Allison Gibson

Girls Director of Coaching

Allison Gibson comes to us after 20 years of college coaching experience, 13 years as Head Coach at Idaho State University.  Ali is one of the most accomplished, experienced, and credentialed coaches in the country, holding a USSF "A" and NSCAA Premier license.  Ali's background as a collegiate and professional player, as well as her education in Kinseiology (B.A.), with a Masters in Organization and Leadership, will add meaningful value and strong positive influence to our growing program and female athletes.

Ali's license, credentials and accolades include:

  • USSF A
  • NSCAA Premier
  • Idaho State University, Head Coach
  • Region IV Head Coach & Staff Coach (8 years)
  • 2006 Big Sky Coach of the Year
  • 2009 Big Sky Coach of the Year
  • 2012 Big Sky Coach of the Year
  • 2006 Big Sky Tournament Champions
  • 2009 Big Sky Tournament Runners-Up
  • 2012 Big Sky Tournament Champions
  • 2014 Big Sky Tournament Runner-Up

Allison's Playing Experience: 

  • Sonoma State University; Two NCAA College Cup appearance
  • Final Four 1992
  • Final Eight 1993
  • Two Northern California Athletic Conference Championships
  • NCAC Player of Year 1992 & 1993
  • All American honors NSCAA
  • 2000 Sonoma State Hall of Fame
  • Japan Professional Soccer League - Fujita Mercury 1996-1999

"Albion has always been a program known for developing the top players in the country.  I am excited to bring their programming, methods, and high standards to our great soccer community."