Andy McCabe came to Bard in the summer of 2013. McCabe came to Bard from Middlebury College, where he was an assistant coach in charge of recruiting for eight seasons. During that time, the Panthers won two New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championships, made three NCAA Div. III Elite 8 appearances, and won the NCAA Div. III National Championship in 2007. In addition to his work at Middlebury College, McCabe was head of the U17 Team in the Vermont Olympic Development Program, and a coach/administrator at the Vermont Soccer School.