Dash assistant coach Sarah Lowdon will serve as acting head coach for this Sunday's game at PNC Stadium. The search for an interim head coach is underway and an announcement will be made once a decision has been reached. We look forward to seeing our loyal and passionate Dash fans on Sunday night for the team's regular-season home opener.
Sarah Lowdon joined Houston as an assistant coach from Penn State University during the 2022 NWSL preseason. While at Penn State she served as a volunteer assistant coach with the Nittany Lions women’s soccer program. Lowdon brings 10 years of experience at various levels of the sport including time as an assistant coach, director of team operations as well as an instructor at Sam Houston State and the University of Florida. A native of Newcastle, England, Lowdon has previously served as an assistant coach with the Dash from 2014 to 2016. Lowdon holds USSF A and B licenses and several professional certifications, including the Athlete Development Specialist certification from the Professional Association of Athlete Development Specialists.