Coaching Staff / 2016-2017
Team: Boys Varsity Soccer
Position: Head Coach
Michael Banach has been the head coach of the Meade High School Men’s soccer program since 2010. Banach led the Mustangs to a historic season in 2015. The Mustangs won the 4A East Region title for the first time since 1991 and appeared in the state final game for the first time since 1978. The 2015 Mustangs were 17-2, the best record in school history. Meade finished the 2015 season highly ranked in the Washington Post, Baltimore Sun, and USA Today/NSCAA region rankings. The 2015 team received votes for the USA Today/NSCAA national top 25 poll.
Banach has helped Meade regain its status as an Anne Arundel county soccer powerhouse. Meade also posted 10 wins in 2011 and 2013. Banach was named the 2011 and 2015 Anne Arundel County Coach of the Year by the Capital Gazette. Banach holds a USSF National “C” license and is an accredited coach through the National Federation of High School sports. Banach has coached several all-county and all-state athletes during his tenure.