Mike White is the Head Women's Soccer coach at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee, OK
In his first year the Lady Bison finished with an 8-7-4 season, going 5-3-3 in the very competitive Sooner Athletic Conference and setting many defensive school records. In his second year the Lady Bison upped their wins in conference and finished 6-3-2.
A player and graduate of Samford University in Birmingham, AL White went on to attend the University of Alabama - Birmingham to earn his Masters degree in Sport Administration.
His other coaching experience includes assistant men's coaching position at Palm Beach Atlantic University, the head women's soccer coaching role at Montreat College for five seasons, and the head men and women's role at Stratford Academy in Macon, GA.
White also is a certified United States Soccer Federation coach with a national ‘A' Level Coaching License.
Soccer is year around for Coach White. He coaches the 99 Fury in the top level of the Oklahoma Premier League. During the winter months he directs the Bison Winter Futsal league at OBU's wellness center to raise money for the Bisons' annual trip to Fairbanks, AK to run a soccer camp for the community.
Using soccer as a tool for ministry is a passion of his. Since spending two years as a youth sports developer in Cambodia and Uzbekistan as part of the Southern Baptist International Mission Board, he has also taken soccer teams to Thailand, Laos, Australia and New Zealand.
If not on the soccer field coaching, you'll find coach White enjoying spending time with his wife Mandy and their seven children Hannah, Matthew, Michaela, Hali, Hope, Hudson and Moriah.
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