Jamie Bennett was named as the first head coach of the Central Community College women’s soccer team in Dec. 2018.
Bennett brings 12 years of coaching experience to CCC having led teams at the college, high school and club levels. He served as an assistant coach for the CCC men’s soccer team for the 2017 season. For seven years, Bennett skippered soccer teams at Columbus High School. He spent five years as the head coach for the boys team and two years at the helm of the girls squad. Bennett has also led various club teams in the Columbus area.
Bennett played on the inaugural boys soccer team at Columbus High School in 1990 and played one additional season before joining the men’s soccer team at CCC in 1991. He later played on the club soccer team at Wayne State College, where he earned a degree in criminal justice.
Bennett and his wife Julie have been married for 19 years and they are the parents of three children.