WISCONSIN LOONS

Staff

Eric

Gebhard

Executive Director

USSF Certified

Hometown

Green Bay

Favorite Team

Wisconsin United FC

Bio

Coach Gebhard comes to Wisconsin United from the Howard District. From 2018-2020 Gebhard acted as the Director of Coaching for the United Hurricanes. Gebhard is well known in the collegiate community on a regional level as a successful clinician, scout, recruiter, and game manager.

From 2013-2018 Gebhard worked as the assistant coach at St. Norbert College. In Gebhard’s first season, the team reached the Midwest Conference tournament final after defeating Carroll University. The team’s appearance in the final was significant due to its 2-14-1 season just two years prior.

While at St. Norbert, he assisted the Head Coach in all operations, including scouting, recruiting, camps, and player development. During his tenure, the Knights ranked as high as #19 Nationally and #2 in the North Division by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. The Knights have earned two Midwest Conference Championships and had 14 All-Conference players, one Conference Player of the Year, and three NSCAA regional players.

The Knights have been to the Midwest Conference Tournament four out of five years during his tenure. In 2018 he signed on as an assistant with the University of Wisconsin Green Bay. At Green Bay, he assists with the training and game management of the men’s soccer team.

Coach Gebhard is perhaps best known for his enthusiasm and versatility. He has coached both boys and girls from age 7 through college.

Experience

  • Wisconsin United FC, Executive Director 2022-Present
  • Wisconsin United FC, Director of Coaching 2018-2022
  • UW-Green Bay Assistant Men’s Coach, 2018-Current
  • St. Norbert College Asst., Men’s Coach 2013-2018
  • Head Coach Numerous Club Teams: De Pere Select, Green Bay Lightning, Allouez, United Hurricanes, Girls Youth Academy Director – De Pere Select, 2009-2015

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