Holker leading a session at the 2014 MYSA Symposium
A Burnsville native, Greg Holker led BV United through its inception as its first Director of Coaching and now acts as the club's Technical Director. He holds the United States Soccer Federation 'A' License, US Youth Soccer National Youth License, the USSF Grassroots Instructor License and has his Premier Diploma from United Soccer Coaches. He currently serves as the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at Augsburg University in Minneapolis and as a US Soccer Coaching Education Instructor. Holker has coached for over 25 years at all levels of club, high school, amateur and college soccer. Throughout his coaching career he has worked with multiple players who have signed Major League Soccer contracts and several other players that have signed professional contracts in other leagues, both domestic and in Europe.
With a philosophy rooted in the United States Soccer Federation's Curriculum, Holker has also spent time around the world (Argentina, Austria, Belgium, England, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland) studying the game first hand as a player and coach.
Misc. Coaching Roles