Jay O’Donnell, a 2019 Bethany graduate, joins the men’s soccer staff for the upcoming season.
O’Donnell collected All-PAC First Team honors in his senior season. He led the Bison with 13 points, five goals, and three assists. The senior midfielder accounted for three game winning goals, shooting .478 percent on goal.
During his career at Bethany, he compiled 10 goals, 11 assists, and 31 points while shooting .500 percent on goal. He tallied four game winning goals and went 2-2 on penalty kicks.
He has experience coaching at all levels, serving as a student assistant last season for the Bethany College women’s soccer team, assisting with recruiting duties. O’Donnell is the assistant coach for the Victory Express Soccer Club.
Prior to Bethany, O’Donnell played at Radyr Comprehensive in Cardiff, Wales and earned All-Region along with multiple team honors.
O’Donnell graduated from Bethany with a bachelor’s degree in sport management.