Randy Lund has been named the new women's soccer coach. Lund was assistant coach under James Ritchie with the men's soccer program the past two seasons. He helped the team reach the NWAACC Championship game last fall.
Coach Lund is also currently Bremerton High School's head men's soccer coach; he took over duties in 2008. The Knights have won two straight Olympic League titles under his tutelage in 2010 and 2011. They have qualified for the West District III playoffs three straight years. Their playoff appearance in 2009 was the first at BHS since 1991. Lund has coached with Highline Premier Soccer Club, Crossfire Premier Soccer Club, Westsound Premier Soccer Club, Juanita High School, and at Bellevue Community College before he accepted the job at Bremerton. Lund has been the Olympic League Coach of the Year, and All-Kitsap County Coach of the Year in 2010.
Lund recieved his Bachelors degree from Central Washington University, majoring in Finance. He obtained his Masters degree from Seattle University in Economics. Lund teaches Micro and Macroeconomics classes at Olympic College as a adjunct faculty member.
Lund has his USSF National "D" and "C" licenses, and is a USSF National "B" Candidate. His playing days started with the WSYSA Lake Washington Royals. He graduated from Juanita High School in 1977, and went on to play at Bellevue Community College from 1978-79. Lund was a member of the Bellevue FC and Eastside FC clubs from the GSSL Premier League. He was an NWAACC 1st-Team all-league selection both years he played at Bellevue CC.
His program's philosophy centers around respect, character, teamwork, and personal responsibility, as well as teaching the physical, psychological, technical, and tactical skills associated with soccer. He is a strong believer in whole-person player development. Lund will be helping James Ritchie with the Kitsap Pumas FC this summer as an assistant coach.
Lund becomes the sixth coach in Olympic College women's soccer history. Here is the article in the Kitsap Sun about Lund's hiring. He is married to Shannon Lund and has two daughters, Isabela and Gabrielle. The Lund's reside in Silverdale, Wash.
Assistant Coach - Keith Sargent
Keith Sargent has been named the assistant coach for the men’s soccer team. Coach Sargent is currently the head coach for the newly formed team Westsound FC B96. Coach Sargent took the Westsound FC B98’s as a newly formed team in Division 4 to the top of Division 2, in 1.5 years. Coach Sargent continued to take the team to the top competitive flight by winning the state cup (Challenge Cup Division 1) and into the quarter finals of President Cup Regionals in Boise Idaho 2013.
Sargent attended Olympic College for three years after graduating from high school. Sargent transferred to Western Washington University where he earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry.
Sargent has a USSF National B license since 2011. Coach Sargent has committed to coaching competitive level soccer in this area since 2007 with coaching stints at Olympic College, Olympic High School, Tracyton SC, and Westsound Academy. Sargent has 35 years playing experience.
Sargent works fulltime as a Bremerton Police Officer. He is married to Tammy Sargent and has three children, Austin, Jake, and Hailey.