Women's Soccer Head Coach

Matt Dorman


Head Coach Dorman

Cell: 206-512-4955

Email: mdorman@shoreline.edu




Head Coach Matt Dorman

Matt Dorman was appointed head coach of the SCC women's soccer program in December 2014 with previous experience coaching at club, high school, ODP and W-League levels.


Dorman is currently an assistant coach with the Seattle Sounders Women of the W-League. The Sounders finished the 2015 season as Western Conference Finalists.


During the 2014 season, Dorman lead the Bellevue High School girls varsity program to an 18-2-0 record. Bellevue was crowned 3A/2A KingCo League Champions, KingCo 3A Championship Winners and 3A state semi-finalists. In 2014, Dorman was also awarded the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) NW Regional High School Coach of the Year. During this period, Dorman coached 2 all-state, 1 league MVP, 4 all-league first team and 2 all-league second team players.


Dorman has been a head coach within the Olympic Devlopment Program (ODP) since 2013, part of Washington Youth Soccer's Elite Player Development Program, leading the Washington G98 (2013) and B99 (2014-current) teams.


Dorman also has extensive experience at the club level and is currently a head coach at the Rainier Valley Slammers. In 2015, Dorman was one of 75 national finalists for the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) double goal coach award, an award given to those who strive to win while also pursuing the more important goal of teaching life lessons through sports. This selection was from over 2100 nominations.


Dorman holds a Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) B License and the Premier Diploma from the NCSAA. Dorman received a B.A. Degree in Geography from the University of Birmingham in 2006 and an M.A. Postgraduate Masters Degree in Sport, Leisure & Equity from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2007.