UNC Rugby

Coaching Staff

Johnathan Atkeison
Head Coach
Johnathan is the current Head Coach of UNC Men's Rugby, UNC Women's Rugby, and the South Collegiate Women's All-Star program. Additionally, he has worked with the USA Eagles as a Technical Analyst since 2011, focusing on analysis of match video, for both international and club levels, and the extrapolation of player and team data.

Coaching Accreditations
USA Rugby CPD Level 1
USA Rugby CDP Level 2
Positive Coaching Alliance Double Goal Coach

Coaching Achievements
UNC Women's Rugby: 2009 - Present
- Three consecutive South Regional Championships
- Two National Sweet 16s
- National Elite 8
- CRC 7's Collegiate Championship Series
South TU Select Side, Head Coach: 2009 - 2010 Tier II Champions, 2-0
US Women's National Team: 2011
Technical Analyst

USA Rugby Administrative: 2010 - present
- NCRU Secretary
- Collegiate Women's Competition Committee Member

Playing History
2000-2002 Western Kentucky University Rugby
2002-2005 Middle Tennessee State University Rugby
2002-2005 Mid-South LAU Select Side
2003 South Collegiate Select Side
2004 South Men Select Side
2002-2005 Nashville Rugby Club 7s
2008 Nashville Rugby Club
2009 Raleigh Rugby Club
2008-2011 Horde 7s



jratkeison@yahoo.com