Tualatin Indoor Soccer's new Owner Monty Hawkins name has been synonymous with soccer in Oregon & the Northwest since he starred at Gladstone High School in the early 80's. Monty played collegiate soccer at both Warner Pacific College, under former NASL Portland Timber Bernie Fagan (87-88) & Captained Oregon State University's first ever NCAA Division I Men's team under former NASL Portland Timber legend Jimmy Conway (88-89). After graduating from OSU Monty played professional Soccer in Tubingen, Germany for TSG Tubingen (91-92). He also played several seasons with Oregon Amateur Men's State Champions; Southport United & IPS.
His 25 year coaching career started at LaSalle High School directing the Boy's team from 1989-96. He led the Falcons to 3 OSAA Championship State finals and the State Championship in 1994.
5 times he was honored as the Tri-Valley Coach of the Year and was further decorated by the OACA, NSCAA and Oregonian as both the Oregon & Far West Region High School, Coach of the Year.
In 1996 he joined the NCAA Division I coaching ranks. Guiding the Portland State University Women's Soccer team from 1996-1999. Noteworthy the 1998 the Lady Vikings squad was ranked as the #6 new NCAA Division I Women's Soccer program in the country (SoccerBuzz).
Monty also has a strong connection to the local youth soccer community in Oregon . Serving as the Director of Coaching for the 3 Rivers United Soccer Club in Clackamas (Now Eastside United) from 1992-2001. Under his leadership 3 Rivers United captured their inaugural OYSA State Cup title in 1994, the spark of an impressive 5 year run of consecutive OYSA State Cup championships for 3 Rivers from 1994 to 1998.
As a USSF 'A' Licensed coach (96') he was chosen to coach in the prestigious Olympic Development Program serving as both an Oregon Head Coach and Region IV ODP Staff Coach from 1993 to 2000. In 2013 he was asked again to re-join the ODP program as coach in the Portland Timbers RTC program. n 1998 he began his current 16 year coaching tenure with the nationally prominent Beaverton based Westside Metros Soccer Club, in 2002 he was selected as their High School Coaching Director.
Since 1994 he has coached club youth soccer teams to 14-OYSA State Cup Titles. 7-Region IV Semi-finals, 4-Region IV Finals & 2-Region IV Championships. He is the only coach in Oregon Youth Soccer History to win back to back USYS Region IV Championships and advance to the USYS National Championship Finals. Coaching the WSM Internationals to club's first ever USYS Region IV title in 2009 & followed it up with a repeat Region IV title in 2010. The 2009 Region IV title was only the 3rd in Oregon Youth Soccer History and a first for an Oregon team since 1997.
Monty has coached and helped in the development of many outstanding local youth players including four Oregon based MLS players:
Erik Hurtado- 2013 MLS #5 Draft Selection
Danny Mwanga-2010 MLS #1 Draft Selection
Chad Barrett- 2005 MLS #3 Selection
and Rod Dyachenko.
In 2007 after a 12 year hiatus from High School coaching ranks he was lured back to the Oregon High School Soccer coaching ranks by Sherwood High School. In just his second season, 2008 the Bowmen captured their first League Championship in School history. That same year the Bowmen reached the OSAA 5A State Semi-Finals. At Sherwood he has twice been named as Boys Soccer Coach of the Year at Sherwood by the NWOC in both 2008 & 2011.
He has coached and played at every level of soccer- from youth to the pros.
From 2000 to 2002 he was the General Manager at the Oregon Soccer in Clackamas OR.
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