Men's Intercollegiate Athletics
Unit Annual Report
Mark Fohl — Director of Athletics (Men & Women), Head Baseball Coach, Head Men's Golf Coach, Lecturer
Doug Reese — Assistant to the Athletic Director (Equipment Room Manager), Head Wrestling Coach, Teaching Specialist
Chris DeVries — Compliance Coordinator
Ken Crandall — Head Football Coach, Lecturer
Paul Grove — Head Basketball Coach, Lecturer
Jodi Holleman — Principal Accounts Specialist
Sandy Zeltwanger — Senior Secretary
Ray Bowman — Athletic Trainer, Instructor
Rich Hardy — Athletic Trainer, Instructor
Jerry Monner — Head Track Coach, Lecturer
Dwayne Pelham — Asst. Football Coach
Jeff Remington — Part-time Assistant Football Coach
Ryan Viergutz — Assistant Football Coach, Asst. Equipment Room Manager
Brian Curtis — Sports Information Director
Todd Hickman — Assistant Football Coach, Assistant Baseball Coach, Instructor
Aaron Thompson — Part-time Assistant Basketball Coach
Brad Gibson — Part-time Assistant Wrestling Coach
Jim Gremmels — Volunteer Assistant Basketball Coach
Grant Harding — Volunteer Assistant Football Coach
Jeff Peter — Volunteer Assistant Golf Coach
Don Goracke — Part-time Assistant Baseball Coach
Ben Harris, Jake Schmidt — Student Assistant Football Coaches
Tim Droske — Head Tennis Coach (part-time)
Seth Miller — Ticket Manager
Craig Brandenberger, Lacey Huschle, Jim Patzner, Aaron Benson, Randy Hamling, Mistica Olson, Miriam Bagniewski, Kara Hedding — Student Assistant Athletic Trainers
Jessica Rada, Brandi Rada, Erin Mahoney, Melissa Schweiss, Cendy Gonzalez — Student Office Workers
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To organize and administer a broad program of athletics and recreational activities designed to:
A. Meet the needs and interests of students.
B. Provide a satisfying and unifying experience for college and community life.
C. Prepare future coaches, teachers, and administrators for athletic responsibilities.
A. Administer the athletic policies of the Chancellor, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate
Conference and the NCAA.
B. Develop schedules of games and contests, secure competent game officials, assist
coaches in arrangements for transportation, meals and lodging for team trips, prepare
programs for home events, arrange details of contest management (radio facilities, pre-
game and half-time programs, ticket sales and concession sales), manage tournament
C. Coordinate athletic health and training needs and proper insurance details for athletes.
D. Supervise student workers in the P.E. Center and coordinate with the Financial Aid Office.
E. Supervise the purchasing, marking, inventory and maintenance of athletic equipment and issuance of equipment to students, faculty and staff.
F. Assist Plant Services and administration in the planning of indoor and outdoor facilities
for class, athletic, and recreational use and supervise the marking and maintenance of same.
G. Provide a safe and healthful environment for all athletic participants, students enrolled in classes and spectators so all may enjoy the ultimate usage of facilities.
H. Recruit prospective student-athletes by letter, telephone communications and home/
school visits. Coordinate such efforts with the Office of Admissions and Financial
I. When replacement or additional staffing is needed, advertise through affirmative action
guidelines to hire qualified individuals for positions in the Athletic Department.
J. Maintain files for roster information, schedules, eligibility, scores, equipment &
supplies and budget detail.
K. Coordinate all special events held in the P.E. Center and athletic facilities.
L. Submit Annual Unit Report to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.
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With the exception of some individual successes, the men's athletic program continued to be unable to be competitive in the NSIC.
We must work to increase the number of participants in football.
Narrative and/or Statistical
Sport No. of Coach Record Conference
Football 50 Ken Crandall 0-11 10th
Basketball 12 Paul Grove 2-25 10th
Wrestling 12 Doug Reese 1-8 4th
Baseball 41 Mark Fohl 6-39 9th
Track 11 Jerry Monner NA 7th
Tennis 9 Tim Droske 1-9 NA
Golf 12 Mark Fohl NA 5th
Major Changes Recommended/Plans for 2003-2004
1. All men's sports except for wrestling will compete in the Upper Midwest Athletic
Conference in 2003-04.
2. Wrestling will be discontinued after 2003-04.
3. Planning will begin for the construction of a new football stadium to be built in
cooperation with the Morris Area School District.
4. We should begin to fund recruiting efforts in track & field, tennis, golf and baseball.
5. The process of transitioning to NCAA Division III will continue.
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