- PositionAssistant Coach
David Hodgson returns to the Sky Blue FC coaching staff in 2018 as an assistant to head coach Denise Reddy, marking the second consecutive year that Hodgson has performed for the team in the role of assistant coach.
A native of Liverpool, England, Hodgson established his coaching roots as an assistant coach for the women’s soccer team at St. Peter’s College in Jersey City, N.J. He then served as the head women’s coach at Cedar Crest College in Allentown, Penn., before serving as an assistant for Sky Blue FC from 2008-09. After two stints as the assistant women’s soccer coach at Drew University, he also served as the head coach of the women’s soccer program at Rutgers University in Camden, N.J. Additionally, he currently works at the club level with Sky Blue FC Development Academy Partner PDA.
In addition to his strong coaching resume, Hodgson also achieved his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science & Sports Performance Enhancement at California University of Pennsylvania. Furthermore, he became a Performance Enhancement Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), as well as being a Certified Speed Coach by the National Association of Speed & Explosion (NASE). A New Jersey state firefighter, he has also acquired his Advanced National Diploma from the NSCAA.