Staff Directory

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Sarah Dehring
Athletics Director
989-463-7783 dehringsm@alma.edu
Kiana Verdugo
Assistant Athletics Director for Operations and Compliance/Senior Woman Administrator
989-463-7265 verdugoks@alma.edu
Brad Barlog
Assistant Athletics Director for Recreation and Facilities
989-463-7950 barlogbc@alma.edu
Matt Moran
Sports Information Director
989-463-7436 moranmt@alma.edu
Donnesha Blake, Ph.D.
Director of Diversity and Inclusion
989-463-7463 blakeda@alma.edu
Robert Cunningham, Ph.D.
Faculty Representative
989-463-7015 cunningham@alma.edu
Nancy Dopke, Ph.D.
Faculty Representative
989-463-7108 ndopke@alma.edu
Athletics Front Office 989-463-7279 athletics@alma.edu

Athletic Training

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brad Smith
Head Athletic Trainer
989-463-7288 smithbr@alma.edu
Catherine Boerner
Associate Athletic Trainer
989-463-7989 boernercj@alma.edu
Casey Fougerousse
Assistant Athletic Trainer
989-463-7485 fougeroussecl@alma.edu
Aaron Bosch
Assistant Athletic Trainer
989-463-7484 boschaj@alma.edu

Baseball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jason Crain
Head Baseball Coach
989-463-7017 crainjl@alma.edu
Scott Niemiec
Assistant Baseball Coach
niemiecsm@alma.edu
Eric Frontzak
Assistant Baseball Coach
frontzak1ej@alma.edu
Dave Veres
Assistant Baseball Coach
Logan Peters
Baseball Student Manager

Bowling

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Kyle Woodcock
Head Women's Bowling Coach
989-463-7448 woodcockkr@alma.edu
Jeff King
Assistant Women's Bowling Coach
kingja@alma.edu

Cross Country

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Matt Chovanec
Head Cross Country Coach
989-463-7074 mchovanec@alma.edu
Gordie Aldrich
Assistant Cross Country Coach
989-463-7074 aldrich@alma.edu
Mark Ryan
Assistant Cross Country Coach
989-463-7074 ryanmg@alma.edu
Sarah Kasabian-Larson
Assistant Cross Country Coach
larsonse@alma.edu
Adam Ryan
Volunteer Assistant Cross Country Coach

Dance

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Tracy Burton
Competitive Dance Team Coach
989-760-1115 burtonte@alma.edu
Rebecca Gieleghem
Assistant Competitive Dance Team Coach
586-209-0890 gieleghemrs@alma.edu
Kaitlynn McCrackin
Assistant Competitive Dance Team Coach

eSports

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Chris Gaumond
Head Esports Coach
989-750-4917 gaumondcm@alma.edu

Football

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jason Couch
Head Football Coach
989-463-7281 couchja@alma.edu
Ryan Ettinger
Assistant Football Coach - Co-Defensive Coordinator / Defensive Line
269-567-0869 ettingerrs@alma.edu
Zach Riepma
Assistant Football Coach - Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks
989-463-7795 riepmazm@alma.edu
Mark Merlo
Assistant Football Coach - Director of Football Operations / Linebackers
989-463-7019 merlome@alma.edu
Scotty Cole
Assistant Football Coach - Co-Defensive Coordinator / Special Teams Coordinator
989-463-7446 colesa@alma.edu
Michael Allison
Assistant Football Coach - Recruiting Coordinator / Offensive Line
989-506-4731 allisonmr@alma.edu
Eric Calhoun
Assistant Football Coach - Assistant Defensive Line
989-463-7279 calhoun@alma.edu
Nick Lombardi
Assistant Football Coach - Wide Receivers
lombardinr@alma.edu
Wyatt Batdorff
Assistant Football Coach - Defensive Backs
batdorffwc@alma.edu
Ty Hill
Assistant Football Coach - Running Backs
hilltd@alma.edu
Shaun Balhorn
Assistant Football Coach - Assistant Linebackers
(989) 289-7657
James Allen
Assistant Football Coach - Kickers
allenj@alma.edu
Chris Holton
Strength Coordinator
Justin Peck
Equipment Manager
justinedpeck@gmail.com

