Coach Borchers is excited about the opportunities God is planning for the revitalized EC soccer programs. He noted during his introduction to the EC Athletic staff and current soccer teams that he has three primary passions are: serving God, his family, and soccer.
Scott comes to EC with an impressive breadth of experience. He played at Piedmont College (1995-1998) as a "Four-year starter and three-year captain". He earned distinction as an all-conference player (1996-1998), selection to the 1997 NAIA All-South Region Team, and earned All-American Honorable Mention in 1997. Scott also played at the semi-pro level as a member of the "Bluebird Premiere League", New Zealand in 2000.
Coach Borchers' coaching experience is also noteworthy. Scott has coached at the Georgia Futbol Club in Lilburn, GA, at the North Georgia Soccer Association in Clarkesville, GA, and from 2003-2006 he served as the Head Coach for Men's and Women's Soccer at Truett-McConnell College in Cleveland, GA. Scott led the 2006Truett-McConnell Men's team to a 11-4-4 record, their first winning season in 10 years. He was also responsible for a similar result with the Women's program, leading the team from a1-17 record to a 10-9-2 record and 3rd place in their conference in 2006. These were remarkable reversals of direction in only three full seasons.
Scott was recognized by his coaching peers as the 2006 GJCAA Region 17 Coach of the Year. Coach Borchers holds a NSCAA Advanced National Diploma. Borchers earned his Masters degree in Physical Education with a Coaching Specialization from Ball State University (08).
Scott and his wife Audrey, with their sons Cole, Kale and Ian are an integral part of the EC Soccer family.
Please feel free to contact Coach Borchers if you are interested in becoming a part of the EC Soccer program.
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Former Soccer Lion, Shezti "Ste" Heu is continuing his service to Emmanuel College by serving as an Assistant Coach for the Men's Soccer team. Heu joins the Lions following his senior season at Emmanuel. Heu captained the Soccer Lions in the 2010-2011 and that leadership has carried over directly into his coaching ability.
As a player, "Ste" started 71 of 72 games played during his four year career at Emmanuel. Heu was honored with the Coach's Award(08), Player's Choice Award(08), and earned a spot on the SSAC Champions of Character Team in 2009.
Shezti has earned is USSF "D" Coaching License. Heu is currently pursuing his Bachelors Degree in Sports Management from Emmanuel College and plans to graduate in December 2011.
Rade Tanaskovic joins the Soccer Lions coaching staff, originally hailing from Barzilovica, Serbia.
Tanaskovic was a stand-out goalkeeper for North Georgia College & State University from 2008-2011. He graduated in May 2012 with a Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education.
As a player, Tanaskovic captained the Saints in 2010 and 2011. He was named to the Peach Belt All-Conference team in 2009, 2010, and 2011. In 2009, Rade also earned a spot on the NSCAA Southeast Region Team.
Tanaskovic also impressed in the classroom, earning Peach Belt Conference Scholar Athlete honors in 2009, 2010, and 2011. Tanaskovic was also named as the NGCSU Athlete of the Year in 2011-12.
Coach Rade holds a USSF "D" Coaching License. Rade and his wife Courtney are already becoming an integral part of the EC Soccer family.
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