Wabash College

Wabash College Athletics
301 W. Wabash Ave. Crawfordsville, IN 47933
Division 3 Indiana Midwest
Private Very Small Competitive team


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Chris Keller

Begins his ninth season as the Little Giants' head coach in 2020.

2019 Wabash team earned a fourth consecutive berth to the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament and fifth in eight years under Keller.

Thirty-one players have earned All-NCAC honors under Keller, with eight earning all-district or all-region honors.

Three-time North Coast Athletic Conference Coach of the Year (2014, 2017, 2019)

Named Regional Coach of the Year in 2014

Senior Michael Tanchevski was named the NCAC Defensive Player of the Year, earned All-Region and Scholar All-Region honors and capped his career by earning an NCAA Post Graduate Scholarship.

Came to Wabash from Allegheny College where he served as an assistant coach

Graduated from the University of the Southwest where he earned a bachelor's of science degree in psychology in 2005. He also earned a master's of science in curriculum and instruction from Southwest in 2009.

He and his wife, Kate, live in Crawfordsville with their son, Wyatt.

Chris Keller’s Coaching Record

Head Coach, Wabash College Little Giants (66-49-13 overall, 29-26-8 NCAC)

2012 — 4-14 overall — 2-7 NCAC (8th place); One All-NCAC player

2013 — 4-11-2 overall — 2-6-1 NCAC (T-7th place); Two All-NCAC players

2014 — 13-3-3 overall — 6-2-1 NCAC (3rd place); Regional Coach of the Year; NCAC Coach of the Year; Six All-NCAC players; NCAC Newcomer of the Year; NCAC Tournament berth.

2015 — 11-5-2 overall — 3-4-2 NCAC (6th place); Two All-District players; Five All-NCAC players.

2016 — 11-6-2 overall — 6-2-1 NCAC (3rd place); Two All-Region players; Five All-NCAC players; NCAC Tournament berth.

2017 — 11-6-1 overall — 5-2-1 NCAC (3rd place); Two All-Region players; Four All-NCAC players; NCAC Tournament berth; NCAC Coach of the Year.

2018 — 12-4-3 overall — 5-2-2 NCAC (3rd place); Two All-Region players; Four All-NCAC players; NCAC Tournament berth.

2019 — 10-6-3 overall — 5-2-2 NCAC (3rd place); NCAC Tournament berth; NCAC Coach of the Year.

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Alister Newby

Newby joined the Wabash soccer team in August 2020 after spending four seasons as director of coaching for the Boiler FC program. A 2013 graduate of the University of Central Lancashire with a masters in sports coaching, he also attended Myerscough College where he played soccer for two seasons.

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