Mike Wellington

Mike Wellington

October 18, 2021

U14 Elite Black

Mike is a 1989 graduate of the University of New Hampshire.  During his time at UNH he competed in the decathlon and held the America East record for the event for 23 years.  After graduating he threw all of his competitive energy into learning to coach field hockey on a high level. During the subsequent 26 years coaching he compiled a 212 win to only 43 losses record.  Mike coached in the USA Field Hockey Futures program for five years, earning his Level 2 Coaching certificate from the US National team coaching staff in 2011.  He has been a Futures National Championship coach three times and coached his U19 team to a Bronze medal in 2012.  This is Mike’s 10th year on the Seacoast United coaching staff.  His duties have included coaching U12 through U19.  Most recently he was the the coach of last years U14 Gold team and many of his players were selected for our Regional Club Championship Team that made it to Nationals in July 2016.  At Nationals, this U14 team came in 10th place in the country.  Mike has coached Seacoast teams that have attended National Festival on four occasions as well as Disney Showcase.  Mike brings a a lot of passion and energy to any team he coaches and he is an extremely valuable member of our team!