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Varsity Boys Soccer
Coach Chad Pohlman is a graduate of George Fox University in Oregon where he earned a degree in History, and started on the men’s soccer team for four years. Coach Pohlman began his teaching, and coaching career at The Bear Creek School in 2003 as the seventh grade U.S. History teacher, and varsity boys soccer coach. Fourteen years later, Coach Pohlman still loves coaching at Bear Creek and has compiled an overall record of 171-69-14. Included in those fourteen years of coaching are 7 League titles, multiple state trophies, and State Championships in 2006 & 2013. Coach Pohlman has been honored by the league as "Coach of the Year" four times since taking the program over in 2003. Coach Pohlman also took over the role of Athletics Director in 2007 and enjoys the opportunity to help develop and build character in all of the athletes at The Bear Creek School. Coach Pohlman and his wife Lacey are parents to Payton (6), Calvin (4), and Emerson (1).
Assistant Coach Ryan Byram is a graduate of Northwest University where he earned a degree in Business Administration. He is currently enjoying his first year as the Middle School Athletic Director at Bear Creek. Coach Byram grew up playing soccer on both club and school teams through high school. He began coaching in 2002 and since has coached 19 different teams including 12 seasons as an assistant coach for the Bear Creek Boys Soccer Program.