2011-12 Men's Track & Field
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Rod Wortley
Position: Head Coach
Years Coached: 14th Season
Alma Mater:
616-222-1425
Email: rod.wortley@cornerstone.edu

In his 15 years 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.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Thomas BambachFRDistance  Allendale, Mich.Allendale H.S.
Zach BourdonJRMiddle Distance  Muskegon Mich.Reeths-Puffer H.S.
Jared CourtrightJRDistance  Hudsonville, Mich.Hudsonville H.S.
Michael DarlingFRDistance  Galesburg, Ill.Galesburg H.S.
Adam DuerksenSRSprints/Hurdles  Mancelona, Mich.Mancelona H.S.
Louis FallandSODistance  Nuriootpa, AustrailiaNumonohi Chr. Academy
Tyler GreySOMiddle Distance  Penfield, Ill.Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac
Brandon HartFRJumps  Peaster, TXPeaster H.S.
Nick HayesFRSprints  Holland, Mich.West Ottawa H.S.
Tyler Higgs-DelzelFRThrows  Comstock Park, Mich.Comstock Park H.S.
Cameron HillFRJumps  Marne, Mich.Coopersville H.S.
Joseph HockettSOHurdles  Indianapolis, Ind.Heritage Christian H.S.
Jared HolmbergFRMiddle Distance  Muskegon, Mich.Muskegon H.S.
John KlumppSRHurdles  Wyoming, Mich.Park H.S.
Bryant LangdonJRThrows  Big Rapids, Mich.Big Rapids H.S.
Travis MabeJRDistance  Deford, Mich.Cass City H.S.
Alex MaciasFRSprints  Lansing, Mich.Haslett H.S.
Stephen MurphyJRSprints  Madison Heights, Mich.Rend Lake CC
John NorrisFRThrows  Holland, Mich.Hamilton H.S.
Logan NortonFRVault/Jumps  Comstock Park, Mich.Calvin Christian H.S.
Spencer PerrySOMulti's  Adrian, Mich.Lenawee Christian H.S.
Ross RaymondFRThrows  Tustin, Mich.Pine River H.S.
Cody RischJRDistance/Walk  Mason, Mich.Williamston H.S.
Eric SchroederJRSprints/Jumps  Scotts, Mich.Climax-Scotts H.S.
Tyler SteigengaFRDistance  Holland, Mich.Holland Christian H.S.
Nathan VanderwallFRMiddle Distance  Marne, Mich.Zion Christian H.S.
Ryan VersenSOSprints/Hurdles  Grand Rapids, Mich.Kenowa Hills H.S.
Jeshurun WashingtonFRSprints  Kentwood, Mich.Forest Hills Eastern
Isaac WithrowFRDistance  Tinley Park, Ill.Tinley Park Andrew H.S.
Zach YeoJRSprints  Cedar Springs, Mich.Cedar Springs H.S.
Rod Wortley - Head Coach - 14th season
Paul Koutz - Assistant Coach - 11th season
Nate Van Holten - Assistant Coach - 10th season
Kevin Patterson - Assistant Coach - 12th season
 
 
 
  • Apr. 5 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ Spartan Invitational - No Team Score
  • Apr. 4 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ Spartan Invitational - No Team Score
  • Mar. 29 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ Maple Leaf Invitational - Postponed
  • Mar. 29 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ Grand Rapids Open - Postponed
  • Mar. 8 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships at SPIRE Institute - 12th of 82
  • Mar. 7 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships at SPIRE Institute - No Team Score
  • Mar. 6 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships at SPIRE Institute - No Team Score
  • Feb. 22 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ WHAC Championships at Trine University - 4th of 6
  • Feb. 15 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ Grand Valley State University Big Meet - 18th of 40
  • Feb. 14 - Men's Indoor Track & Field @ Grand Valley State University Big Meet - No Team Score