a consistent NCCAA National Championship tournament team. Over the past three years Brindley amassed a record of 43-17 and led the Eagles to a NCCAA DII National Championship, as well as three Southeast Region Tournament titles.
Prior to his stint at Trinity Baptist, Brindley was a standout collegiate athlete at Tennessee Temple University and Palm Beach Atlantic University. After his collegiate playing days came to a close, Brindley went on to play professionally in the United Soccer League for Real Maryland and the Pittsburgh River Hounds. After which he transitioned into collegiate coaching.
Brindley is well respected in the field of coaching as he holds the NSCAA National Diploma and the NSCAA Professional Development Certificate. While at Trinity Baptist, he also served as the NCCAA Men’s Soccer South Region Chair member and was a voting member for the NCCAA national rankings.
Brindley currently resides in Columbia, SC with his wife Kelly and their one year old son, Theo.