The Marshall men's soccer team opened its 2012 season on Friday night with a 2-0 win over Wright State.
Thomas Olivier begins his fourth season with the Thundering Herd men's soccer team as an assistant coach. The Bonsecours, France, native brings extensive coaching at the youth and club level to the table.
Before moving to West Virginia in June of 2006, Olivier spent eight years in Ann Arbor, Michigan, working full-time for the Ann Arbor Aresnal youth club as a coach and as the Director of Coaching for his last four years at the club. He holds the same position currently for the Charleston FC Club in Charleston, West Virginia. He is a member of the WVSA Coaching Education staff as well as the WVSA ODP coaching staff.
He holds the NSCAA Premier Diploma - US Soccer "B" License, and is also a member of the US Youth Soccer Region 1 ODP coaching staff.
Olivier is primarily involved with recruiting and the day-to-day training of the men's soccer team.