OWENSBORO, KY – Brescia University Men's Soccer Head Coach Will Van Nostrand announced the addition of Preye Agbana as a volunteer assistant coach on Monday.
"Preye (Agbana) will be a great addition to the staff. He's a true leader and is well respected by the returning players. He has a great understanding of the expectations within the program and he was instrumental in helping bring success back to Brescia Soccer. I'm very excited to have him on board" stated Coach Van Nostrand.
Agbana, a native of Port-Harcourt, Nigeria, joins the staff of his alma mater after a successful playing career with the Bearcats. For the 2016 season, Agbana served as the team captain and helped lead the team to their most successful season in the last decade. As a student, Agbana graduated Summa Cum Laude with a 4.0 and earning a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry. He currently is employed at Daramic, LLC as a Research and Development Scientist.
Agbana also works for Owensboro United where he coached the '03 Boys and assisted with the '99 & '01 Girls, helping the '99 Girls earn Runner-up in the Kentucky State Cup. He will be assisting with the Sportstutor Futsal Academy here in the Spring.
"I am very glad to be part of the program once more. I learned a lot from coach Will as a player and I look forward to learning more whilst also fostering the integrity of the program as an assistant coach" stated Agbana.