Enters his fifth season as head coach of the WWU Men's Soccer program and overall his 17th associated with WWU Soccer … directed the Vikings to a 35-27-1 record as head coach (.555) … spent previous 12 years as the Vikings assistant coach, eight as the associate head coach.
2016 Season: Led the Vikings to their first NCAA II Tournament appearance and first postseason victory in 2016 with a 10-5-4 record ... named GNAC co-Coach of the Year in 2016 ... WWU finished the season going 5-0-1 over the final 6 games, with a win and tie vs. No. 3 Simon Fraser, to secure the bid to the NCAA II Tournament ... tied for 10th-most wins in program history.
WWU Head Coaching Highlights: Led WWU to within one win of program’s first NCAA Division II national tournament appearance in 2014 with victories in 7 of its last 10 games…in 2013, his Vikings were 11-4-3, including a season-ending 3-0 win over No. 2 and eventual national semifinalist Simon Fraser…record was the 7th-best in program history and 0.69 goals against average set a WWU record.
BRISBON's CAREER HEAD COACHING RECORD
Coaching Experience: Spent the 2011 season with Crossfire Premier, coaching the U20 Super League team to the national tournament…WFC Rangers coach from 2003-2010…attended international coaching workshop with US Soccer in Spain in 2010 and Belgium and The Netherlands in 2016…former high school head coach at alma mater North Kitsap (1999) and Blaine High School (2000-2003)…spent time as a Washington State ODP/EPD head coach in 2006-07 and 2015-16…also a Region IV ODP staff coach in 2012…played professionally with the Tallahassee Scorpions in 1998.
Personal: Earned bachelor's degree in 1998 from Seattle Pacific University…played for the Falcons in 1996 and 1997, each season making the NCAA Tournament…graduate of North Kitsap High School in Poulsbo.