Josh Wagenaar
Josh  Wagenaar

Last College:
Hartwick College

Assistant Coach


@LATechSOC to Host Elite Spring ID Camp

One-day camp will take place on April 24


@LATechSOC Season Outlook

First match is set for Friday, Aug. 21 at ULM


Soccer Staff to Host Elite Summer ID Camp

The two-day event will take place on Aug. 1-2


Soccer Staff Sets Date for Spring College Prep Camp

The one-day camp will take place at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex on May 10


Soccer Staff to Host Spring College Prep Camp

One-day camp session on May 25th at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex


LA Tech vs. McNeese State 8/24

Lady Techsters drop home opener to Cowgirls


LA Tech vs. ULM 8/21/15

Goals by Kathryn Sloan and Mylene Roy-Ouellet gave LA Tech a 2-1 victory over ULM in the 2015 season opener.


LA Tech vs. UAB 10/5/14

Goals by Donya Salomon-Ali and Katie Sloan propelled LA Tech to the first C-USA win of the year, a 2-1 victory over UAB


LA Tech vs. Jackson State 9/21/14

Five Techsters scored in the 7-0 shutout win


LA Tech versus FIU 10/6/13

LA Tech versus FIU 10/6/13

Josh Wagenaar enters his fourth season as an assistant coach for the Louisiana Tech soccer team.

A former standout goalkeeper in Canada, Wagenaar has been instrumental in coaching keepers Kylee Seto and Caitlin Updyke in net the past three years.

In her two full seasons as the starting goalkeeper, Seto has twice earned All-Louisiana honorable mention. Her eight shutouts this past fall tied the school history for most in a single season while her 11 victories tied for the second most. Of the 10 conference games, she posted a shutout in five of them including the last four matches of the regular season.

She currently ranks second in school history in career saves (176) and career shutouts (18).

Seto took over for Updyke who was a second team All-Conference USA keeper in 2013 when she registered four shutouts against league foes with her best effort coming against C-USA champion Colorado College when she held the potent Tigers scoreless for 102 minutes while tallying a career-high 12 saves.

Prior to joining the Lady Techster coaching staff, Wagenaar served for three years as the men's and women's goalkeeper coach at Graceland University.

While with the Jackets, he coached the women to three consecutive Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) Championships and National Tournament appearances while also developing the strength and conditioning programs.

Under his tutelage, the Lady Jacket's goalkeeper Stefany Cardozo garnered multiple honors including two conference defensive MVP awards, two first-team All-HAAC awards and was recently named the 2012 HAAC Player of the Year.

As a player, he participated at all levels of soccer throughout his career. Wagenaar spent three seasons at Hartwick College where he was named Atlantic Soccer Conference Goalkeeper of the Week 11 different times.

After playing for the Canadian National team in the divisions of U16, U17, U18 and U19, Wagenaar was named to the U20 team where he represented his country in two FIFA World Youth Championships.

He then pursued a professional career overseas in Europe where he played for ADO Den Haag (The Netherlands), Lyngby BK (Denmark), Yeovil Town F.C. (England) and Falkirk F.C. (Scotland) during which time he was also a member of the U23 and full senior men's Canadian National teams.

Wagenaar earned a degree in Business Administration in May of 2012 from Graceland University and possesses an NSCAA National Coaching diploma and NSCAA Level III Goalkeeping diploma.


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