Brennan Hand is a second-year assistant coach for the Southern Virginia University men’s soccer team.
In Hand's first season with the Knights in 2012, men's soccer finished with a 10-7 record—the program's highest win total since the 2003 campaign.
Prior to Southern Virginia, Hand served as assistant boys soccer coach at Amherst County High School during the 2012 season. He is currently the assistant varsity girls soccer coach at Heritage High School in Lynchburg, Va.
A native of Buena Vista, Hand was a standout soccer player at Parry McCluer High School where he earned all-district honors and was the team captain in 2007.
Hand has a bachelor’s degree in recreation management and is currently working on a master’s degree in sports administration from Liberty University. He is a member of the National Soccer Coaches Association and currently holds a United States Soccer Federation national "E" license.
Hand and his wife Danielle reside in Lynchburg, Va.