Michael Tringali enters his first season as an assistant coach for the VMI men's soccer program.
He comes to the Institute via Goucher College in Baltimore, Maryland, where he served this past season as an assistant coach. At Goucher he was responsible for assisting with the daily practice plans, scouting reports and player evaluations and creating dynamic and technical team warm-ups and training regimens.
The Glen Ridge, New Jersey, native also held administrative duties such as coordinating game day operations, data entry of prospective student-athletes, equipment management and breakdown of game film.
Since 2016 he has served as an assistant director of Level 5 Soccer geared for the instruction of goalkeepers aged 10-17 where he creates a season-long curriculum for goalies incorporated into weekly training sessions. He is also a staff instructor at the Pells Keeper School, coaching players and parents on the intercollegiate recruiting process and developing position specific skills of goalies aged 13-17.
Tringali also served as an assistant coach for the Baltimore Kings U23 men’s team from 2017 to 2018.
He holds an advanced national goalkeeping diploma from the NSCAA (July 2017) and is in the process of completing an advanced national diploma from the NSCAA.
Tringali played at the collegiate level at Stevenson University and professionally for the Jersey Express USL PDL and the Baltimore Kings U23 team. He graduated from Stevenson with a bachelor of science in business administration in 2017.