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Athletics directors

Methodist Vice President and Director of Athletics Bob McEvoy is retiring. McEvoy has worked at Methodist for 25 years, the past 19 as its director of athletics. McEvoy also previously served as men’s basketball coach and an assistant professor of physical education … Donna Mulhern Woodruff was named assistant vice president and director of athletics at Loyola Maryland. Woodruff has served as deputy director of athletics at Stony Brook since July 2014.

Associate athletics directors

Holy Cross promoted Rosemary Shea to senior associate athletics director for administration and senior woman administrator and Brendan Sullivan to senior associate athletics director and chief operating officer.

Assistant athletics directors

Holy Cross promoted Anthony Cerundolo to assistant athletics director for sports medicine.


Men’s basketball

Presbyterian added Dustin Kerns as head coach. Kerns has been on the Wofford coaching staff for seven seasons, the past four as associate head coach.

Women’s basketball

Chaminade hired Arthur “Art” King as head coach. King has served as an assistant coach for the Chaminade men’s team the past five seasons and played basketball for the Silverswords as a student-athlete.

Field hockey

Worcester State named Alexa Carlson head coach. As interim head coach for the 2016 season, Carlson was recognized as the Little East Conference Coach of the Year.

Men’s and women’s soccer

Laura Schott has decided to step down as head coach of the women’s team at Portland State after nine years at the helm … Stephanie Webb was named head coach of the women’s team at Guilford. Webb most recently was assistant head coach at Queens (North Carolina).

Men’s and women’s soccer assistants

Emory appointed Jake Dunn as assistant coach of the women’s team. Dunn spent the 2016 season on the women’s soccer staff at Rowan.

Men’s and women’s swimming and diving

Arizona head coach Rick DeMont plans to step down after 30 years on the coaching staff of his alma mater. DeMont will remain in his position until a replacement is found … Doug Humphrey, who has served as head coach of the women’s team at the University of Northern Iowa for five seasons, was hired as head coach of the men’s and women’s programs at South Dakota State … John Geissinger was selected as head coach of the Hamilton men’s and women’s teams. Geissinger was the head coach and aquatics director at Arcadia for the past four seasons.

Women’s rowing

Duquesne promoted associate head coach Jenn Langzettel to head coach. She replaces Joe Setting, who was named assistant athletics director for business after serving as head coach for the past 11 years.


Keith Gill was named executive associate commissioner of the Atlantic 10 Conference. He recently stepped down as athletics director at Richmond.

Athletics directors

Marie Tuite will serve as athletics director at San Jose State. Tuite, who arrived at San Jose State in 2010, had been heading the athletics department on an interim basis. She also has experience working at the NCAA national office and in leadership roles at five other college campuses … Kurt McGuffin, director of athletics for Missouri Western State, was named director of intercollegiate athletics at UT Martin.

Assistant athletics directors

Salem International promoted Alexander Joseph to assistant athletics director for compliance. Joseph, who previously was compliance coordinator, will continue to serve as advisor of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee



Virginia Tech announced Patrick Mason was relieved of his duties after four seasons as head coach. Mason previously served three years as an assistant for the Hokies … Mike Gottlieb is concluding his career as Towson head coach after 30 seasons. Gottlieb, who played two years as a first baseman for Towson, spent seven years as an assistant coach before taking over the program in 1988.

Men’s and women’s lacrosse

Lesley Graham stepped down as head coach of the women’s team at Saint Leo to pursue other opportunities. Graham was the first head coach for the team, which started competition in 2012.


La Salle head coach Ron Shoemaker will not return for the 2017-18 season … Flagler head coach Kristen Overton is stepping down after nine seasons to spend more time with her young family … Saint Martin’s assistant coach Jim Peterson was named interim head coach … Concordia (New York) promoted assistant coach Jaime Lorenzo to head coach. Lorenzo played for Concordia from 2008 to 2011 under Kathy Laoutaris, who recently was named athletics director. Laoutaris stepped down as head coach at the end of the season after 23 years.

Men’s and women’s tennis

Tennessee promoted associate head coach Chris Woodruff to head coach of its men’s team. Woodruff, who won an NCAA Division I singles championship as a Tennessee student-athlete in 1993, has been a member of the coaching staff since his professional tennis career ended in 2002.

Beach volleyball and men’s and women’s volleyball

Bob Crank is stepping down as head coach of the women’s team at Quincy to accept the top assistant coaching position at Southeast Missouri State. Graduate assistant coach Abby Moser was elevated to head coach.