Now in his 20th year teaching at Trinity, Rick Hamlin has headed the girls soccer program since 2005. In each of the last 12 years, the Trinity girls team has advanced to the state tournament (one of only two programs to accomplish this), and has had a winning record each year. Coach Hamlin seeks to foster a program with a family atmosphere. He stresses individual skill development, competitiveness, character development, and fun. Coach Hamlin was named LIS coach of the year in 2008, 2015 and 2019.
A graduate of the University of Virginia, Hamlin teaches classes in western civilization and US history and views athletics as a vehicle for education. He is also head coach for both boys JV soccer and boys varsity basketball. A member of Trinity’s Athletic Hall of Fame as an athlete, Coach Hamlin was a three-year varsity starter on the TES soccer team. He still enjoys playing in an adult recreational league.