2017 Men's Soccer
Record: 4-1-1 Home: 3-0 Away: 1-1-1 Neutral: 0-0 SSAC: 0-0
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Daniel Whelan
Head Coach: 4th Season
Alma Mater: Embry-Riddle
Phone: 251-442-2396

Daniel Whelan begins his third season at the helm of the UMobile men’s soccer program in 2016 after earning SSAC Coach of the Year honors in 2014 and leading the team to back-to-back SSAC Regular Season Championships. He previously spent five seasons at UMobile as assistant coach, with prior stops at Spring Hill and Embry-Riddle.

Head Coach at Mobile (2014-Present)

  • 26-10-5
  • Two-Time Regular Season SSAC Champions
  • SSAC Men’s Soccer Coach of the Year (2014)
  • NAIA National Championship Quarterfinals (2014)
  • Coached Seven 1st-Team All-SSAC selections, Six NAIA All-Americans and 10 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes

Assistant Coach at Mobile (2009-13)

  • Team went 68-32-5 in that time
  • Four trips to the NAIA National Championship

Prior to Mobile

  • Interim head coach at Spring Hill in 2009
  • Volunteer coach at Embry-Riddle in 2007

Playing Career

  • Embry-Riddle 2003-06
  • Two-time NAIA All-American
  • Three-time All-Conference selection
  • Florida Sun Conference Player of the Year
  • CoSIDA Academic All-District selection
  • Played at highest level of youth soccer in England, the FA Youth Premier League with the Blackburn Rovers Football Club (2001-03)
  • Bachelor of Science in aeronautical business administration from Embry-Riddle in 2007
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Marc Joseph
Assistant Coach: 1st Season
Alma Mater: University of Mobile
Phone: 251-442-2363

Marc Joseph begins his first season as assistant coach for the University of Mobile’s men’s soccer program in 2016. Joseph played for the Rams 2010-11 and has since been coaching high school and travel ball in Delray Beach, Fla. UMobile went a combined 33-7-3 in Joseph’s two seasons and advanced to the Round of Four at the NAIA National Tournament in 2010.


Playing Career

  • Mobile (2010-11)
  • 38 career games played with nine goals and four assists
  • Team went 33-7-3 in those two years with two conference championships
  • The 2010 team advanced to the Round of Four at the NAIA National Tournament

Coaching Career

  • Assistant varsity and head JV coach at Atlantic HS (Delray Beach) 2012-14
  • 2012 team advanced to the State Semifinals for the first time in school history
  • Coached the Boynton Knights travel team 2014-15
  • Won the ESPN Disney Shootout in 2015
  • FYSA D1 Coaching License