Krikorian Named NSCAA Southeast Region Coach of the Year

Dec. 6, 2012

GREENSBORO, N.C. ( - Florida State women’s soccer head coach Mark Krikorian has been named National Soccer Coaches Association of America Southeast Region Coach of the Year.

Krikorian, who just finished his eighth season at Florida State, led the Seminoles to a second straight NCAA Women’s Soccer College Cup appearance, their first outright regular season ACC Championship and a 20-4-0 overall mark in 2012.

Florida State earned an 8-2-0 record in league play, and Krikorian was named ACC Coach of the Year for the third time in his career following the conclusion of the regular season. The Seminoles started the season with a program-best 14 straight wins. They were the consensus No. 1 team for six weeks and ranked No. 1 in at least one national poll three additional weeks for a school record nine straight weeks. Krikorian earned his 300th win, a 1-0 victory at Arkansas, on Sept. 9.

Krikorian is now eligible to garner NSCAA National Coach of the Year honors, which will be announced in mid-January.