John Scholl Named Head Cross Country Coach

07/27/2009 10:01

John, an Austin, TX native, brings The Titans an array of knowledge and experience that come from being involved in all levels of the sport for over 20 years.  This includes stints with the University of Texas, University of Arizona, and University of Dayton where he helped coach athletes to All-American, All-Region, and All-Conference honors.  John has also worked with American and International post-collegiate athletes from Great Britain, Ireland, Kenya, New Zealand, Australia, Germany, Canada, Jamaica, and South Africa.  He helped coach athletes to Olympic Medalist, World Champion Medalist, Country Record holder, and USATF medalist honors.

John attended the University of Arkansas where he attained a MEd in Sports Management (2001), and a BSE in Kinesiology (1999).  He respectively competed for the Razorbacks in Cross Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track who won 8 National Championships during his career.  John is USATF Level I certified and has specialized education in Sports Psychology, Sports Nutrition, and Injury care and prevention.  He has a well-rounded approach to coaching that includes experience as an Academic Counselor, Strength and Conditioning Coach, Recruiting Coordinator, Track Camp Counselor, Personal Trainer, and University Professor.

John is, “Excited to jump right in and help The Titans continue the great success they’ve had under the tutelage of Coach Floeck, with hopes of exceeding the expectations set for the team this year”.  He is “Committed to positively instilling strong morals, integrity, an unparalleled work ethic, and confidence in the student-athletes and staff alike for their performances on and off the Track”.

Submitted by -  Grady O'Connor, Director of Cross Country/Track & Field, Lane Community College