|Position:||Volunteer Goalkeeper Coach|
Scott Newman joined the Seattle U women's soccer coaching staff prior to the 2014 season as the Volunteer Goalkeeping Coach.
Under Coach Julie Woodward, Newman has helped SU establish itself as one of the most successful programs in the country. In 2018, he worked with freshman Ariana Romero as she took over the starting role in net. Romero capped her rookie campaign by winning WAC Tournament MVP as SU won the 2018 WAC Tournament.
In 2016, Newman helped Redhawk goalkeepers record a 0.89 goals against average and log eight shutouts. SU allowed just five goals in seven WAC matches.
Newman has served as a coach at all levels of the game for over 25 years, most recently as the head coach and Director of Coaching for the Northwest Nationals. At the club level, he has also coached for the Maple Valley Marauders, Eastside FC, FC Alliance, Washington Soccer Club, Missoula Strikers, FC Portland, and Salem United Soccer Club.
At the collegiate level, he most recently served as an assistant coach at the University of Washington in place of associate head coach Amy Griffin while she worked with the US U20 Women’s World Cup Championship Team. He also previously worked as an assistant coach at University of Montana (2001) and at Willamette University in Salem, Ore. (1997-99).
Newman has also served as a Regional Staff Coach, Regional GK Staff Coach, and Regional Head GK Coach with Region IV ODP, also as a State ODP Coach. At the state level, he helped lead the team to a National Championship as the Washington ODP Head Age Group Coach, also serving as the Oregon ODP Head Age Group Coach, Montana ODP Head Age Group Coach, and Washington ODP Girls Head Coach (head coach of entire girls ODP program in Washington State).