Dan Pearse joined the Central Connecticut women’s soccer staff in 2022. He is a 2019 graduate of CCSU and returns to the school following a standout playing career.
Pearse played for the Blue Devils from 2015-18, appearing in 73 career games. He totaled 21 goals and six assists, including nine game-winning goals. Pearse helped the Blue Devils to the NCAA Tournament in 2018, earning NEC Tournament MVP honors after totaling three goals in the postseason.
Pearse capped his career being named First Team All-Northeast Conference, United Soccer Coaches All-North Region Second Team, Division I Women's Soccer All-ECAC Team, New England Women's Intercollegiate Soccer Association All-New England First Team. Pearse was also chosen for the NEWISA Senior Bowl.