Chuck Bales, named 2000 Coach of the Year in both the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference and NJCAA Region IV, has been the head coach of Moraine Valley's men's soccer team since 2000. Bales was previously the team's assistant coach for four years. He also is the NJCAA Region IV men's soccer representative.
Bales has been involved in soccer for more than 25 years as a player and coach. He has an advanced national coaching diploma from the National Soccer Coaching Association of America, and is a Certified Periodization Planning Specialist through the Tudor Bompa Training Systems.
Bales, an assistant professor/program coordinator of Mechanical Design Drafting Technology/CAD at Moraine Valley, has a master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida.
Assistant Coach- goalkeeper