Stuart Dick was hired in February of 2020 as the newest head coach of CMSV's women's soccer program. Coach Dick was also appointed the role of Assistant Athletic Director, specializing in Compliance. He was set to start his first season as coach in 2020 before the Covid-19 pandemic.
Coach Dick comes to Riverdale after spending the 2019 season as an Assistant Coach with St. John's University. During his time with the Red Storm, Coach Dick assisted in all aspects of running program and specialized in individual player development both the fall and the spring as well as working with the athletic training staff in evaluating player health and determining whether they were fit to return to the playing field.
Coach Dick also served as an Assistant Coach with both Fairfield University (three seasons) and Yale University (one season). Coach Dick had a wealth of responsibilities with Fairfield, including scheduling games, training sessions and administrative and team meetings, coordinating and implementing coaching sessions and cultivating relationships with domestic and international clubs. While at Yale, Coach Dick coached the defense and goalkeepers as well as breaking down game film.
From 2010 through 2014, Coach Dick was on the women's soccer staff as a graduate assistant with the University of Bridgeport, where he was a recruiting coordinator and helped lead his team to an overall record of 59-13-8. Coach Dick also spent five years as the Head Women's Soccer Coach for various ECNL and NPL teams for the Connecticut Football Club.
Coach Dick graduated with a BA in Sports Promotion Entertainment Management from Northwood University in 2007 and received his MBA and Masters of Science in Technology Management from the University of Bridgeport in 2014.