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The Record: Jan. 31, 2018

Presidents and chancellors

Wagner President Richard Guarasci announced he will step down June 30, 2019.

Athletics directors

Stephen F. Austin’s Robert Hill, who has been director of athletics at the school since 2005, announced he will retire May 31.

Associate athletics directors

Uri Farkas was named senior associate athletics director for external operations and development at Northern Arizona.

Assistant athletics directors

Florida Gulf Coast hired Keenan Johns as assistant athletics director for compliance. Johns most recently was an assistant director for compliance services at Stanford.



Brad Sanfilippo, a former San Jose State assistant coach, was named interim head coach at the university.

Men’s and women’s basketball

At the end of the season, Ashley Wellman will step down as coach of the women’s team at Lawrence. Her family plans to move to Illinois.

Men’s and women’s soccer

After three years as head coach of the women’s team at Staten Island, Giuseppe Pennetti is  stepping down. The move comes as the school plans to transition the position to full-time status.

Men’s and women’s tennis

Cabrini head women’s coach Carol White will take a medical leave of absence, and 2016 alum Terra McHenry will step in as head coach.

Men’s and women’s tennis assistants

Cabrini named 2017 alum Elena Conway an assistant on the women’s team.

Beach volleyball and men’s and women’s volleyball

Marietta hired Kristy Newman as head coach of the women’s program. She previously served as the top assistant coach for two seasons at Covenant … Transylvania promoted assistant coach Amy Barmore to head coach of its women’s team … The University of Alabama at Birmingham hired Amy Pauly as head coach of the women’s team. Pauly spent six seasons as associate head coach at Villanova.