A native of Leeds, England, Jeremy Groves is in his first season as the volunteer assistant coach and his fourth season with the Kentucky soccer program after serving as the women's team manager in 2006 and men's team manager in 2007-08.
Groves is no stranger to Kentucky or the sport of soccer. A two-time letterman for the Wildcats, Groves helped lead the Kentucky men's team to the 2004 Mid-American Conference championship while anchoring the defense from his sweeper position. Groves graduated from Kentucky with a degree in Kinesiology/Business and is aspiring to become a head coach on the collegiate level.
Born on May 6, 1981, Groves is the son of Keith and Denise Groves and is recently married to Melissa Groves.