Coach Tom Maxon
Tom Maxon is a 12-year veteran as the Mustangs' head coach. He is also the head coach of Morningside's men's soccer team.
Maxon has a 113-114-10 record with the Morningside women since starting up the school's varsity program. He was named the 2007 NAIA Region III Coach of the Year and the 2007 GPAC Coach of the Year after he guided the Mustangs to a 17-3-1 record, GPAC and Region III championships, and a second straight NAIA National Tournament appearance. Maxon led Morningside to a 15-5-1 record and the college's first-ever appearance in the NAIA National Tournament during the 2007 season. He guided the Mustangs' within one victory of a national tournament appearance in 2011 when they lost in the championship match of the GPAC Post-Season Tournament.
He led the Mustangs to an 18-2 record in 2002 during their first season as a member of the NAIA.
Maxon was named the 2004 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Men's Soccer Coach of the Year after he guided the Mustangs to a 9-2 GPAC record and a share of the league championship.
Maxon has an overall record of 290-269-28 in the collegiate ranks. He previously coached at St. Mary of the Plains College and at National American University.
Maxon also coached five seasons in the Premier Development League, leading his 1999 Sioux City Breeze team to the Midwest Regional Final with a 19-4 record, and his 2001 Sioux Falls SpitFire team to the National Final Four with a 20-3-1 record.
Maxon, a United States Soccer Federation 'A' licensed coach, is a 1988 graduate of the University of Southern Maine, where he was a two-time All-American midfielder and set a school record for career assists. He played professionally in Germany and the United States following his collegiate career.
He received a master's degree in sports management from the United States Sports Academy in 1990.