LCCC hires new head coach for womens soccer team
Director of Athletics Dr. Cindy Henning announced Friday the hiring of Nate Ulness as the new women’s soccer head coach. He becomes the second head coach in Laramie County Community College Women’s Soccer history. He takes over for Coach Gardner, who retired after coaching the Golden Eagles for 18 seasons.
Ulness comes to LCCC after serving three seasons as the head coach at Gillette College. He guided the 2019 Lady Pronghorns to the NJCAA National Tournament and captured the 2019 Region IX Tournament Championship.
Ulness started the program at Gillette College and led the Pronghorns to a 31-17-3 overall record in three seasons. Gillette finished the 2019 campaign as the most successful team in their program history. The Pronghorns posted an impressive 17-3-1 record and a NJCAA National Tournament appearance.
He produced two NJCAA All-Americans, Region IX Freshman of the Year and the Region IX Player of the Year.
Prior to his three-year stint at Gillette, Ulness was at the University of Mary as an assistant on the women’s side.
Ulness, a North Dakota native will begin on the 3rd of January and arrive on campus for the start of the second semester.