Brian Quinn
Brian  Quinn

Position:
Associate Head Coach (9th Season)


08/11/2015

Brian Quinn Promoted To USD Men's Soccer Associate Head Coach

Quinn enters his 9th season with the Toreros

01/17/2013

Dan Delgado selected in 2nd round by San Jose Earthquakes

Delgado was the 33rd overall selection in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft.

09/26/2012

Brian Quinn Elected to Breitbard Hall of Fame

Quinn was a San Diego Sockers star and has coached around San Diego for years.

08/13/2012

Men's Soccer Returns from Preseason Europe Trip

The Toreros visited Ireland and England to tune up their skills and take in the experience.

11/14/2013

USD Men's Soccer vs. Saint Mary's | 10/20/13

USD Men's Soccer vs. Saint Mary's | 10/20/13 | Photos courtesy of Brock Scott, scottphoto.net.

12/02/2012

USD MSOC | NCAA Quarterfinals at Georgetown | Dec. 1, 2012

USD MSOC | NCAA Quarterfinals at Georgetown | Dec. 1, 2012. Photos courtesy of Rafael Suanes

09/24/2012

USD MSOC vs. UC Santa Barbara | Sept. 14, 2012

USD vs. UCSB | Sept. 14, 2012 | Photos courtesy of Brock Scott, Scottphoto.net

Brian Quinn is entering his ninth year with the USD men's soccer program. After eight years as an assistant coach he was elevated to Associate Head Coach in August of 2015.

Over the past eight seasons the USD men's soccer team has tallied an overall record of 78-65-19, including a 51-30-10 West Coast Conference mark. Over the past six seasons the Toreros have won three WCC titles (2014, 2012, 2009), advancing to the NCAA Tournament each of those years, including an Elite Eight appearance in 2012.

Born in Belfast, Ireland, Brian Quinn has many years of both playing and coaching at the highest level to accompany his distinguished 16-year professional career dating back all the way to 1978.

Quinn holds a USSF 'A' Coaching license. He coached the San Diego Sockers in the CISL from 1995-96. In 1997-99 coached the San Jose Clash/Earthquakes of the MLS before returning for a second term with the San Diego Sockers from 2000-04 in the MISL. The former Director of Coaching of Poway Youth Soccer Club (1991-94), Quinn currently is the Director of Boys coaching for F.C. San Diego, and is a Technical Director for Adidas ESP developmental program. He also coached The Bishop's School, La Jolla girl's varsity soccer team.

Quinn was an eight-time champion with the San Diego Sockers, eight-time All-Star, fourth all-time scorer in Sockers' history, second all-time playoff scorer, two-time MVP in playoff Championship Series (1986 & 1990), 1991 Gold Cup Winner - US National Team, 1992 US Cup Winner - US National Team, was the youngest coach in Major League Soccer history in 1997. In 2013, Quinn was inducted into the Breitbard Hall of Fame honoring San Diego sports standouts since 1953.

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Coach Lindsey Recaps the First Two Weeks
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2015 WSOC Preview
A brief preview of the 2015 Toreros.

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The Will to Win
2015 Celebration of Excellence.

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One of the top SS in the country.

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From Serbia to San Diego
Four stand-out student athletes hail from Serbia.

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Torero Profile: Lauren Schad
One of a few Native American female athletes in DI.


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