Directory Profile

Matthew Roach

Matthew Roach

Department Chair, Head Coach, Girls' Varsity Soccer
B.A., Williams College
M.A., Bread Loaf School of English
Annenberg Hall

Since joining Peddie in 2009, Matthew Roach has proven an invaluable addition to the community, and has quickly risen to the role of English department chair. A graduate of Williams College and the Bread Loaf School of English, Matthew also serves as the Head Coach of Girls’ Varsity Soccer and the Assistant Coach of Boys’ Varsity Basketball. Every year, he gives the Blair Day Chapel, preparing Peddie students for a day of friendly and intense competition.

Coach Bio: Matthew Roach brings a lifetime of athletic excellence to the Girls’ Varsity Soccer team. As a student at St. Andrew’s School, he captained the soccer, basketball, and baseball teams, and was an all-state soccer player. Since he began coaching at Peddie, he has led Girls’ Varsity Soccer to three MAPL championships, and works to instill enthusiasm, toughness, and competitiveness in a positive team culture.