Head Coach, Women’s Soccer
Veteran women’s collegiate soccer coach Jonathan Meade was named the third head coach in the 19-year history of the Lady Jacket program on February 25, 2016.
Meade comes to the campus with 16 years of head coaching experience including the last eight at NCAA Division II Ohio Dominican University in Columbus where he guided the Panthers to a 78-37-16 record.
Meade led Ohio Dominican to a record-setting 15-5-1 record in 2014. That year, the Panthers won the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season title and achieved a bid in the NCAA Tournament.
Meade inherits a Lady Jacket team that posted a 13-5-4 record in 2015 and graduates ten seniors. Cedarville won the Great Midwest Athletic Conference crown and earned the league’s first-ever NCAA Tournament bid.
Prior to his stint at ODU, Meade started the women's soccer program at his alma mater, Mount Vernon Nazarene University. He coached the Cougars from 2000-08 posting a 134-61-7 record including a 20-3-1 slate in 2003.
Meade is a 1995 graduate of MVNU where he was a four-year letter winner on the men's soccer team.