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Bill Bahr
Bill Bahr

Bill Bahr - headshot coaching
Title:Head Coach, Women's Soccer
Hometown: Bourbonnais, Ill.
High School:Lakenheath High School (England)
College:Olivet Nazarene University, B.A. and M.A.
Family:Wife: Kirstyn; Children: Alaina and Ethan
  
Phone:815-928-5464
Email:bbahr@olivet.edu

Education: 

  • Olivet Nazarene University, Master of Religion (2014) 
  • Olivet Nazarene University, Master of Business Administration (2005) 
  • Olivet Nazarene University, Bachelor of Arts- Public Policy (1996) 

Professional Experience: 

  • Olivet Nazarene University, Head Women’s Soccer Coach/Associate Professor (1999-present) 

Professional Associations: 

  • Member of the NSCAA 
  • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma 
  • NSCAA Goalkeeping Institute 

Career Record: 

 

Wins

Losses

Ties

2012-2013

17

4

2

2011-2012

19

4

1

2010-2011

17

3

2

2009-2010

16

4

2

2008-2009

18

3

3

2007-2008

15

7

1

2006-2007

14

9

2

2005-2006

10

7

2

2004-2005

4

14

1

2003-2004

15

7

3

2002-2003

15

8

3

2001-2002

16

9

0

2000-2001

18

6

1

1999-2000

6

11

1

1998-1999

4

13

0

Career Totals

204

109

24

 

 

Coach: 
Awards and Recognition: 

 

  • Olivet Nazarene University’s Faculty Member of the Year (2012) 
  • National Soccer Coaches’ Association of America (NSCAA)-NAIA Women’s Soccer National Coach of the Year (2012) 
  • Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Coach of the Year (2012, 2009) 
  • NCCAA North Central Region Coach of the Year (2012, 2010) 

Player:

  • Recipient of the Ambassador Award, the highest award bestowed by ONU Athletics  
  • Four-year varsity letter winner (1992-1996),  

Coaching Philosophy: 

  • Faith can and should be integrated into all aspects of life. Athletics is more than just a competition; sports become the playing field on which life’s lessons are taught and learned. It’s the opportunity for each athlete to experience deep truths and values.  

Personal Information: 

Bill and his wife, Kirstyn, reside in Bourbonnais. Kirstyn is a physical education and ESL teacher for Bourbonnais Education School District 53. They have two children, Alaina and Grant.