Sean Yengo
Sean Yengo
Title: Head Coach
Phone: (715) 836-4097
Email: yengosp@uwec.edu
Season: 18th Year
  • Yengo currently ranks second all-time in the WIAC in wins (220) and winning percentage (66.4%).  Yengo owns a career record of 94-31-11 in WIAC play.
  • Under Yengo the Blugolds finished the 2005, 2006 and 2008 seasons ranked in the NSCAA Top 25 National Poll
  • Team finished second in the WIAC in 2008 while advancing to the NCAA Championship for the fourth consecutive season
  • Blugolds won the WIAC regular season and tournament championships in 2005, 2006 and 2007. Before 2005, no team had won either championship
  • Yengo received WIAC Coach of the Year honors in 2005, 2006 and 2007
  • 2006 NSCAA Central Region Coach of the Year
  • 2005 was the first time in program history the soccer team made an NCAA appearance. They now have a total of four.
    • Advanced to Sweet 16 in 2006
    • Advanced to second round in 2005 and 2008
    • Played a first round game in 2007
  • Blugolds have earned numerous honors in Yengo's tenure
    • 73 All-WIAC selections
    • 33 All-Central Region selections
    • Five NSCAA All-Americans
    • Four NSCAA Scholar All-Americans
    • Five WIAC Scholar-Athletes
    • Three WIAC Players of the Year
    • NSCAA Team Academic Award 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    • NSCAA Team Ethics Award 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Previously served as an assistant coach for the Blugolds in 1996
  • Graduated from SUNY-Cortland in 1991 with bachelor's degree in physical education. Also earned master's degree from Cortland in 1996
    • Played soccer for Cortland from 1985 to 1989
    • Three-time SUNYAC wrestling champion and two-time All-American
  • Was a soccer coach at Northfield Mount Hermon School in Northfield, Massachusetts from 1992 to 1996
  • Also serves as an senior lecturer in the Department of Kinesiology at UW-Eau Claire
  • Married to Tracy (who also teaches in the Department of Kinesiology); Has two daughters (Danielle and Sydnee) and two sons (Zachary and Christopher)

Last Updated: 8/7/14