Kyle Froberg
Kyle Froberg
Phone: 401-874-2342
Email: kfroberg@uri.edu
Position: Assistant Coach
Last School: 3rd year
Experience: Rhode Island '97

Kyle Froberg joined Gareth Elliott’s coach staff in February of 2016, beginning his second stint as an assistant with the Rams.

Froberg – who works with the team’s goalkeepers – also served as an assistant on Ed Bradley’s staff for five seasons from 1998-2002. Additionally, he played for the Rams from 1992-96 and was Rhode Island's Freshman Athlete of the Year in 1992.

After sitting out a redshirt season with an injury, he came back to help Rhode Island reach back-to-back NCAA tournaments in 1995 and 1996. The ’96 team won both the Atlantic 10 regular season and tournament titles.

Following his first coaching stint at URI, Froberg coached the boys team at North Kingstown High School. Serving as head coach from 2006 through 2015, Froberg led the Skippers to Division I state titles in 2007 and 2014, and was the state’s Coach of the Year three times (2006, 2007, 2013). He coached two-time All-American and Gatorade Player of the Year Brett Uttley, who played at Quinnipiac before ending his collegiate career as a graduate student at Rhode Island.

Froberg is heavily involved in the RAMS FC program, serving as the goalkeeping coach as well as the head coach of the Boys U12 and U14 teams. He spent nine years as the director of the Ocean State Soccer Camp.

The director of South County Sports Performance from 2010-16, Froberg earned his bachelor’s degree in Health and Fitness in 1997. He and his wife Darlene live in Jamestown with their son Jake and daughter Lauren.

updated: 7/19/18