2010 Women's Cross Country
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Rod Wortley
Position: Head Coach
Years Coached: 15th Season
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In his 15th year at the helm of the Cornerstone University Cross Country and Track & Field teams, Coach Wortley has built a nationally recognized program producing the best runners, jumpers and throwers in school history. Every year he has taken athletes to the National Athletic Intercollegiate Association (NAIA) National Championships and over 100 times they have returned with All-America honors along with over 40 All-America Scholar Athlete awards. His athletes have also earned 136 Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) event titles.

Wortley was named NAIA Region VII and VIII track & field Coach of the Year for women in 2001, 04 and 05 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.

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
Katie AllersFR5-8Marne, Mich.Coopersville H.S.
Janelle BrownSR5-8Midland, Mich.Bay City Western H.S.
Jamie CaminitiFR5-1Lapeer, MichLapeer East
Julia ContrerasSO5-11Fowler, MichFowler H.S.
Sunny DeJongSO5-4Alto, Mich.Caledonia H.S.
Brianna HansenFR5-5Algoma, Wisc.Luxemburg-Casco H.S.
Erin LaplanderFR5-3Perrinton, MichFulton H.S.
Monica LawrenceFR5-10Schoolcraft, Mich.Schoolcraft H.S.
Mindy LewisFR5-4Vicksburg, Mich.Vicksburg H.S.
Jill LouisignauFR5-7Beulah, MichBenzie Central H.S.
Audry YongeSO5-6Three Rivers, Mich.Three Rivers H.S.
Rod Wortley - Head Coach - 15th season
Nate Van Holten - Assistant Coach - 9th season
 
 
 
  • Nov. 23 - (14) Women's Cross Country @ NAIA Championship - 20th of 32
  • Nov. 9 - Women's Cross Country @ WHAC Championship - 1st of 10
  • Oct. 26 - Women's Cross Country @ NAIA Great Lakes Invitational - 7th of 33
  • Oct. 12 - Women's Cross Country @ NAIA Preview Meet - 8th of 30
  • Oct. 11 - (16) Women's Cross Country @ Jayhawk Invitational at Muskegon Community College - 4th of 6
  • Oct. 4 - (16) Women's Cross Country @ Lansing Community College Invitational - 2nd of 22