Idaho State Soccer Camps
Stephanie Beall begins her fourth season with Idaho State after being promoted to top assistant in July 2011.
Beall, affectionately named “Kramer” for her wild hair, directs the Bengal goalkeepers and helped coach freshman goalkeeper Sheridan Hapsic to earn 2012 Big Sky Tournament MVP honors.
In 2012, Hapsic allowed just 18 goals in 1417:24 minutes at goal and averaged 1.14 goals per contest. She recorded 68 saves throughout the season including some pivotal saves during the Big Sky Tournament that helped ISU earn the 2012 tournament title.
During the 2011 campaign, Beall led starting goalkeeper Carly Hutchings-Maloney to record 81 saves, the sixth most in program history for a single season. Maloney also had 12 saves in a game against Weber State, the third most in program history in a single game. Maloney was also named Big Sky Defensive Player of the Week during the season.
In 2010, the two Bengal goalkeepers recorded 106 saves and four shutouts.
Beall spent the 2009 and 2008 seasons working as an assistant coach with the University of Idaho. At Idaho, she helped train goalkeepers as well as helped with recruiting duties, film review, film breakdown and highlight videos. She also helped plan and organize youth and high school camps. In 2009, she helped Idaho keeper Liz Boyden post an 8-8-0 record with three shutouts. Boyden also received all-academic honors. During her time at Idaho, Beall also served as the head coach of the Moscow United Soccer Club for U-12 girls for the 2009 season.
Beall also worked as a goalkeeper coach for the University of San Francisco’s soccer team during the 2006 season. Prior to the goalkeeping coach position, Beall worked as a USF women’s soccer camp assistant director which involved assisting the director in planning daily schedules, overseeing daily camp activities, training an advanced group session and various other administrative duties. At that time she also served as the head coach for the Navato Youth Soccer League for U-9 and U-10 girls.
Beall collected her playing experience at San Francisco as a goalkeeper for The Dons from 2000-04. During her career, she recorded a 21-6 record including 13 shutouts. She holds the record for most minutes played in a single season as well as the most wins in a season in 2004. She was named team captain as a senior and earned the Green and Gold Club Loyalty Award. She also assisted the strength coach during her senior season.
She continued her personal fitness training by working as a club manager at the Fit-Lite by 24 Hour Fitness where she did personal training and supervised general club operations. She later went on to work as a personal trainer for the Koi Fitness Systems providing outdoor group fitness training. She designed training sessions for individuals as well as groups of 25 people.
Beall holds a National “C” License from the United States Soccer Federation. She earned a bachelor’s in exercise and sports science from San Francisco in 2004. She went on to earn a master’s in leadership in recreation and physical activity from Idaho in 2010.
Megan Beckstead starts her first year as assistant coach for the Big Sky Champions but he she is no stranger to the program.
Beckstead, formally Megan Stainbrook, played from 2008 to 2011. She received an All-Big Sky Honorable mention nod her junior year and was a four year Big Sky All-Academic team member.
She was also named a captain her senior season.
She received her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science ISU and has coached boys and girls youth soccer since graduation.
Beckstead’s sister is current Bengal senior Allyson Stainbrook, she is married to current ISU football player Mitch Beckstead.