Assistant Track And Field Coach resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Dynamic professional promoting more than 8 years of expertise mentoring and coaching young people. Former collegiate athlete with knowledge to teach team dynamics and self-reliance. Considered patient, kind and effective in teaching and developing skills.

  • Quick Learner
  • Strong Leader
  • Organized
  • Personable
  • People First Attitude
  • Dependable
  • Caring
Assistant Track and Field Coach, 09/2020 to Current
Louisiana State UniversityBaton Rouge, LA,
  • Proficient usage of Jumpforward recruiting system
  • Managed and signed off on all Coaches CARA hours weekly
  • Managed budget for gear and equipment team needs Order, organized and distributed all gear to each student athlete
  • Worked closely with our vendors of Under Armour and Whirlaway Shoe Company to gear orders for the team
  • Distributed Per Diem for the student athletes on travel trips and training periods
  • Assisted in interviewing and hiring of volunteer assistants
  • Set up and implemented daily practices for Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump, and Multi events
  • Coordinated with strength and conditioning staff to align lifting program with training programs
  • Prepared athletes for competitive opportunities with well-coordinated schedules of practices and individual training.
  • Coached the Patriot League indoor conference champion in the Pentathlon in 2020 Coached the Patriot League runner up in the women’s triple jump who improved by over 40cm
  • Organized official and unofficial visits with prospective student athletes to facilitate relationship and engagement with the university
  • Sought out and identified talented athletes with strong academic rigor to recruit to our program
  • Remained compliant by following all rules of communication and dead period rules within Covid-19
  • Successfully matriculated 7 quality student-athletes for the 2020-2021 season and 8 for the 2021-2022 season
  • Persistently and diligently build strong and lasting relationships with all recruits and families throughout the recruiting process.
  • Communicated effectively with coaches and fellow athletes, including organizing meetings.
Assistant Track and Field Coach/Recruiting Coordinator, 07/2018 to 08/2019
Luther CollegeCity, STATE,
  • Developed coaching and training plans for score development and performance enhancement.
  • Recruiting coordinator of the program bringing in 26 quality student-athletes for then 2019-2020 year by cultivating lasting relationships and excitement for the college
  • Conducted Alumni relations to encourage engagement among recent and long lasting alumni with the current team and coaches
  • Organized large group overnight recruiting visits in conjunction with the admissions department
  • Implemented daily practice for all jumpers and throwers
  • Assisted the head coach with sprints and multi practice
  • Visited prospective student athletes at high schools near and far to strengthen recruiting relationship
  • Completed travel expense reports for recruiting travel and food purchases
  • Designed team store clothing orders through the school clothing rep
  • Booked hotels for overnight travels for the team
  • Checked equipment and monitored common areas to maintain neatness, organization and proper upkeep while remaining vigilant on safety.
  • Built strong media and community relationships through positive interaction and communication in support of sports program.
  • Adhered strictly to rules and regulations of athletic department
Associate Head Coach Track and Field/Cross Country and Recruiting Coordinator, 06/2017 to 05/2018
Benedictine UniversityCity, STATE,
  • Made initial contacts with student athletes as recruiting prospects and continued to build relationships with the students throughout the year
  • Visited students at area high schools to build relationships in recruiting process
  • Planned itinerary for large group recruiting overnight visits on campus
  • Designed and executed daily practice for the high jumpers, long jumpers, triple jumpers and multi athletes
  • Created, explained, and monitored the lifting programs for the sprints, jumps, throws, and distance groups
  • Prepared athletes for competition with well-coordinated schedule of practices and individual training.
  • Encouraged team members to become stronger, more agile athletes and more successful competitors through focus, effective training and proper nutrition.
  • Booked hotels for national championship meets
  • Processed all receipts and expense reports for travel trips
  • Supervised academic progress of student-athletes and arranged tutoring for those with falling grades.
  • Coached 3 national qualifiers in 10 events with 6 All-American finishes 6th place finish with only 3 individuals in 4 events at the 2018 NCAA Indoor Championships
  • 4th place team finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships while coaching a National Champion Triple Jumper References
Education and Training
MS Degree: Community and Organizational Leadership, Expected in 2018
University Of Wisconsin - Stevens Point - Stevens Point, WI

UW- Stevens Point Stevens Point, WI, Awards/Honors/Scholarships Nominated and Selected Participant for NCAA Career in Sports Forum

  • 4.0 GPA
Bachelor’s Degree: Biology, Expected in 2014
Carthage College - Kenosha, WI,

Senior Thesis in Biology Completed Dean’s List 2011, 2012, 2013

  • 3.65 GPA
  • Thesis: The Effects of Global Warming on AncThe Effects of Global Warming on Ancanthaster Planci in the Great Barrier Reef
  • Dean's List Honoree
  • Minor in Psychology
  • Tri-Beta Biology Member
  • 2014 NCAA Career in Sports Forum Chosen Participant
  • Collegiate Track and Field Women's Captain 2012-2014
  • NCAA National Qualifier in the 4x400m relay
  • CCIW Conference Champion in the Long Jump
Master of Arts: Sport Psychology And Counseling , Expected in 05/2023
Boston University - Boston, MA
  • 4.0 GPA
  • 230 hours of Sport Psychology Practicum working with Fordham University
Activities and Honors
  • Nominated and Selected Participant for NCAA Career in Sports Forum June 2013- Chosen as one of 300 from 700 applicants
  • Named the 2017 Indoor WIAC Championships Coaching Staff of the Meet for both Men’s and Women’s 2nd place finishes
  • Named “Coach of the Year” at UW-Stevens Point
  • Named “NACC Coaching Staff of the Year” after 1st place men’s finish at the indoor championships in 2018

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School Attended

  • University Of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
  • Carthage College
  • Boston University

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  • Assistant Track and Field Coach
  • Assistant Track and Field Coach/Recruiting Coordinator
  • Associate Head Coach Track and Field/Cross Country and Recruiting Coordinator


  • MS Degree
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Master of Arts

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