Eric Quill was named head coach of North Texas SC on Jan. 24, 2019.
Quill holds a U.S. Soccer Federation “A” coaching license and was previously technical director of Texans Soccer Club Houston in charge of player development, coaching development and technical training curriculum. As academy director and U-18 head coach, Quill guided Texans SC to its first ever national title when it won the U.S. Development Academy U-18 Championship in 2017. He also has experience at the youth international level having been an assistant coach for the U.S. National Team at the U-15, U-17 and U-19 levels.
During his nine seasons as a player in MLS, Quill accumulated 12 goals and 31 assists in 143 games for the Tampa Bay Mutiny, Kansas City Wizards, NY/NJ MetroStars and the Dallas Burn. Prior to his professional career, he played one season for the Clemson Tigers before signing a Project-40 contract with MLS in 1997. Quill has a degree in health and psychology from the University of Houston where he was also an assistant coach for their women’s soccer team.