Coach Kyle Neal is in his third year as the Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Carolina University.
Education: Neal received his Early Childhood Education Credentials from Rowan Cabarrus Community College.
Professional: In 2008, Neal became the Assistant Coach for the women's and men's soccer teams at South Rowan High School. He then coached at Jesse Carson High School for six years. During Neal's time at Jesse Carson, he helped lead the teams to their first ever playoff appearances, first ever conference championships for the men's team (back to back 2013-2014), the women's best ever record of 14-4-1, and play in three rounds of State Playoffs.
In 2015, Neal moved to South Rowan High School as the Varsity Head Coach for men's and women's. During his first year, Neal was named Rowan County Coach of the Year. He coached the girls program to their first ever playoff appearance and two "best seasons" in school history, set school record for wins in season, and first ever State Playoff win in 2018. The team also set a county record for goals scored in a season. During his time coaching, Neal has also worked for Lake Norman Soccer Club and Charlotte Soccer Academy.
Personal: Neal is originally from Jacksonville, NC.