|Title:||Assistant Men's Soccer Coach|
|Alma Mater:||Endicott College, 2016|
Paul Erne returns to UMass Boston for his second season as an assistant coach with the Beacons in 2018.
Erne enjoyed a fantastic collegiate career between UMass Boston and Endicott College. The California native spent his first two years on the Beacons' harbor campus, where he started in 28 of his 36 appearances. He recorded two assists during his time with the Beacons and played a big part in leading the Beacons' to their first-ever Little East Conference Regular Season and Tournament Championships in 2015.
In his final two years with Endicott College, he played in 26 games, while making seven starts for the Gulls. He wrapped up his collegiate career with four assists in 62 career games.
Since graduating Endicott in 2016 with a degree in Sports Management, Erne has worked with the Albion Pros and the Valeo Football Club.
While with the Albion Pros in 2016, a professional soccer team in San Diego, California, Erne served as an intern in the marketing department. He helped establish partnerships with local businesses, was in charge of game day operations and wrote articles about the Pros and their opponents.
Since returning to Boston, Erne has worked as a coach and administrator with the Valeo Footbal Club. He is in charge of training, organizing and managing two teams per season and conducts daily training sessions to help develop youth players technical and tacticial abilities.