Greg Visinho will rejoin the Beacons' staff for his eighth season as the associate head coach. Visinho's primary duties with the Beacons will include assisting with team and individual coaching on the field, video editing responsibilities and serving as the general recruiting coordinator.
Since joining the staff he has played a major part in helping head coach Amy Zombeck lead the Beacons to its six most successful seasons in program history, including the programs first berth into the NCAA tournament as well as helping numerous players earn All-Conference and All-Region accolades and the program's first All-American. Over the past six years, Visinho has helped guide the Beacons to six consecutive winning season and a 86-31-13 mark (.711 winning percentage).
Visinho has a wealth of experience coaching women's soccer with stints at various levels.
Prior to his arrival at UMass Boston, he was the Head Girls Soccer Coach at Silver Lake Regional High School for 5 years, where he led the Lakers to the first and only Patriot League title in school history in 2006.
Greg is also going into his eight year with C.S. United Soccer Club, where he coaches the U13 and U15 Girls Elite teams
Visinho's coaching experience extends to the professional ranks as well. From 2005-07 he was a member of the Bay State Select franchise's staff of the Women's Professional Soccer League (WPSL). Here he mentored some of the best female players in the world including several current NWSL players and former Brazilian National Team star Daniella.
He has also coached for several premier clubs in Massachusetts over the last 15 years including the Taunton Eagles, South Shore Select and Crusaders United. In addition he serves as a Camp Director for several camps throughout the Bay State.
Greg is currently a full time operations manager at the Bridgewater Sports Complex.
Visinho currently has his NSCAA Premier and NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 2 diplomas as well as licensed from the USSF and Coerver Coaching.