Oregon State reached a brand new contract with head coach Jonathan Smith that takes him by means of the 2027 season, the college introduced Friday.
“I need to thank the Oregon State administration for making this dedication to our soccer program,” Smith stated within the college’s launch. “The continuity of our coaches and soccer workers has been a key purpose for the success our student-athletes have had on the sector, within the weight room and within the classroom. I am thrilled the work by everybody in our program has been observed, and they’re being rewarded to assist us proceed to construct this in the absolute best method.”
Smith joined the Beavers in 2018 after a four-year stint in Washington because the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach underneath Chris Petersen.
I’m grateful to Oregon State for his or her perception and dedication to our soccer program, coaches and workers. We ain’t completed but! Go Beavs!
— Jonathan Smith (@Coach_Smith) November 26, 2021
In his fourth season at Oregon State, Smith has the Beavers with a 7-4 file this season getting into Saturday’s rivalry recreation at Oregon.
Oregon State is bowl eligible for the primary time since 2013 and earlier this season, knocked off USC on the Coliseum for the primary time since 1960.
“Coach Smith has led the resurgence of our soccer program in a method that has made all of Beaver Nation proud,” Barnes stated. “Their regular progress, enchancment and success on the sector, within the classroom and the neighborhood is clear. A robust basis has been laid for achievement and the way forward for Beaver soccer is shiny as a result of Coach Smith’s management.
“We proceed to put money into our program to construct and maintain success within the Pac-12 and nationally, together with assistant coach and workers salaries and our game-changing $153 million Finishing Reser Stadium initiative,” Barnes added. “We introduced Coach Smith residence 4 years in the past and I look ahead to our continued partnership for years to come back.”