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Soccer Coaching Staff
Brocklon Chatman, Head Coach
Brocklon Chatman, a native of North St. Louis and head men’s coach/assistant women’s coach at Louisiana State University-Alexandria for the past three seasons.
Fall 2017, Chatman led the LSUA Generals to an 11-7-2 record and Red River Athletic Conference runner up. While assisting the lady Generals to their first ever RRAC regular season championship.
In 2016, Chatman led the LSUA Generals with a school record 11 wins, including the program's first ever RRAC Championship and the university’s first ever trip to the NAIA National Championship Tournament. He has established a record of recruiting quality student-athletes, including over 11 All-Conference, nine All-Tournament, and 30 Academic All-Conference student-athletes.
Prior to being named head men’s soccer coach at LSU-Alexandria Chatman was the assistant coach for both the men and women’s teams in the programs inaugural seasons fall 2014
Before moving to LSUA, he served as an assistant coach for the St. Louis Lions in the United Soccer League’s professional development league, helping the Lions reach just their second playoff appearance since he was one of the team’s players in 2006.
Chatman got his start in coaching at his collegiate alma mater, Missouri Baptist University, serving as a graduate assistant, specializing with the training program for both the Spartans men’s and women’s soccer teams. During that same time, he also served as Club Coach and Age Group Coordinator for the St. Louis Scott Gallagher Soccer Club, coaching four teams and more than 50 players while recruiting young, new talent.
As an undergraduate, Chatman was named All-American Midwest Conference three times, and was the conference’s Freshman of the Year in 2005.
Chatman holds both a Master of Science degree in Sport Management as well as a Bachelor of Professional Studies degree in General Studies and Learning with a concentration in Elementary Education from Missouri Baptist University. He holds National “C” coaching license from the United States Soccer Federation.
Alen Bradaric, Assistant
Alen Bradaric, a native of Gradiska, Bosnia & Hercegovina, is in his first season as an assistant coach for Jefferson College.
Prior to joining the Vikings, Bradaric spent the last 4 seasons playing, as well as coaching, on the Gold Coast, Australia.
Bradaric graduated from Lindenwood University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s degree in Science as well as a degree in Strength and Conditioning. After completing his eligibility, Bradaric spent one season as an assistant.
Bradaric got his coaching start with the Lou Fusz Soccer Club in 2006, where he spent 9 years. During this time, he has also coached at University City High School and Missouri ODP (Olympic Development Program).
He enjoyed a 13 year playing career, which included stints in the USL, NPSL, PASL (indoor), and internationally in Germany and Australia. His most notable accolades include an All-State selection in high school, two All-America honorable mentions in college, and a 2011 USL Combine selection.
Bradaric holds a USSF License and his goals are to grow and build strong relationships with his co-workers, teammates, players, and to improve every week.