Year: First season at VCU
Scott Letts enters his first year as an assistant coach for the Rams after spending seven years at his alma mater Marshall University. As an assistant at Marshall, his coaching placed an emphasis on defense. Letts has his State Goalkeeper License and Premier Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). He has also coached for West Virginia Soccer Club, working with the U17 boys squad.
Letts was a four-year starter on the soccer team at Marshall from 2003-2006, where he played central defender, and was a team captain. Additionally, he participated in the World Student Games while representing Great Britain. Letts also spent time in Belize City, Belize coaching young athletes in a soccer camp, involving the donation of soccer equipment to the campers.
Professionally, Letts played in Great Britain for Rotherham United Football Club and Chesterfield Football Club, and in the United States for Tacoma Football Club and West Virginia Chaos Soccer Club, both as a central defender. Previous to his collegiate soccer experience, he was the captain in a win of the Nottingham County Cup in 1998. He played for Nottingham County and South Notts County teams from 1996-2000, and was a four-time player of the year recipient.
Originating from Nottingham, England, Letts received a bachelor’s degree in sports management and marketing, and a master’s degree in adult technical education, all from Marshall University.