Rafael Gonzalez comes from a history of coaching NJCAA D-1 soccer. He came to Ranger from
Jacksonville College where he started the first Men’s and Women’s Soccer program in 2012.
Prior to Jacksonville College, He was at Lon Morris college where he was also the Head Men’s
and Women’s soccer coach. He was also the Coordinator for Admissions at Lon Morris College
prior to taking over the program as the head soccer coach.
Coach Gonzalez has been coaching for over 15 years and was a head coach for 8yrs out of the 15. Coach Gonzalez looks forward to continuing his coaching career at Ranger College and looks forward to taking players to the next level and to complete their education.
Coach Gonzalez is married to his wife for 18years and has 6 children. His oldest Ethan is 14yrs
old, Josh 9, Eli 6, Andy 5, Mia 3, Isaiah 2. Coach Gonzalez and his wife Jeana has adopted 5 of
his kids and has fostered over 25 kids in the past 6 years.