Andrew Aulick began his coaching career serving as the head coach of the Buchholz High School boys varsity program in Gainesville, FL. where he coached for 5 years. Under his leadership the program gained a 76-20-16 record. During this time he also led the varsity boys team to the state final four, regional championship and its first district title in over 12 years. The program finished with a top 10 national ranking in 2012-13 according to MaxPreps. After being nominated, Aulick served as the FACA Florida North State All Star Boys Head & Assistant Coach in 2011-2013 and All-County Coach of the Year in the 2012-13 and 2013-14 seasons. Outside of high school, he also served as a staff coach for Gainesville Soccer Alliance, a club soccer organization, from 2009-2014.
Andrew Aulick transitioned to the Greenville area in 2014 and began working with club teams at Carolina FC in Spartanburg. He served as the 00 Boys and 98 Girls Head Coach from 2015-2017. He led his 98 girls team to a 3rdplace finish in the state in 2015 and a 2nd place finish in the state in 2016. His girl’s team also competed in the Southern Regional Premier League and finished in 2nd place, making one of the best showings from a Carolina FC team in club history.
Aulick is accredited with an Advanced National Diploma from the NSCAA and a National D License from the USSF.
In his playing career, Aulick was a high school captain and defensive standout player leading his team to a Florida state championship in 2002. He then went on to play collegiately for the University of Florida Club team from 2003-2007 where he was a 4-year starter. The Gators team won the Florida Collegiate League in the 2005-2007 seasons and was the Southeast Regional finalists, finishing in the top 25 nationally in 2005.
Outside of coaching, Aulick is the Head Soccer Coordinator for the Upward Star Center. Andrew and his wife, Marissa, have two kids, a 4-year-old daughter, Ariella Grace, and their new son, Judah Lee, was born February 27, 2017. In a year marked by many transitions, he is excited to be a part of North Greenville University Women’s soccer program and its continued future success.
Scouting & Operations Coach
Rocky Robinson (aka “Pops”) is the scouting and operations coach for the NGU Soccer team. Because of his children’s involvement he has coached and worked with soccer programs for many years as a volunteer. He was involved in bringing soccer into the high schools in Tennessee and has coached at club level for both recreational and premier travel teams. Last year he retired from co-coaching the golf team at MRCA after 14 years. His free time, which has increased since he retired in 2007, is spent playing golf and following his grandkids in their sports and activities.
Pops started working with the NGU Women’s Soccer Program during the 2015 season, and is looking forward to many more years as part of the growing program.