2015-16 Women's Track & Field
Coaches
Rod Wortley Image

Rod Wortley is in his 20th season as Head Coach/Director of Cross Country and Track & Field at Cornerstone University

Coach Wortley
Family: Wife: Anita; Children (2)
Alma Mater: Cornerstone University (’88), Western Michigan (’92)

 

Team Accomplishments
34 Consecutive appearances at NAIA Indoor and Outdoor National Championships
16 Cross Country NAIA appearances since 1996
Led team to Eight WHAC Team Titles in Cross Country and T&F

 

Individual Honors
Under his guidance as HC and Director – program has 221 All-American honors (84 athletes)
Directly coached 24 athletes to 54 All-American plaques
2003 WHAC Men’s and Women’s T&F Coach of the Year
Four-time WHAC XC Coach of the Year (W - ’00, ’12, ’13…M – ’00)
Five-time Region VIII Coach of the Year
Since 2006 – chaired NAIA XC Ratings Committee and Selection Committee
Represented NAIA as delegate at four US Track & Field Conventions
Earned USATF Level II coaching certificate in Sprints, Jumps and Throws

 
Paul Koutz Image
Paul Koutz
Assistant Coach - 15th Season
 
Brittany Murray
Assistant Coach - 1st Season
 
Logan Norton
Assistant Coach - 1st Season
 
Tony Shellman
Assistant Coach - 1st Season
 
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Nate Van Holten
Assistant Coach - 14th Season

Coach Van Holten
Family: Wife: Jane; Children: Logan, Olympia
Alma Mater (Year): Cornerstone University, Grand Valley State


Team Accomplishments
77 All-American honors from 28 individuals
Four Individual NAIA National Championships
10 Individual NAIA National Runner-up finishes


Individual Honors
2009 WHAC Coach of the Year (XC)


Outside of Cornerstone
Helped former CU Athletes Derek Scott and Zach Ripley represent Team USA in International competition…helped nine athletes qualify for the USA JR Championships and seven qualify for the USA 

 
 
 
 
  • May. 14 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Last Chance Meet (Hosted by Grand Valley State) - No Team Score - results
  • May. 13 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Second to Last Chance Meet (Hosted by Grand Valley State) - No Team Score - results
  • May. 12 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Dr. Keeler Invitational (Hosted by North Central College) - No Team Score - results
  • May. 11 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Twilight Meet (Hosted by Davenport University) - No Team Score - recap
  • May. 6 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 2 - 2016 WHAC Outdoor Championships (Hosted by Siena Heights University) - 5th of 6 - recap - results
  • May. 5 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 1 - 2016 WHAC Outdoor Championships (Hosted by Siena Heights University) - No Team Score - results
  • Apr. 30 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 3 - 50th Annual Gina Relays (Hosted by Hillsdale College) - No Team Score - recap
  • Apr. 29 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 2 - 50th Annual Gina Relays (Hosted by Hillsdale College) - No Team Score
  • Apr. 28 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 1 - 50th Annual Gina Relays (Hosted by Hillsdale College) - No Team Score
  • Apr. 23 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 2 - Al Owens Classic (Hosted by Grand Valley State) - No Team Score - recap - results