Adam Gabbard returns to the Colonel’s Coaching Staff after three highly successful seasons at Dean College and being named Technical Director for Commonwealth FC. As Associate Head Coach at Dean, Gabbard helped lead the Bulldogs to their most successful seasons in school history with a combined record of 49-4-4 (.925). Gabbard helped guide the Bulldogs to three straight USCAA National Tournament appearances, and an appearance in the National Semi-Final.
No stranger to the Colonel sidelines Gabbard was an Assistant Coach for Curry during the 2013 and 2014 seasons. Helping the Colonels to CCC Quarterfinal appearances and an ECAC Tournament birth.
Gabbard also worked with the Boston Rams (PDL) as an Assistant Coach, Director of Operations, Community Outreach Director and Director of Communications for three seasons. During this time, the club was able to help develop over numerous players reach the professional ranks, both domestically and internationally.
During his playing career, Gabbard was a three-year starter for Curry College from 2009-2012, leading the Colonels to two CCC Tournament quarterfinal appearances (2009 & 2012), where he captained the side during his senior year. Gabbard graduated with a degree in Corporate Communications.
“To land a tremendous coach in Adam is special for our program. He has proven his ability to coach and recruit at this level and we are excited to have him be part of our staff.” Said Head Coach Pete Mendel
Gabbard has worked with many clubs and programs during his career including, New Haven FC, New Haven Youth Soccer, Galway Rovers, Weymouth Youth Soccer, Milton Youth Soccer, Milton High School, Bulldogs Soccer, Real Boston (PDL), The Boston Rams, as well as also currently serving as a Staff Coach for the New England Revolution Academy & Camp Director for Nike Soccer.