Former UC Davis women’s soccer coach and St. Francis alumna Maryclaire Robinson enters her fourth season as the head coach of the St. Francis soccer program. She joined the program after serving the 2015 as the interim head coach.
Robinson has led the Troubadours into the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs in each of her four seasons. In her first season, she led the team to a Sac-Joaquin Section finals berth before falling to Franklin 3-0 in the championship match. The Troubies were ranked fifth in the state by MaxPreps.
She has posted a 64-18-12 record over the four seasons,
The program has been awarded the prestigious NSCAA Team Academic Award during each of her three seasons. She has helped tutor 20 players who have made college commitments or signed to play soccer in college.
Robinson, a 1986 graduate of St. Francis, posted a 201-169-34 record during her tenure on the Aggies’ sideline. She led UC Davis to titles in the Northern California Athletic Conference and the California Collegiate Athletic Association. UC Davis also advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2002 NCAA Division II tournament.
She was named the 2011 Big West Coach of the Year after the Aggies advanced to the conference semifinals and finished with 11 wins, the most in the Division I era for the school. UC Davis recorded eight consecutive seasons with double-digit wins (1995-2002) while making four appearances in the CCAA Tournament and earning two NCAA berths.
2015 19-3-2 10-2-2 Section Finalist
2016 14-4-4 7-3-4 Section Quarterfinals
2016-17 15-5-2 10-2-2 Section Quarterfinals
2017-18 16-6-4 10-3-1 Section Quarterfinals
Collegiate Soccer Players
Ari Avila (Fresno Pacific), 2016-17
Aly Barr (William Jessup), 2016
Erin Barr (Master’s College), 2016
Hailey Barrett (UCSB), 2016
Catie Brown, Southern Methodist University, 2015
Darby Carrillo, Cal-State Monterey Bay, 2017
Allie Carmickle, UC Davis, 2015
Izzy Chelini, Cal Lutheran, 2015
Meredith Cook (Occidental), 2016
Anna Gregg, Colorado College, 2015
Anna Huber, Soccer, Wheaton
Rachel Huber, Soccer, William Jessup
Madison Kimball, Loyola Chicago, 2015
Ashley Newland (UL-Lafayette), 2016
Taylor Simpkins, Point Loma Nazarene, 2018
Annisah Surita, Folsom Lake College, 2018
Savannah Tijerino-Santos, American River College, 2017
Addie Wallace, Villanova, 2015
Rhys Wynbrandt (Hawaii Pacific), 2016
Marlee Nicolos, Santa Clara, 2018