Ben Clarvis is in his first year as an assistant coach with Austin College men’s soccer program and is also the academy director at the Ayses soccer club in McKinney.
Before arriving at Austin College, Clarvis was the assistant mens soccer coach program at Quincy University in Illinois and has been the assistant coach at the Denton Diablos (NPSL) and the associate head coach for FC Cleburne (PDL). He holds an FA Level 2 coaching badge and a USSF C License.
He was previously a standout player at Division II Midwestern State in Wichita Falls from 2012-2015, making two Sweet Sixteen appearances in the NCAA tournament and earning NSCAA All-Region honors as a defender in 2015 when the Mustangs posted an undefeated regular season.
During his collegiate summers, Clarvis was a member of King Warriors (Bluefield, W.Va.) and Midland Sockers (Midland, Texas) of the USL PDL. Prior to enrolling at Midwestern State, Clarvis was an apprentice at Plymouth Argyle FC from 2008-2011 in southern England.
Clarvis graduated from Midwestern State in 2016 with a bachelors degree in business administration and earned an MBA from Quincy University in 2019.