Men's Basketball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Ryan Clark
Head Men's Basketball Coach
989-463-7781 clarkrr@alma.edu
Tyler Edwards
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
989-463-7449 edwardste@alma.edu
Charlie Goffnett
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
goffnett@alma.edu

Men's Golf

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brandon Trefil
Head Golf Coach
989-463-7107 trefilbl@alma.edu
Charlie Goffnett
Assistant Golf Coach
goffnett@alma.edu

Men's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Adam Nycz
Head Men's Lacrosse Coach
989-463-7169 nyczal@alma.edu
Jared Nycz
Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach
989-463-7584 nyczjt@ama.edu

Men's Soccer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
John Greer
Head Men's Soccer Coach
989-463-7352 greerji@alma.edu
Jacob Hill
Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
hilljt@alma.edu

Men's Tennis

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jared Guy
Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach
517-712-8725 guyjm@alma.edu
Chris Sandro
Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach
989-400-7447 sandro@alma.edu

Softball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Denny Griffin
Head Softball Coach
989-463-7988 griffin@alma.edu
Phil Hansen
Assistant Softball Coach
hansen@alma.edu
Brandee West
Assistant Softball Coach
brandee.west@gmail.com
Mike Doran
Assistant Softball Coach
mdoran@alma.edu
Alan Schneider
Assistant Softball Coach
schneiderae@alma.edu

STUNT

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Michelle Sabourin
Head Cheerleading/STUNT Coach
989-463-7460 sabourinmm@alma.edu
Bre Ramos
Assistant Cheerleading/STUNT Coach; Head Spirit Squad Coach
989-463-7326 ramosbm@alma.edu
Mackinley Prentice
Assistant Coach
Jessica Hatcher
Assistant Cheerleading/STUNT/Spirit Squad Coach

Swimming & Diving

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Nick Polzin
Head Swimming & Diving Coach
989-463-7323 polzinnj@alma.edu
Alex Lee
Assistant Swimming Coach
leeah@alma.edu

Track & Field

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Matt Chovanec
Head Track and Field Coach
989-463-7074 mchovanec@alma.edu
Gordie Aldrich
Assistant Track & Field Coach
989-463-7074 aldrich@alma.edu
Adam Ryan
Volunteer Assistant Track & Field Coach
Mark Ryan
Assistant Track & Field Coach
989-463-7074 ryanmg@alma.edu
Mark Merlo
Assistant Track & Field Coach
989-463-7019 merlome@alma.edu
James Larson
Assistant Track & Field Coach
larsonjn@alma.edu
Sarah Kasabian-Larson
Assistant Track & Field Coach
larsonse@alma.edu
Kegan Gibson
Assistant Track & Field Coach

Women's Basketball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Sami Stormont
Head Women's Basketball Coach
989-463-7449 stormontsl@alma.edu
Brandon Trefil
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach
trefilbl@alma.edu
Sean O'Malley
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Women's Golf

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brandon Trefil
Head Golf Coach
989-463-7107 trefilbl@alma.edu

Women's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Ashley Johnson
Head Women's Lacrosse Coach
989-463-7276 johnsonaa@alma.edu

Women's Soccer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Meghan Gorsuch
Head Women's Soccer Coach
989-463-7089 gorsuchmm@alma.edu
Tara Lierman
Assistant Women's Soccer Coach
liermantk@alma.edu
Allena Parker
Women's Soccer Student Manager

Women's Tennis

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jared Guy
Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach
517-712-8725 guyjm@alma.edu
Chris Sandro
Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach
989-400-6872 sandro@alma.edu

Volleyball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Madison Smith
Head Women's Volleyball Coach
989-463-7088 smithmj@alma.edu
Sara Parker
Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach
parkersr@alma.edu

Wrestling

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jeremiah Tobias
Head Wrestling Coach
989-463-7962 tobiasje@alma.edu
Jared Groeneveld
Assistant Wrestling Coach
989-463-7153 groeneveldjl@alma.edu
Fletcher Roberts
Assistant Wrestling Coach
989-463-7268 robertsjf@alma.edu