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Golan Adds Molly Kuhbacher as Director of Operations

Molly Kuhbacher

COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Soccer has hired Molly Kuhbacher as director of operations, head coach Stefanie Golan announced on Thursday.

Kuhbacher joins Missouri after spending two years at McNeese where she served as the Cowgirls director of game operations before being elevated to assistant coach prior to the 2022 season.

While at McNeese, Kuhbacher helped guide the team to 14 wins and a Southland Conference Tournament championship appearance.

As a coach, she developed five all-conference honorees including first-team forward Kalie Kukaua who scored six goals and totaled 14 points a season ago.

A four-year letter winner at Wyoming, Kuhbacher was a member of the 2018 Mountain West regular season championship team, served as team captain for two years and earned scholar athlete honors in 2019-20.
Following her collegiate career, Kuhbacher signed with second-division Hungarian professional club, Újpest FC in Budapest, Hungary. The team went 10-0-2 with Kuhbacher making seven starts.

A 2021 graduate of Wyoming, Kuhbacher holds a bachelor’s degree in business marketing with a minor in marketing communications.


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