Head Coach: Doug Chin
Doug Chin joined Pine Manor Athletics as Head Soccer Coach in September of 2013. Coach Chin brings many years of experience in the sport as a player, coach, and referee.
As a player, he was a three-time varsity letter winner at Dedham High School and captain in his senior year. He was also the team’s “Dedham Youth Soccer (DYS) Unsung Hero Award” recipient. He later played for Massachusetts Youth Soccer’s District Select program and in various amateur men’s leagues.
Aside from his playing career, Chin has been coaching DYS teams since high school and has coached both boys and girls from U-9 to U-19. He holds a USSF “F” Coaching License. He is also a USSF Grade 8 referee and has officiated in several youth leagues around the state. Chin has worked the prestigious Needham Memorial Day Tournament many times and in 2013 had the honor of presiding over two matches at Gillette Stadium.
Prior to joining the Gators, Chin was a multimedia specialist with the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) where he monitored its social media accounts and worked on video projects. He served as the producer, editor, and anchor of the conference’s end of the season recap show, “Around the GNAC.”
He graduated from Boston University in 2010 with a degree in broadcast journalism. While at BU, he worked for WTBU, the student-run radio station, where he did play-by-play and color commentary for various Terrier athletic teams including men’s and women’s hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s lacrosse, and softball. He currently lives in Dedham, MA.