Allen Eskridge is in his first season as head coach of the Carl Sandburg College men's soccer team. Eskridge has nearly 20 years soccer experience including youth, high school, club, Olympic Development Program, Super Y League, collegiate and adult levels. He brings experience from all field positions and was part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) Region XII Champions and No. 23 nationally ranked men's soccer team at Covenant College in 2008. He served as head goalkeeping coach for the Advanced Camps at the University of Alabama in Birmingham and was a two-year summer missionary and soccer ambassador to Uganda, Africa. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Covenant College in 2008 and was an Athletic-Academic All-American in 2007.