Curt Magnuson
Position: Director of Soccer Operations
Hometown: College Station, Texas
Alma Mater: Texas A&M '99

Curt Magnuson is in his 11th season as the Director of Operations for the Texas A&M soccer team and 19th overall with head coach G Guerrieri's program.

During his tenure, the Aggies have played in 10 consecutive NCAA Tournaments and have claimed seven Big 12 trophies and one SEC Western Division title.

Magnuson is responsible for the day to day operations of the Aggie soccer program including team travel, game day operations and community involvement. He also oversees the marketing of home soccer matches. Under his watch, the Aggies led the nation in average home attendance in 2003 and 2004 and set an NCAA record for total season attendance in 2004, 2006 and again in 2007. In 2005, the Aggies averaged a school record 3,797 fans for the regular season.

Magnuson served as the Women's College Cup Tournament Co-Director in 2005, 2007 and 2009, overseeing all aspects of three of the most successful tournaments in NCAA college soccer history.

A mainstay with the soccer program since 1995, Magnuson served four years as the team manager before graduating in 1999. During this time, he coordinated practice and game day operations and was responsible for postgame match analysis statistics. He also served as the team's study hall coordinator.

From 1998-99, Magnuson served on the South Texas Olympic Development Program staff. He holds a USSF "C" License and a National Soccer Coaches Association of America National Diploma. In the summer of 1999, he was promoted to Director of Operations of the highly successful Texas A&M Soccer Camp.

After graduating from Texas A&M in 1999 with a bachelor's degree in kinesiology, Magnuson spent two years at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fla., where he earned a master's degree in exercise science. While in Tallahassee, Magnuson coached and trained with the Top of Florida soccer club.

Magnuson returned to Texas A&M in the summer of 2001 and picked up right where he left off two years before. In 2002, Magnuson made his debut as the color commentator for the Texas A&M soccer internet radio broadcasts on He was promoted to Director of Soccer Operations in August 2003.

A native and resident of College Station, Texas, Magnuson is currently pursuing a doctorate degree in kinesiology from Texas A&M.

Magnuson is married to the former Amber Childers, who was a member of the A&M soccer team from 1998 to 2001. The couple has two children, Ashtyn Taylor and Caden Everett.

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