Josh Menditch
Josh Menditch
Previous College: Muhlenberg '03
Position: Volunteer Assistant Coach

Josh Menditch begins his second season as a volunteer assistant coach for the American University women's soccer program.

"Josh is an excellent goalkeeper coach with a lot of passion for the game," said Head Coach David Bucciero. "He goes out of his way to assist our program in anything we ask him to do and has been a great addition to our staff."

Menditch played four years of collegiate soccer as a goalkeeper at Muhlenberg College. After graduating in 2003, he served one year as a goalkeepers coach at his alma mater. Recently, he has been coaching at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School and Walter Johnson High School. Menditch also coaches an Under-16 Calverton boys team, and provides individual goalkeeper training.

In addition to his coaching responsibilities, Menditch currently works as a fourth grade teacher at Wyngate Elementary School in Bethesda, Md.

Menditch grew up in the Washington, D.C. area, competing for the Bethesda Soccer Club. He split his high school playing years between Bullis and Walter Johnson High Schools.