2014-15 Women's Track & Field
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Rod Wortley
Position: Director of Cross Country/Track & Field
Years Coached: 19th Season

Email: rod.wortley@cornerstone.edu

After 17 seasons as the Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track & Field Head Coach, Wortley begins the 2012-2013 school year as the Director of Cross Country and Track & Field. Since 1996 he has built a nationally recognized program producing the best runners jumpers and throwers in school history.

In 28 consecutive NAIA Indoor and Outdoor National Championships, 52 Golden Eagle athletes have earned All-America honors 106 times along with over 45 All-America Scholar Athlete awards. At the conference level, his athletes have won 154 Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference event titles and six Team Championships.

Wortley was named NAIA Region VII and VIII Track & Field Coach of the Year for women in 2001, 2004 and 2005 and for men in 2003. He has also been selected as WHAC Coach of the Year seven times for Cross Country, Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field. He is the current the President of NAIA Cross Country Coaches Association and has served as the Chair of the Outdoor Championships Games Committee and been Head Field Event Referee at four NAIA Championship Meets.

Wortley graduated from Cornerstone in 1988 with a B.A. in English literature. He completed his Master's Degree in English/professional writing at Western Michigan University in 1992. He also holds three U.S.A. Track & Field Level II coaching certifications. His wife, Anita, is also a Cornerstone alumna. They have two children.

 
 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Bailey BroganSODistance Kalamazoo, Mich.Mattawan H.S.
Kaitlyn BronkemaJRSprints McBain, Mich.McBain H.S.
Kaylee CarewSRDistance Casnovia, Mich.Kent City H.S.
Cathy CoryellSOMiddle Distance Hamilton, Mich.Hamilton H.S.
Brittany GreenSRMulti's Monclova, Ohio.Anthony Wayne H.S.
Brianna GriffithsSRDistance/Walks Roselle, Ill.Lake Park H.S.
Larissa HamptonSRSprints Fort Wayne, Ind.Snider H.S.
Mariah HolmesSOVault Tustin, Mich.Pine River H.S.
Trinity HulstJRMiddle Distance Hudsonville, Mich.Byron Center H.S. / Michigan St. Un
Cathy KimSOJumps/Vault Kentwood, Mich.East Kentwood H.S.
Lindsay LipaSRSprints/Jumps Canton, Mich.Plymouth Canton H.S.
Melissa ManlanJRDistance Kalamazoo, Mich.Kalamazoo Central H.S.
Tess OdegardSOJumps Ypsilanti, Mich.Milan H.S.
Julie OosterhouseSRMiddle Distance Byron Center, Mich.Byron Center H.S.
Kayla OvokaitysJRWalks Cedar Springs, Mich.Cedar Springs H.S.
Brooke OwensSOMiddle Distance Sterling Heights, Mich.Sterling Heights Stevenson H.S.
Gabby ReamsSOVault Ada, Mich.Forest Hills Eastern H.S.
Haley RussellSRThrows Leroy, Mich.Pine River H.S.
Lyndee SayersJRHurdles Edison, Ohio.Mt. Gilead Christian H.S.
Leah ShepherdSRDistance Grand Rapids, Mich.East Kentwood H.S.
Rachel SkinnerSOSprints Bolingbrook, Ill.Naperville Central H.S.
Anita SouzaSRHudles/Sprints Varginha, Brazil.Mary Holy Name H.S.
Audrey TremaineJRDistance Jackson, Mich.Leslie H.S.
Sydney TremaineSRDistance Jackson, Mich.Leslie H.S.
Katie WalkerJRSprints Cadillac, Mich.Cadillac H.S.
CallyAnne WymaSRDistance Saint Louis, Mich.Sount Louis H.S.
Paul Koutz - Head Coach - 3rd season
Rod Wortley - Director of Cross Country/Track & Field - 19th season
Kevin Patterson - Assistant Coach - 15th season
Nate Van Holten - Assistant Coach - 13th season
 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Bailey BroganSODistance Kalamazoo, Mich.Mattawan H.S.
Kaitlyn BronkemaJRSprints McBain, Mich.McBain H.S.
Kaylee CarewSRDistance Casnovia, Mich.Kent City H.S.
Cathy CoryellSOMiddle Distance Hamilton, Mich.Hamilton H.S.
Brittany GreenSRMulti's Monclova, Ohio.Anthony Wayne H.S.
Brianna GriffithsSRDistance/Walks Roselle, Ill.Lake Park H.S.
Larissa HamptonSRSprints Fort Wayne, Ind.Snider H.S.
Mariah HolmesSOVault Tustin, Mich.Pine River H.S.
Trinity HulstJRMiddle Distance Hudsonville, Mich.Byron Center H.S. / Michigan St. Un
Cathy KimSOJumps/Vault Kentwood, Mich.East Kentwood H.S.
Lindsay LipaSRSprints/Jumps Canton, Mich.Plymouth Canton H.S.
Melissa ManlanJRDistance Kalamazoo, Mich.Kalamazoo Central H.S.
Tess OdegardSOJumps Ypsilanti, Mich.Milan H.S.
Julie OosterhouseSRMiddle Distance Byron Center, Mich.Byron Center H.S.
Kayla OvokaitysJRWalks Cedar Springs, Mich.Cedar Springs H.S.
Brooke OwensSOMiddle Distance Sterling Heights, Mich.Sterling Heights Stevenson H.S.
Gabby ReamsSOVault Ada, Mich.Forest Hills Eastern H.S.
Haley RussellSRThrows Leroy, Mich.Pine River H.S.
Lyndee SayersJRHurdles Edison, Ohio.Mt. Gilead Christian H.S.
Leah ShepherdSRDistance Grand Rapids, Mich.East Kentwood H.S.
Rachel SkinnerSOSprints Bolingbrook, Ill.Naperville Central H.S.
Anita SouzaSRHudles/Sprints Varginha, Brazil.Mary Holy Name H.S.
Audrey TremaineJRDistance Jackson, Mich.Leslie H.S.
Sydney TremaineSRDistance Jackson, Mich.Leslie H.S.
Katie WalkerJRSprints Cadillac, Mich.Cadillac H.S.
CallyAnne WymaSRDistance Saint Louis, Mich.Sount Louis H.S.
Paul Koutz - Head Coach - 3rd season
Rod Wortley - Director of Cross Country/Track & Field - 19th season
Kevin Patterson - Assistant Coach - 15th season
Nate Van Holten - Assistant Coach - 13th season
 
 
 
  • May. 24 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships - 5th of 98
  • May. 23 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships - No Team Score
  • May. 22 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships - No Team Score
  • May. 10 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ GVSU Last Chance Meet - No Team Score
  • May. 9 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Dr. Keeler Invitational - No Team Score
  • May. 9 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ 2nd to Last Chance Meet - No Team Score
  • May. 8 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Dr. Keeler Invitational - No Team Score
  • May. 2 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ WHAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships - 3rd of 6
  • May. 1 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ WHAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships - No Team Score
  • Apr. 26 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Hillsdale Gina Relays - No Team Score