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De Anza Women's Soccer Coach Cheryl Owiesny

Head Coach Cheryl Owiesny

Phone: 408.864.8782
Office: PE-51h
E-mail Address:

Assistant Coaches: Andrew Ransome,

                                   Emauel Esayas,

                                   Boubacar Diallo



About De Anza Women's Soccer

The De Anza College Men's and Women's Soccer Program has established themselves as one of the best community college soccer programs in Northern California, the State, and the United States. De Anza College Women's Soccer has established itself as one of the best community college soccer programs in Northern California, the State, and the United States.In the past eight years, the team has accumulated a record of 131 wins, 30 losses, and 15 ties.

women's soccer

2008 Season Highlights

2008 Coast Conference Champion
2008 Two NSCAA All America recipients

2007 Season Highlights

2007 and 2006 California State Final Four Participant
2007 and 2006 NSCAA National Ranking of 7th place
2007 Coast Conference Champions
2007 NSCAA West Region Coach of the Year
2007 Coast Conference Coach of the Year

The Community College Women's Soccer Program of the 1990

In the 90s, the team has been the Coast Conference Champions four times, in the State Final Four five times, and in 1993 & 1994 were the California State Champions. The team has won a Coast Conference Division title in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007 and 2008.

Cheryl and Heather

1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
1997, 2000, 2001, 2006, 2007
1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 2006, 2007
1993, 1994




 Pictured: Heather Emswiler and Coach Cheryl Owiesny 
2006 NSCAA 1st Team All America

Arial view of soccer field

Why choose De Anza?

Located 45 miles south of San Francisco, De Anza College occupies an 112-acre site in Cupertino in the heart of Silicon Valley.

The city is also home to many of the nations leading technology corporations including Apple Computer, Tandem Computers, and Hewlett-Packard Company as well as companies such as Silicon Graphics, Ebay, Intel, and Google.

Nestled at the base of the Santa Cruz mountains, the college was named after Spanish explorer Juan Bautista de Anza. The college is one of the largest single-campus community colleges in the country, with a fall enrollment averaging 25,000 students. Operating on a quarter system, De Anza offers courses throughout the year during the day, evening, and on weekends.

De Anza ranks among the top three community colleges in the United States for the number of Associate Degrees awarded. In addition, the college has guaranteed admission and transfer agreements with 15 four-year colleges and universities in nearly 100 fields of study. At any given time, more than half of De Anza's students are enrolled in 30 career and technical programs that include 46 different options. De Anza opened its doors in 1967 to serve Santa Clara Valley.

Women's Soccer

Contact: Cheryl Owiesny
Phone: 408.864.8782

Last Updated: 11/8/17