Former Humboldt State soccer player, Austin Swartz, joined the HSU coaching staff in 2015. As a player, he served as team captain and received recognition on the CCAA Honorable Mention team during his senior season (2014).

His coaching resume includes leading the Mad River United U-12 team as head coach, directing the Mad Skillz Soccer Camp, and holding an NSCAA ‘National’ Diploma.

Prior to playing at Humboldt, Swartz helped take American River College to the Community College Playoffs.