2020-2012 Teams: 05 Boys

Phalo Pietersen enters his second season as the Director of Operations in 2020 for the Hoosiers. As part of his duties, Pietersen will assist with team travel, facility requests, team postgame recovery and fan engagement.
“It’s great to bring back one of our past student managers to serve as our Director of Operations,” Yeagley said at thee time of the hiring. “Phalo’s attention to detail, organizational skills and engaging personality will be a valuable asset to our soccer program. Phalo understands our proud tradition of excellence and we are excited to have Phalo help us continue to elevate the program in the years ahead.”
Prior to IU, Pietersen served as the South Central Soccer Academy Director since 2014. He is also an active member of the Indiana Army National Guard since 2009. Pietersen was also a team manager for the program for three seasons.