Eric Busener was named the head men's soccer coach at Thomas More College on December 3, 2014.
Busener just completed his third year of his second stint as an assistant to the Saints' men's and women's soccer teams. He helped lead the two teams to a combined record of 108-15-11 and six Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Championships and six NCAA Tournament appearances, capped by an Elite 8 appearance by the women's team this past season and school record for most wins in a season by both teams in 2014.
Between his two stints with the Saints, Busener served assistant men's soccer coach at Northern Kentucky University from 2008-2011. The Norse went 65-16-9 during his time at Northern Kentucky and the team went to four NCAA Division II Tournament, where it was national semifinalists in 2008 and National Champions in 2010.
Busener is a 2006 graduate of Thomas More and was a two-year Most Valuable Player at Thomas More, while serving as a two-year team captain and as a member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). Prior to his college career, Eric graduated from LaSalle High School, where he earned first-team All-Greater Catholic League and All-Southwest Ohio honors.
Busener has worked with the Northern Kentucky Soccer Academy since 2007 in various roles including assistant director of coaching and head trainer since 2010.